Psalm 126 NAS

Thanksgiving for Return from Captivity.

1 When the LORD 1brought back the captive ones of Zion, We were 2like those who dream.

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    • a 126:1 - Or "those who returned to"
      2 Then our 3mouth was filled with laughter And our 4tongue with joyful shouting; Then they said among the nations, "The LORD has 5done great things for them."

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      3 The LORD has done great things for us; We are 6glad.

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      4 Restore our captivity, O LORD, As the 7streams in the South.

      References for Psalms 126:4

        • b 126:4 - Lit "stream-beds"
        • c 126:4 - Heb "Negev"
          5 Those who sow in 8tears shall reap with 9joyful shouting.

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          6 He who goes to and fro weeping, carrying his bag of seed, Shall indeed come again with a shout of joy, bringing his sheaves with him.