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4th Sunday Lent A
Sunday 14th March 2021


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Psalm

The Psalms are the ancient prayers of the Jewish people, here paraphrased into contemporary language.

This Sunday's Psalm

Ps 136:1-6

By the rivers of Babylon, there we sat,
we lamented,
when we remembered Zion.
On oleanders growing there,
we hung our harps.

There our captors told us:
“Sing, sing!”
Our tormentors demanded,
songs of joy from Zion.

How, how could we sing
the songs of God in foreign lands.
O Jerusalem if I forget you,
let my right hand forget how to move!

Let my tongue stick to my palate
if I fail to remember you,
if you, Jerusalem, are not my greatest joy!

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