Parallel Bible results for Psalm 122

GOD'S WORD Translation

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Psalm 122

GW 1 I was glad when they said to me, "Let's go to the house of the LORD." NIV 1 I rejoiced with those who said to me, "Let us go to the house of the LORD." GW 2 Our feet are standing inside your gates, Jerusalem. NIV 2 Our feet are standing in your gates, O Jerusalem. GW 3 Jerusalem is built to be a city where the people are united. NIV 3 Jerusalem is built like a city that is closely compacted together. GW 4 All of the LORD's tribes go to that city because it is a law in Israel to give thanks to the name of the LORD. 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. GW 5 The court of justice sits there. It consists of [princes who are] David's descendants. NIV 5 There the thrones for judgment stand, the thrones of the house of David. GW 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. GW 7 May there be peace inside your walls and prosperity in your palaces." NIV 7 May there be peace within your walls and security within your citadels." GW 8 For the sake of my relatives and friends, let me say, "May it go well for you!" NIV 8 For the sake of my brothers and friends, I will say, "Peace be within you." GW 9 For the sake of the house of the LORD our God, I will seek what is good for you. NIV 9 For the sake of the house of the LORD our God, I will seek your prosperity.