Psalms

Psalm 149 ©

1The Prophet exhorteth to praise God for his love to the church, 5and for that power which he hath given to his saints.

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PRAISE1 ye the LORD. aSing unto the LORD a new song, and his praise bin the congregation of saints.

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cLet Israel rejoice in him that dmade him: let the children of Zion be joyful in their eKing.

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fLet them praise his name 2in the dance: let them sing praises unto him with the *timbrel and harp.

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For gthe LORD taketh pleasure in his people: hhe will beautify the meek with salvation.

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iLet the saints be joyful in glory: let them sing aloud jupon their beds.

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Let kthe high praises of God be in their 3mouth, and a ltwoedged sword in their hand;

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To mexecute vengeance upon the heathen, and punishments upon the people;

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To bind their kings with chains, and their nobles with *fetters of iron;

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To nexecute upon them the judgment owritten: pthis honour have all his saints. qPraise ye the LORD.