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Psalm 29 RSV/NIV - Online Parallel Bible

 
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1 A Psalm of David. Ascribe to the LORD, O heavenly beings, ascribe to the LORD glory and strength. 1 Ascribe to the LORD, O mighty ones, ascribe to the LORD glory and strength.
2 Ascribe to the LORD the glory of his name; worship the LORD in holy array. 2 Ascribe to the LORD the glory due his name; worship the LORD in the splendor of his holiness.
3 The voice of the LORD is upon the waters; the God of glory thunders, the LORD, upon many waters. 3 The voice of the LORD is over the waters; the God of glory thunders, the LORD thunders over the mighty waters.
4 The voice of the LORD is powerful, the voice of the LORD is full of majesty. 4 The voice of the LORD is powerful; the voice of the LORD is majestic.
5 The voice of the LORD breaks the cedars, the LORD breaks the cedars of Lebanon. 5 The voice of the LORD breaks the cedars; the LORD breaks in pieces the cedars of Lebanon.
6 He makes Lebanon to skip like a calf, and Si'rion like a young wild ox. 6 He makes Lebanon skip like a calf, Sirion like a young wild ox.
7 The voice of the LORD flashes forth flames of fire. 7 The voice of the LORD strikes with flashes of lightning.
8 The voice of the LORD shakes the wilderness, the LORD shakes the wilderness of Kadesh. 8 The voice of the LORD shakes the desert; the LORD shakes the Desert of Kadesh.
9 The voice of the LORD makes the oaks to whirl, and strips the forests bare; and in his temple all cry, "Glory!" 9 The voice of the LORD twists the oaks and strips the forests bare. And in his temple all cry, "Glory!"
10 The LORD sits enthroned over the flood; the LORD sits enthroned as king for ever. 10 The LORD sits enthroned over the flood; the LORD is enthroned as King forever.
11 May the LORD give strength to his people! May the LORD bless his people with peace! 11 The LORD gives strength to his people; the LORD blesses his people with peace.