Add parallel Print Page Options

The Lord has broken the staff of the wicked,
    the scepter of rulers,
that smote the peoples in wrath
    with unceasing blows,
that ruled the nations in anger
    with unrelenting persecution.
The whole earth is at rest and quiet;
    they break forth into singing.

Read full chapter

Bible Gateway Recommends

Spiritual Warfare Bible, Imitation Leather
Spiritual Warfare Bible, Imitation Leather
Retail: $69.95
Our Price: $62.96
Save: $6.99 (10%)
New Testament and Psalms for Men, Imitation Leather
New Testament and Psalms for Men, Imitation Leather
Retail: $29.95
Our Price: $20.99
Save: $8.96 (30%)
RSV Catholic Bible, Edition 2, Cloth
RSV Catholic Bible, Edition 2, Cloth
Retail: $31.95
Our Price: $28.76
Save: $3.19 (10%)
The Catholic Family Bible, (RSV) Ivory Hardcover
The Catholic Family Bible, (RSV) Ivory Hardcover
Retail: $79.95
Our Price: $57.99
Save: $21.96 (27%)
5.0 of 5.0 stars
RSV Ignatius Catholic Study Bible New Testament 2nd Edition
RSV Ignatius Catholic Study Bible New Testament 2nd Edition
Retail: $24.95
Our Price: $21.99
Save: $2.96 (12%)
5.0 of 5.0 stars