Praise To Yahweh For His Providence

1 Praise ye Jah! For it is good to praise our God, For pleasant -- comely is praise.

1 (a)Praise (b)the Lord!For (A)it is good to sing praises to our God;For (c)it is pleasant and praise is (B)becoming.

1 Praise ye the LORD: for it is good to sing praises unto our God; for it is pleasant; and praise is comely.

1 Hallelujah!How good it is to sing to our God,for praise is pleasant and lovely.(A)

1 Hallelujah! It is good to sing praise to our God, and it is fitting to sing glorious praise.

2 Building Jerusalem is Jehovah, The driven away of Israel He gathereth.

2 The Lord (C)builds up Jerusalem;He (D)gathers the outcasts of Israel.

2 The LORD doth build up Jerusalem: he gathereth together the outcasts of Israel.

2 The Lord rebuilds Jerusalem;(B)He gathers Israel’s exiled people.(C)

2 The LORD rebuilds Jerusalem; he gathers together the outcasts of Israel.

3 Who is giving healing to the broken of heart, And is binding up their griefs.

3 He heals the (E)brokenheartedAnd (F)binds up their (d)wounds.

3 He healeth the broken in heart, and bindeth up their wounds.

3 He heals the brokenheartedand binds up their wounds.(D)

3 He heals the brokenhearted, binding up their injuries.

4 Appointing the number of the stars, To all them He giveth names.

4 He (G)counts the number of the stars;He (e)(H)gives names to all of them.

4 He telleth the number of the stars; he calleth them all by their names.

4 He counts the number of the stars;He gives names to all of them.(E)

4 He keeps track of the number of stars, assigning names to all of them.

5 Great is our Lord, and abundant in power, Of His understanding there is no narration.

5 (I)Great is our Lord and abundant in strength;His (J)understanding is (f)infinite.

5 Great is our Lord, and of great power: his understanding is infinite.

5 Our Lord is great, vast in power;His understanding is infinite.(a)(F)

5 Our Lord is great, and rich in power; his understanding has no limitation.

6 Jehovah is causing the meek to stand, Making low the wicked unto the earth.

6 The Lord (g)(K)supports the afflicted;He brings down the wicked to the ground.

6 The LORD lifteth up the meek: he casteth the wicked down to the ground.

6 The Lord helps the afflictedbut brings the wicked to the ground.(G)

6 The LORD supports the afflicted while he casts the wicked to the ground.

7 Answer ye to Jehovah with thanksgiving, Sing ye to our God with a harp.

7 (L)Sing to the Lord with thanksgiving;Sing praises to our God on the lyre,

7 Sing unto the LORD with thanksgiving; sing praise upon the harp unto our God:

7 Sing to the Lord with thanksgiving;play the lyre to our God,(H)

7 Sing to the LORD with thanksgiving, and compose music to our God with the lyre.

8 Who is covering the heavens with clouds, Who is preparing for the earth rain, Who is causing grass to spring up on mountains,

8 Who (M)covers the heavens with clouds,Who (N)provides rain for the earth,Who (O)makes grass to (h)grow on the mountains.

8 Who covereth the heaven with clouds, who prepareth rain for the earth, who maketh grass to grow upon the mountains.

8 who covers the sky with clouds,prepares rain for the earth,and causes grass to grow on the hills.(I)

