Blessings of Those Who Fear the Lord
A Song of Ascents.
1Blessed #Job 5:4; Prov. 27:11is every one who fears the Lord,
Who walks in His ways.
2#Ps. 119:1When you eat the labor of your hands,
You shall be happy, and it shall be #Is. 3:10well with you.
3Your wife shall be #Deut. 4:40like a fruitful vine
In the very heart of your house,
Your #Ezek. 19:10children #Ps. 127:3–5like olive plants
All around your table.
4Behold, thus shall the man be blessed
Who fears the Lord.
5#Ps. 52:8; 144:12The Lord bless you out of Zion,
And may you see the good of Jerusalem
All the days of your life.
6Yes, may you #Ps. 134:3see your children’s children.
#Gen. 48:11; 50:23; Job 42:16; Ps. 103:17; (Prov. 17:6)Peace be upon Israel!