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Psalm 132 :: New American Standard Bible 1995 (NASB95)

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Prayer for the LORD'S Blessing upon the Sanctuary.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 132:1 - A Song of Ascents.
Remember, O LORD, on David’s behalf,
All his affliction;
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 132:2 - How he swore to the LORD
And vowed to the Mighty One of Jacob,
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 132:3 - “Surely I will not [fn]enter my house,
Nor [fn]lie on my bed;
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 132:4 - I will not give sleep to my eyes
Or slumber to my eyelids,
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 132:5 - Until I find a place for the LORD,
[fn]A dwelling place for the Mighty One of Jacob.”
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 132:6 - Behold, we heard of it in Ephrathah,
We found it in the field of [fn]Jaar.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 132:7 - Let us go into His [fn]dwelling place;
Let us worship at His footstool.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 132:8 - Arise, O LORD, to Your resting place,
You and the ark of Your strength.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 132:9 - Let Your priests be clothed with righteousness,
And let Your godly ones sing for joy.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 132:10 - For the sake of David Your servant,
Do not turn away the face of Your anointed.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 132:11 - The LORD has sworn to David
A truth from which He will not turn back:
“Of the fruit of your body I will set upon your throne.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 132:12 - “If your sons will keep My covenant
And My testimony which I will teach them,
Their sons also shall sit upon your throne forever.”
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 132:13 - For the LORD has chosen Zion;
He has desired it for His habitation.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 132:14 - “This is My resting place forever;
Here I will dwell, for I have desired it.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 132:15 - “I will abundantly bless her provision;
I will satisfy her needy with bread.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 132:16 - “Her priests also I will clothe with salvation,
And her godly ones will sing aloud for joy.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 132:17 - “There I will cause the horn of David to spring forth;
I have prepared a lamp for Mine anointed.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 132:18 - “His enemies I will clothe with shame,
But upon himself his crown shall shine.”
NASB95 Footnotes
Literally: come into the tabernacle of
Literally: go up into the couch of
Literally: Dwelling places
Or, the wood
Literally: dwelling places

New American Standard Bible 1995
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