Psalm 147:1-6 GW/NIV - Online Parallel Bible

 
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GOD'S WORD Translation (GW) New International Version (NIV)
1 Hallelujah! It is good to sing psalms to our God. It is pleasant to sing [his] praise beautifully. 1 Praise the LORD. How good it is to sing praises to our God, how pleasant and fitting to praise him!
2 The LORD is the builder of Jerusalem. He is the one who gathers the outcasts of Israel together. 2 The LORD builds up Jerusalem; he gathers the exiles of Israel.
3 He is the healer of the brokenhearted. He is the one who bandages their wounds. 3 He heals the brokenhearted and binds up their wounds.
4 He determines the number of stars. He gives each one a name. 4 He determines the number of the stars and calls them each by name.
5 Our Lord is great, and his power is great. There is no limit to his understanding. 5 Great is our Lord and mighty in power; his understanding has no limit.
6 The LORD gives relief to those who are oppressed. He brings wicked people down to the ground. 6 The LORD sustains the humble but casts the wicked to the ground.