Psalms 132

Book of Psalms - Chapter 132

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the LORD, remember David and all his affliction,

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how he swore to the LORD, and vowed to the Mighty One of Jacob:

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"Surely I will not come into the structure of my house, nor go up into my bed;

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I will not give sleep to my eyes, or slumber to my eyelids;

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until I find out a place for the LORD, a dwelling for the Mighty One of Jacob."

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Behold, we heard of it in Ephrathah. We found it in the field of Jaar:

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"We will go into his dwelling place. We will worship at his footstool.

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Arise, the LORD, into your resting place; you, and the ark of your strength.

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Let your priest be clothed with righteousness. Let your saints shout for joy!"

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For your servant David's sake, don't turn away the face of your anointed one.

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the LORD has sworn to David in truth. He will not turn from it: "I will set the fruit of your body on your throne.

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If your children will keep my covenant, my testimony that I will teach them, their children also will sit on your throne forevermore."

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For the LORD has chosen Zion. He has desired it for his habitation.

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"This is my resting place forever. Here I will live, for I have desired it.

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

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Her priests I will also clothe with salvation. Her saints will shout aloud for joy.

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

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I will clothe his enemies with shame, but on himself, his crown will be resplendent." A Song of Ascents. By David.