For the music director; according to the gittith style; written by the Korahites, a psalm. How lovely is the place where you live, O Lord who rules over all!
I have asked the Lord for one thing -- this is what I desire! I want to live in the Lord's house all the days of my life, so I can gaze at the splendor of the Lord and contemplate in his temple.
For the music director, according to the gittith style; a psalm of David. O Lord, our Lord, how magnificent is your reputation throughout the earth! You reveal your majesty in the heavens above!
Reveal your light and your faithfulness! They will lead me, they will escort me back to your holy hill, and to the place where you live.
until I find a place for the Lord, a fine dwelling place for the powerful ruler of Jacob."
Micaiah said, "That being the case, hear the word of the Lord. I saw the Lord sitting on his throne, with all the heavenly assembly standing on his right and on his left.
You alone are the LORD. You made the heavens, even the highest heavens, along with all their multitude of stars, the earth and all that is on it, the seas and all that is in them. You impart life to them all, and the multitudes of heaven worship you.
They are filled with food from your house, and you allow them to drink from the river of your delicacies.
A song, a psalm by the Korahites. The Lord is great and certainly worthy of praise in the city of our God, his holy hill.
For the music director; according to the gittith style; by Asaph. Shout for joy to God, our source of strength! Shout out to the God of Jacob!
The Lord loves the gates of Zion more than all the dwelling places of Jacob.
Praise the Lord, you angels of his, you powerful warriors who carry out his decrees and obey his orders!
A song of ascents, by David. I was glad because they said to me, "We will go to the Lord's temple."
Seraphs stood over him; each one had six wings. With two wings they covered their faces, with two they covered their feet, and they used the remaining two to fly.
So it was necessary for the sketches of the things in heaven to be purified with these sacrifices, but the heavenly things themselves required better sacrifices than these.
And I saw the holy city -- the new Jerusalem -- descending out of heaven from God, made ready like a bride adorned for her husband.
Now I saw no temple in the city, because the Lord God -- the All-Powerful -- and the Lamb are its temple.