Parallel Bible results for Psalm 122

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Psalm 122

NLT 1 A song for the ascent to Jerusalem. A psalm of David. I was glad when they said to me, "Let us 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." NLT 2 And now we are standing here inside your gates, O Jerusalem. NIV 2 Our feet are standing in your gates, O Jerusalem. NLT 3 Jerusalem is a well-built city, knit together as a single unit. NIV 3 Jerusalem is built like a city that is closely compacted together. NLT 4 All the people of Israel -- the LORD's people -- make their pilgrimage here. They come to give thanks to the name of the LORD as the law requires. 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. NLT 5 Here stand the thrones where judgment is given, the thrones of the dynasty of David. NIV 5 There the thrones for judgment stand, the thrones of the house of David. NLT 6 Pray for the peace of Jerusalem. May all who love this city prosper. NIV 6 Pray for the peace of Jerusalem: "May those who love you be secure. NLT 7 O Jerusalem, may there be peace within your walls and prosperity in your palaces. NIV 7 May there be peace within your walls and security within your citadels." NLT 8 For the sake of my family and friends, I will say, "Peace be with you." NIV 8 For the sake of my brothers and friends, I will say, "Peace be within you." NLT 9 For the sake of the house of the LORD our God, I will seek what is best for you, O Jerusalem. NIV 9 For the sake of the house of the LORD our God, I will seek your prosperity.