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Psalm 122 LEB/NIV - Online Parallel Bible

 
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1 I rejoiced in [those who] said to me, "Let us go to the house of Yahweh." 1 I rejoiced with those who said to me, "Let us go to the house of the LORD."
2 Our feet are standing within your gates, O Jerusalem-- 2 Our feet are standing in your gates, O Jerusalem.
3 Jerusalem that is built as a city that is joined together, 3 Jerusalem is built like a city that is closely compacted together.
4 where [the] tribes go up, the tribes of Yah [as] a testimony for Israel, to give thanks to the name of Yahweh. 4 That is where the tribes go up, the tribes of the LORD, to praise the name of the LORD according to the statute given to Israel.
5 For there [the] thrones sit for judgment, thrones of David's house. 5 There the thrones for judgment stand, the thrones of the house of David.
6 Pray for the peace of Jerusalem: "May those who love you be at ease. 6 Pray for the peace of Jerusalem: "May those who love you be secure.
7 May peace be within your walls, security within your palaces." 7 May there be peace within your walls and security within your citadels."
8 For the sake of my brothers and my friends, I will say, "Peace [be] within you." 8 For the sake of my brothers and friends, I will say, "Peace be within you."
9 For the sake of the house of Yahweh our God, I will seek your good. 9 For the sake of the house of the LORD our God, I will seek your prosperity.