Psalm 122 TMB/NIV - Online Parallel Bible

 
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1 <> I was glad when they said unto me, "Let us go into the house of the LORD." 1 I rejoiced with those who said to me, "Let us go to the house of the LORD."
2 Our feet shall stand within thy gates, O Jerusalem. 2 Our feet are standing in your gates, O Jerusalem.
3 Jerusalem is built as a city that is united together, 3 Jerusalem is built like a city that is closely compacted together.
4 whither the tribes go up, the tribes of the LORD, according to the testimony of Israel to give thanks unto the name of the LORD. 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 are set thrones of judgment, the thrones of the house of David. 5 There the thrones for judgment stand, the thrones of the house of David.
6 Pray for the peace of Jerusalem: "They shall prosper that love thee. 6 Pray for the peace of Jerusalem: "May those who love you be secure.
7 Peace be within thy walls and prosperity within thy palaces." 7 May there be peace within your walls and security within your citadels."
8 For my brethren and companions' sakes I will now say, "Peace be within thee." 8 For the sake of my brothers and friends, I will say, "Peace be within you."
9 Because of the house of the LORD our God, I will seek thy good. 9 For the sake of the house of the LORD our God, I will seek your prosperity.