G2/15 P 1-. Blessing given to Yahaveh. Q -1. The Servants. Their Watch. Q 2. The Servants. Their Service. P 3. Blessing given by Yahaveh.
1 Behold, bless you the LORD, all you servants of the LORD,
Which by night stand (the night-watchmen. This reference is to 2 Chron. 29:11; 30:16; 31:2. There were no seats in the Tabernacle or Temple. Cp. Hab. 10:11) in the house of the LORD. (The reference is to Hezekiah's interest in the Temple)
2 Lift up your hands in the sanctuary,
And bless the LORD.
3 The LORD that made heaven and earth
Bless you out of Zion. (The reference may be to 2 Chron. 30:27; 31;10. This is the last of the 15 Songs of the Degrees, which were referred to in Isa. 38:20.)