Give the king thy judgments, O God, and thy righteousness unto the king's son. (Psalm 72:1)

He shall judge thy people with righteousness, and thy poor with judgment. (Psalm 72:2)

The mountains shall bring peace to the people, and the little hills, by righteousness. (Psalm 72:3)

He shall judge the poor of the people, he shall save the children of the needy, and shall break in pieces the oppressor. (Psalm 72:4)

They shall fear thee as long as the sun and moon endure, throughout all generations. (Psalm 72:5)

He shall come down like rain upon the mown grass: as showers that water the earth. (Psalm 72:6)

In his days shall the righteous flourish; and abundance of peace so long as the moon endureth. (Psalm 72:7)

He shall have dominion also from sea to sea, and from the river unto the ends of the earth. (Psalm 72:8)

They that dwell in the wilderness shall bow before him; and his enemies shall lick the dust. (Psalm 72:9)

The kings of Tarshish and of the isles shall bring presents: the kings of Sheba and Seba shall offer gifts. (Psalm 72:10)

Yea, all kings shall fall down before him: all nations shall serve him. (Psalm 72:11)

For he shall deliver the needy when he crieth; the poor also, and him that hath no helper. (Psalm 72:12)

He shall spare the poor and needy, and shall save the souls of the needy. (Psalm 72:13)

He shall redeem their soul from deceit and violence: and precious shall their blood be in his sight. (Psalm 72:14)

And he shall live, and to him shall be given of the gold of Sheba: prayer also shall be made for him continually; and daily shall he be praised. (Psalm 72:15)

There shall be an handful of corn in the earth upon the top of the mountains; the fruit thereof shall shake like Lebanon: and they of the city shall flourish like grass of the earth. (Psalm 72:16)

His name shall endure for ever: his name shall be continued as long as the sun: and men shall be blessed in him: all nations shall call him blessed. (Psalm 72:17)

Blessed be the LORD God, the God of Israel, who only doeth wondrous things. (Psalm 72:18)

And blessed be his glorious name for ever: and let the whole earth be filled with his glory; Amen, and Amen. (Psalm 72:19)

The prayers of David the son of Jesse are ended. (Psalm 72:20)


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