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Judges 5
New American Standard Bible

The Song of Deborah and Barak

5Then Deborah and Barak the son of Abinoam sang on that day, saying,H7891H1683H1301H1121H42H3117H559 2"That the leaders led in Israel, That the people volunteered, Bless the LORD!H1288H3068H6544H6546H3478H5971H5068 3"Hear, O kings; give ear, O rulers! I— to the LORD, I will sing, I will sing praise to the LORD, the God of Israel.H8085H4428H238H7336H7891H3068H2167H3068H430H3478 4"LORD, when Thou didst go out from Seir, When Thou didst march from the field of Edom, The earth quaked, the heavens also dripped, Even the clouds dripped water.H3068H3318H8165H6805H7704H123H776H7493H8064H5197H5645H5197H4325 5"The mountains quaked at the presence of the LORD, This Sinai, at the presence of the LORD, the God of Israel.H2022H5140H6440H3068H5514H6440H3068H430H3478 6"In the days of Shamgar the son of Anath, In the days of Jael, the highways were deserted, And travelers went by roundabout ways.H3117H8044H1121H6067H3117H3278H734H2308H1980H3212H6128H5410 7"The peasantry ceased, they ceased in Israel, Until I, Deborah, arose, Until I arose, a mother in Israel.H6520H2308H2308H3478H1683H6965H6965H517H3478 8"New gods were chosen; Then war [was] in the gates. Not a shield or a spear was seen Among forty thousand in Israel.H977H2319H430H3901H8179H4043H7420H7200H705H505H3478 9"My heart [goes out] to the commanders of Israel, The volunteers among the people; Bless the LORD!H3820H2710H3478H5068H5971H1288H3068 10"You who ride on white donkeys, You who sit on [rich] carpets, And you who travel on the road— sing!H7878H7392H6715H860H3427H4055H1980H1870 11"At the sound of those who divide [flocks] among the watering places, There they shall recount the righteous deeds of the LORD, The righteous deeds for His peasantry in Israel. Then the people of the LORD went down to the gates.H6963H2686H4857H8567H6666H3068H6666H6520H3478H5971H3068H3381H8179 12"Awake, awake, Deborah; Awake, awake, sing a song! Arise, Barak, and take away your captives, O son of Abinoam.H5782H5782H1683H5782H5782H1696H7892H6965H1301H7628H7617H1121H42 13"Then survivors came down to the nobles; The people of the LORD came down to me as warriors.H8300H7287H117H5971H3068H7287H1368 14"From Ephraim those whose root is in Amalek [came down,] Following you, Benjamin, with your peoples; From Machir commanders came down, And from Zebulun those who wield the staff of office.H669H8328H6002H310H1144H5971H4353H3381H2710H2074H4900H7626H5608 15"And the princes of Issachar [were] with Deborah; As [was] Issachar, so [was] Barak; Into the valley they rushed at his heels; Among the divisions of Reuben [There were] great resolves of heart.H8269H3485H1683H3485H1301H7971H7272H6010H6390H7205H1419H2711H3820 16"Why did you sit among the sheepfolds, To hear the piping for the flocks? Among the divisions of Reuben [There were] great searchings of heart.H3427H996H4942H8085H8292H5739H6390H7205H1419H2714H3820 17"Gilead remained across the Jordan; And why did Dan stay in ships? Asher sat at the seashore, And remained by its landings.H1568H7931H5676H3383H1835H1481H591H836H3427H3220H2348H7931H4664 18"Zebulun [was] a people who despised their lives [even] to death, And Naphtali also, on the high places of the field.H2074H5321H5971H2778H5315H4191H4791H7704 19"The kings came [and] fought; Then fought the kings of Canaan At Taanach near the waters of Megiddo; They took no plunder in silver.H4428H935H3898H3898H4428H3667H8590H4325H4023H3947H1215H3701 20"The stars fought from heaven, From their courses they fought against Sisera.H3898H8064H3556H4546H3898H5516 21"The torrent of Kishon swept them away, The ancient torrent, the torrent Kishon. O my soul, march on with strength.H5158H7028H1640H6917H5158H5158H7028H5315H1869H5797 22"Then the horses' hoofs beat From the dashing, the dashing of his valiant steeds.H6119H5483H1986H1726H1726H47 23'Curse Meroz,' said the angel of the LORD, 'Utterly curse its inhabitants; Because they did not come to the help of the LORD, To the help of the LORD against the warriors.'H779H4789H559H4397H3068H779H779H3427H935H5833H3068H5833H3068H1368 24"Most blessed of women is Jael, The wife of Heber the Kenite; Most blessed is she of women in the tent.H1288H802H3278H802H2268H7017H1288H802H168 25"He asked for water [and] she gave him milk; In a magnificent bowl she brought him curds.H7592H4325H5414H2461H7126H2529H117H5602 26"She reached out her hand for the tent peg, And her right hand for the workmen's hammer. Then she struck Sisera, she smashed his head; And she shattered and pierced his temple.H7971H3027H3489H3225H6001H1989H1986H5516H4277H7218H4272H2498H7541 27"Between her feet he bowed, he fell, he lay; Between her feet he bowed, he fell; Where he bowed, there he fell dead.H7272H3766H5307H7901H7272H3766H5307H834H3766H5307H7703 28"Out of the window she looked and lamented, The mother of Sisera through the lattice, 'Why does his chariot delay in coming? Why do the hoofbeats of his chariots tarry?'H517H5516H8259H2474H2980H822H7393H954H935H309H6471H4818 29"Her wise princesses would answer her, Indeed she repeats her words to herself,H2450H8282H6030H7725H561 30'Are they not finding, are they not dividing the spoil? A maiden, two maidens for every warrior; To Sisera a spoil of dyed work, A spoil of dyed work embroidered, Dyed work of double embroidery on the neck of the spoiler?'H4672H2505H7998H7218H1397H7356H7361H5516H7998H6648H7998H6648H7553H6648H7553H6677H7998 31"Thus let all Thine enemies perish, O LORD; But let those who love Him be like the rising of the sun in its might." And the land was undisturbed for forty years.H341H6H3068H157H8121H3318H1369H776H8252H705H8141


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