Psalm 127 NAS

Prosperity Comes from the LORD.

A Song of Ascents, of Solomon.

1 Unless * the LORD 1builds the house, They labor in vain who build it; Unless * the LORD 2guards the city, The watchman keeps awake in vain.

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2 It is vain for you to rise up early, To aretire late, To 3eat the bread of bpainful labors; For He gives to His 4beloved 5even in his sleep.

References for Psalms 127:2

    • ׾ 127:2 - Lit "delay sitting"
    • ׿ 127:2 - Lit "toils"
      3 Behold, 6children are a cgift of the LORD, The 7fruit of the womb is a reward.

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      4 Like arrows in the hand of a 8warrior, So are the children of one's youth.

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      5 How 9blessed is the man whose quiver is full of them; 10They will not be ashamed When they 11speak with their enemies 12in the gate.

      References for Psalms 127:5