Psalm 50 WEB/NIV - Online Parallel Bible

 
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1 <> The Mighty One, God, Yahweh, speaks, And calls the earth from sunrise to sunset. 1 The Mighty One, God, the LORD, speaks and summons the earth from the rising of the sun to the place where it sets.
2 Out of Zion, the perfection of beauty, God shines forth. 2 From Zion, perfect in beauty, God shines forth.
3 Our God comes, and does not keep silent. A fire devours before him. It is very tempestuous around him. 3 Our God comes and will not be silent; a fire devours before him, and around him a tempest rages.
4 He calls to the heavens above, To the earth, that he may judge his people: 4 He summons the heavens above, and the earth, that he may judge his people:
5 "Gather my saints together to me, Those who have made a covenant with me by sacrifice." 5 "Gather to me my consecrated ones, who made a covenant with me by sacrifice."
6 The heavens shall declare his righteousness, For God himself is judge. Selah. 6 And the heavens proclaim his righteousness, for God himself is judge. "Selah"
7 "Hear, my people, and I will speak; Israel, and I will testify against you. I am God, your God. 7 "Hear, O my people, and I will speak, O Israel, and I will testify against you: I am God, your God.
8 I don't rebuke you for your sacrifices. Your burnt offerings are continually before me. 8 I do not rebuke you for your sacrifices or your burnt offerings, which are ever before me.
9 I have no need for a bull from your stall, Nor male goats from your pens. 9 I have no need of a bull from your stall or of goats from your pens,
10 For every animal of the forest is mine, And the cattle on a thousand hills. 10 for every animal of the forest is mine, and the cattle on a thousand hills.
11 I know all the birds of the mountains. The wild animals of the field are mine. 11 I know every bird in the mountains, and the creatures of the field are mine.
12 If I were hungry, I would not tell you, For the world is mine, and all that is in it. 12 If I were hungry I would not tell you, for the world is mine, and all that is in it.
13 Will I eat the flesh of bulls, Or drink the blood of goats? 13 Do I eat the flesh of bulls or drink the blood of goats?
14 Offer to God the sacrifice of thanksgiving. Pay your vows to the Most High. 14 Sacrifice thank offerings to God, fulfill your vows to the Most High,
15 Call on me in the day of trouble. I will deliver you, and you will honor me." 15 and call upon me in the day of trouble; I will deliver you, and you will honor me."
16 But to the wicked God says, "What right do you have to declare my statutes, That you have taken my covenant on your lips, 16 But to the wicked, God says: "What right have you to recite my laws or take my covenant on your lips?
17 Seeing you hate instruction, And throw my words behind you? 17 You hate my instruction and cast my words behind you.
18 When you saw a thief, you consented with him, And have participated with adulterers. 18 When you see a thief, you join with him; you throw in your lot with adulterers.
19 "You give your mouth to evil. You harnesses your tongue for deceit. 19 You use your mouth for evil and harness your tongue to deceit.
20 You sit and speak against your brother. You slander your own mother's son. 20 You speak continually against your brother and slander your own mother's son.
21 You have done these things, and I kept silent. You thought that the "I AM" was just like you. I will rebuke you, and accuse you in front of your eyes. 21 These things you have done and I kept silent; you thought I was altogether like you. But I will rebuke you and accuse you to your face.
22 "Now consider this, you who forget God, Lest I tear you into pieces, and there be none to deliver. 22 "Consider this, you who forget God, or I will tear you to pieces, with none to rescue:
23 Whoever offers the sacrifice of thanksgiving glorifies me, And prepares his way so that I will show God's salvation to him." 23 He who sacrifices thank offerings honors me, and he prepares the way so that I may show him the salvation of God."