Psalm 126:1
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New Living Translation
A song for pilgrims ascending to Jerusalem. When the LORD brought back his exiles to Jerusalem, it was like a dream!

King James Bible
A Song of degrees. When the LORD turned again the captivity of Zion, we were like them that dream.

Darby Bible Translation
{A Song of degrees.} When Jehovah turned the captivity of Zion, we were like them that dream.

World English Bible
When Yahweh brought back those who returned to Zion, we were like those who dream.

Young's Literal Translation
A Song of the Ascents. In Jehovah's turning back to the captivity of Zion, We have been as dreamers.

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Wesley's Notes on the Bible

126:1 Turned - Brought the captive Israelites out of Babylon into their own land. Dream - We were so surprized and astonished.

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Library
Introduction. Chapter i. --The Life and Writings of St. Hilary of Poitiers.
St. Hilary of Poitiers is one of the greatest, yet least studied, of the Fathers of the Western Church. He has suffered thus, partly from a certain obscurity in his style of writing, partly from the difficulty of the thoughts which he attempted to convey. But there are other reasons for the comparative neglect into which he has fallen. He learnt his theology, as we shall see, from Eastern authorities, and was not content to carry on and develop the traditional teaching of the West; and the disciple
St. Hilary of Poitiers—The Life and Writings of St. Hilary of Poitiers

Psalms
The piety of the Old Testament Church is reflected with more clearness and variety in the Psalter than in any other book of the Old Testament. It constitutes the response of the Church to the divine demands of prophecy, and, in a less degree, of law; or, rather, it expresses those emotions and aspirations of the universal heart which lie deeper than any formal demand. It is the speech of the soul face to face with God. Its words are as simple and unaffected as human words can be, for it is the genius
John Edgar McFadyen—Introduction to the Old Testament

Cross References
Acts 12:9
So Peter left the cell, following the angel. But all the time he thought it was a vision. He didn't realize it was actually happening.

Deuteronomy 30:3
then the LORD your God will restore your fortunes. He will have mercy on you and gather you back from all the nations where he has scattered you.

Job 8:21
He will once again fill your mouth with laughter and your lips with shouts of joy.

Job 42:10
When Job prayed for his friends, the LORD restored his fortunes. In fact, the LORD gave him twice as much as before!

Psalm 80:3
Turn us again to yourself, O God. Make your face shine down upon us. Only then will we be saved.

Psalm 85:1
For the choir director: A psalm of the descendants of Korah. LORD, you poured out blessings on your land! You restored the fortunes of Israel.

Isaiah 14:7
But finally the earth is at rest and quiet. Now it can sing again!

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