Psalm 146 NAS/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 while I live ; I will sing praises to my God while I have my being. 2 I will praise the LORD all my life; I will sing praise to my God as long as I live.
3 Do not trust in princes, In mortal man, in whom there is no salvation. 3 Do not put your trust in princes, in mortal men, who cannot save.
4 His spirit departs, he returns to the earth ; In that very day his thoughts perish. 4 When their spirit departs, they return to the ground; on that very day their plans come to nothing.
5 How blessed 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 forever ; 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 raises 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 protects the strangers ; He supports the fatherless and the widow, But He thwarts the way of the wicked. 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 forever, Your God, O Zion, to all generations. Praise the LORD ! 10 The LORD reigns forever, your God, O Zion, for all generations. Praise the LORD.