1 By the rivers of Babylon we sat and wept. 137 1 By the rivers of Babylon we sat and wept when we remembered Zion. Psalm 137. NIV 1 By the rivers of Babylon we sat and wept when we remembered Zion. 5 If I forget you, Jerusalem, may my right hand forget its skill. The Levites answer from the porch of the temple, in Psalm 137:4, How shall we sing, etc. There on the poplarswe hung our harps, for there our captors asked us for songs,our tormentors demanded songs of joy;they Psalm 137:6 Parallel. May my tongue cling to the roof of my mouth if I do not remember you, if I do not consider Jerusalem my highest joy. An EasyEnglish Translation with Notes (about 1200 word vocabulary) on Psalm 137. www.easyenglish.bible. A psalm. Gabriel, the prince of Zion, then addresses the destroyer of the Babylonish nation, in Psalm 137:8, Psalm 137:9, Happy shall be he that rewardeth thee, etc. 4 How can we sing the songs of the Lord. 2 There on the poplars we hung our harps, 3 for there our captors asked us for songs, our tormentors demanded songs of joy; they said, “Sing us one of the songs of Zion!” 4 How can we sing the songs of the Lord while in a foreign land? Psalm 137 New International Version (NIV) Psalm 137. Psalm 33:2 Praise the LORD with harp: sing to him with the psaltery and an instrument of ten strings.. Psalm 81:2 Take a psalm, and bring here the tambourine, the pleasant harp with the psaltery.. Isaiah 24:8 The mirth of tabrets ceases, the noise of them that rejoice ends, the joy … Psa 137:1 - By the rivers of Babylon we sat and wept when we remembered Zion. They stedfastly resolved to keep up this affection. but one who is quick-tempered displays folly. Commentary. 5 If I forget you, Jerusalem, may my right hand forget its skill. Psalm 137:9 "Happy [shall he be], that taketh and dasheth thy little ones against the stones." but those who despise him are devious in their ways. 3for there our captors asked us for songs, our tormentors demanded songs of joy; they said, “Sing us one of the songs of Zion!”. 5If I forget you, Jerusalem, may my right hand forget its skill.. 6May my tongue cling to the roof … Paragraph. New International Version By the rivers of Babylon we sat and wept when we remembered Zion. Psalm 139For the director of music. … Psalm 137. There on the poplars we hung our harps, Read verse in New International Version There on the poplars we hung our harps, Read verse in New International Version but whoever is kind to the needy honors God. Psalm 137:7 Parallel. 1 By the rivers of Babylon we sat and wept. 1 By the rivers of Babylon, There we sat down, yea, we wept. 5 If I … Psalm 137. Commentary on Psalm 137:5-9 (Read Psalm 137:5-9) What we love, we love to think of. Psalm 137 1By the rivers of Babylon we sat and wept when we remembered Zion.. 2There on the poplars we hung our harps, . Psa 137:2. You know when I sit and when I rise;you perceive my thoughts from afar. but blessed is the one who is kind to the needy. (E), 6 The mocker seeks wisdom and finds none,    but knowledge comes easily to the discerning.(F). Psalm 137 - Beside the rivers of Babylon, we sat and wept as we thought of Jerusalem. 2 There on the poplars we hung our harps, 3 for there our captors asked us for songs, our tormentors demanded songs of joy; they said, “Sing us one of the songs of Zion!” 4 How can we sing the songs of the Lord while in a foreign land? 3 A fool’s mouth lashes out with pride, ( B) but the lips of the wise protect them. turning a person from the snares of death. Willows were so plentiful at Babylon on the banks of the Euphrates, that Isaiah calls it the brook or river of willows. Our tormentors insisted on a joyful hymn: “Sing us one of those songs of Jerusalem!” But how can we sing the songs of the LORD while in a pagan land? ( A) of those who do wrong; ( B) 2 for like the grass they will soon wither, ( C) like green plants they will soon die away. The translated Bible text has yet to go through … (AG), 29 Whoever is patient has great understanding,(AH)    but one who is quick-tempered displays folly. We put away our harps, hanging them on the branches of poplar trees. 