Psalm 85New American Bible (Revised Edition) (NABRE)
Prayer for Divine Favor
1 For the leader. A psalm of the Korahites.
2 You once favored, Lord, your land,
restored the captives of Jacob.
3 You forgave the guilt of your people,
pardoned all their sins.
4 You withdrew all your wrath,
turned back from your burning anger.
5 Restore us, God of our salvation;
let go of your displeasure with us.
6 Will you be angry with us forever,
prolong your anger for all generations?
7 Certainly you will again restore our life,
that your people may rejoice in you.
8 Show us, Lord, your mercy;
grant us your salvation.
9 I will listen for what God, the Lord, has to say;
surely he will speak of peace
To his people and to his faithful.
May they not turn to foolishness!
10 Near indeed is his salvation for those who fear him;
glory will dwell in our land.
11 Love and truth will meet;
justice and peace will kiss.
12 Truth will spring from the earth;
justice will look down from heaven.
13 Yes, the Lord will grant his bounty;
our land will yield its produce.
14 Justice will march before him,
and make a way for his footsteps.
New American Bible (Revised Edition) (NABRE)
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