Parallel Bible results for Psalm 122

New International Reader's Version

New International Version

Psalm 122

NIRV 1 I was very glad when they said to me, "Let us go up 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." NIRV 2 Jerusalem, our feet are standing inside your gates. NIV 2 Our feet are standing in your gates, O Jerusalem. NIRV 3 Jerusalem is built like a city where everything is close together. NIV 3 Jerusalem is built like a city that is closely compacted together. NIRV 4 The tribes of the LORD go there to praise his name. They do it in keeping with the law he gave to Israel. 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. NIRV 5 The thrones of the family line of David are there. That's where the people are judged. NIV 5 There the thrones for judgment stand, the thrones of the house of David. NIRV 6 Pray for the peace of Jerusalem. Say, "May those who love you be secure. NIV 6 Pray for the peace of Jerusalem: "May those who love you be secure. NIRV 7 May there be peace inside your walls. May your people be kept safe." NIV 7 May there be peace within your walls and security within your citadels." NIRV 8 I'm concerned for my family and friends. So I say to Jerusalem, "May you enjoy peace." NIV 8 For the sake of my brothers and friends, I will say, "Peace be within you." NIRV 9 I'm concerned about the house of the LORD our God. So I pray that things will go well with Jerusalem. NIV 9 For the sake of the house of the LORD our God, I will seek your prosperity.