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Psalm 105 NKJV/NIV - Online Parallel Bible

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1 Oh, give thanks to the Lord! Call upon His name; Make known His deeds among the peoples! 1 Give thanks to the LORD, call on his name; make known among the nations what he has done.
2 Sing to Him, sing psalms to Him; Talk of all His wondrous works! 2 Sing to him, sing praise to him; tell of all his wonderful acts.
3 Glory in His holy name; Let the hearts of those rejoice who seek the Lord! 3 Glory in his holy name; let the hearts of those who seek the LORD rejoice.
4 Seek the Lord and His strength; Seek His face evermore! 4 Look to the LORD and his strength; seek his face always.
5 Remember His marvelous works which He has done, His wonders, and the judgments of His mouth, 5 Remember the wonders he has done, his miracles, and the judgments he pronounced,
6 O seed of Abraham His servant, You children of Jacob, His chosen ones! 6 O descendants of Abraham his servant, O sons of Jacob, his chosen ones.
7 He is the Lord our God; His judgments are in all the earth. 7 He is the LORD our God; his judgments are in all the earth.
8 He remembers His covenant forever, The word which He commanded, for a thousand generations, 8 He remembers his covenant forever, the word he commanded, for a thousand generations,
9 The covenant which He made with Abraham, And His oath to Isaac, 9 the covenant he made with Abraham, the oath he swore to Isaac.
10 And confirmed it to Jacob for a statute, To Israel as an everlasting covenant, 10 He confirmed it to Jacob as a decree, to Israel as an everlasting covenant:
11 Saying, "To you I will give the land of Canaan As the allotment of your inheritance," 11 "To you I will give the land of Canaan as the portion you will inherit."
12 When they were few in number, Indeed very few, and strangers in it. 12 When they were but few in number, few indeed, and strangers in it,
13 When they went from one nation to another, From one kingdom to another people, 13 they wandered from nation to nation, from one kingdom to another.
14 He permitted no one to do them wrong; Yes, He rebuked kings for their sakes, 14 He allowed no one to oppress them; for their sake he rebuked kings:
15 Saying, "Do not touch My anointed ones, And do My prophets no harm." 15 "Do not touch my anointed ones; do my prophets no harm."
16 Moreover He called for a famine in the land; He destroyed all the provision of bread. 16 He called down famine on the land and destroyed all their supplies of food;
17 He sent a man before them-- Joseph--who was sold as a slave. 17 and he sent a man before them-- Joseph, sold as a slave.
18 They hurt his feet with fetters, He was laid in irons. 18 They bruised his feet with shackles, his neck was put in irons,
19 Until the time that his word came to pass, The word of the Lord tested him. 19 till what he foretold came to pass, till the word of the LORD proved him true.
20 The king sent and released him, The ruler of the people let him go free. 20 The king sent and released him, the ruler of peoples set him free.
21 He made him lord of his house, And ruler of all his possessions, 21 He made him master of his household, ruler over all he possessed,
22 To bind his princes at his pleasure, And teach his elders wisdom. 22 to instruct his princes as he pleased and teach his elders wisdom.
23 Israel also came into Egypt, And Jacob dwelt in the land of Ham. 23 Then Israel entered Egypt; Jacob lived as an alien in the land of Ham.
24 He increased His people greatly, And made them stronger than their enemies. 24 The LORD made his people very fruitful; he made them too numerous for their foes,
25 He turned their heart to hate His people, To deal craftily with His servants. 25 whose hearts he turned to hate his people, to conspire against his servants.
26 He sent Moses His servant, And Aaron whom He had chosen. 26 He sent Moses his servant, and Aaron, whom he had chosen.
27 They performed His signs among them, And wonders in the land of Ham. 27 They performed his miraculous signs among them, his wonders in the land of Ham.
28 He sent darkness, and made it dark; And they did not rebel against His word. 28 He sent darkness and made the land dark-- for had they not rebelled against his words?
29 He turned their waters into blood, And killed their fish. 29 He turned their waters into blood, causing their fish to die.
30 Their land abounded with frogs, Even in the chambers of their kings. 30 Their land teemed with frogs, which went up into the bedrooms of their rulers.
31 He spoke, and there came swarms of flies, And lice in all their territory. 31 He spoke, and there came swarms of flies, and gnats throughout their country.
32 He gave them hail for rain, And flaming fire in their land. 32 He turned their rain into hail, with lightning throughout their land;
33 He struck their vines also, and their fig trees, And splintered the trees of their territory. 33 he struck down their vines and fig trees and shattered the trees of their country.
34 He spoke, and locusts came, Young locusts without number, 34 He spoke, and the locusts came, grasshoppers without number;
35 And ate up all the vegetation in their land, And devoured the fruit of their ground. 35 they ate up every green thing in their land, ate up the produce of their soil.
36 He also destroyed all the firstborn in their land, The first of all their strength. 36 Then he struck down all the firstborn in their land, the firstfruits of all their manhood.
37 He also brought them out with silver and gold, And there was none feeble among His tribes. 37 He brought out Israel, laden with silver and gold, and from among their tribes no one faltered.
38 Egypt was glad when they departed, For the fear of them had fallen upon them. 38 Egypt was glad when they left, because dread of Israel had fallen on them.
39 He spread a cloud for a covering, And fire to give light in the night. 39 He spread out a cloud as a covering, and a fire to give light at night.
40 The people asked, and He brought quail, And satisfied them with the bread of heaven. 40 They asked, and he brought them quail and satisfied them with the bread of heaven.
41 He opened the rock, and water gushed out; It ran in the dry places like a river. 41 He opened the rock, and water gushed out; like a river it flowed in the desert.
42 For He remembered His holy promise, And Abraham His servant. 42 For he remembered his holy promise given to his servant Abraham.
43 He brought out His people with joy, His chosen ones with gladness. 43 He brought out his people with rejoicing, his chosen ones with shouts of joy;
44 He gave them the lands of the Gentiles, And they inherited the labor of the nations, 44 he gave them the lands of the nations, and they fell heir to what others had toiled for--
45 That they might observe His statutes And keep His laws. Praise the Lord! 45 that they might keep his precepts and observe his laws. Praise the LORD.