Psalm 82:1-8

A melody of Aʹsaph.+ 82  God takes his place in the divine assembly;*+In the middle of the gods* he judges:+   “How long will you continue to judge with injustice+And show partiality to the wicked?+ (Selah)   Defend* the lowly and the fatherless.+ Render justice to the helpless and destitute.+   Rescue the lowly and the poor;Save them out of the hand of the wicked.”   They do not know, nor do they understand;+They are walking about in darkness;All the foundations of the earth are being shaken.+   “I have said, ‘You are gods,*+All of you are sons of the Most High.   But you will die just as men do;+And like any other prince you will fall!’”+   Rise up, O God, and judge the earth,+For all the nations belong to you.


Or “in the assembly of the Divine One.”
Or “godlike ones.”
Or “Judge.”
Or “godlike ones.”

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