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Psalm 45 :: New English Translation (NET)

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Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 45:1 - My heart is stirred by a beautiful song. I say, "I have composed this special song for the king; my tongue is as skilled as the stylus of an experienced scribe."
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 45:2 - You are the most handsome of all men! You speak in an impressive and fitting manner! For this reason God grants you continual blessings.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 45:3 - Strap your sword to your thigh, O warrior! Appear in your majestic splendor!
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 45:4 - Appear in your majesty and be victorious! Ride forth for the sake of what is right, on behalf of justice! Then your right hand will accomplish mighty acts!
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 45:5 - Your arrows are sharp and penetrate the hearts of the king's enemies. Nations fall at your feet.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 45:6 - Your throne, O God, is permanent. The scepter of your kingdom is a scepter of justice.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 45:7 - You love justice and hate evil. For this reason God, your God has anointed you with the oil of joy, elevating you above your companions.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 45:8 - All your garments are perfumed with myrrh, aloes, and cassia. From the luxurious palaces comes the music of stringed instruments that makes you happy.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 45:9 - Princesses are among your honored guests, your bride stands at your right hand, wearing jewelry made with gold from Ophir.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 45:10 - Listen, O princess! Observe and pay attention! Forget your homeland and your family!
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 45:11 - Then the king will be attracted by your beauty. After all, he is your master! Submit to him!
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 45:12 - Rich people from Tyre will seek your favor by bringing a gift.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 45:13 - The princess looks absolutely magnificent, decked out in pearls and clothed in a brocade trimmed with gold.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 45:14 - In embroidered robes she is escorted to the king. Her attendants, the maidens of honor who follow her, are led before you.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 45:15 - They are bubbling with joy as they walk in procession and enter the royal palace.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 45:16 - Your sons will carry on the dynasty of your ancestors; you will make them princes throughout the land.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 45:17 - I will proclaim your greatness through the coming years, then the nations will praise you forever.

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