A Song of degrees.
1 They that trust in the LORD shall be as mount Zion, which cannot be removed, but abideth forever.
2 As the mountains are round about Jerusalem, so the LORD is round about his people from henceforth even forever.
3 For the rod of the wicked shall not rest upon the lot of the righteous; lest the righteous put forth their hands unto iniquity.
4 Do good, O LORD, unto those that be good, and to them that are upright in their hearts.
5 As for such as turn aside unto their crooked ways, the LORD shall lead them forth with the workers of iniquity: but peace shall be upon Israel.
The people of God rejoice at their delivery from captivity. Trusting in the Lord as we proceed to live a life in and for God’s house.