1: My heart is steadfast, God. I will sing and I will make music with my soul.
2: Wake up, harp and lyre! I will wake up the dawn.
3: I will give thanks to you, Yahweh, among the nations. I will sing praises to you among the peoples.
4: For your loving kindness is great above the heavens. Your faithfulness reaches to the skies.
5: Be exalted, God, above the heavens! Let your glory be over all the earth.
6: That your beloved may be delivered, save with your right hand, and answer us.
7: God has spoken from his sanctuary: "In triumph, I will divide Shechem, and measure out the valley of Succoth.
8: Gilead is mine. Manasseh is mine. Ephraim also is my helmet. Judah is my scepter.
9: Moab is my wash pot. I will toss my sandal on Edom. I will shout over Philistia."
10: Who will bring me into the fortified city? Who has led me to Edom?
11: Haven't you rejected us, God? You don't go forth, God, with our armies.
12: Give us help against the enemy, for the help of man is vain.
13: Through God, we will do valiantly. For it is he who will tread down our enemies. Psalm 109 For the Chief Musician. A Psalm by David.