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Psalm 84

RSV 1 To the choirmaster: according to The Gittith. A Psalm of the Sons of Korah. How lovely is thy dwelling place, O LORD of hosts! NIV 1 How lovely is your dwelling place, O LORD Almighty! RSV 2 My soul longs, yea, faints for the courts of the LORD; my heart and flesh sing for joy to the living God. NIV 2 My soul yearns, even faints, for the courts of the LORD; my heart and my flesh cry out for the living God. RSV 3 Even the sparrow finds a home, and the swallow a nest for herself, where she may lay her young, at thy altars, O LORD of hosts, my King and my God. NIV 3 Even the sparrow has found a home, and the swallow a nest for herself, where she may have her young-- a place near your altar, O LORD Almighty, my King and my God. RSV 4 Blessed are those who dwell in thy house, ever singing thy praise! [Selah] NIV 4 Blessed are those who dwell in your house; they are ever praising you. "Selah" RSV 5 Blessed are the men whose strength is in thee, in whose heart are the highways to Zion. NIV 5 Blessed are those whose strength is in you, who have set their hearts on pilgrimage. RSV 6 As they go through the valley of Baca they make it a place of springs; the early rain also covers it with pools. NIV 6 As they pass through the Valley of Baca, they make it a place of springs; the autumn rains also cover it with pools. RSV 7 They go from strength to strength; the God of gods will be seen in Zion. NIV 7 They go from strength to strength, till each appears before God in Zion. RSV 8 O LORD God of hosts, hear my prayer; give ear, O God of Jacob! [Selah] NIV 8 Hear my prayer, O LORD God Almighty; listen to me, O God of Jacob. "Selah" RSV 9 Behold our shield, O God; look upon the face of thine anointed! NIV 9 Look upon our shield, O God; look with favor on your anointed one. RSV 10 For a day in thy courts is better than a thousand elsewhere. I would rather be a doorkeeper in the house of my God than dwell in the tents of wickedness. NIV 10 Better is one day in your courts than a thousand elsewhere; I would rather be a doorkeeper in the house of my God than dwell in the tents of the wicked. RSV 11 For the LORD God is a sun and shield; he bestows favor and honor. No good thing does the LORD withhold from those who walk uprightly. NIV 11 For the LORD God is a sun and shield; the LORD bestows favor and honor; no good thing does he withhold from those whose walk is blameless. RSV 12 O LORD of hosts, blessed is the man who trusts in thee! NIV 12 O LORD Almighty, blessed is the man who trusts in you.