BIBLE: Psalm Chapter 122 – Headline “The House of Wind-Soar”
Words in italic type have been added for clarity. They are not found in the original Hebrew or Aramaic.
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What should I learn from this chapter?
- Build your house on the rock of God
- It is a house of Royalty
- It is the “house of Wind-Soar”
The Joy of Going to the House of the Lord
A Song of Ascents. Of David.
Psalm 122:1 I was glad when they said to me,
“Let us go into the house of the Lord.”
- The house of the Lord is also the family of the Lord. It is a house of royalty like “the house of Windsor”
Psalm 122:2 Our feet have been standing
Within your gates, O Jerusalem!
Psalm 122:3 Jerusalem is built
As a city that is compact together,
Psalm 122:4 Where the tribes go up,
The tribes of the Lord,
To the Testimony of Israel (Or: As a testimony to),
To give thanks to the name of the Lord.
Psalm 122:5 For thrones are set there for judgment,
The thrones of the house of David.
Psalm 122:6 Pray for the peace of Jerusalem:
“May they prosper who love you.
Psalm 122:7 Peace be within your walls,
Prosperity within your palaces.”
Psalm 122:8 For the sake of my brethren and companions,
I will now say, “Peace be within you.”
Psalm 122:9 Because of the house of the Lord our God
I will seek your good.