Psalms - Chapter 76 | New King James Version

  • 1. To the Chief Musician. On stringed instruments. {cf2super [70]} A Psalm of Asaph. A Song. In Judah God is known; His name is great in Israel.
  • 2. In Salem {cf2super [71]} also is His tabernacle, And His dwelling place in Zion.
  • 3. There He broke the arrows of the bow, The shield and sword of battle. Selah
  • 4. You are more glorious and excellent Than the mountains of prey.
  • 5. The stouthearted were plundered; They have sunk into their sleep; And none of the mighty men have found the use of their hands.
  • 6. At Your rebuke, O God of Jacob, Both the chariot and horse were cast into a dead sleep.
  • 7. You, Yourself, are to be feared; And who may stand in Your presence When once You are angry?
  • 8. You caused judgment to be heard from heaven; The earth feared and was still,
  • 9. When God arose to judgment, To deliver all the oppressed of the earth. Selah
  • 10. Surely the wrath of man shall praise You; With the remainder of wrath You shall gird Yourself.
  • 11. Make vows to the Lord your God, and pay them; Let all who are around Him bring presents to Him who ought to be feared.
  • 12. He shall cut off the spirit of princes; He is awesome to the kings of the earth.