R.) Ring out your joy to God our strength.
My people did not heed my voice and Israel would not obey, so I left them in their stubbornness of heart to follow their own designs. (R.)
O that my people would heed me, that Israel would walk in my ways! At once I would subdue their foes, turn my hand against their enemies. (R.)
The Lord’s enemies would cringe at their feet and their subjection would last for ever. But Israel I would feed with finest wheat and fill them with honey from the rock. (R.)