Psalms 841For the Chief Musician; set to the Gittith. A Psalm of the sons of Korah. How ▼ amiable are thy tabernacles, O Jehovah of hosts! ▼
▼1) Or lovely2My soul longeth, yea, even fainteth for the courts of Jehovah; My heart and my flesh ▼ cry out unto the living God. ▼
▼1) Or sing for joy3Yea, the sparrow hath found her a house, And the swallow a nest for herself, where she may lay her young, Even thine altars, O Jehovah of hosts, My King, and my God. 4Blessed are they that dwell in thy house: They will be still praising thee. [[Selah 5Blessed is the man whose strength is in thee; In whose heart are the highways to Zion . 6Passing through the valley of ▼ Weeping they make it a place of springs; Yea, the early rain covereth it with blessings. ▼
▼1) Or balsam-trees ; Heb Baca ; See 2 Sa 5:237They go from strength to strength; Every one of them appeareth before God in Zion. 8O Jehovah God of hosts, hear my prayer; Give ear, O God of Jacob. [[Selah 9 ▼ Behold, O God our shield, And look upon the face of thine anointed. ▼
▼1) Or Behold our shield, O God10For a day in thy courts is better than a thousand. I had rather ▼ be a doorkeeper in the house of my God, Than to dwell in the tents of wickedness. ▼
▼1) Or stand at the threshold of etc11For Jehovah God is a sun and a shield: Jehovah will give grace and glory; No good thing will he withhold from them that walk uprightly. 12O Jehovah of hosts, Blessed is the man that trusteth in thee.
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