Praise To Yahweh For His Help

1 (a)Praise (b)the Lord!(A)Praise the Lord, O my soul!

1 Praise ye the LORD. Praise the LORD, O my soul.

1 Hallelujah!My soul, praise the Lord.(A)

1 Hallelujah! Praise the LORD, my soul!

1 Praise the Lord! (Hallelujah!)Praise the Lord, O my soul!

2 I will praise the Lord (B)while I live;I will (C)sing praises to my God while I have my being.

2 While I live will I praise the LORD: I will sing praises unto my God while I have any being.

2 I will praise the Lord all my life;I will sing to my God as long as I live.(B)

2 I will praise the LORD as long as I live, singing praises to my God while I exist.

2 While I live I will praise the Lord;I will sing praises to my God as long as I live.

3 (D)Do not trust in princes,In (c)mortal (E)man, in whom there is (F)no salvation.

3 Put not your trust in princes, nor in the son of man, in whom there is no help.

3 Do not trust in nobles,in man, who cannot save.(C)

3 Do not look to nobles, nor to mere human beings who cannot save.

3 Do not trust in princes,In mortal man, in whom there is no salvation (help).

4 His (G)spirit departs, he (H)returns to (d)the earth;In that very day his (I)thoughts perish.

4 His breath goeth forth, he returneth to his earth; in that very day his thoughts perish.

4 When his breath(a) leaves him,he returns to the ground;on that day his plans die.(D)

4 When they stop breathing, they return to the ground; on that very day their plans evaporate!

4 When his spirit leaves him, he returns to the earth;In that very day his thoughts and plans perish.(A)

5 How (J)blessed is he whose help is the God of Jacob,Whose (K)hope is in the Lord his God,

5 Happy is he that hath the God of Jacob for his help, whose hope is in the LORD his God:

5 Happy is the one whose help is the God of Jacob,whose hope is in the Lord his God,(E)

5 Happy is the one whose help is the God of Jacob, whose hope is in the LORD his God,

5 How blessed and graciously favored is he whose help is the God of Jacob (Israel),Whose hope is in the Lord his God,(B)

6 Who (L)made heaven and earth,The (M)sea and all that is in them;Who (N)keeps (e)faith forever;

6 Which made heaven, and earth, the sea, and all that therein is: which keepeth truth for ever:

6 the Maker of heaven and earth,the sea and everything in them.(F)He remains faithful forever,(G)

6 maker of heaven and earth, the seas and everything in them, forever the guardian of truth,

6 Who made heaven and earth,The sea, and all that is in them,Who keeps truth and is faithful forever,(C)

7 Who (O)executes justice for the oppressed;Who (P)gives food to the hungry.The Lord (Q)sets the prisoners free.

7 Which executeth judgment for the oppressed: which giveth food to the hungry. The LORD looseth the prisoners:

7 executing justice for the exploitedand giving food to the hungry.(H)The Lord frees prisoners.(I)

7 who brings justice for the oppressed, and who gives food to the hungry. The LORD frees the prisoners;

7 Who executes justice for the oppressed,Who gives food to the hungry.The Lord sets free the prisoners.

8 The Lord (R)opens the eyes of the blind;The Lord (S)raises up those who are bowed down;The Lord (T)loves the righteous;

8 The LORD openeth the eyes of the blind: the LORD raiseth them that are bowed down: the LORD loveth the righteous:

8 The Lord opens the eyes of the blind.(J)The Lord raises up those who are oppressed.(b)(K)The Lord loves the righteous.(L)

8 the LORD gives sight to the blind. The LORD lifts up those who are weighed down. The LORD loves the righteous.

8 The Lord opens the eyes of the blind;The Lord lifts up those who are bowed down;The Lord loves the (a)righteous [the upright in heart].(D)

9 The Lord (f)(U)protects the (g)strangers;He (h)(V)supports the fatherless and the widow,But He (i)thwarts (W)the way of the wicked.

9 The LORD preserveth the strangers; he relieveth the fatherless and widow: but the way of the wicked he turneth upside down.

9 The Lord protects foreignersand helps the fatherless and the widow,(M)but He frustrates the ways of the wicked.(N)

9 The LORD stands guard over the stranger; he supports both widows and orphans, but makes the path of the wicked slippery.

9 The Lord protects the strangers;He supports the fatherless and the widow;But He makes crooked the way of the wicked.

10 The Lord will (X)reign forever,Your God, O Zion, to all generations.(j)Praise (k)the Lord!

10 The LORD shall reign for ever, even thy God, O Zion, unto all generations. Praise ye the LORD.

10 The Lord reigns forever;Zion, your God reigns for all generations.(O)Hallelujah!

10 The LORD will reign forever, your God, Zion, for all generations! Hallelujah!

10 The Lord shall reign forever,Your God, O Zion, to all generations.Praise the Lord! (Hallelujah!)(E)

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