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Psalm 79 :: Young's Literal Translation (YLT)

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Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 79:1 - A Psalm of Asaph. O God, nations have come into Thy inheritance, They have defiled Thy holy temple, They made Jerusalem become heaps,

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 79:2 - They gave the dead bodies of Thy servants Food for the fowls of the heavens, The flesh of Thy saints For the wild beast of the earth.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 79:3 - They have shed their blood As water round about Jerusalem, And there is none burying.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 79:4 - We have been a reproach to our neighbours, A scorn and a derision to our surrounders.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 79:5 - Till when, O Jehovah? art Thou angry for ever? Thy jealousy doth burn as fire.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 79:6 - Pour Thy fury on the nations who have not known Thee, And on kingdoms that have not called in Thy name.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 79:7 - For one hath devoured Jacob, And his habitation they have made desolate.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 79:8 - Remember not for us the iniquities of forefathers, Haste, let Thy mercies go before us, For we have been very weak.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 79:9 - Help us, O God of our salvation, Because of the honour of Thy name, And deliver us, and cover over our sins, For Thy name's sake.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 79:10 - Why do the nations say, 'Where is their God?' Let be known among the nations before our eyes, The vengeance of the blood of Thy servants that is shed.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 79:11 - Let the groaning of the prisoner come in before Thee, According to the greatness of Thine arm, Leave Thou the sons of death.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 79:12 - And turn Thou back to our neighbours, Sevenfold unto their bosom, their reproach, Wherewith they reproached Thee, O Lord.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 79:13 - And we, Thy people, and the flock of Thy pasture, We give thanks to Thee to the age, To all generations we recount Thy praise!
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The Young's Literal Translation was translated by Robert Young, who believed in a strictly literal translation of God's word. This version of the Bible is in the public domain.

 
 
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