This song is titled A Song of Ascents.Like the others in the series of 15 Songs of Ascents, it was especially appropriate for those pilgrims on their way to Jerusalem for one of the three annual major feasts of Israel. Psalm 123-125 King James Version (KJV). Psalm 125 King James Version (KJV). 4 Then the waters had overwhelmed us, the stream had gone over our soul: I will lift up mine eyes unto the hills, from whence cometh my help. This short psalm may be summed up in those words of the prophet (Isa. Psalm 122 focused on the architecture of Jerusalem to show the closeness of God’s people. As the mountains are round about Jerusalem, so the LORD is round about his people from henceforth even for ever. 3 Then they had swallowed us up quick, when their wrath was kindled against us:. Do good, O LORD, unto those … 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. Read verse in King James Version All Bible Translations at BibleGateway.com. They cannot be removed from confidence in God. They that trust in the LORD shall be as mount Zion, which cannot be removed, but abideth for ever. 123 Unto thee lift I up mine eyes, O thou that dwellest in the heavens. Psalm 125. They shall be as Mount Zion, firm as it is; a mountain supported by providence, much more as a holy mountain supported by promise. For the rod of the wicked shall not rest upon the lot of the righteous; lest the righteous put forth their hands unto iniquity. As the mountains are round about Jerusalem, so the LORD is round about his people from henceforth even for ever. Psalms chapter 121 KJV (King James Version) 1 (A Song of degrees.) Psalm 125 (KJV) 1 They that trust in the Lord shall be as mount Zion, which cannot be removed, but abideth for ever. Psalms 125:1 Context. 2 If it had not been the LORD who was on our side, when men rose up against us:. 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. Psalm 125 takes the hills of Psalm 121 and the holy city of Psalm 122 and combines them into a new image showing God’s people are as safe and secure as Mount Zion surrounded by the other mountains. 1 (A Song of degrees.) 2 Behold, as the eyes of servants look unto the hand of their masters, and as the eyes of a maiden unto the hand of her mistress; so our eyes wait upon the Lord our God, until that he have mercy upon us. Commentary on Psalm 125:1-3 (Read Psalm 125:1-3) All those minds shall be truly stayed, that are stayed on God. Psalm 125 – As the Mountains Surround Jerusalem. If it had not been the LORD who was on our side, now may Israel say;. 2 As the mountains are round about Jerusalem, so the LORD is round about his people from henceforth even for ever. Psalm 125 They that trust in the LORD shall be as mount Zion, which cannot be removed, but abideth for ever. 2 As the mountains are round about Jerusalem, so the Lord is round about his people from henceforth even for ever. Psalms chapter 124 KJV (King James Version) 1 (A Song of degrees of David.) Psalm 125 King James Version (Trust/Song of Ascent Psalm) Trusting in God gives strength. 2 As the mountains are round about Jerusalem, so the Lord is round about his people from henceforth even for ever. 3:10, 11), "Say you to the righteous, It shall be well with him.Woe to the wicked, it shall be will with him.' . 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