Psalms 123
Psalm 123
Looking for God’s Favor
A song of ascents.
1I lift my eyes to you,
the one enthroned in heaven.#Ps 2:4; 121:1; 141:8
2Like a servant’s eyes on his master’s hand,
like a servant girl’s eyes on her mistress’s hand,
so our eyes are on the Lord our God
until he shows us favor.#Ps 25:15
3Show us favor, Lord, show us favor,
for we’ve had more than enough contempt.#Neh 4:4; Ps 4:1; 119:22
4We’ve had more than enough
scorn from the arrogant
and contempt from the proud.#Is 32:9,11; Am 6:1

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