A song for the ascent to Jerusalem. LORD, remember David and all that he suffered.
He took an oath before the LORD. He vowed to the Mighty One of Israel, a3
"I will not go home; I will not let myself rest.
I will not let my eyes sleep nor close my eyelids in slumber
until I find a place to build a house for the LORD, a sanctuary for the Mighty One of Israel."
We heard that the Ark was in Ephrathah; then we found it in the distant countryside of Jaar.
Let us go to the dwelling place of the LORD; let us bow low before him.
Scripture quotations marked NLT are taken from the Holy Bible, New Living Translation, copyright 1996. Used by permission of Tyndale House Publishers, Inc., Wheaton, Illinois 60189. All rights reserved. (New Living Translation - The Bible Online)