Psalm 72 New International Version (NIV)
1 Endow the king with your justice, O God,
3 May the mountains bring prosperity to the people,
8 May he rule from sea to sea
12 For he will deliver the needy who cry out,
15 Long may he live!
Then all nations will be blessed through him,[d]
18 Praise be to the Lord God, the God of Israel,
20 This concludes the prayers of David son of Jesse.
Psalm 72 New King James Version (NKJV)
Glory and Universality of the Messiah’s Reign
A Psalm of Solomon.
72 Give the king Your judgments, O God,
5 [b]They shall fear You
8 He shall have dominion also from sea to sea,
12 For He will deliver the needy when he cries,
15 And He shall live;
16 There will be an abundance of grain in the earth,
17 His name shall endure forever;
18 Blessed be the Lord God, the God of Israel,
20 The prayers of David the son of Jesse are ended.
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