Psalms 67:1

NET ©

For the music director; to be accompanied by stringed instruments; a psalm, a song. May God show us his favor and bless us! May he smile on us! (Selah)

NIV ©

For the director of music. With stringed instruments. A psalm. A song. May God be gracious to us and bless us and make his face shine upon us, Selah

NASB ©

<<For the choir director; with stringed instruments. A Psalm. A Song.>> God be gracious to us and bless us, And cause His face to shine upon us— Selah.

NLT ©

<<For the choir director: A psalm, to be accompanied by stringed instruments. A song.>> May God be merciful and bless us. May his face shine with favor upon us. Interlude

MSG ©

God, mark us with grace and blessing! Smile!

BBE ©

<To the chief music-maker. With corded instruments. A Psalm. A Song.> May God give us mercy and blessing, and let the light of his face be shining on us; (Selah.)

NRSV ©

May God be gracious to us and bless us and make his face to shine upon us, Selah

NKJV ©

<<To the Chief Musician. On stringed instruments. A Psalm. A Song.>> God be merciful to us and bless us, And cause His face to shine upon us. Selah

KJV
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<To the chief Musician <05329> (8764)
on Neginoth
<05058>_,
A Psalm
<04210>
[or] Song
<07892>.>>
God
<0430>
be merciful
<02603> (8799)
unto us, and bless
<01288> (8762)
us; [and] cause his face
<06440>
to shine
<0215> (8686)
upon us; Selah
<05542>_.
{chief...: or, overseer} {upon: Heb. with}
HEBREW
hlo
<05542>
wnta
<0854>
wynp
<06440>
ray
<0215>
wnkrbyw
<01288>
wnnxy
<02603>
Myhla ((2))
<0430>
rys
<07892>
rwmzm
<04210>
tnygnb
<05068>
xunml (67:1)
<05329>
LXXM
(66:1) eiv
<1519>  
PREP
to
<3588>  
T-ASN
telov
<5056>  
N-ASN
en
<1722>  
PREP
umnoiv
<5215>  
N-DPM
qalmov
<5568>  
N-NSM
wdhv
<3592>  
N-GSF
(66:2) o
<3588>  
T-NSM
yeov
<2316>  
N-NSM
oiktirhsai
<3627>  
V-AMD-2S
hmav
<1473>  
P-AP
kai
<2532>  
CONJ
euloghsai
<2127>  
V-AAO-3S
hmav
<1473>  
P-AP
epifanai
 
V-AMD-2S
to
<3588>  
T-ASN
proswpon
<4383>  
N-ASN
autou
<846>  
D-GSM
ef
<1909>  
PREP
hmav
<1473>  
P-AP
diaqalma
 
N-NSN
NET © [draft] ITL
For the music director
<05329>
; to be accompanied
<05068>
by stringed instruments
<05068>
; a psalm
<04210>
, a song
<07892>
. May God
<0430>
show us his favor
<02603>
and bless
<01288>
us! May he smile
<0215>
on us! (Selah
<05542>
)
NET © Notes

sn Psalm 67. The psalmist prays for God’s blessing upon his people and urges the nations to praise him for he is the just ruler of the world.

tn Or “have mercy on us.”

tn The prefixed verbal forms are understood as jussives expressing the psalmist’s prayer. Note the jussive form יָאֵר (yaer) in the next line.

tn Heb “may he cause his face to shine with us.”