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Psalms 132

Psalms 132:1  
Yahweh, remember David and all his affliction,

Psalms 132:2  
how he swore to Yahweh, and vowed to the Mighty One of Jacob:

Psalms 132:3  
“Surely I will not come into the structure of my house, nor go up into my bed;

Psalms 132:4  
I will not give sleep to my eyes, or slumber to my eyelids,

Psalms 132:5  
until I find out a place for Yahweh, a dwelling for the Mighty One of Jacob.”

Psalms 132:6  
Behold, we heard of it in Ephrathah. We found it in the field of Jaar.

Psalms 132:7  
“We will go into his dwelling place. We will worship at his footstool.”

Psalms 132:8  
Arise, Yahweh, into your resting place, you, and the ark of your strength.

Psalms 132:9  
Let your priests be clothed with righteousness. Let your saints shout for joy!

Psalms 132:10  
For your servant David’s sake, don’t turn away the face of your anointed one.

Psalms 132:11  
Yahweh has sworn to David in truth. He will not turn from it: “I will set the fruit of your body on your throne.

Psalms 132:12  
If your children will keep my covenant, my testimony that I will teach them, their children also will sit on your throne forever more.”

Psalms 132:13  
For Yahweh has chosen Zion. He has desired it for his habitation.

Psalms 132:14  
“This is my resting place forever. I will live here, for I have desired it.

Psalms 132:15  
I will abundantly bless her provision. I will satisfy her poor with bread.

Psalms 132:16  
I will also clothe her priests with salvation. Her saints will shout aloud for joy.

Psalms 132:17  
I will make the horn of David to bud there. I have ordained a lamp for my anointed.

Psalms 132:18  
I will clothe his enemies with shame, but on himself, his crown will shine.”


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