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Psalm 147 CSB/NIV - Online Parallel Bible

 
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Holman Christian Standard (CSB) New International Version (NIV)
1 Hallelujah! How good it is to sing to our God, for praise is pleasant and lovely. 1 Praise the LORD. How good it is to sing praises to our God, how pleasant and fitting to praise him!
2 The Lord rebuilds Jerusalem; He gathers Israel's exiled people. 2 The LORD builds up Jerusalem; he gathers the exiles of Israel.
3 He heals the brokenhearted and binds up their wounds. 3 He heals the brokenhearted and binds up their wounds.
4 He counts the number of the stars; He gives names to all of them. 4 He determines the number of the stars and calls them each by name.
5 Our Lord is great, vast in power; His understanding is infinite. 5 Great is our Lord and mighty in power; his understanding has no limit.
6 The Lord helps the afflicted but brings the wicked to the ground. 6 The LORD sustains the humble but casts the wicked to the ground.
7 Sing to the Lord with thanksgiving; play the lyre to our God, 7 Sing to the LORD with thanksgiving; make music to our God on the harp.
8 who covers the sky with clouds, prepares rain for the earth, and causes grass to grow on the hills. 8 He covers the sky with clouds; he supplies the earth with rain and makes grass grow on the hills.
9 He provides the animals with their food, and the young ravens, what they cry for. 9 He provides food for the cattle and for the young ravens when they call.
10 He is not impressed by the strength of a horse; He does not value the power of a man. 10 His pleasure is not in the strength of the horse, nor his delight in the legs of a man;
11 The Lord values those who fear Him, those who put their hope in His faithful love. 11 the LORD delights in those who fear him, who put their hope in his unfailing love.
12 Exalt the Lord, Jerusalem; praise your God, Zion! 12 Extol the LORD, O Jerusalem; praise your God, O Zion,
13 For He strengthens the bars of your gates and blesses your children within you. 13 for he strengthens the bars of your gates and blesses your people within you.
14 He endows your territory with prosperity; He satisfies you with the finest wheat. 14 He grants peace to your borders and satisfies you with the finest of wheat.
15 He sends His command throughout the earth; His word runs swiftly. 15 He sends his command to the earth; his word runs swiftly.
16 He spreads snow like wool; He scatters frost like ashes; 16 He spreads the snow like wool and scatters the frost like ashes.
17 He throws His hailstones like crumbs. Who can withstand His cold? 17 He hurls down his hail like pebbles. Who can withstand his icy blast?
18 He sends His word and melts them; He unleashes His winds, and the waters flow. 18 He sends his word and melts them; he stirs up his breezes, and the waters flow.
19 He declares His word to Jacob, His statutes and judgments to Israel. 19 He has revealed his word to Jacob, his laws and decrees to Israel.
20 He has not done this for any nation; they do not know [His] judgments. Hallelujah! 20 He has done this for no other nation; they do not know his laws. Praise the LORD.