A Song of Deliverance
In that day they shall sing this song upon the
land of Judea, Behold, [2
a strong]; and [2
our deliverance 1
he shall establish] for the wall and rampart.
Open O gates! Enter! O people guarding righteousness, and guarding truth;
taking hold of truth, and guarding peace.
For upon you we hoped, O LORD
unto the eon, the [3
who humbling, he led down the ones dwelling on high. [3
You shall throw down], and lead them
down unto the
will tread 4
gentle] and of humble rostrums.
way of the
becomes]; and [5is
being prepared 1
of the 4
For the way of the LORD is
equitable; we hoped upon your name, and upon the remembrance of you
our soul]. From out of the
rises early 1
my spirit] to you, O God, because [2are
your orders] upon the earth. [2
Learn], O ones dwelling upon the earth!
impious]; in no way should he learn righteousness upon the earth; [3
no way 2
should he execute]. Lift away the impious! that he should not behold the glory of the LORD
arm], but they did not know; but in knowing they shall be ashamed; zeal shall take hold [2
of an uninstructed]; and now fire [2
our God, [2
give] to us! for all things
you rendered to us.
our God, acquire us! O LORD
, outside of you there is
no other we know. [2
your name 1
But the dead [3
in no way 2
shall see], nor shall physicians in any way raise them up. On account of this you struck, and destroyed; and you lifted away every male of them.
Add to them bad things
, O LORD
, add bad things
to the glorious ones of the earth!
, in affliction we remembered you; in [2
small] your instruction is with
And as a woman
travailing approaches to give birth, and over her birth
pangs she cries out, so we were to your beloved.
Because of the fear of you, O LORD
we conceived], and travailed, and birthed the
breath of your deliverance, which you did upon the earth. We shall not fall, but [7
shall fall 1
the ones 3
shall rise up 1
dead], and [5
shall be raised 1
the ones 2
sepulchres], and [5
shall be glad 1
the ones 2
earth], for the dew by you [2
a cure 3
to them 1
is]; but the land of the impious shall fall.
Proceed, O my people! Enter into your inner chambers! Lock your door! Be concealed a little! as much as this
, as much as that
, until whenever [4
should go by 1
anger 3of the LORD
For behold the LORD
holy place 1
anger] upon the ones dwelling upon the earth; and [3
shall uncover 1
earth] her blood, and shall not cover up the ones being done away with any more.