A Song of Ascents.
All ahis affliction;
And vowed to athe Mighty One of Jacob,
Nor 2lie on my bed;
4 I will not agive sleep to my eyes
Or slumber to my eyelids,
5 Until I find a aplace for the Lord,
6 Behold, we heard of it in aEphrathah,
You and the ark of Your cstrength.
9 Let Your priests be aclothed with righteousness,
And let Your bgodly ones sing for joy.
Do not turn away the face of Your aanointed.
11 The Lord has asworn to David
A truth from which He will not turn back:
“bOf the fruit of your body I will set upon your throne.
And My testimony which I will teach them,
Their sons also shall asit upon your throne forever.”
13 For the Lord has achosen Zion;
He has bdesired it for His habitation.
14 “This is My aresting place forever;
Here I will bdwell, for I have desired it.
15 “I will abundantly abless her provision;
I will bsatisfy her needy with bread.
16 “Her apriests also I will clothe with salvation,
And her agodly ones will sing aloud for joy.
17 “There I will cause the ahorn of David to spring forth;
I have prepared a blamp for Mine anointed.
18 “His enemies I will aclothe with shame,
But upon himself his bcrown shall shine.”
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