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Psalm 132:12–18

12  If your sons keep my covenant

and my testimonies that I shall teach them,

their sons also forever

shall ssit on your throne.”

13  For the Lord has tchosen Zion;

he has udesired it for his dwelling place:

14  “This is my vresting place forever;

here I will wdwell, for I have desired it.

15  I will abundantly xbless her provisions;

I will ysatisfy her poor with bread.

16  Her zpriests I will clothe with salvation,

and her zsaints will shout for joy.

17  There I will make aa horn to sprout for David;

I have prepared ba lamp for cmy anointed.

18  His enemies I will dclothe with shame,

but on him his crown will shine.”

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Psalm 132:12–18 — The New International Version (NIV)

12 If your sons keep my covenant

and the statutes I teach them,

then their sons will sit

on your throne for ever and ever.”

13 For the Lord has chosen Zion,

he has desired it for his dwelling, saying,

14 “This is my resting place for ever and ever;

here I will sit enthroned, for I have desired it.

15 I will bless her with abundant provisions;

her poor I will satisfy with food.

16 I will clothe her priests with salvation,

and her faithful people will ever sing for joy.

17 “Here I will make a horn grow for David

and set up a lamp for my anointed one.

18 I will clothe his enemies with shame,

but his head will be adorned with a radiant crown.”

Psalm 132:12–18 — King James Version (KJV 1900)

12 If thy children will keep my covenant

And my testimony that I shall teach them,

Their children shall also sit upon thy throne for evermore.

13 For the Lord hath chosen Zion;

He hath desired it for his habitation.

14 This is my rest for ever:

Here will I dwell; for I have desired it.

15 I will abundantly bless her provision:

I will satisfy her poor with bread.

16 I will also clothe her priests with salvation:

And her saints shall shout aloud for joy.

17 There will I make the horn of David to bud:

I have ordained a lamp for mine anointed.

18 His enemies will I clothe with shame:

But upon himself shall his crown flourish.

Psalm 132:12–18 — New Living Translation (NLT)

12 If your descendants obey the terms of my covenant

and the laws that I teach them,

then your royal line

will continue forever and ever.”

13 For the Lord has chosen Jerusalem;

he has desired it for his home.

14 “This is my resting place forever,” he said.

“I will live here, for this is the home I desired.

15 I will bless this city and make it prosperous;

I will satisfy its poor with food.

16 I will clothe its priests with godliness;

its faithful servants will sing for joy.

17 Here I will increase the power of David;

my anointed one will be a light for my people.

18 I will clothe his enemies with shame,

but he will be a glorious king.”

Psalm 132:12–18 — The New King James Version (NKJV)

12 If your sons will keep My covenant

And My testimony which I shall teach them,

Their sons also shall sit upon your throne forevermore.”

13 For the Lord has chosen Zion;

He has desired it for His dwelling place:

14 “This is My resting place forever;

Here I will dwell, for I have desired it.

15 I will abundantly bless her provision;

I will satisfy her poor with bread.

16 I will also clothe her priests with salvation,

And her saints shall shout aloud for joy.

17 There I will make the horn of David grow;

I will prepare a lamp for My Anointed.

18 His enemies I will clothe with shame,

But upon Himself His crown shall flourish.”

Psalm 132:12–18 — New Century Version (NCV)

12 If your sons keep my agreement

and the rules that I teach them,

then their sons after them will rule

on your throne forever and ever.”

13 The Lord has chosen Jerusalem;

he wants it for his home.

14 He says, “This is my resting place forever.

Here is where I want to stay.

15 I will bless her with plenty;

I will fill her poor with food.

16 I will cover her priests with salvation,

and those who worship me will really sing for joy.

17 “I will make a king come from the family of David.

I will provide my appointed one descendants to rule after him.

18 I will cover his enemies with shame,

but his crown will shine.”

Psalm 132:12–18 — American Standard Version (ASV 1901)

12 If thy children will keep my covenant

And my testimony that I shall teach them,

Their children also shall sit upon thy throne for evermore.

13 For Jehovah hath chosen Zion;

He hath desired it for his habitation.

14 This is my resting-place for ever:

Here will I dwell; for I have desired it.

15 I will abundantly bless her provision:

I will satisfy her poor with bread.

16 Her priests also will I clothe with salvation;

And her saints shall shout aloud for joy.

17 There will I make the horn of David to bud:

I have ordained a lamp for mine anointed.

18 His enemies will I clothe with shame;

But upon himself shall his crown flourish.

