Psalms 149

Psalms 149:1  
Praise Yahweh! Sing to Yahweh a new song, his praise in the assembly of the saints.

Psalms 149:2  
Let Israel rejoice in him who made them. Let the children of Zion be joyful in their King.

Psalms 149:3  
Let them praise his name in the dance! Let them sing praises to him with tambourine and harp!

Psalms 149:4  
For Yahweh takes pleasure in his people. He crowns the humble with salvation.

Psalms 149:5  
Let the saints rejoice in honor. Let them sing for joy on their beds.

Psalms 149:6  
May the high praises of God be in their mouths, and a two-edged sword in their hand,

Psalms 149:7  
to execute vengeance on the nations, and punishments on the peoples;

Psalms 149:8  
to bind their kings with chains, and their nobles with fetters of iron;

Psalms 149:9  
to execute on them the written judgment. All his saints have this honor. Praise Yah!

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