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After Jaban was defeated, Deborah and Barak sang praise to the Lord, giving thanks for His mercy toward them.

BibleGateway: Judges 5:1-12

ESV Text: Judges 5:1-12

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     1 Then sang Deborah and Barak the son of Abinoam on that day, saying, 2 Praise ye the LORD for the avenging of Israel, when the people willingly offered themselves. 3 Hear, O ye kings; give ear, O ye princes; I, even I, will sing unto the LORD; I will sing praise to the LORD God of Israel. 4 LORD, when thou wentest out of Seir, when thou marchedst out of the field of Edom, the earth trembled, and the heavens dropped, the clouds also dropped water. 5 The mountains melted from before the LORD, even that Sinai from before the LORD God of Israel.

     6 In the days of Shamgar the son of Anath, in the days of Jael, the highways were unoccupied, and the travellers walked through byways. 7 The inhabitants of the villages ceased, they ceased in Israel, until that I Deborah arose, that I arose a mother in Israel. 8 They chose new gods; then was war in the gates: was there a shield or spear seen among forty thousand in Israel? 9 My heart is toward the governors of Israel, that offered themselves willingly among the people. Bless ye the LORD. 10 Speak, ye that ride on white asses, ye that sit in judgment, and walk by the way. 11 They that are delivered from the noise of archers in the places of drawing water, there shall they rehearse the righteous acts of the LORD, even the righteous acts toward the inhabitants of his villages in Israel: then shall the people of the LORD go down to the gates.

     12 Awake, awake, Deborah: awake, awake, utter a song: arise, Barak, and lead thy captivity captive, thou son of Abinoam.(KJV)

Hymn: TLH 130 (WS 718):
O Jesus, King of Glory — Organ Audio

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1. O Jesus, King of Glory, 
Both David’s Lord and Son! 
Thy realm endures forever, 
In heaven is fixed Thy throne. 
Help that in earth’s dominions, 
Throughout from pole to pole, 
Thy reign may spread salvation 
To each benighted soul. 

2. The Eastern sages, bringing 
Their tribute-gifts to Thee, 
Bear witness to Thy kingdom 
And humbly bow the knee. 
To Thee the star is pointing 
And the prophetic Word; 
Hence joyously we hail Thee: 
Our Savior and our Lord! 

3. Thou art a mighty Monarch, 
As by Thy Word is told, 
Yet carest Thou but little 
For earthly goods or gold; 
On no proud steed Thou ridest, 
Thou wear’st no jeweled crown 
Nor dwell’st in lordly castle, 
But bearest scoff and frown. 

4. Yet art Thou decked with beauty, 
With rays of glorious light; 
Thy works proclaim Thy goodness, 
And all Thy ways are right. 
Vouchsafe to shield Thy people 
With Thine almighty arm 
That they may dwell in safety 
From those who mean them harm. 

5. Ah, look on me with pity 
Though I am weak and poor; 
Admit me to Thy kingdom 
To dwell there, blest and sure. 
I pray Thee, guide and keep me 
Safe from my bitter foes, 
From sin and death and Satan; 
Free me from all my woes. 

6. And bid Thy Word within me 
Shine as the fairest star; 
Keep sin and all false doctrine 
Forever from me far. 
Help me confess Thee truly 
And with Thy Christendom 
Here own Thee King and Savior 
And in the world to come.