Psalm 145 NLT/NIV - Online Parallel Bible

 
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1 A psalm of praise of David. I will praise you, my God and King, and bless your name forever and ever. 1 I will exalt you, my God the King; I will praise your name for ever and ever.
2 I will bless you every day, and I will praise you forever. 2 Every day I will praise you and extol your name for ever and ever.
3 Great is the LORD! He is most worthy of praise! His greatness is beyond discovery! 3 Great is the LORD and most worthy of praise; his greatness no one can fathom.
4 Let each generation tell its children of your mighty acts. 4 One generation will commend your works to another; they will tell of your mighty acts.
5 I will meditate on your majestic, glorious splendor and your wonderful miracles. 5 They will speak of the glorious splendor of your majesty, and I will meditate on your wonderful works.
6 Your awe-inspiring deeds will be on every tongue; I will proclaim your greatness. 6 They will tell of the power of your awesome works, and I will proclaim your great deeds.
7 Everyone will share the story of your wonderful goodness; they will sing with joy of your righteousness. 7 They will celebrate your abundant goodness and joyfully sing of your righteousness.
8 The LORD is kind and merciful, slow to get angry, full of unfailing love. 8 The LORD is gracious and compassionate, slow to anger and rich in love.
9 The LORD is good to everyone. He showers compassion on all his creation. 9 The LORD is good to all; he has compassion on all he has made.
10 All of your works will thank you, LORD, and your faithful followers will bless you. 10 All you have made will praise you, O LORD; your saints will extol you.
11 They will talk together about the glory of your kingdom; they will celebrate examples of your power. 11 They will tell of the glory of your kingdom and speak of your might,
12 They will tell about your mighty deeds and about the majesty and glory of your reign. 12 so that all men may know of your mighty acts and the glorious splendor of your kingdom.
13 For your kingdom is an everlasting kingdom. You rule generation after generation. The LORD is faithful in all he says; he is gracious in all he does. 13 Your kingdom is an everlasting kingdom, and your dominion endures through all generations. The LORD is faithful to all his promises and loving toward all he has made.
14 The LORD helps the fallen and lifts up those bent beneath their loads. 14 The LORD upholds all those who fall and lifts up all who are bowed down.
15 All eyes look to you for help; you give them their food as they need it. 15 The eyes of all look to you, and you give them their food at the proper time.
16 When you open your hand, you satisfy the hunger and thirst of every living thing. 16 You open your hand and satisfy the desires of every living thing.
17 The LORD is righteous in everything he does; he is filled with kindness. 17 The LORD is righteous in all his ways and loving toward all he has made.
18 The LORD is close to all who call on him, yes, to all who call on him sincerely. 18 The LORD is near to all who call on him, to all who call on him in truth.
19 He fulfills the desires of those who fear him; he hears their cries for help and rescues them. 19 He fulfills the desires of those who fear him; he hears their cry and saves them.
20 The LORD protects all those who love him, but he destroys the wicked. 20 The LORD watches over all who love him, but all the wicked he will destroy.
21 I will praise the LORD, and everyone on earth will bless his holy name forever and forever. 21 My mouth will speak in praise of the LORD. Let every creature praise his holy name for ever and ever.