Psalm 146 CJB/NIV - Online Parallel Bible

 
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1 Halleluyah! Praise ADONAI, my soul! 1 Praise the LORD. Praise the LORD, O my soul.
2 I will praise ADONAI as long as I live. I will sing praise to my God all my life. 2 I will praise the LORD all my life; I will sing praise to my God as long as I live.
3 Don't put your trust in princes or in mortals, who cannot help. 3 Do not put your trust in princes, in mortal men, who cannot save.
4 When they breathe their last, they return to dust; on that very day all their plans are gone. 4 When their spirit departs, they return to the ground; on that very day their plans come to nothing.
5 Happy is he whose help is Ya'akov's God, whose hope is in ADONAI his God. 5 Blessed is he whose help is the God of Jacob, whose hope is in the LORD his God,
6 He made heaven and earth, the sea and everything in them; he keeps faith forever. 6 the Maker of heaven and earth, the sea, and everything in them-- the LORD, who remains faithful forever.
7 He secures justice for the oppressed, he gives food to the hungry. ADONAI sets prisoners free, 7 He upholds the cause of the oppressed and gives food to the hungry. The LORD sets prisoners free,
8 ADONAI opens the eyes of the blind, ADONAI lifts up those who are bent over. ADONAI loves the righteous. 8 the LORD gives sight to the blind, the LORD lifts up those who are bowed down, the LORD loves the righteous.
9 ADONAI watches over strangers, he sustains the fatherless and widows; but the way of the wicked he twists. 9 The LORD watches over the alien and sustains the fatherless and the widow, but he frustrates the ways of the wicked.
10 ADONAI will reign forever, your God, Tziyon, through all generations. Halleluyah! 10 The LORD reigns forever, your God, O Zion, for all generations. Praise the LORD.