Psalm 89:1-4

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Psalm 89In Hebrew texts 89:1-52 is numbered 89:2-53. 1A maskil Title: Probably a literary or musical term of Ethan the Ezrahite. I will sing of the LORD ’s great love forever; with my mouth I will make your faithfulness known through all generations.

2I will declare that your love stands firm forever, that you have established your faithfulness in heaven itself.

3You said, “I have made a covenant with my chosen one, I have sworn to David my servant,

4‘I will establish your line forever and make your throne firm through all generations.’ ” The Hebrew has Selah (a word of uncertain meaning) here and at the end of verses 37, 45 and 48.