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Compare Translations for Psalm 122:8

Psalm 122:8 ASV
For my brethren and companions' sakes, I will now say, Peace be within thee.
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Psalm 122:8 BBE
Because of my brothers and friends, I will now say, Let peace be with you.
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Psalm 122:8 CEB
For the sake of my family and friends, I say, "Peace be with you, Jerusalem."
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Psalm 122:8 CJB
For the sake of my family and friends, I say, "Shalom be within you!"
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Psalm 122:8 RHE
(121-8) For the sake of my brethren, and of my neighbours, I spoke peace of thee.
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Psalm 122:8 ESV
For my brothers and companions' sake I will say, "Peace be within you!"
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Psalm 122:8 GW
For the sake of my relatives and friends, let me say, "May it go well for you!"
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Psalm 122:8 GNT
For the sake of my relatives and friends I say to Jerusalem, "Peace be with you!"
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Psalm 122:8 HNV
For my brothers' and companions' sakes, I will now say, "Shalom be within you."
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Psalm 122:8 CSB
Because of my brothers and friends, I will say, "Peace be with you."
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Psalm 122:8 KJV
For my brethren and companions' sakes, I will now say , Peace be within thee.
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Psalm 122:8 LEB
For the sake of my brothers and my friends, I will say, "Peace [be] within you."
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Psalm 122:8 NAS
For the sake of my brothers and my friends, I will now say, "May peace be within you."
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Psalm 122:8 NCV
To help my relatives and friends, I say, "Let Jerusalem have peace."
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Psalm 122:8 NIRV
I'm concerned for my family and friends. So I say to Jerusalem, "May you enjoy peace."
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Psalm 122:8 NIV
For the sake of my brothers and friends, I will say, "Peace be within you."
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Psalm 122:8 NKJV
For the sake of my brethren and companions, I will now say, "Peace be within you."
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Psalm 122:8 NLT
For the sake of my family and friends, I will say, "Peace be with you."
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Psalm 122:8 NRS
For the sake of my relatives and friends I will say, "Peace be within you."
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Psalm 122:8 RSV
For my brethren and companions' sake I will say, "Peace be within you!"
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Psalm 122:8 DBY
For my brethren and companions' sakes I will say, Peace be within thee!
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Psalm 122:8 MSG
For the sake of my family and friends, I say it again: live in peace!
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Psalm 122:8 WBT
For my brethren and companions' sake, I will now say, Peace [be] within thee.
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Psalm 122:8 TMB
For my brethren and companions' sakes I will now say, "Peace be within thee."
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Psalm 122:8 TNIV
For the sake of my friends and of all the people, I will say, "Peace be within you."
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Psalm 122:8 WEB
For my brothers' and companions' sakes, I will now say, "Peace be within you."
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Psalm 122:8 WYC
For my brethren and my neighbours; I spake peace of thee. (For the sake of my brothers, or my kinsmen, and my neighbours; I say, Peace be with thee.)
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Psalm 122:8 YLT
For the sake of my brethren and my companions, Let me speak, I pray thee, `Peace [be] in thee.'
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Psalms 122 Commentary - Matthew Henry Commentary on the Whole Bible (Concise)

Chapter 122

Esteem for Jerusalem. (1-5) Concern for its welfare. (6-9)

Verses 1-5 The pleasure and profit from means of grace, should make us disregard trouble and fatigue in going to them; and we should quicken one another to what is good. We should desire our Christian friends, when they have any good work in hand, to call for us, and take us with them. With what readiness should we think of the heavenly Jerusalem! How cheerfully should we bear the cross and welcome death, in hopes of a crown of glory! Jerusalem is called the beautiful city. It was a type of the gospel church, which is compact together in holy love and Christian communion, so that it is all as one city. If all the disciples of Christ were of one mind, and kept the unity of the Spirit in the bond of peace, their enemies would be deprived of their chief advantages against them. But Satan's maxim always has been, to divide that he may conquer; and few Christians are sufficiently aware of his designs.

Verses 6-9 Those who can do nothing else for the peace of Jerusalem, may pray for it. Let us consider all who seek the glory of the Redeemer, as our brethren and fellow-travellers, without regarding differences which do not affect our eternal welfare. Blessed Spirit of peace and love, who didst dwell in the soul of the holy Jesus, descend into his church, and fill those who compose it with his heavenly tempers; cause bitter contentions to cease, and make us to be of one mind. Love of the brethren and love to God, ought to stir us up to seek to be like the Lord Jesus in fervent prayer and unwearied labour, for the salvation of men, and the Divine glory.

Psalms 122 Commentary - Commentary Critical and Explanatory on the Whole Bible

PSALM 122

Psalms 122:1-9 . This Psalm might well express the sacred joy of the pilgrims on entering the holy city, where praise, as the religious as well as civil metropolis, is celebrated, and for whose prosperity, as representing the Church, prayer is offered.

1, 2. Our feet shall stand--literally, "are standing."

2. gates--(Compare Psalms 9:14 , 87:2 ).

3-5. compact together--all parts united, as in David's time.

4. testimony--If "unto" is supplied, this may denote the ark ( Exodus 25:10-21 ); otherwise the act of going is denoted, called a testimony in allusion to the requisition ( Deuteronomy 16:16 ), with which it was a compliance.

5. there are set thrones--or, "do sit, thrones," used for the occupants, David's sons ( 2 Samuel 8:18 ).

6, 7. Let peace--including prosperity, everywhere prevail.

8, 9. In the welfare of the city, as its civil, and especially the religious relations, was involved that of Israel.
now--as in Psalms 115:2 .

9. Let me say--house of . . . God--in wider sense, the Church, whose welfare would be promoted by the good of Jerusalem.