Psalm 132:6-16 NIV

6 We heard it in Ephrathah,1 we came upon it in the fields of Jaara:b2

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    • a 132:6 - That is, Kiriath Jearim
    • b 132:6 - Or "heard of it in Ephrathah, / we found it in the fields of Jaar." (And no quotes around verses 7-9)
      7 "Let us go to his dwelling place;3 let us worship at his footstool4--

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      8 arise, O LORD,5 and come to your resting place, you and the ark of your might.

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      9 May your priests be clothed with righteousness;6 may your saints7 sing for joy."

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      10 For the sake of David your servant, do not reject your anointed one.
      11 The LORD swore an oath to David,8 a sure oath that he will not revoke: "One of your own descendants9 I will place on your throne--

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      12 if your sons keep my covenant10 and the statutes I teach them, then their sons will sit on your throne11 for ever and ever."

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      13 For the LORD has chosen Zion,12 he has desired it for his dwelling:13

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      14 "This is my resting place for ever and ever;14 here I will sit enthroned,15 for I have desired it--

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      15 I will bless her with abundant provisions; her poor will I satisfy with food.16

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      16 I will clothe her priests17 with salvation, and her saints will ever sing for joy.18

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