Psalm 137 English Standard Version (ESV) “How Shall We Sing the Lord’s Song?”🕊

Psalm 137 English Standard Version (ESV)🕊 How Shall We Sing the Lord‘s Song?🕊 137 By the waters of Babylon,     there we sat down and wept,     when we remembered Zion. 2 On the willows there     we hung up our lyres. 3 For there our captors     required of us songs, and our tormentors, mirth, saying,     “Sing us one of the songs of Zion!” 4 How shall we sing the Lord‘s song     in a foreign land? 5 If I forget you, O Jerusalem,     let my right hand forget its skill! 6 Let my tongue stick to the roof of my mouth,     if I do not remember you, if I do not set Jerusalem     above my highest joy! 7 Remember, O Lord, against … Continue reading Psalm 137 English Standard Version (ESV) “How Shall We Sing the Lord’s Song?”🕊

Psalm 126 New King James Version (NKJV) “A Joyful Return to Zion”🕊

Psalm 126 New King James Version (NKJV)🕊 A Joyful Return to Zion🕊 A Song of Ascents. 126 When the Lord brought back the captivity of Zion, We were like those who dream. 2 Then our mouth was filled with laughter, And our tongue with singing. Then they said among the nations, “The Lord has done great things for them.” 3 The Lord has done great things for us, And we are glad. 4 Bring back our captivity, O Lord, As the streams in the South. 5 Those who sow in tears Shall reap in joy. 6 He who continually goes forth weeping, Bearing seed for sowing, Shall doubtless come again with rejoicing, Bringing his sheaves with him.🕊     Continue reading Psalm 126 New King James Version (NKJV) “A Joyful Return to Zion”🕊