Psalms Trivia:

A two-edged sword
149:1-9

1 Praise ye the LORD. Sing unto the LORD a new song, and his praise in the congregation of saints.

2 Let Israel rejoice in him that made him: let the children of Zion be joyful in their King.

3 Let them praise his name in the dance: let them sing praises unto him with the timbrel and harp.

Praise his name in a dance. [1]

4 For the LORD taketh pleasure in his people: he will beautify the meek with salvation.

God takes pleasure in his people.

He'll make the meek beautiful with salvation.

5 Let the saints be joyful in glory: let them sing aloud upon their beds.

Let the saints sing aloud in their beds,

6 Let the high praises of God be in their mouth, and a two-edged sword in their hand;

with praises of God in their mouth,

and a two-edged sword in their hand

7 To execute vengeance upon the heathen;, and punishments upon the people.

8 To bind their kings with chains, and their nobles with fetters of iron;

9 To execute upon them the judgment written: this honour have all his saints. Praise ye the LORD.

to execute vengeance upon the heathen.