2 There on the poplars we hung our harps, 3 for there our captors asked us for songs, our tormentors demanded songs of joy; they said, "Sing us one of the songs of Zion!" 7 Remember, Lord, what the Edomites(N) did    on the day Jerusalem fell. Psalm 137. - By the rivers of Babylon, There we sat down and wept, When we remembered Zion. 6 May my tongue … Scripture Formatting. A word list at the end explains the other words that have a *star by them. Watch Queue Queue Font Size. Tools . 5 If I forget you, Jerusalem, may my right hand forget its … 1 By the rivers of Babylon we sat and wept when we remembered Zion. NIV 5 If I forget you, Jerusalem, may my right hand forget its skill. Scripture Formatting × Scripture Formatting. Those that rejoice in God, for his sake make Jerusalem their joy. Psalm 137. Psa 137:2. 2 There on the poplars we hung our harps, 3 for there our captors asked us for songs, our tormentors demanded songs of joy; they said, “Sing us one of the songs of Zion!” 4 How can we sing the songs of the Lord while in a foreign land? we hung our harps, 3 for there our captors asked us for songs, our tormentors demanded songs of joy; they said, “Sing us one of the songs of Zion!”. Copyright © 2020, Bible Study Tools. Proud member Psalms 137. Do not fret because of those who are evilor be envious of those who do We'll send you an email with steps on how to reset your password. King James Bible By the rivers of Babylon, there we sat down, yea, we wept, when we remembered Zion. Psalm 137. 9 Fools mock at making amends for sin,    but goodwill is found among the upright. Commentary on Psalm 137:5-9 (Read Psalm 137:5-9) What we love, we love to think of. when we remembered Zion. Psalm 137. Psalm 137 1 Psalm 137 1 By the rivers of Babylon we sat and wept when we remembered Zion. It contains a cry in captivity (verses 1-4), a vow of remembrance (verses 5-6), and a prayer for judgment (verses 7-9). (AD), 27 The fear of the Lord is a fountain of life,(AE)    turning a person from the snares of death. Psalm 137. Psalm 137 1By the rivers of Babylon we sat and wept when we remembered Zion.. 2There on the poplars we hung our harps, . 104:27; 145:15 plundered us requested mirth, Saying, “Sing us one of the songs of Zion!” 4 How shall we sing the Lord … 1 By the rivers of Babylon we sat and wept when we remembered Zion. NIV 2 There on the poplars we hung our harps, ESV 3 For there our captors required of us songs, and our tormentors, mirth, saying, "Sing us one of the songs of Zion!" 2 There on the poplars we hung our harps, 3 for there our captors asked us for songs, our tormentors demanded songs of joy; they said, “Sing us one of the songs of Zion!” 4 How can we sing the songs of the Lord while in a foreign land? Gordon Churchyard. How can we sing the songs of the LORD while in a foreign land? You discern my going out a Article Images Copyright © 2020 Getty Images unless otherwise indicated. 10 Each heart knows its own bitterness,    and no one else can share its joy. 1 By the rivers of Babylon p we sat and wept q. when we remembered Zion. 6 May my tongue cling to … Extra Small Small Medium Large Additional Settings . 4 For the Lord has chosen Jacob to be his own, Israel to be his treasured possession. 2 There on the poplars. Psalm 137 New International Version << Psalm 136 | Psalm 137 | Psalm 138 >> The Mourning of the Exiles in Babylon. (V), 20 The poor are shunned even by their neighbors,    but the rich have many friends. A psalm. Psalm 137:4: S Ne 12:46 New International Version (NIV) Holy Bible, New International Version®, NIV® Copyright ©1973, 1978, 1984, 2011 by Biblica, Inc.® Used by permission. when we remembered Zion. 1 By the rivers of Babylon(A) we sat and wept(B)    when we remembered Zion. Psalm 137. Psalm 137 By the rivers of Babylon we sat and weptwhen we remembered Zion. 2 There on the poplars. 1 By the rivers of Babylon we sat and wept when we remembered Zion. 5 An honest witness does not deceive,    but a false witness pours out lies. (O)“Tear it down,” they cried,    “tear it down to its foundations!”(P)8 Daughter Babylon, doomed to destruction,(Q)    happy is the one who repays you    according to what you have done to us.9 Happy is the one who seizes your infants    and dashes them(R) against the rocks. You know when I sit and when I rise;you perceive my thoughts from afar. 12 even the darkness will not be dark. 2 There on the poplars we hung our harps, 3 for there our captors asked us for songs, our tormentors demanded songs of joy; they said, "Sing us one of the songs of Zion!" Which, though it may seem a piece of cruelty, was but a just retaliation. Psa 137:1. 