The Daily Office

according to the Book of Common Prayer, 2019
Anglican Church in North America


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Psalm 126

In convertendo

1 When the Lord overturned the captivity of Zion,*

then were we like those who dream.

2 Then was our mouth filled with laughter*

and our tongue with shouts of joy.

3 Then they said among the nations,*

"The Lord has done great things for them."

4 Indeed, the Lord has done great things for us already,*

whereof we rejoice.

5 Overturn our captivity, O Lord,*

as when streams refresh the deserts of the south.

6 Those who sow in tears*

shall reap with songs of joy.

7 He who goes on his way weeping and bears good seed*

shall doubtless come again with joy, and bring his sheaves with him.

Psalms with similar themes:

God the Redeemer
33  103  111  126  113  114  130  138 

Peace
29  46  76  85  98  100  124  125  126 

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