Psalm 132 A Song of Ascents. 132 1Jehovah, remember for David All his affliction; 2How he sware unto Jehovah, And vowed unto the Mighty One of Jacob: 3Surely I will not come into the tabernacle of my house, Nor go up into my bed; 4I will not give sleep to mine eyes, Or slumber to mine eyelids; 5Until I find out a place for Jehovah, A tabernacle for the Mighty One of Jacob. 6Lo, we heard of it in Ephrathah: We found it in the field of the wood. 7We will go into his tabernacles; We will worship at his footstool. 8Arise, O Jehovah, into thy resting-place; Thou, and the ark of thy strength. 9Let thy priest be clothed with righteousness; And let thy saints shout for joy. 10For thy servant David’s sake Turn not away the face of thine anointed. 11Jehovah hath sworn unto David in truth; He will not turn from it: Of the fruit of thy body will I set upon thy throne. 12If thy children will keep my covenant And my testimony that I shall teach them, Their children also shall sit upon thy throne for evermore. 13For Jehovah hath chosen Zion; He hath desired it for his habitation. 14This is my resting-place for ever: Here will I dwell; for I have desired it. 15I will abundantly bless her provision: I will satisfy her poor with bread. 16Her priests also will I clothe with salvation; And her saints shall shout aloud for joy. 17There will I make the horn of David to bud: I have ordained a lamp for mine anointed. 18His enemies will I clothe with shame; But upon himself shall his crown flourish.
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