Psalm 122:7
New International Version
May there be peace within your walls and security within your citadels."

New Living Translation
O Jerusalem, may there be peace within your walls and prosperity in your palaces.

English Standard Version
Peace be within your walls and security within your towers!”

Berean Study Bible
May there be peace within your walls, and prosperity inside your fortresses.”

King James Bible
Peace be within thy walls, and prosperity within thy palaces.

New King James Version
Peace be within your walls, Prosperity within your palaces.”

New American Standard Bible
“May peace be within your walls, And prosperity within your palaces.”

NASB 1995
"May peace be within your walls, And prosperity within your palaces."

NASB 1977
“May peace be within your walls, And prosperity within your palaces.”

Amplified Bible
“May peace be within your walls And prosperity within your palaces.”

Christian Standard Bible
may there be peace within your walls, security within your fortresses.”

Holman Christian Standard Bible
may there be peace within your walls, prosperity within your fortresses."

American Standard Version
Peace be within thy walls, And prosperity within thy palaces.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
Let there be peace by your power and prosperity within your walls.

Brenton Septuagint Translation
Let peace, I pray, be within thine host, and prosperity in thy palaces.

Contemporary English Version
May there be peace inside your city walls and in your palaces.

Douay-Rheims Bible
Let peace be in thy strength: and abundance in thy towers.

English Revised Version
Peace be within thy walls, and prosperity within thy palaces.

Good News Translation
May there be peace inside your walls and safety in your palaces."

GOD'S WORD® Translation
May there be peace inside your walls and prosperity in your palaces."

International Standard Version
May peace be within your ramparts, and prosperity within your fortresses."

JPS Tanakh 1917
Peace be within thy walls, And prosperity within thy palaces.

Literal Standard Version
Peace is in your bulwark, rest in your high places,

NET Bible
May there be peace inside your defenses, and prosperity inside your fortresses!

New Heart English Bible
Peace be within your walls, and prosperity within your palaces.

World English Bible
Peace be within your walls, and prosperity within your palaces.

Young's Literal Translation
Peace is in thy bulwark, rest in thy high places,

Additional Translations ...
Context
Pray for the Peace of Jerusalem
6Pray for the peace of Jerusalem: “May those who love you prosper. 7May there be peace within your walls, and prosperity inside your fortresses.” 8For the sake of my brothers and friends, I will say, “Peace be within you.”…

Cross References
Matthew 10:12
As you enter the home, greet its occupants.

1 Samuel 25:6
and say to him, 'Long life to you, and peace to you and your house and to all that belongs to you.

Psalm 48:3
God is in her citadels; He has shown Himself to be a fortress.

Psalm 48:13
consider her ramparts, tour her citadels, that you may tell the next generation.

Psalm 51:18
In Your good pleasure, cause Zion to prosper; build up the walls of Jerusalem.

Psalm 118:25
O LORD, save us, we pray. We beseech You, O LORD, cause us to prosper!

Isaiah 62:6
On your walls, O Jerusalem, I have posted watchmen; they will never be silent day or night. You who call on the LORD shall take no rest for yourselves,

Jeremiah 17:27
But if you do not listen to Me to keep the Sabbath day holy by not carrying a load while entering the gates of Jerusalem on the Sabbath day, then I will kindle an unquenchable fire in its gates to consume the citadels of Jerusalem.'"

Jeremiah 30:18
This is what the LORD says: "I will restore the fortunes of Jacob's tents and have compassion on his dwellings. And the city will be rebuilt on her own ruins, and the palace will stand in its rightful place.


Treasury of Scripture

Peace be within your walls, and prosperity within your palaces.

peace

1 Chronicles 12:18
Then the spirit came upon Amasai, who was chief of the captains, and he said, Thine are we, David, and on thy side, thou son of Jesse: peace, peace be unto thee, and peace be to thine helpers; for thy God helpeth thee. Then David received them, and made them captains of the band.

Isaiah 9:7
Of the increase of his government and peace there shall be no end, upon the throne of David, and upon his kingdom, to order it, and to establish it with judgment and with justice from henceforth even for ever. The zeal of the LORD of hosts will perform this.

Isaiah 54:13
And all thy children shall be taught of the LORD; and great shall be the peace of thy children.

within thy palaces

Psalm 48:3
God is known in her palaces for a refuge.









Verse 7. - Peace be within thy walls, and prosperity within thy palaces. The prayer, which he would have others offer, the psalmist now offers himself. The prayer embraces, first, the whole community; then, especially those who have the direction and government of it.

Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
May there be
יְהִֽי־ (yə·hî-)
Verb - Qal - Imperfect Jussive - third person masculine singular
Strong's 1961: To fall out, come to pass, become, be

peace
שָׁל֥וֹם (šā·lō·wm)
Noun - masculine singular
Strong's 7965: Safe, well, happy, friendly, welfare, health, prosperity, peace

within your walls,
בְּחֵילֵ֑ךְ (bə·ḥê·lêḵ)
Preposition-b | Noun - masculine singular construct | second person feminine singular
Strong's 2426: An army, an intrenchment

[and] prosperity
שַׁ֝לְוָ֗ה (lə·wāh)
Noun - feminine singular
Strong's 7962: Quietness, ease

inside your fortresses.”
בְּאַרְמְנוֹתָֽיִךְ׃ (bə·’ar·mə·nō·w·ṯā·yiḵ)
Preposition-b | Noun - masculine plural construct | second person feminine singular
Strong's 759: A citadel


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