|Ps 122:1 I was glad when they said to me,
"Let us go to the house of the LORD."
|Ps 122:2 Our feet are standing
Within your gates, O Jerusalem,
|Ps 122:3 Jerusalem, that is built
As a city that is compact together;
|Ps 122:4 To which the tribes go up, even the tribes of the LORD--
An ordinance for Israel--
To give thanks to the name of the LORD.
|Ps 122:5 For there thrones were set for judgment,
The thrones of the house of David.
|Ps 122:6 ¶ Pray for the peace of Jerusalem:
"May they prosper who love you.
|Ps 122:7 "May peace be within your walls,
And prosperity within your palaces."
|Ps 122:8 For the sake of my brothers and my friends,
I will now say, "May peace be within you."
|Ps 122:9 For the sake of the house of the LORD our God,
I will seek your good.