Psalms 129

Book of Psalms - Chapter 129

Psalms 129:1

Many times they have afflicted me from my youth up. Let Israel now say,

Psalms 129:2

many times they have afflicted me from my youth up, yet they have not prevailed against me.

Psalms 129:3

The plowers plowed on my back. They made their furrows long.

Psalms 129:4

the LORD is righteous. He has cut apart the cords of the wicked.

Psalms 129:5

Let them be disappointed and turned backward, all those who hate Zion.

Psalms 129:6

Let them be as the grass on the housetops, which withers before it grows up;

Psalms 129:7

with which the reaper doesn't fill his hand, nor he who binds sheaves, his bosom.

Psalms 129:8

Neither do those who go by say, "The blessing of the LORD be on you. We bless you in the name of the LORD." A Song of Ascents.