Parallel Bible results for Psalm 122

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Psalm 122

CEB 1 I rejoiced with those who said to me, "Let's go to the LORD's house!" NIV 1 I rejoiced with those who said to me, "Let us go to the house of the LORD." CEB 2 Now our feet are standing in your gates, Jerusalem! NIV 2 Our feet are standing in your gates, O Jerusalem. CEB 3 Jerusalem is built like a city joined together in unity. NIV 3 Jerusalem is built like a city that is closely compacted together. CEB 4 That is where the tribes go up— the LORD's tribes! It is the law for Israel to give thanks there to the LORD's name, NIV 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. CEB 5 because the thrones of justice are there— the thrones of the house of David! NIV 5 There the thrones for judgment stand, the thrones of the house of David. CEB 6 Pray that Jerusalem has peace: "Let those who love you have rest. NIV 6 Pray for the peace of Jerusalem: "May those who love you be secure. CEB 7 Let there be peace on your walls; let there be rest on your fortifications." NIV 7 May there be peace within your walls and security within your citadels." CEB 8 For the sake of my family and friends, I say, "Peace be with you, Jerusalem." NIV 8 For the sake of my brothers and friends, I will say, "Peace be within you." CEB 9 For the sake of the LORD our God's house I will pray for your good. NIV 9 For the sake of the house of the LORD our God, I will seek your prosperity.