Psalm 132 ESV

The Lord Has Chosen Zion

A Song of Ascents.

1 Remember, O LORD, in David's favor, all 1the hardships he endured,

References for Psalms 132:1

2 how he swore to the LORD and 2vowed to 3the Mighty One of Jacob,

References for Psalms 132:2

3 "I will not enter my house or get into my bed,
4 I will not 4give sleep to my eyes or slumber to my eyelids,

References for Psalms 132:4

5 until I 5find a place for the LORD, a dwelling place for 6the Mighty One of Jacob."

References for Psalms 132:5

      6 Behold, we heard of it in 7Ephrathah; we found it in 8the fields of Jaar.

      References for Psalms 132:6

      7 "Let us go to his dwelling place; let us 9worship at his 10footstool!"

      References for Psalms 132:7

      8 11Arise, O LORD, and go to your 12resting place, you and the ark of your 13might.

      References for Psalms 132:8

      9 Let your 14priests be 15clothed with righteousness, and let your 16saints shout for joy.

      References for Psalms 132:9

          10 For the sake of your servant David, 17do not turn away the face of 18your anointed one.

          References for Psalms 132:10

              11 19The LORD swore to David a sure oath 20from which he will not turn back: 21"One of the sons of your bodya I will set on your throne.

              References for Psalms 132:11

                • ņ 132:11 - Hebrew of your fruit of the womb
                  12 If your sons keep my covenant and my testimonies that I shall teach them, their sons also forever shall 22sit on your throne."

                  References for Psalms 132:12

                  13 For the LORD has 23chosen Zion; he has 24desired it for his dwelling place:

                  References for Psalms 132:13

                  14 "This is my 25resting place forever; here I will 26dwell, for I have desired it.

                  References for Psalms 132:14

                      15 I will abundantly 27bless her provisions; I will 28satisfy her poor with bread.

                      References for Psalms 132:15

                      16 Her 29priests I will clothe with salvation, and her 30saints will shout for joy.

                      References for Psalms 132:16

                          17 There I will make 31a horn to sprout for David; I have prepared 32a lamp for 33my anointed.

                          References for Psalms 132:17

                          18 His enemies I will 34clothe with shame, but on him his crown will shine."

                          References for Psalms 132:18