Psalm 126 – Amazed at God’s Work This psalm is titled A Song of Ascents. Turn again our captivity, O LORD, as the streams in the south. This verse explains that when we pray … Whole Psalm. Chapter 126 It was with reference to some great and surprising deliverance of the people of God out of bondage and distress that this psalm was penned, most likely their return out of Babylon in Ezra’s time. EXEGESIS: CONTEXT: This psalm is composed of two sections: Verses 1-3 speak of a wondrous, joyful time “when Yahweh brought back those who returned to Zion.” This almost certainly refers to the miraculous return of Jewish exiles from Babylonia, which took place when Cyrus, king of Persia, defeated Babylonia and in 538 B.C. It is the seventh in the series of 15 songs for pilgrims coming to Jerusalem. Biblical Commentary (Bible study) Psalm 126. This song likely was composed after the exile, in wondrous gratitude for God’s restoration, and in prayer for a furtherance of that work. Wherefore we take this Psalm to be a prophecy of the redemption that should come by Jesus Christ, and the publishing of the gospel, whereby the kingdom of Christ is advanced, and death and the devil with all the powers of darkness are vanquished. --Thomos Stint, in An Exposition on Psalms 124-126, 1621.

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