Parallel Bible results for Deuteronomy 32:1-9

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Deuteronomy 32:1-9

ESV 1 "Give ear, O heavens, and I will speak, and let the earth hear the words of my mouth. NIV 1 Listen, O heavens, and I will speak; hear, O earth, the words of my mouth. ESV 2 May my teaching drop as the rain, my speech distill as the dew, like gentle rain upon the tender grass, and like showers upon the herb. NIV 2 Let my teaching fall like rain and my words descend like dew, like showers on new grass, like abundant rain on tender plants. ESV 3 For I will proclaim the name of the LORD; ascribe greatness to our God! NIV 3 I will proclaim the name of the LORD. Oh, praise the greatness of our God! ESV 4 "The Rock, his work is perfect, for all his ways are justice. A God of faithfulness and without iniquity, just and upright is he. NIV 4 He is the Rock, his works are perfect, and all his ways are just. A faithful God who does no wrong, upright and just is he. ESV 5 They have dealt corruptly with him; they are no longer his children because they are blemished; they are a crooked and twisted generation. NIV 5 They have acted corruptly toward him; to their shame they are no longer his children, but a warped and crooked generation. ESV 6 Do you thus repay the LORD, you foolish and senseless people? Is not he your father, who created you, who made you and established you? NIV 6 Is this the way you repay the LORD, O foolish and unwise people? Is he not your Father, your Creator, who made you and formed you? ESV 7 Remember the days of old; consider the years of many generations; ask your father, and he will show you, your elders, and they will tell you. NIV 7 Remember the days of old; consider the generations long past. Ask your father and he will tell you, your elders, and they will explain to you. ESV 8 When the Most High gave to the nations their inheritance, when he divided mankind, he fixed the borders of the peoples according to the number of the sons of God. NIV 8 When the Most High gave the nations their inheritance, when he divided all mankind, he set up boundaries for the peoples according to the number of the sons of Israel. ESV 9 But the LORD's portion is his people, Jacob his allotted heritage. NIV 9 For the LORD's portion is his people, Jacob his allotted inheritance.