Psalm 84:5-12 NIV

5 Blessed are those whose strength1 is in you, who have set their hearts on pilgrimage.2

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6 As they pass through the Valley of Baca, they make it a place of springs;3 the autumn4 rains also cover it with pools.a

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    • a 84:6 - Or "blessings"
      7 They go from strength to strength,5 till each appears6 before God in Zion.7

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      8 Hear my prayer,8 O LORD God Almighty; listen to me, O God of Jacob. "Selah"

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      9 Look upon our shield,b9 O God; look with favor on your anointed one.10

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        • b 84:9 - Or "sovereign"
          10 Better is one day in your courts than a thousand elsewhere; I would rather be a doorkeeper11 in the house of my God than dwell in the tents of the wicked.

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          11 For the LORD God is a sun12 and shield;13 the LORD bestows favor and honor; no good thing does he withhold14 from those whose walk is blameless.

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          12 O LORD Almighty, blessed15 is the man who trusts in you.

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