It struck the peoples in anger
with unceasing blows.
It subdued the nations in rage
with relentless persecution.
All the earth is calm and at rest;
people shout with a ringing cry.
Even the cypresses and the cedars of Lebanon
rejoice over you:(A)
“Since you have been laid low,
no woodcutter has come against us.”

Read full chapter

Bible Gateway Recommends

HCSB Personal Size Study Bible, Espresso and Teal LeatherTouch
HCSB Personal Size Study Bible, Espresso and Teal LeatherTouch
Retail: $59.99
Our Price: $9.49
Save: $50.50 (84%)
4.5 of 5.0 stars
HCSB Compact Ultrathin Bible--soft leather-look, cobalt blue
HCSB Compact Ultrathin Bible--soft leather-look, cobalt blue
Retail: $17.99
Our Price: $3.49
Save: $14.50 (81%)
4.5 of 5.0 stars
HCSB Study Bible for Kids, Dinosaur LeatherTouch
HCSB Study Bible for Kids, Dinosaur LeatherTouch
Retail: $29.99
Our Price: $8.00
Save: $21.99 (73%)
5.0 of 5.0 stars

Bible Gateway Sponsors