8 He shields the heavens with clouds, preparing rain for the earth and making grass grow on the hills.

9 Giving to the beast its food, To the young of the ravens that call.

9 He (P)gives to the beast its food,And to the (Q)young ravens which cry.

9 He giveth to the beast his food, and to the young ravens which cry.

9 He provides the animals with their food,and the young ravens, what they cry for.(J)

9 He gives wild animals their food, including the young ravens when they cry.

10 Not in the might of the horse doth He delight, Not in the legs of a man is He pleased.

10 He does not delight in the strength of the (R)horse;He (S)does not take pleasure in the legs of a man.

10 He delighteth not in the strength of the horse: he taketh not pleasure in the legs of a man.

10 He is not impressed by the strength of a horse;He does not value the power(b) of a man.(K)

10 He takes no delight in the strength of a horse, and gains no pleasure in the runner's swiftness.

11 Jehovah is pleased with those fearing Him, With those waiting for His kindness.

11 The Lord (T)favors those who fear Him,(U)Those who wait for His lovingkindness.

11 The LORD taketh pleasure in them that fear him, in those that hope in his mercy.

11 The Lord values those who fear Him,those who put their hope in His faithful love.(L)

11 But the LORD is pleased with those who fear him, with those who depend on his gracious love.

12 Glorify, O Jerusalem, Jehovah, Praise thy God, O Zion.

12 Praise the Lord, O Jerusalem!Praise your God, O Zion!

12 Praise the LORD, O Jerusalem; praise thy God, O Zion.

12 Exalt the Lord, Jerusalem;praise your God, Zion!(M)

12 Glorify the LORD, Jerusalem! Praise your God, Zion!

13 For He did strengthen the bars of thy gates, He hath blessed thy sons in thy midst.

13 For He has strengthened the (V)bars of your gates;He has (W)blessed your sons within you.

13 For he hath strengthened the bars of thy gates; he hath blessed thy children within thee.

13 For He strengthens the bars of your gatesand blesses your children within you.(N)

13 For he has strengthened the bars of your gates, blessing your children within you.

14 Who is making thy border peace, With the fat of wheat He satisfieth Thee.

14 He (X)makes (i)peace in your borders;He (Y)satisfies you with (Z)the (j)finest of the wheat.

14 He maketh peace in thy borders, and filleth thee with the finest of the wheat.

14 He endows your territory with prosperity;(c)(O)He satisfies you with the finest wheat.(P)

14 He grants peace within your borders, satisfying you with the finest of wheat.

15 Who is sending forth His saying on earth, Very speedily doth His word run.

15 He sends forth His (AA)command to the earth;His (AB)word runs very swiftly.

15 He sendeth forth his commandment upon earth: his word runneth very swiftly.

15 He sends His command throughout the earth;His word runs swiftly.(Q)

15 He sends out his command to the earth, making his word go forth quickly.

16 Who is giving snow like wool, Hoar-frost as ashes He scattereth.

16 He gives (AC)snow like wool;He scatters the (AD)frost like ashes.

16 He giveth snow like wool: he scattereth the hoarfrost like ashes.

16 He spreads snow like wool;He scatters frost like ashes;(R)

16 He supplies snow like wool, scattering frost like ashes.

17 Casting forth His ice like morsels, Before His cold who doth stand?

17 He casts forth His (AE)ice as fragments;Who can stand before His (AF)cold?

17 He casteth forth his ice like morsels: who can stand before his cold?

17 He throws His hailstones like crumbs.Who can withstand His cold?(S)

17 He casts down his ice crystals like bread fragments. Who can endure his freezing cold?

18 He sendeth forth His word and melteth them, He causeth His wind to blow -- the waters flow.

18 He (AG)sends forth His word and melts them;He (AH)causes His wind to blow and the waters to flow.

18 He sendeth out his word, and melteth them: he causeth his wind to blow, and the waters flow.

18 He sends His word and melts them;He unleashes His winds,(d) and the waters flow.(T)

18 He sends out his word and melts them. He makes his wind blow and the water flows.

19 Declaring His words to Jacob, His statutes and His judgments to Israel.

19 He (AI)declares His words to Jacob,His (AJ)statutes and His ordinances to Israel.

19 He sheweth his word unto Jacob, his statutes and his judgments unto Israel.

19 He declares His word to Jacob,His statutes and judgments to Israel.(U)

19 He declares his words to Jacob, his statutes and decrees to Israel.

20 He hath not done so to any nation, As to judgments, they have not known them. Praise ye Jah!

20 He (AK)has not dealt thus with any nation;And as for His ordinances, they have (AL)not known them.(k)Praise (l)the Lord!

20 He hath not dealt so with any nation: and as for his judgments, they have not known them. Praise ye the LORD.

20 He has not done this for any nation;they do not know(e) His judgments.(V)Hallelujah!

20 He has not dealt with any other nation like this; they never knew his decrees. Hallelujah!

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