Psalm 146 YLT/NIV - Online Parallel Bible

 
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Young's Literal Translation (YLT) New International Version (NIV)
1 Praise ye Jah! Praise, O my soul, Jehovah. 1 Praise the LORD. Praise the LORD, O my soul.
2 I praise Jehovah during my life, I sing praise to my God while I exist. 2 I will praise the LORD all my life; I will sing praise to my God as long as I live.
3 Trust not in princes -- in a son of man, For he hath no deliverance. 3 Do not put your trust in princes, in mortal men, who cannot save.
4 His spirit goeth forth, he returneth to his earth, In that day have his thoughts perished. 4 When their spirit departs, they return to the ground; on that very day their plans come to nothing.
5 O the happiness of him Who hath the God of Jacob for his help, His hope [is] on Jehovah his God, 5 Blessed is he whose help is the God of Jacob, whose hope is in the LORD his God,
6 Making the heavens and earth, The sea and all that [is] in them, Who is keeping truth to the age, 6 the Maker of heaven and earth, the sea, and everything in them-- the LORD, who remains faithful forever.
7 Doing judgment for the oppressed, Giving bread to the hungry. 7 He upholds the cause of the oppressed and gives food to the hungry. The LORD sets prisoners free,
8 Jehovah is loosing the prisoners, Jehovah is opening (the eyes of) the blind, Jehovah is raising the bowed down, Jehovah is loving 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 Jehovah is preserving the strangers, The fatherless and widow He causeth to stand, And the way of the wicked He turneth upside down. 9 The LORD watches over the alien and sustains the fatherless and the widow, but he frustrates the ways of the wicked.
10 Jehovah doth reign to the age, Thy God, O Zion, to generation and generation, Praise ye Jah! 10 The LORD reigns forever, your God, O Zion, for all generations. Praise the LORD.