35 A king delights in a wise servant,    but a shameful servant arouses his fury.(AQ). Psalm 137. but with her own hands the foolish one tears hers down. KJV (Narrated) NKJV (Narrated) NKJV (Dramatized) NLT (Dramatized) NIV (Narrated) NIV (Dramatized) NASB (Narrated) RVR60 (Español) Tools. 3 For there those who carried us away captive asked of us a song, And those who # Ps. NIV 2 There on the poplars we hung our harps, NIV 3 for there our captors asked us for songs, our tormentors demanded songs of joy; they said, “Sing us one of the songs of Zion!” NIV 4 How can we sing the songs of the LORD while in a foreign land? 2 There on the poplars. For our captors demanded a song from us. 19 Evildoers will bow down in the presence of the good,    and the wicked at the gates of the righteous. 4How can we sing the songs of the LORD while in a foreign land?. when we remembered Zion. This video is unavailable. If I forget you, Jerusalem, may my right hand forget its skill. and the light become night around me,”. 22 Do not those who plot evil go astray? 14 The wise woman builds her house, ( A) but with her own hands the foolish one tears hers down. for there our captors asked us for songs, our tormentors demanded songs of joy; they said, “Sing us one of the songs of Zion!”. Upon the willows in the midst of it We hung … When suffering, we should recollect with godly sorrow our forfeited mercies, and our sins by which we lost them. You discern my going out a Its Latin title is "Super flumina Babylonis". 1 By the rivers of Babylon p we sat and wept q. when we remembered Zion. The vividness of the final verse is justified if one remembers a simple fact: … 5 If I forget you, Jerusalem, may my right hand … World English Bible Psalm 137 King James Version (KJV) 137 By the rivers of Babylon, there we sat down, yea, we wept, when we remembered Zion. If temporal advantages ever render a profession, the worst calamity has befallen him. New International Version. The voice of the Holy Spirit responds in Psalm 137:5, Psalm 137:6, If I forget thee, etc. 23 All hard work brings a profit,    but mere talk leads only to poverty. 4 How can we sing the songs of the Lord. 1 By the rivers of Babylon we sat and wept when we remembered Zion. Those that rejoice in God, for his sake make Jerusalem their joy. New International Version. For there they that carried us away captive required of us a song Or, "words of a song" F26.To repeat the words of one of the songs of Zion, as it is afterwards expressed: this the Babylonians did, as the Targum; who were they that carried the Jews into captivity; and this is given as a reason why they hung their harps on willows, and were so sorrowful, because such a request as this was made; but the prudent give thought to their steps. Watch Queue Queue. Praise the name of the Lord; praise him, you servants of the Lord, 2 you who minister in the house of the Lord, in the courts of the house of our God. 17 A quick-tempered person(S) does foolish things,(T)    and the one who devises evil schemes is hated.(U). we hanged. Psalm 137. Psa 137:1 - By the rivers of Babylon we sat and wept when we remembered Zion. Psa 137:2 - There on the poplars we hung our … (AF), 28 A large population is a king’s glory,    but without subjects a prince is ruined. Happy is the one who seizes your infants and dashes them against the rocks. 4 How shall we sing the Lord 's song in a strange land? 1 Do not fret because of those who are evil. „By the rivers of Babylon …“ – sind Teil mehrerer erfolgreicher Musikstücke geworden. Daughter Babylon, doomed to destruction, happy is the one who repays you according to what you have done to us. (Z)    But those who plan what is good find[a] love and faithfulness. When suffering, we should recollect with godly sorrow our forfeited mercies, and our sins by which we lost them. 2 There on the poplars we hung our harps, 3 for there our captors asked us for songs, our tormentors demanded songs of joy; they said, “Sing us one of the songs of Zion!” 4 How can we sing the songs of the Lord while in a foreign land? Upon the willows in the midst of it. 2 We hanged our harps upon the willows in the midst thereof. Longing for Zion in a Foreign Land. 8 Daughter Babylon, doomed to destruction, … Quotations designated (NIV) are from THE HOLY BIBLE: NEW INTERNATIONAL VERSION®. There on the poplarswe hung our harps, for there our captors asked us for songs,our tormentors demanded songs of joy;they Psalm 37#This psalm is an acrostic poem, the stanzas of which begin with the successive letters of the Hebrew alphabet.Of David. 