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Psalm 146 RSV/NIV - Online Parallel Bible

 
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1 Praise the LORD! Praise the LORD, O my soul! 1 Praise the LORD. Praise the LORD, O my soul.
2 I will praise the LORD as long as I live; I will sing praises to my God while I have being. 2 I will praise the LORD all my life; I will sing praise to my God as long as I live.
3 Put not your trust in princes, in a son of man, in whom there is no help. 3 Do not put your trust in princes, in mortal men, who cannot save.
4 When his breath departs he returns to his earth; on that very day his plans perish. 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 the God of Jacob, whose hope is in the LORD his God, 5 Blessed is he whose help is the God of Jacob, whose hope is in the LORD his God,
6 who made heaven and earth, the sea, and all that is in them; who keeps faith for ever; 6 the Maker of heaven and earth, the sea, and everything in them-- the LORD, who remains faithful forever.
7 who executes justice for the oppressed; who gives food to the hungry. The LORD sets the prisoners free; 7 He upholds the cause of the oppressed and gives food to the hungry. The LORD sets prisoners free,
8 the LORD opens the eyes of the blind. The LORD lifts up those who are bowed down; the LORD 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 The LORD watches over the sojourners, he upholds the widow and the fatherless; but the way of the wicked he brings to ruin. 9 The LORD watches over the alien and sustains the fatherless and the widow, but he frustrates the ways of the wicked.
10 The LORD will reign for ever, thy God, O Zion, to all generations. Praise the LORD! 10 The LORD reigns forever, your God, O Zion, for all generations. Praise the LORD.