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Psalm 122 :: New King James Version (NKJV)

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The Joy of Going to the House of the LORD
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 122:1 - A Song of Ascents. Of David.

I was glad when they said to me,
“Let us go into the house of the LORD.”
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 122:2 - Our feet have been standing
Within your gates, O Jerusalem!
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 122:3 - Jerusalem is built
As a city that is compact together,
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 122:4 - Where the tribes go up,
The tribes of the LORD,
To the Testimony of Israel,
To give thanks to the name of the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 122:5 - For thrones are set there for judgment,
The thrones of the house of David.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 122:6 - Pray for the peace of Jerusalem:
“May they prosper who love you.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 122:7 - Peace be within your walls,
Prosperity within your palaces.”
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 122:8 - For the sake of my brethren and companions,
I will now say, “Peace be within you.”
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 122:9 - Because of the house of the LORD our God
I will seek your good.

New King James Version, © 1982 by Thomas Nelson, Inc. All rights reserved. Used by permission.

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For more information on this translation, see the NKJV Preface.

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