A song of ascents.

Confidence in Yahweh’s Protection

1 Those who trust in Yahweh [are] like Mount Zion, which cannot be moved, [but] abides forever.

References for Psalms 125:1

    • a 125:1 - The Hebrew Bible counts the superscription as the first verse of the psalm
      2 [As] mountains [are] round about Jerusalem, so Yahweh [is] round about his people, from now until forever.
      3 For the scepter of wickedness shall not rest on the {land} of the righteous, lest the righteous stretch out their hands to do wickedness.

      References for Psalms 125:3

        • b 125:3 - Literally "lot," that is, land allotted
        • c 125:3 - Hebrew "in wickedness"
          4 Do good, O Yahweh, to the good, and to [those] upright in their hearts.
          5 But regarding those who turn aside to their crooked ways, Yahweh will lead them away with the evildoers. Peace [be] upon Israel.