Psalm 85 NAS/NIV - Online Parallel Bible

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1 O LORD, You showed favor to Your land ; You restored the captivity of Jacob. 1 You showed favor to your land, O LORD; you restored the fortunes of Jacob.
2 You forgave the iniquity of Your people ; You covered all their sin. Selah. 2 You forgave the iniquity of your people and covered all their sins. "Selah"
3 You withdrew all Your fury ; You turned away from Your burning anger. 3 You set aside all your wrath and turned from your fierce anger.
4 Restore us, O God of our salvation, And cause Your indignation toward us to cease. 4 Restore us again, O God our Savior, and put away your displeasure toward us.
5 Will You be angry with us forever ? Will You prolong Your anger to all generations ? 5 Will you be angry with us forever? Will you prolong your anger through all generations?
6 Will You not Yourself revive us again, That Your people may rejoice in You? 6 Will you not revive us again, that your people may rejoice in you?
7 Show us Your lovingkindness, O LORD, And grant us Your salvation. 7 Show us your unfailing love, O LORD, and grant us your salvation.
8 I will hear what God the LORD will say ; For He will speak peace to His people, to His godly ones ; But let them not turn back to folly. 8 I will listen to what God the LORD will say; he promises peace to his people, his saints-- but let them not return to folly.
9 Surely His salvation is near to those who fear Him, That glory may dwell in our land. 9 Surely his salvation is near those who fear him, that his glory may dwell in our land.
10 Lovingkindness and truth have met together; Righteousness and peace have kissed each other. 10 Love and faithfulness meet together; righteousness and peace kiss each other.
11 Truth springs from the earth, And righteousness looks down from heaven. 11 Faithfulness springs forth from the earth, and righteousness looks down from heaven.
12 Indeed, the LORD will give what is good, And our land will yield its produce. 12 The LORD will indeed give what is good, and our land will yield its harvest.
13 Righteousness will go before Him And will make His footsteps into a way. 13 Righteousness goes before him and prepares the way for his steps.