Parallel Bible results for Psalm 122

Good News Translation

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Psalm 122

GNT 1 I was glad when they said to me, "Let us 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." GNT 2 And now we are here, standing inside the gates of Jerusalem! NIV 2 Our feet are standing in your gates, O Jerusalem. GNT 3 Jerusalem is a city restored in beautiful order and harmony. NIV 3 Jerusalem is built like a city that is closely compacted together. GNT 4 This is where the tribes come, the tribes of Israel, to give thanks to the Lord according to his command. 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. GNT 5 Here the kings of Israel sat to judge their people. NIV 5 There the thrones for judgment stand, the thrones of the house of David. GNT 6 Pray for the peace of Jerusalem: "May those who love you prosper. NIV 6 Pray for the peace of Jerusalem: "May those who love you be secure. GNT 7 May there be peace inside your walls and safety in your palaces." NIV 7 May there be peace within your walls and security within your citadels." GNT 8 For the sake of my relatives and friends I say to Jerusalem, "Peace be with you!" NIV 8 For the sake of my brothers and friends, I will say, "Peace be within you." GNT 9 For the sake of the house of the Lord our God I pray for your prosperity. NIV 9 For the sake of the house of the LORD our God, I will seek your prosperity.