Psalm 122:7 {121:7}
Good News Translation
May there be peace inside your walls and safety in your palaces."

New Revised Standard Version
Peace be within your walls, and security within your towers.”

Contemporary English Version
May there be peace inside your city walls and in your palaces.

New American Bible
May peace be within your ramparts, prosperity within your towers.”

Douay-Rheims Bible
Let peace be in thy strength: and abundance in thy towers.

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Let peace be in thy strength: and abundance in thy towers.


1 Chronicles 12:18 But the spirit came upon Amasai the chief among thirty, and he said: We are thine, O David, and for thee, O son of Isai: peace, peace be to thee, and peace to thy helpers. For thy God helpeth thee. So David received them, and made them captains of the band.

Isaiah 9:7 His empire shall be multiplied, and there shall be no end of peace: he shall sit upon the throne of David, and upon his kingdom; to establish it and strengthen it with judgment and with justice, from henceforth and for ever: the zeal of the Lord of hosts will perform this.

Isaiah 54:13 All thy children shall be taught of the Lord: and great shall be the peace of thy children.

John 14:27 Peace I leave with you: my peace I give unto you: not as the world giveth, do I give unto you. Let not your heart be troubled: nor let it be afraid.

James 3:18 And the fruit of justice is sown in peace, to them that make peace.

within thy palaces

Psalm 48:3 In her houses shall God be known, when he shall protect her.

Pray for the Peace of Jerusalem
6Pray ye for the things that are for the peace of Jerusalem: and abundance for them that love thee. 7Let peace be in thy strength: and abundance in thy towers.8For the sake of my brethren, and of my neighbours, I spoke peace of thee.…
Cross References
Matthew 10:12
And when you come into the house, salute it, saying: Peace be to this house.

1 Samuel 25:6
And you shall say: Peace be to my brethren, and to thee, and peace to thy house, and peace to all that thou hast.

Psalm 48:3
In her houses shall God be known, when he shall protect her.

Psalm 48:13
Set your hearts on her strength; and distribute her houses, that ye may relate it in another generation.

Psalm 51:18
Deal favourably, O Lord, in thy good will with Sion; that the walls of Jerusalem may be built up.

Psalm 118:25
O Lord, save me: O Lord, give good success.

Isaiah 62:6
Upon thy walls, O Jerusalem, I have appointed watchmen all the day, and all the night, they shall never hold their peace. You that are mindful of the Lord, hold not your peace,

Jeremiah 17:27
But if you will not hearken to me, to sanctify the sabbath day, and not to carry burdens, and not to bring them in by the gates of Jerusalem on the sabbath day: I will kindle a fire in the gates thereof, and it shall devour the houses of Jerusalem, and it shall not be quenched.

Jeremiah 30:18
Thus saith the Lord: Behold I will bring back the captivity of the pavilions of Jacob, and will have pity on his houses, and the city shall be built in her high place, and the temple shall be founded according to the order thereof.

Psalm 122:6
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