1: Yahweh, you have been favorable to your land. You have restored the fortunes of Jacob.
2: You have forgiven the iniquity of your people. You have covered all their sin. Selah.
3: You have taken away all your wrath. You have turned from the fierceness of your anger.
4: Turn us, God of our salvation, and cause your indignation toward us to cease.
5: Will you be angry with us forever? Will you draw out your anger to all generations?
6: Won't you revive us again, that your people may rejoice in you?
7: Show us your loving kindness, Yahweh. Grant us your salvation.
8: I will hear what God, Yahweh, will speak, for he will speak peace to his people, his saints; but let them not turn again to folly.
9: Surely his salvation is near those who fear him, that glory may dwell in our land.
10: Mercy and truth meet together. Righteousness and peace have kissed each other.
11: Truth springs out of the earth. Righteousness has looked down from heaven.
12: Yes, Yahweh will give that which is good. Our land will yield its increase.
13: Righteousness goes before him, And prepares the way for his steps. Psalm 86 A Prayer by David.