How amiable are thy habitations, O LORD of the hosts!
One thing have I desired of the LORD, that will I seek after: that I may dwell in the house of the LORD all the days of my life to behold the beauty of the LORD and to enquire in his temple.
O LORD our Lord, how great is thy name in all the earth! who hast set thy praise above the heavens.
O send out thy light and thy truth; let them lead me; let them bring me unto the mountain of thy holiness and to thy tabernacles.
until I find out a place for the LORD, a habitation for the mighty God of Jacob.
Then he said, Hear thou, therefore, the word of the LORD: I saw the LORD sitting on his throne and all the host of the heavens standing by him on his right hand and on his left.
Thou, O LORD, art alone; thou hast made the heavens and the heavens of the heavens, with all their host, the earth and all things that are therein, the seas and all that is therein, and thou givest life to them all; and the host of the heavens worship thee.
They shall be abundantly satisfied with the fatness of thy house, and thou shalt make them drink of the river of thy pleasures.
Great is the LORD, and greatly to be praised in the city of our God, in the mountain of his holiness.
Sing aloud unto God our strength; make a joyful noise unto the God of Jacob.
The LORD loves the gates of Zion more than all the dwellings of Jacob.
Bless the LORD, ye his angels, valiant and strong, that do his commandments, hearkening unto the voice of his word.
Above it stood the seraphims; each one had six wings; with two he covered his face, and with two he covered his feet, and with two he flew.
So that it was necessary that the figures of the heavenly things should be purified with these, but the heavenly things themselves with better sacrifices than these.
And I, John, saw the holy city, the new Jerusalem, coming down out of the heaven, prepared of God as a bride adorned for her husband.
And I saw no temple in her; for the Lord God Almighty is her temple, and the Lamb.