21:1 To the chief Musician, a Psalm of David. The king shall joy
in thy strength, O LORD; and in thy salvation how greatly shall
21:2 Thou hast given him his heart's desire, and hast not
withheld the request of his lips. Selah.
21:3 For thou hast met him with the blessings of goodness: thou
hast set a crown of pure gold on his head.
21:4 He asked life of thee, [and] thou gavest [it] to him,
[even] length of days for ever and ever.
21:5 His glory [is] great in thy salvation: honor and majesty
hast thou laid upon him.
21:6 For thou hast made him most blessed for ever: thou hast
made him exceeding glad with thy countenance.
21:7 For the king trusteth in the LORD, and through the mercy of
the most High he shall not be moved.
21:8 Thy hand shall find out all thy enemies: thy right hand
shall find out those that hate thee.
21:9 Thou shalt make them as a fiery oven in the time of thy
anger: the LORD shall swallow them up in his wrath, and the
fire shall devour them.
21:10 Their fruit shalt thou destroy from the earth, and their
seed from among the children of men.
21:11 For they intended evil against thee: they imagined a
mischievous device, [which] they are not able [to perform].
21:12 Therefore shalt thou make them turn their back, [when]
thou shalt make ready [thy arrows] upon thy strings against the
face of them.
21:13 Be thou exalted, LORD, in thy own strength: [so] will we
sing and praise thy power.