132 Our Lord, don’t forget David and how he suffered. 2 Mighty God of Jacob, remember how he promised: 3 “I won’t go home or crawl into bed 4 or close my eyelids, 5 until I find a home for you, the mighty Lord God of Jacob.”
6 When we were in Ephrath, we heard that the sacred chest was somewhere near Jaar. 7 Then we said, “Let’s go to the throne of the Lord and worship at his feet.”
8 Come to your new home, Lord, you and the sacred chest with all of its power. 9 Let victory be like robes for the priests; let your faithful people celebrate and shout. 10 David is your chosen one, so don’t reject him. 11 You made a solemn promise to David, when you said, “I, the Lord, promise that someone in your family will always be king. 12 If they keep our agreement and follow my teachings, then someone in your family will rule forever.”
13 You have gladly chosen Zion as your home, our Lord. 14 You said, “This is my home! I will live here forever. 15 I will bless Zion with food, and even the poor will eat until they are full. 16 Victory will be like robes for the priests, and its faithful people will celebrate and shout. 17 I will give mighty power to the kingdom of David. Each one of my chosen kings will shine like a lamp 18 and wear a sparkling crown. But I will disgrace their enemies.”
You'll get this book and many others when you join Bible Gateway Plus. Learn more
You must be logged in to view your newly purchased content. Please log in below or if you don't have an account, creating one is easy and only takes a few moments. After you log in your content will be available in your library.
Step 1 - Create an account or log in to start your free trial.
Starting your free trial of Bible Gateway Plus is easy. You’re already logged in with your Bible Gateway account. The next step is to enter your payment information. Your credit card won’t be charged until the trial period is over. You can cancel anytime during the trial period.
Click the button below to continue.
Step 1 - Create an account or log in to start your subscription.
You’ve already claimed your free trial of Bible Gateway Plus. To subscribe at our regular subscription rate of $3.99/month, click the button below.
For the best Bible Gateway experience, consider an upgrade to Bible Gateway Plus. For less than the cost of a latte each month, you'll get reduced banner ads and a huge digital Bible study library. Try it free for 30 days!