Psalm 33 LEB

Praise to Yahweh for His Character and Creation

1 Exult in Yahweh, O [you] righteous, [for] praise [is] fitting for the upright.

References for Psalms 33:1

      2 Give thanks to Yahweh with [the] lyre; with a harp of ten strings play to him.
      3 Sing to him a new song; play skillfully with jubilant shout.
      4 For the word of Yahweh [is] upright, and all his work [is done] in faithfulness.
      5 [He] loves righteousness and justice. The earth is full of the loyal love of Yahweh.
      6 By the word of Yahweh [the] heavens were made, and by the breath of his mouth all their host.
      7 [He] gathered the waters of the sea like a heap. [He] put [the] deeps in storehouses.
      8 Let all the earth fear Yahweh. Let all [the] inhabitants of [the] world stand in awe of him.
      9 For {he himself spoke} and it came to pass. {He himself commanded} and it stood firm.

      References for Psalms 33:9

        • a 33:9 - Literally "he, he spoke"
        • b 33:9 - Literally "He, he commanded"
          10 Yahweh brings to nothing [the] plan of nations; he frustrates [the] intents of peoples.

          References for Psalms 33:10

              11 The plan of Yahweh stands firm forever, the intents of his heart {from one generation to the next}.

              References for Psalms 33:11

                • e 33:11 - Literally "to a generation and a generation"
                  12 Blessed [is] the nation whose God [is] Yahweh, the people he has chosen for his inheritance.
                  13 From heaven Yahweh looks; he sees all the children of humankind.
                  14 From his dwelling place he gazes on all the inhabitants of the earth,

                  References for Psalms 33:14

                    • f 33:14 - Or "the place where he sits enthroned"
                      15 he who fashions altogether their heart, he who understands all their works.
                      16 The king [is] not saved by [the] greatness of an army. The warrior is not delivered by [the] greatness of strength.
                      17 The horse [is] a false hope for victory, nor can it save by the greatness of its power.
                      18 Behold, the eye of Yahweh [is] on those who fear him, on those who hope for his loyal love

                      References for Psalms 33:18

                        • g 33:18 - Or "wait expectantly"
                          19 to deliver their soul from death and to keep them alive in famine.
                          20 Our soul waits for Yahweh; he [is] our help and our shield.
                          21 For in him our heart rejoices because in his holy name we trust.
                          22 Let your loyal love, O Yahweh, be upon us, {even as} we hope in you.

                          References for Psalms 33:22

                            • h 33:22 - Literally "as which"