108:1 A Song, a Psalm of David.

108:2 My heart is steadfast, O God; I will sing, yea, I will sing praises, even with my glory.

108:3 Awake, psaltery and harp; I will awake the dawn.

108:4 I will give thanks unto Thee, O the Lord, among the peoples; and I will sing praises unto Thee among the nations.

108:5 For Thy mercy is great above the heavens, and Thy truth reacheth unto the skies.

108:6 Be Thou exalted, O God, above the heavens; and Thy glory be above all the earth.

108:7 That Thy beloved may be delivered, save with Thy right hand, and answer me.

108:8 God spoke in His holiness, that I would exult; that I would divide Shechem, and mete out the valley of Succoth.

108:9 Gilead is mine, Manasseh is mine; Ephraim also is the defence of my head; Judah is my sceptre.

108:10 Moab is my washpot; upon Edom do I cast my shoe; over Philistia do I cry aloud.

108:11 Who will bring me into the fortified city? Who will lead me unto Edom?

108:12 Hast not Thou cast us off, O God? and Thou goest not forth, O God, with our hosts?

108:13 Give us help against the adversary; for vain is the help of man.

108:14 Through God we shall do valiantly; for He it is that will tread down our adversaries.

Hebrew Transliteration

108:1 shiyr mizmor ledhâvidh

108:2 nâkhon libbiy 'elohiym 'âshiyrâhva'azammerâh 'aph-kebhodhiy

108:3 `urâh hannêbhel vekhinnor 'â`iyrâhshâchar

108:4 'odhekha bhâ`ammiym Adonay va'azammerkhabal-'ummiym

108:5 kiy-ghâdhol mê`al-shâmayim chasdekha ve`adh-shechâqiym'amittekha

108:6 rumâh `al-shâmayim 'elohiym ve`al kol-hâ'âretskebhodhekha

108:7 lema`an yêchâltsun yedhiydheykha hoshiy`âh yemiynkhava`anêniy

108:8 'elohiym dibber beqodhsho 'e`lozâh 'achalleqâh shekhemve`êmeq sukkoth 'amaddêdh

108:9 liy ghil`âdh liy menasheh ve'ephrayimmâ`oz ro'shiy yehudhâh mechoqeqiy

108:10 mo'âbh siyr rachtsiy `al-'edhom'ashliykh na`aliy `alêy-phelesheth 'ethro`â`

108:11 miy yobhilêniy `iyr mibhtsârmiy nâchaniy `adh-'edhom

108:12 halo'-'elohiym zenachtânu velo'-thêtsê''elohiym betsibh'othêynu

108:13 hâbhâh-lânu `ezrâth mitsâr veshâv' teshu`ath'âdhâm

108:14 bê'lohiym na`aseh-châyil vehu' yâbhus tsârêynu

This version of the psalms is from the Jewish Publication Society (JPS),
a translation of the Hebrew Bible published in 1917.

The text is in the public domain.

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