Psalm 23 RSV/NIV - Online Parallel Bible

 
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1 A Psalm of David. The LORD is my shepherd, I shall not want; 1 The LORD is my shepherd, I shall not be in want.
2 he makes me lie down in green pastures. He leads me beside still waters; 2 He makes me lie down in green pastures, he leads me beside quiet waters,
3 he restores my soul. He leads me in paths of righteousness for his name's sake. 3 he restores my soul. He guides me in paths of righteousness for his name's sake.
4 Even though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I fear no evil; for thou art with me; thy rod and thy staff, they comfort me 4 Even though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I will fear no evil, for you are with me; your rod and your staff, they comfort me.
5 Thou preparest a table before me in the presence of my enemies; thou anointest my head with oil, my cup overflows. 5 You prepare a table before me in the presence of my enemies. You anoint my head with oil; my cup overflows.
6 Surely goodness and mercy shall follow me all the days of my life; and I shall dwell in the house of the LORD for ever. 6 Surely goodness and love will follow me all the days of my life, and I will dwell in the house of the LORD forever.