Psalm 133 New King James Version (NKJV) “Blessed Unity of the People of God”🕊

Psalm 133 New King James Version (NKJV)🕊 Blessed Unity of the People of God🕊 A Song of Ascents. Of David. 133:1 Behold, how good and how pleasant it is For brethren to dwell together in unity! 2 It is like the precious oil upon the head, Running down on the beard, The beard of Aaron, Running down on the edge of his garments. 3 It is like the dew of Hermon, Descending upon the mountains of Zion; For there the Lord commanded the blessing— Life forevermore.🕊   Continue reading Psalm 133 New King James Version (NKJV) “Blessed Unity of the People of God”🕊

Psalm 132 Good News Translation (GNT) “In Praise of the Temple”🕊

Psalm 132 Good News Translation (GNT)🕊 In Praise of the Temple🕊 132:1 Lord, do not forget David     and all the hardships he endured. 2 Remember, Lord, what he promised,     the vow he made to you, the Mighty God of Jacob: 3 “I will not go home or go to bed; 4     I will not rest or sleep, 5     until I provide a place for the Lord,     a home for the Mighty God of Jacob.” 6 In Bethlehem we heard about the Covenant Box,     and we found it in the fields of Jearim. 7 We said, “Let us go to the Lord‘s house;     let us worship before his throne.” 8 Come to the Temple, Lord, with the Covenant Box, … Continue reading Psalm 132 Good News Translation (GNT) “In Praise of the Temple”🕊

Psalm 129 New King James Version (NKJV) “Song of Victory over Zion’s Enemies”🕊

Psalm 129 New King James Version (NKJV)🕊 Song of Victory over Zion’s Enemies🕊 A Song of Ascents. 129:1 “Many a time they have afflicted me from my youth,” Let Israel now say— 2 “Many a time they have afflicted me from my youth; Yet they have not prevailed against me. 3 The plowers plowed on my back; They made their furrows long.” 4 The Lord is righteous; He has cut in pieces the cords of the wicked. 5 Let all those who hate Zion Be put to shame and turned back. 6 Let them be as the grass on the housetops, Which withers before it grows up, 7 With which the reaper does not fill his hand, Nor he who … Continue reading Psalm 129 New King James Version (NKJV) “Song of Victory over Zion’s Enemies”🕊

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”🕊

Psalm 65 Contemporary English Version (CEV)

Psalm 65 Contemporary English Version (CEV) Psalm 65 Contemporary English Version (CEV) (A psalm by David and a song for the music leader.) God Answers Prayer🌹 65:1 Our God, you deserve praise      in Zion,     where we keep     our promises to you. 2 Everyone will come to you     because you answer prayer. 3     Our terrible sins get us down,     but you forgive us. 4 You bless your chosen ones,     and you invite them     to live near you     in your temple. We will enjoy your house,     the sacred temple. 5 Our God, you save us, and your fearsome deeds     answer our prayers for justice! You give hope to people everywhere on earth,     even those … Continue reading Psalm 65 Contemporary English Version (CEV)

Psalm 50 Contemporary English Version (CEV)🕊

Psalm 50 Contemporary English Version (CEV)🕊 https://youtu.be/UA8BoZuco3w Psalm 50 Contemporary English Version (CEV)🕊 (A psalm by Asaph.) What Pleases God🕊 50:1 From east to west,the powerful Lord Godhas been calling togethereveryone on earth.2 God shines brightly from Zion,the most beautiful city. 3 Our God approaches,but not silently;a flaming fire comes first,and a storm surrounds him.4 God comes to judge his people.He shouts to the heavensand to the earth,5 “Call my followers together!They offered me a sacrifice,and we made an agreement.” 6 The heavens announce,“God is the judge,and he is always honest.” 7 My people, I am God!Israel, I am your God.Listen to my chargesagainst you.8 Although … Continue reading Psalm 50 Contemporary English Version (CEV)🕊

Psalm 48 Good News Translation (GNT)🕊

Psalm 48 Good News Translation (GNT)🕊 https://youtu.be/ZNYpFOOuPmY Psalm 48 Good News Translation (GNT)🕊 Zion, the City of God🕊 48:1 The Lord is great and is to be highly praisedin the city of our God, on his sacred hill.2 Zion, the mountain of God, is high and beautiful;the city of the great king brings joy to all the world.3 God has shown that there is safety with himinside the fortresses of the city. 4 The kings gathered togetherand came to attack Mount Zion.5 But when they saw it, they were amazed;they were afraid and ran away.6 There they were seized with fear and anguish,like a woman about … Continue reading Psalm 48 Good News Translation (GNT)🕊

Psalm 87 New King James Version (NKJV)🕊

Psalm 87 New King James Version (NKJV)🕊 https://youtu.be/NQMsPbyWNpk Psalm 87 New King James Version (NKJV)🕊 The Glories of the City of God🕊 A Psalm of the sons of Korah. A Song. 87:1 His foundation is in the holy mountains.2 The Lord loves the gates of ZionMore than all the dwellings of Jacob.3 Glorious things are spoken of you,O city of God! Selah 4 “I will make mention of Rahab and Babylon to those who know Me;Behold, O Philistia and Tyre, with Ethiopia:‘This one was born there.’ ” 5 And of Zion it will be said,“This one and that one were born in her;And the Most High … Continue reading Psalm 87 New King James Version (NKJV)🕊