Psalm 126New American Bible (Revised Edition) (NABRE)
The Reversal of Zion’s Fortunes
1 A song of ascents.
When the Lord restored the captives of Zion,
we thought we were dreaming.
2 Then our mouths were filled with laughter;
our tongues sang for joy.
Then it was said among the nations,
“The Lord had done great things for them.”
3 The Lord has done great things for us;
Oh, how happy we were!
4 Restore our captives, Lord,
like the dry stream beds of the Negeb.
5 Those who sow in tears
will reap with cries of joy.
6 Those who go forth weeping,
carrying sacks of seed,
Will return with cries of joy,
carrying their bundled sheaves.
New American Bible (Revised Edition) (NABRE)
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