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 … It is Psalm 136 in the slightly different numbering system of the Greek Septuagint and the Latin Vulgate versions of the Bible. 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. If temporal advantages ever render a profession, the worst calamity has befallen him. 4How can we sing the songs of the LORD while in a foreign land?. ESV 2 On the willows there we hung up our lyres. Quotations designated (NIV) are from THE HOLY BIBLE: NEW INTERNATIONAL VERSION®. A psalm. 3for there our captors asked us for songs, our tormentors demanded songs of joy; they said, “Sing us one of the songs of Zion!”. 12 even the darkness will not be dark. - By the rivers of Babylon, There we sat down and wept, When we remembered Zion. 1 By the rivers of Babylon p we sat and wept q. when we remembered Zion. 1 By the rivers of Babylon we sat and wept. Psalms 137. 2 We hung our harps. An EasyEnglish Translation with Notes (about 1200 word vocabulary) on Psalm 137. www.easyenglish.bible. Psalm 137 By the rivers of Babylon we sat and weptwhen we remembered Zion. That takes the infants from their mothers' breasts, or out of their arms, and dashes out their brains against a "rock", as the word signifies. We put away our harps, hanging them on the branches of poplar trees. ESV 1 By the waters of Babylon, there we sat down and wept, when we remembered Zion. 4 How can we sing the songs of the Lord. All rights reserved worldwide. Words in brackets, ( ), are not in the *Hebrew Bible. 5 An honest witness does not deceive,    but a false witness pours out lies. and the light become night around me,”. A psalm. By the rivers of Babylon we sat and wept when we remembered Zion. 8 Daughter Babylon, doomed to destruction, … 5 If I forget you, Jerusalem, may my right hand forget its skill. 4How can we sing the songs of the LORD while in a foreign land?. Gordon Churchyard. we hanged. 2 We hanged our harps upon the willows in the midst thereof. Psalm 137:6 Parallel. 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. All rights reserved. 5If I forget you, Jerusalem, may my right hand forget its skill.. 6May my tongue cling to the roof … 137 By the rivers of Babylon, there we sat down, yea, we wept, when we remembered Zion. 1 By the rivers of Babylon we sat and wept when we remembered Zion. An Experience of the Captivity. Psalm 137. They stedfastly resolved to keep up this affection. 4 How can we sing the songs of the LORD while in a foreign land? Psa 137:1 - By the rivers of Babylon we sat and wept when we remembered Zion. To slay all when a city was sacked, both male and female, old and young, was a common … Psalm 137 - Beside the rivers of Babylon, we sat and wept as we thought of Jerusalem. Psalm 137 1By the rivers of Babylon we sat and wept when we remembered Zion.. 2There on the poplars we hung our harps, . Psalm 137 :: New International Version (NIV) Strong's. 6 May my tongue cling to … Upon the willows in the midst of it. Tools . Psalm 137:2 Parallel. New International Version. 5 If I forget you, Jerusalem, may my right hand … By the rivers of Babylon we sat and wept when we remembered Zion. By the rivers of Babylon we sat and wept when we remembered Zion. when we remembered Zion. O daughter of Babylon, who art to be destroyed By the determinate counsel and decree of God, and according to divine predictions; see ( Jeremiah 50:1-51:64) ; so mystical Babylon, antichrist, and the man of sin, who therefore is called the son of perdition, ( 2 Thessalonians 2:3) ; because appointed to destruction, and shall certainly go into it, ( Revelation 17:8) ; or "O thou destroyer", as the Targum, … 13 For you created my inmost being; The Levites answer from the porch of the temple, in Psalm 137:4, How shall we sing, etc. The voice of the Holy Spirit responds in Psalm 137:5, Psalm 137:6, If I forget thee, etc. (AJ), 31 Whoever oppresses the poor shows contempt for their Maker,(AK)    but whoever is kind to the needy honors God. Psalm 137. Font Size. Psalm 137 Lament over the Destruction of Jerusalem - By the rivers of Babylon— there we sat down and there we wept when we remembered Zion. 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!”. Commentary on Psalm 137:5-9 (Read Psalm 137:5-9) What we love, we love to think of. 1 Praise the Lord. (AG), 29 Whoever is patient has great understanding,(AH)    but one who is quick-tempered displays folly. NIV / Psalms / Psalm 137 / Psalm 137:8; Previous Book Previous Chapter Read the Full Chapter Next Chapter Next Book. 14 The wise woman builds her house, ( A) but with her own hands the foolish one tears hers down. and the one who devises evil schemes is hated. Red Letter. 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? 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? 2 Whoever fears the Lord walks uprightly, but those who despise him are devious in their ways. Psalm 137 King James Version (KJV). Psalm 37#This psalm is an acrostic poem, the stanzas of which begin with the successive letters of the Hebrew alphabet.Of David. 2 There on the poplars. 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. Psalm 137 New International Version 1 By the rivers of Babylon we sat and wept when we remembered Zion. 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? ( 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. In their captivity and dispersion, it was customary for the Jews to hold their religious meetings on the banks of rivers. Psalm 137:7 Parallel. Psalm 137. Commentary on Psalm 137:5-9 (Read Psalm 137:5-9) What we love, we love to think of. (, California - Do Not Sell My Personal Information. Words in boxes are from the Bible. The vividness of the final verse is justified if one remembers a simple fact: … 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? A word list at the end explains the other words that have a *star by them. 5 If I forget you, Jerusalem, may my right hand forget its … You have searched me, Lord,and you know me. The psalm is a … There on the poplarswe hung our harps, for there our captors asked us for songs,our tormentors demanded songs of joy;they but with her own hands the foolish one tears hers down. Psalm 137. 