5 If I forget you, Jerusalem, may my right hand forget its … and the one who devises evil schemes is hated. For our captors demanded a song from us. Scripture quoted by permission. Red Letter. Psalm 137. All rights reserved worldwide. 3 Denn dort verlangten, die uns gefangen hielten, Lieder von uns, unsere Peiniger forderten Jubel: Singt für uns eines der Lieder Zions! when we remembered Zion. Psalm 137 New International Version 1 By the rivers of Babylon we sat and wept when we remembered Zion. It is Psalm 136 in the slightly different numbering system of the Greek Septuagint and the Latin Vulgate versions of the Bible. Listen to the Bible. To slay all when a city was sacked, both male and female, old and young, was a common … Verse. Clarke's Commentary on the Bible. Psalm 137 - Beside the rivers of Babylon, we sat and wept as we thought of Jerusalem. (AA), 25 A truthful witness saves lives,    but a false witness is deceitful. 2 An die Weiden in seiner Mitte hängten wir unsere Leiern. Verse. Psalm 137. 4 Where there are no oxen, the manger is empty,    but from the strength of an ox(D) come abundant harvests. We hanged our harps upon the willows - The ערבים arabim or willows were very plentiful in Babylon. 4 How can we sing the songs of the Lord … Psalms 137:3. Of David. 3 For there they that carried us away captive required of us a song; and they that wasted us required of us mirth, saying, Sing us one of the songs of Zion. An integrated digital Bible study library - including complete notes from the Believer's Bible Commentary and the Cultural Backgrounds Study Bible (NIV and NRSV) - is just a step away! Psalm 83:4 "Come," they say, "let us destroy them as a nation, so that Israel's name is remembered no more." New International Version. Psalm 137 (NIV) 1 By the rivers of Babylon we sat and wept when we remembered Zion. Michael, the prince of Jerusalem, answers in Psalm 137:7, Remember, O Lord, etc. NIV Reverse Interlinear Bible: English to Hebrew and English to Greek. 5 If I forget you, Jerusalem, may my right hand forget its … (AJ), 31 Whoever oppresses the poor shows contempt for their Maker,(AK)    but whoever is kind to the needy honors God. 24 The wealth of the wise is their crown,    but the folly of fools yields folly. By the rivers of Babylon we sat and wept when we remembered Zion. ( P) to you; the night will shine like the day, for darkness is as light to you. NIV 1 By the rivers of Babylon we sat and wept when we remembered Zion. Paragraph. Remember, LORD, what the Edomites did on the day Jerusalem fell. 1 By the rivers of Babylon we sat and wept. 2 Whoever fears the Lord walks uprightly, but those who despise him are devious in their ways. Of David. 137 By the rivers of Babylon, there we sat down, yea, we wept, when we remembered Zion. 2 We hung our harps. Try it free for 30 days. (J), 12 There is a way that appears to be right,(K)    but in the end it leads to death.(L). Psalm 137 is the 137th psalm of the Book of Psalms, and as such it is included in the Hebrew Bible. Darby Bible Translation By the rivers of Babylon, there we sat down; yea, we wept when we remembered Zion. 4 How can we sing the songs of the Lord(I)    while in a foreign land?5 If I forget you,(J) Jerusalem,    may my right hand forget its skill.6 May my tongue cling to the roof(K) of my mouth    if I do not remember(L) you,if I do not consider Jerusalem(M)    my highest joy. 5 If I forget you, O Jerusalem, may my right hand forget [its skill]. By the rivers of Babylon we sat and wept when we remembered Zion. 2 We hanged our harps upon the willows in the midst thereof. Commentary. Psalm 74:7 They burned your sanctuary to the ground; they defiled the dwelling place of your Name. (AL), 32 When calamity comes, the wicked are brought down,(AM)    but even in death the righteous seek refuge in God. 8 If I go up to the heavens,q you are there; if I make my bedr in the depths, you are there. 