Psalm 132:12–18 — 1890 Darby Bible (DARBY)

12 If thy children keep my covenant, and my testimonies which I will teach them, their children also for evermore shall sit upon thy throne. 13 For Jehovah hath chosen Zion; he hath desired it for his dwelling: 14 This is my rest for ever; here will I dwell, for I have desired it. 15 I will abundantly bless her provision; I will satisfy her needy ones with bread; 16 And I will clothe her priests with salvation, and her saints shall shout aloud for joy. 17 There will I cause the horn of David to bud forth; I have ordained a lamp for mine anointed. 18 His enemies will I clothe with shame; but upon himself shall his crown flourish.

Psalm 132:12–18 — GOD’S WORD Translation (GW)

12 If your sons are faithful to my promise

and my written instructions that I will teach them,

then their descendants will also sit on your throne forever.”

13 The Lord has chosen Zion.

He wants it for his home.

14 “This will be my resting place forever.

Here I will sit enthroned because I want Zion.

15 I will certainly bless all that Zion needs.

I will satisfy its needy people with food.

16 I will clothe its priests with salvation.

Then its godly ones will sing joyfully.

17 There I will make a horn sprout up for David.

I will prepare a lamp for my anointed one.

18 I will clothe his enemies with shame,

but the crown on my anointed one will shine.”

Psalm 132:12–18 — The Holman Christian Standard Bible (HCSB)

12 If your sons keep My covenant

and My decrees that I will teach them,

their sons will also sit on your throne forever.”

13 For the Lord has chosen Zion;

He has desired it for His home:

14 “This is My resting place forever;

I will make My home here

because I have desired it.

15 I will abundantly bless its food;

I will satisfy its needy with bread.

16 I will clothe its priests with salvation,

and its godly people will shout for joy.

17 There I will make a horn grow for David;

I have prepared a lamp for My anointed one.

18 I will clothe his enemies with shame,

but the crown he wears will be glorious.”

Psalm 132:12–18 — The New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

12 If your sons keep my covenant

and my decrees that I shall teach them,

their sons also, forevermore,

shall sit on your throne.”

13 For the Lord has chosen Zion;

he has desired it for his habitation:

14 “This is my resting place forever;

here I will reside, for I have desired it.

15 I will abundantly bless its provisions;

I will satisfy its poor with bread.

16 Its priests I will clothe with salvation,

and its faithful will shout for joy.

17 There I will cause a horn to sprout up for David;

I have prepared a lamp for my anointed one.

18 His enemies I will clothe with disgrace,

but on him, his crown will gleam.”

Psalm 132:12–18 — The Lexham English Bible (LEB)

12 If your sons will heed my covenant

and my testimonies that I will teach them,

their sons also forever

will sit on your throne.”

13 For Yahweh has chosen Zion;

he has desired it for his habitation.

14 “This is my resting place forever;

here I will dwell, for I have desired it.

15 I will bless its provisions abundantly;

I will satisfy its poor with bread.

16 I will also clothe its priests with salvation,

and its faithful will shout exuberantly for joy.

17 There I will cause a horn to grow for David;

I will set a lamp for my anointed one.

18 I will clothe his enemies with shame,

but on him his crown will flourish.”

Psalm 132:12–18 — New International Reader’s Version (NIrV)

12 If your sons keep my covenant

and the laws I teach them,

then their sons will sit

on your throne for ever and ever.”

13 The Lord has chosen Zion.

That’s the place where he wants to live.

14 He has said, “This will be my resting place for ever and ever.

Here I will sit on my throne, because that’s what I want.

15 I will greatly bless Zion with everything it needs.

I will give plenty of food to the poor people living there.

16 I will put salvation on its priests as if it were their clothes.

God’s faithful people will always sing with joy.

17 “Here in Jerusalem I will raise up a mighty king from the family of David.

I will set up the lamp of David’s kingdom for my anointed king.

Its flame will burn brightly forever.

18 I will put shame on his enemies as if it were their clothes.

But the royal crown he wears will shine with glory.”

Psalm 132:12–18 — New American Standard Bible: 1995 Update (NASB95)

12 If your sons will keep My covenant

And My testimony which I will teach them,

Their sons also shall sit upon your throne forever.”

13 For the Lord has chosen Zion;

He has desired it for His habitation.

14 This is My resting place forever;

Here I will dwell, for I have desired it.

15 “I will abundantly bless her provision;

I will satisfy her needy with bread.

16 “Her priests also I will clothe with salvation,

And her godly ones will sing aloud for joy.

17 There I will cause the horn of David to spring forth;

I have prepared a lamp for Mine anointed.

18 “His enemies I will clothe with shame,

But upon himself his crown shall shine.”