/ Psalms 137:2: We hanged our harps upon the willows in the midst thereof 2 We hanged our harps upon the willows in the midst thereof. Cancel {{#items}} {{human}} {{/items}} ← Chapter. A. By the Rivers of Babylon (Ezekiel 1:1-3) 1 By the rivers of Babylon, there we sat down, yea, we wept, when we remembered Zion. 4 How shall we sing the LORD'S song in a strange land? Psalm 137 – The Mournful Song of the Exiles. 1. 1 By the rivers of Babylon, there we sat down, yea, we wept, when we remembered Zion. 4 Delight thyself also in the Lord: and he shall give thee the desires of thine heart. 1 By the rivers of Babylon, there we sat down, yea, we wept, when we remembered Zion. Cancel {{#items}} {{local_name}} {{/items}} Book. Cancel {{#items}} {{/items}} 137. 2 I will worship toward thy holy temple, and praise thy name for thy lovingkindness and for thy truth: for thou hast magnified thy word above all thy name.. 3 In the day when I cried thou answeredst me, and strengthenedst me with strength in my soul. 2 For they shall soon be cut down like the grass, and wither as the green herb. Because this psalm is a remembrance of Babylon, many commentators believe it was written after the return from exile. Psalm 137:7-9 King James Version (KJV). KJV . 8 O daughter of Babylon, who art to be destroyed; happy shall he be, that rewardeth thee as thou hast served us. Change language {{#items}} {{local_title}} {{/items}} ← Language. 37 Fret not thyself because of evildoers, neither be thou envious against the workers of iniquity. Psalm 137 is the 137th psalm of the Book of Psalms, and as such it is included in the Hebrew Bible. 3 For there they that carried us away captive required of us a song; and they that wasted us required of us mirth, saying, Sing us one of the songs of Zion. Psalms 137. I will praise thee with my whole heart: before the gods will I sing praise unto thee. Psalms 137:1: By the rivers of Babylon, there we sat down, yea, we wept, when we remembered Zion. 1 (A Psalm of David.) Psalm 137 King James Version << Psalm 136 | Psalm 137 | Psalm 138 >> The Mourning of the Exiles in Babylon. 3 For there they that carried us away captive required of us a song; and they that wasted us [required of us] mirth, [saying], Sing us [one] of the songs of Zion. Psalms 137:4 Context. Cancel. 2 We hanged our harps upon the willows in the midst thereof. By the rivers of Babylon, There we sat down, yea, we wept When we remembered Zion. 2 We hanged our harps upon the willows in the midst thereof. In English it is generally known as "By the rivers of Babylon", which is how its first words are translated in the King James Version.It is Psalm 136 in the slightly different numbering system of the Greek Septuagint and the Latin Vulgate versions of the Bible. It may also have been written many years into the exile. Psalm 137 KJV + Strong's. 7 Remember, O Lord, the children of Edom in the day of Jerusalem; who said, Rase it, rase it, even to the foundation thereof. Singing to the self. 3 Trust in the Lord, and do good; so shalt thou dwell in the land, and verily thou shalt be fed. 137 1 By the rivers of Babylon, there we sat down, yea, we wept, when we remembered Zion. Bible Language English. (1-3) Mourning by Babylon’s rivers. Version. 9 Happy shall he be, that taketh and dasheth thy little ones against the stones.