The book of Psalms

Chapter 72

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A Psalm for Solomon


David prays for Solomon
Psalm 72:1 Messianic Prophecy Give the king thy judgments, O God, and thy righteousness unto the king's son.
Describing the kingdom
Psalm 72:2 Messianic Prophecy He shall judge thy people with righteousness, and thy poor with judgment.
Psalm 72:3 Messianic Prophecy The mountains shall bring peace to the people, and the little hills, by righteousness.
Psalm 72:4 Messianic Prophecy He shall judge the poor of the people, he shall save the children of the needy, and shall break in pieces the oppressor.
Psalm 72:5 Messianic Prophecy They shall fear thee as long as the sun and moon endure, throughout all generations.
Psalm 72:6 Messianic Prophecy He shall come down like rain upon the mown grass: as showers that water the earth.
Psalm 72:7 Messianic Prophecy In his days shall the righteous flourish; and abundance of peace so long as the moon endureth.
Psalm 72:8 Messianic Prophecy He shall have dominion also from sea to sea, and from the river unto the ends of the earth.
Psalm 72:9 Messianic Prophecy They that dwell in the wilderness shall bow before him; and his enemies shall lick the dust.
Psalm 72:10 Messianic Prophecy The kings of Tarshish and of the isles shall bring presents: the kings of Sheba and Seba shall offer gifts.
Psalm 72:11 Messianic Prophecy Yea, all kings shall fall down before him: all nations shall serve him.
Psalm 72:12 Messianic Prophecy For he shall deliver the needy when he crieth; the poor also, and him that hath no helper.
Psalm 72:13 Messianic Prophecy He shall spare the poor and needy, and shall save the souls of the needy.
Psalm 72:14 Messianic Prophecy He shall redeem their soul from deceit and violence: and precious shall their blood be in his sight.
Psalm 72:15 Messianic Prophecy 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 72:16 Messianic Prophecy 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 72:17 Messianic Prophecy 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 72:18 Messianic Prophecy Blessed be the Lord God, the God of Israel, who only doeth wondrous things.
Psalm 72:19 Messianic Prophecy And blessed be his glorious name for ever: and let the whole earth be filled with his glory; Amen, and Amen.
Psalm 72:20 The prayers of David the son of Jesse are ended.
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