Psalm 107 CSB/NIV - Online Parallel Bible

 
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1 Give thanks to the Lord, for He is good; His faithful love endures forever. 1 Give thanks to the LORD, for he is good; his love endures forever.
2 Let the redeemed of the Lord proclaim that He has redeemed them from the hand of the foe 2 Let the redeemed of the LORD say this-- those he redeemed from the hand of the foe,
3 and has gathered them from the lands- from the east and the west, from the north and the south. 3 those he gathered from the lands, from east and west, from north and south.
4 Some wandered in the desolate wilderness, finding no way to a city where they could live. 4 Some wandered in desert wastelands, finding no way to a city where they could settle.
5 They were hungry and thirsty; their spirits failed within them. 5 They were hungry and thirsty, and their lives ebbed away.
6 Then they cried out to the Lord in their trouble; He rescued them from their distress. 6 Then they cried out to the LORD in their trouble, and he delivered them from their distress.
7 He led them by the right path to go to a city where they could live. 7 He led them by a straight way to a city where they could settle.
8 Let them give thanks to the Lord for His faithful love and His wonderful works for the human race. 8 Let them give thanks to the LORD for his unfailing love and his wonderful deeds for men,
9 For He has satisfied the thirsty and filled the hungry with good things. 9 for he satisfies the thirsty and fills the hungry with good things.
10 Others sat in darkness and gloom- prisoners in cruel chains- 10 Some sat in darkness and the deepest gloom, prisoners suffering in iron chains,
11 because they rebelled against God's commands and despised the counsel of the Most High. 11 for they had rebelled against the words of God and despised the counsel of the Most High.
12 He broke their spirits with hard labor; they stumbled, and there was no one to help. 12 So he subjected them to bitter labor; they stumbled, and there was no one to help.
13 Then they cried out to the Lord in their trouble; He saved them from their distress. 13 Then they cried to the LORD in their trouble, and he saved them from their distress.
14 He brought them out of darkness and gloom and broke their chains apart. 14 He brought them out of darkness and the deepest gloom and broke away their chains.
15 Let them give thanks to the Lord for His faithful love and His wonderful works for the human race. 15 Let them give thanks to the LORD for his unfailing love and his wonderful deeds for men,
16 For He has broken down the bronze gates and cut through the iron bars. 16 for he breaks down gates of bronze and cuts through bars of iron.
17 Fools suffered affliction because of their rebellious ways and their sins. 17 Some became fools through their rebellious ways and suffered affliction because of their iniquities.
18 They loathed all food and came near the gates of death. 18 They loathed all food and drew near the gates of death.
19 Then they cried out to the Lord in their trouble; He saved them from their distress. 19 Then they cried to the LORD in their trouble, and he saved them from their distress.
20 He sent His word and healed them; He rescued them from the Pit. 20 He sent forth his word and healed them; he rescued them from the grave.
21 Let them give thanks to the Lord for His faithful love and His wonderful works for the human race. 21 Let them give thanks to the LORD for his unfailing love and his wonderful deeds for men.
22 Let them offer sacrifices of thanksgiving and announce His works with shouts of joy. 22 Let them sacrifice thank offerings and tell of his works with songs of joy.
23 Others went to sea in ships, conducting trade on the vast waters. 23 Others went out on the sea in ships; they were merchants on the mighty waters.
24 They saw the Lord's works, His wonderful works in the deep. 24 They saw the works of the LORD, his wonderful deeds in the deep.
25 He spoke and raised a tempest that stirred up the waves of the sea. 25 For he spoke and stirred up a tempest that lifted high the waves.
26 Rising up to the sky, sinking down to the depths, their courage melting away in anguish, 26 They mounted up to the heavens and went down to the depths; in their peril their courage melted away.
27 they reeled and staggered like drunken men, and all their skill was useless. 27 They reeled and staggered like drunken men; they were at their wits' end.
28 Then they cried out to the Lord in their trouble, and He brought them out of their distress. 28 Then they cried out to the LORD in their trouble, and he brought them out of their distress.
29 He stilled the storm to a murmur, and the waves of the sea were hushed. 29 He stilled the storm to a whisper; the waves of the sea were hushed.
30 They rejoiced when the waves grew quiet. Then He guided them to the harbor they longed for. 30 They were glad when it grew calm, and he guided them to their desired haven.
31 Let them give thanks to the Lord for His faithful love and His wonderful works for the human race. 31 Let them give thanks to the LORD for his unfailing love and his wonderful deeds for men.
32 Let them exalt Him in the assembly of the people and praise Him in the council of the elders. 32 Let them exalt him in the assembly of the people and praise him in the council of the elders.
33 He turns rivers into desert, springs of water into thirsty ground, 33 He turned rivers into a desert, flowing springs into thirsty ground,
34 and fruitful land into salty wasteland, because of the wickedness of its inhabitants. 34 and fruitful land into a salt waste, because of the wickedness of those who lived there.
35 He turns a desert into a pool of water, dry land into springs of water. 35 He turned the desert into pools of water and the parched ground into flowing springs;
36 He causes the hungry to settle there, and they establish a city where they can live. 36 there he brought the hungry to live, and they founded a city where they could settle.
37 They sow fields and plant vineyards that yield a fruitful harvest. 37 They sowed fields and planted vineyards that yielded a fruitful harvest;
38 He blesses them, and they multiply greatly; He does not let their livestock decrease. 38 he blessed them, and their numbers greatly increased, and he did not let their herds diminish.
39 When they are diminished and are humbled by cruel oppression and sorrow, 39 Then their numbers decreased, and they were humbled by oppression, calamity and sorrow;
40 He pours contempt on nobles and makes them wander in trackless wastelands. 40 he who pours contempt on nobles made them wander in a trackless waste.
41 But He lifts the needy out of their suffering and makes their families [multiply] like flocks. 41 But he lifted the needy out of their affliction and increased their families like flocks.
42 The upright see it and rejoice, and all injustice shuts its mouth. 42 The upright see and rejoice, but all the wicked shut their mouths.
43 Let whoever is wise pay attention to these things and consider the Lord's acts of faithful love. 43 Whoever is wise, let him heed these things and consider the great love of the LORD.