Deliverance comes from Zion (Ps 53:6-53:6)

“O that deliverance for Israel

Would come out of Zion!

When Yahweh restores

The fortunes of his people,

Jacob shall rejoice.

Israel shall be glad.”

We have this happy ending to this short psalm that is exactly the same as Psalm 14. There is a hint here of the captivity, rather than the time of David when Israel was still in one country. Here there is a restoration. There is a need for deliverance that would come from Zion. Jacob or Israel would rejoice again. Israel would be glad. The evildoers would be gone.

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