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Psalm 137 :: New English Translation (NET)

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Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 137:1 - By the rivers of Babylon we sit down and weep when we remember Zion.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 137:2 - On the poplars in her midst we hang our harps,

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 137:3 - for there our captors ask us to compose songs; those who mock us demand that we be happy, saying: "Sing for us a song about Zion!"

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 137:4 - How can we sing a song to the LORD in a foreign land?

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 137:5 - If I forget you, O Jerusalem, may my right hand be crippled!

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 137:6 - May my tongue stick to the roof of my mouth, if I do not remember you, and do not give Jerusalem priority over whatever gives me the most joy.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 137:7 - Remember, O LORD, what the Edomites did on the day Jerusalem fell. They said, "Tear it down, tear it down, right to its very foundation!"

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 137:8 - O daughter Babylon, soon to be devastated! How blessed will be the one who repays you for what you dished out to us!

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 137:9 - How blessed will be the one who grabs your babies and smashes them on a rock!
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