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the rivers of Babylon, there we sat down, yea, we
wept, when we remembered Zion.
137:2 We hanged our harps upon the willows in the
137:3 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.
137:4 How shall we sing the LORD's song in a strange
137:5 If I forget thee, O Jerusalem, let my right
hand forget her cunning.
137:6 If I do not remember thee, let my tongue
cleave to the roof of my mouth; if I prefer not
Jerusalem above my chief joy.
137:7 Remember, O LORD, the children of Edom in the
day of Jerusalem; who said, Rase it, rase it, even
to the foundation thereof.
137:8 O daughter of Babylon, who art to be
destroyed; happy shall he be, that rewardeth thee as
thou hast served us.
137:9 Happy shall he be, that taketh and dasheth thy
little ones against the stones.
Psalm 137 - By the rivers of Babylon
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Summary of Psalm 137
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Thanksgiving to God for
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By the rivers of Babylon