149:1 Hallelujah. Sing unto the Lord a new song, and His praise in the assembly of the saints.
149:2 Let Israel rejoice in his Maker; let the children of Zion be joyful in their King.
149:3 Let them praise His name in the dance; let them sing praises unto Him with the timbrel and harp.
149:4 For the Lord taketh pleasure in His people; He adorneth the humble with salvation.
149:5 Let the saints exult in glory; let them sing for joy upon their beds.
149:6 Let the high praises of God be in their mouth, and a two-edged sword in their hand;
149:7 To execute vengeance upon the nations, and chastisements upon the peoples;
149:8 To bind their kings with chains, and their nobles with fetters of iron;
149:9 To execute upon them the judgment written; He is the glory of all His saints. Hallelujah.
149:1 halelu yâh shiyru layhvh shiyr châdhâsh tehillâtho biqhalchasiydhiym
149:2 yismach yisrâ'êl be`osâyv benêy-tsiyyon yâghiylubhemalkâm
149:3 yehalelu shemo bhemâchol bethoph vekhinnor yezammeru-lo
149:4 kiy-rotseh Adonay be`ammo yephâ'êr `anâviym biyshu`âh
149:5 ya`lezu chasiydhiym bekhâbhodh yerannenu `al-mishkebhothâm
149:6 romemoth'êl bighronâm vecherebh piyphiyyoth beyâdhâm
149:7 la`asoth neqâmâhbaggoyim tokhêchoth bal-'ummiym
149:8 le'sor malkhêyhem beziqqiymvenikhbedhêyhem bekhabhlêy bharzel
149:9 la`asoth bâhem mishpâth kâthubhhâdhâr hu' lekhol-chasiydhâyv halelu-yâh
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