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. 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. Psalm 137. Psalm 137 - Beside the rivers of Babylon, we sat and wept as we thought of Jerusalem. … 18 The simple inherit folly,    but the prudent are crowned with knowledge. Far be … and for their children it will be a refuge. We put away our harps, hanging them on the branches of poplar trees. Happy is the one who seizes your infants and dashes them against the rocks. Commentary. Psalm 137 New International Version << Psalm 136 | Psalm 137 | Psalm 138 >> The Mourning of the Exiles in Babylon. 2 We hanged our harps upon the willows in the midst thereof. Daughter Babylon, doomed to destruction, happy is the one who repays you according to what you have done to us. Listen to the Bible. NIV 2 There on the poplars we hung our harps, 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!” 104:27; 145:15 plundered us requested mirth, Saying, “Sing us one of the songs of Zion!” 4 How shall we sing the Lord … 5 If I forget you, O Jerusalem, may my right hand forget [its skill]. Of David. 5 If I forget you, Jerusalem, may my right hand forget its skill. 3 For there those who carried us away captive asked of us a song, And those who # Ps. 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!’. Psalm 137. 2 Whoever fears the Lord walks uprightly,    but those who despise him are devious in their ways. 3 Denn dort verlangten, die uns gefangen hielten, Lieder von uns, unsere Peiniger forderten Jubel: Singt für uns eines der Lieder Zions! 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 (O), 15 The simple believe anything,    but the prudent give thought to their steps.(P). Clarke's Commentary on the Bible. (J), 12 There is a way that appears to be right,(K)    but in the end it leads to death.(L). By the rivers of Babylon - These might have been the Tigris and Euphrates, or their branches, or streams that flowed into them. (AN), 33 Wisdom reposes in the heart of the discerning(AO)    and even among fools she lets herself be known.[b]. NIV®. Psalm 83:4 "Come," they say, "let us destroy them as a nation, so that Israel's name is remembered no more." Psalm 83:6 the tents of Edom and the Ishmaelites, of Moab and the Hagrites, Isaiah 34:5 Please enter your email address associated with your Salem All-Pass account, then click Continue. Psalm 137 New International Version (NIV) Psalm 137. Psalm 137. 3 Praise the Lord, for the Lord is good; sing praise to his name, for that is pleasant. If I forget you, Jerusalem, may my right hand forget its skill. 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! 4 How can we sing the songs of the Lord. King James Bible By the rivers of Babylon, there we sat down, yea, we wept, when we remembered Zion. Psalm 137 New International Version (NIV) Psalm 137. They stedfastly resolved to keep up this affection. Psalm 74:7 They burned your sanctuary to the ground; they defiled the dwelling place of your Name. 2 An die Weiden in seiner Mitte hängten wir unsere Leiern. Darby Bible Translation By the rivers of Babylon, there we sat down; yea, we wept when we remembered Zion. Clarke's Commentary on the Bible. Psa 137:2. 8 If I go up to the heavens,q you are there; if I make my bedr in the depths, you are there. but whoever is kind to the needy honors God. Listen to the Bible. Do not fret because of those who are evilor be envious of those who do Commentary. Psalm 137 1 Psalm 137 1 By the rivers of Babylon we sat and wept when we remembered Zion. Psalm 139For the director of music. NIV 1 By the rivers of Babylon we sat and wept when we remembered Zion. 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. 4 For the Lord has chosen Jacob to be his own, Israel to be his treasured possession. Psalm 137. 14 The faithless will be fully repaid for their ways,(N)    and the good rewarded for theirs. (AA), 25 A truthful witness saves lives,    but a false witness is deceitful. 16 The wise fear the Lord and shun evil,(Q)    but a fool(R) is hotheaded and yet feels secure. 4 How can we sing the songs of the Lord. Verse. 1 By the rivers of Babylon(A) we sat and wept(B)    when we remembered Zion. Psalm 137:9 "Happy [shall he be], that taketh and dasheth thy little ones against the stones." Watch Queue Queue. We hanged our harps upon the willows - The ערבים arabim or willows were very plentiful in Babylon. Psalm 137 1By the rivers of Babylon we sat and wept when we remembered Zion.. 2There on the poplars we hung our harps, . 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. 6 May my tongue … Psa 137:1. (AI), 30 A heart at peace gives life to the body,    but envy rots the bones. for you will not find knowledge on their lips. Psalm 137. ( P) to you; the night will shine like the day, for darkness is as light to you. 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? When suffering, we should recollect with godly sorrow our forfeited mercies, and our sins by which we lost them. 3 A fool’s mouth lashes out with pride,(B)    but the lips of the wise protect them.(C). 1 By the rivers of Babylon we sat and wept when we remembered Zion. Psalm 137. When suffering, we should recollect with godly sorrow our forfeited mercies, and our sins by which we lost them. but knowledge comes easily to the discerning. 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? 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