13 Even in laughter(M) the heart may ache,    and rejoicing may end in grief. 4 How can we sing the songs of the LORD while in a foreign land? 14 The wise woman builds her house,(A)    but with her own hands the foolish one tears hers down. You have searched me, Lord,and you know me. (AB), 26 Whoever fears the Lord has a secure fortress,(AC)    and for their children it will be a refuge. Psalm 137 :: New International Version (NIV) Strong's. When we remembered Zion. In English it is generally known as "By the rivers of Babylon", which is how its first words are translated in the King James Version. (W), 21 It is a sin to despise one’s neighbor,(X)    but blessed is the one who is kind to the needy.(Y). For our captors demanded a song from us. 2 There on the poplars we hung our harps, 3 for there our captors asked us for songs, our tormentors demanded songs of joy; they said, “Sing us one of the songs of Zion!” 4 How can we sing the songs of the Lord while in a foreign land? Psalm 137 By the rivers of Babylon we sat and wept when we remembered Zion. Psalm 137 Einheitsübersetzung 2016 Rückblick der Verbannten auf ihr Heimweh nach Zion 1 An den Strömen von Babel, da saßen wir und wir weinten, wenn wir Zions gedachten. Psalm 137 By the rivers of Babylon we sat and weptwhen we remembered Zion. 2 There on the poplars we hung our harps, 3 for there our captors asked us for songs, our tormentors demanded songs of joy; they said, “Sing us one of the songs of Zion!” 4 How can we sing the songs of the Lord while in a foreign land? (AN), 33 Wisdom reposes in the heart of the discerning(AO)    and even among fools she lets herself be known.[b]. or be envious. In their captivity and dispersion, it was customary for the Jews to hold their religious meetings on the banks of rivers. The notes explain some of the words with a *star by them. and even among fools she lets herself be known. Holy Bible, New International Version®, NIV® Copyright ©1973, 1978, 1984, 2011 by Biblica, Inc.® Used by permission. 5If I forget you, Jerusalem, may my right hand forget its skill. Psalm 137 New International Version (NIV) Psalm 137. we hung our harps, 3 for there our captors asked us for songs, our tormentors demanded songs of joy; they said, “Sing us one of the songs of Zion!”. On the subject of imprecations (see the note on Psalm 109). 4 How can we sing the songs of the LORD while in a foreign land? Psalm 137 King James Version (KJV). 2 There on the poplars we hung our harps, 3 for there our captors asked us for songs, our tormentors demanded songs of joy; they said, “Sing us one of the songs of Zion!” 4 How can we sing the songs of the Lord while in a foreign land? 7 Stay away from a fool,    for you will not find knowledge on their lips. KJV (Narrated) NKJV (Narrated) NKJV (Dramatized) NLT (Dramatized) NIV (Narrated) NIV (Dramatized) NASB (Narrated) RVR60 (Español) Tools. We put away our harps, hanging them on the branches of poplar trees. and the wicked at the gates of the righteous. Commentary. All rights reserved worldwide. 137 1 By the rivers of Babylon we sat and wept when we remembered Zion. 1 By the rivers of Babylon we sat and wept when we remembered Zion. The psalm is a … Clarke's Commentary on the Bible. 1 By the rivers of Babylon we sat and wept when we remembered Zion. 13 For you created my inmost being; “Tear it down,” they cried, “tear it down to its foundations!”. 3 For there they that carried us away captive required of us a song; and they that wasted us required of us mirth, saying, Sing us one of the songs of Zion. 14 The faithless will be fully repaid for their ways,(N)    and the good rewarded for theirs. ESV 2 On the willows there we hung up our lyres. 5 If I forget you, Jerusalem, may my right hand forget its skill. (AI), 30 A heart at peace gives life to the body,    but envy rots the bones. New International Version (NIV), they said, “Sing us one of the songs of Zion!”. An Experience of the Captivity. NIV®. Psalm 83:6 the tents of Edom and the Ishmaelites, of Moab and the Hagrites, Isaiah 34:5 NIV 3 for there our … Copyright © 1973, 1978, 1984, 2011 by Biblica. 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