God is known in Judah; in Israel his reputation is great.
His abode is in Salem, his dwelling place in Zion.
There he shattered sharp arrows, shields, swords, and weapons of war. Interlude
You are enveloped by light; more majestic than mountains filled with game.
No Themes for this verse.
Brave men were plundered while they slumbered in their sleep. All the men of the army were immobilized.
At the sound of your battle cry, God of Jacob, both horse and chariot rider fell into deep sleep.
You are awesome! who can stand in your presence when you're angry?
From heaven you declared judgment. The earth stands in awe and is quiet
when God arose to execute justice and to deliver all the afflicted of the earth. Interlude
Even human anger praises you; you will wear the survivors of your wrath as an ornament.
Let everyone who surrounds the LORD your God make a vow and fulfill it to the Awesome One.
He will humble the arrogant commanders-in-chief, instilling fear among the kings of the earth. To the director: To Jeduthun. A psalm of Asaph.