22:22 I will declare your name to my countrymen! 1
In the middle of the assembly I will praise you!
22:23 You loyal followers of the Lord, 2 praise him!
All you descendants of Jacob, honor him!
All you descendants of Israel, stand in awe of him! 3
22:27 Let all the people of the earth acknowledge the Lord and turn to him! 4
Let all the nations 5 worship you! 6
22:31 They will come and tell about his saving deeds; 7
they will tell a future generation what he has accomplished. 8
1 tn Or “brothers,” but here the term does not carry a literal familial sense. It refers to the psalmist’s fellow members of the Israelite covenant community (see v. 23).
2 tn Heb “[you] fearers of the
3 tn Heb “fear him.”
4 tn Heb “may all the ends of the earth remember and turn to the
5 tn Heb “families of the nations.”
6 tn Heb “before you.”
7 tn Heb “his righteousness.” Here the noun צִדָקָה (tsidaqah) refers to the Lord’s saving deeds whereby he vindicates the oppressed.
8 tn Heb “to a people [to be] born that he has acted.” The words “they will tell” are supplied in the translation for stylistic reasons.