My heart overflows with a noble theme. I recite my verses for the king. My tongue is like the pen of a skillful writer.
"The Spirit of Yahweh spoke by me. His word was on my tongue.
For I am full of words. The spirit within me constrains me.
My words shall utter the uprightness of my heart. That which my lips know they shall speak sincerely.
this Ezra went up from Babylon: and he was a ready scribe in the law of Moses, which Yahweh, the God of Israel, had given; and the king granted him all his request, according to the hand of Yahweh his God on him.
"Yet I have set my King on my holy hill of Zion."
Lift up your heads, you gates! Be lifted up, you everlasting doors, and the King of glory will come in.
Save me, God, for the waters have come up to my neck!
The Song of songs, which is Solomon's. Beloved
While the king sat at his table, my perfume spread its fragrance.
Let me sing for my well beloved a song of my beloved about his vineyard. My beloved had a vineyard on a very fruitful hill.
Behold, a king shall reign in righteousness, and princes shall rule in justice.
The good man out of his good treasure brings out good things, and the evil man out of his evil treasure brings out evil things.
Then the King will tell those on his right hand, 'Come, blessed of my Father, inherit the Kingdom prepared for you from the foundation of the world;
They set up over his head the accusation against him written, "THIS IS JESUS, THE KING OF THE JEWS."
For no prophecy ever came by the will of man: but holy men of God spoke, being moved by the Holy Spirit.
Hear us, Shepherd of Israel, you who lead Joseph like a flock, you who sit above the cherubim, shine forth.
Yahweh says to my Lord, "Sit at my right hand, until I make your enemies your footstool for your feet."
Hear, for I will speak excellent things. The opening of my lips is for right things.