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Psalms 131

The Book of Psalms

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Chapter 132

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  Jehovah, remember for David All his affliction;  

 

 


2

 

  How he sware unto Jehovah, And vowed unto the Mighty One of Jacob:  

 

 


3

 

  Surely I will not come into the tabernacle of my house, Nor go up into my bed;  

 

 


4

 

  I will not give sleep to mine eyes, Or slumber to mine eyelids;  

 

 


5

 

  Until I find out a place for Jehovah, A tabernacle for the Mighty One of Jacob.  

 

 


6

 

  Lo, we heard of it in Ephrathah: We found it in the field of the wood.  

 

 


7

 

  We will go into his tabernacles; We will worship at his footstool.  

 

 


8

 

  Arise, O Jehovah, into thy resting-place; Thou, and the ark of thy strength.  

 

 


9

 

  Let thy priest be clothed with righteousness; And let thy saints shout for joy.  

 

 


10

 

  For thy servant David's sake Turn not away the face of thine anointed.  

 

 


11

 

  Jehovah hath sworn unto David in truth; He will not turn from it: Of the fruit of thy body will I set upon thy throne.  

 

 


12

 

  If thy children will keep my covenant And my testimony that I shall teach them, Their children also shall sit upon thy throne for evermore.  

 

 


13

 

  For Jehovah hath chosen Zion; He hath desired it for his habitation.  

 

 


14

 

  This is my resting-place for ever: Here will I dwell; for I have desired it.  

 

 


15

 

  I will abundantly bless her provision: I will satisfy her poor with bread.  

 

 


16

 

  Her priests also will I clothe with salvation; And her saints shall shout aloud for joy.  

 

 


17

 

  There will I make the horn of David to bud: I have ordained a lamp for mine anointed.  

 

 


18

 

  His enemies will I clothe with shame; But upon himself shall his crown flourish. Psalm 133 A Song of Ascents; of David.  

 

 


Psalms 133

 

 

 

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