Parallel Bible results for Psalm 104

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Psalm 104

ESV 1 Bless the LORD, O my soul! O LORD my God, you are very great! You are clothed with splendor and majesty, NIV 1 Praise the LORD, O my soul. O LORD my God, you are very great; you are clothed with splendor and majesty. ESV 2 covering yourself with light as with a garment, stretching out the heavens like a tent. NIV 2 He wraps himself in light as with a garment; he stretches out the heavens like a tent ESV 3 He lays the beams of his chambers on the waters; he makes the clouds his chariot; he rides on the wings of the wind; NIV 3 and lays the beams of his upper chambers on their waters. He makes the clouds his chariot and rides on the wings of the wind. ESV 4 he makes his messengers winds, his ministers a flaming fire. NIV 4 He makes winds his messengers, flames of fire his servants. ESV 5 He set the earth on its foundations, so that it should never be moved. NIV 5 He set the earth on its foundations; it can never be moved. ESV 6 You covered it with the deep as with a garment; the waters stood above the mountains. NIV 6 You covered it with the deep as with a garment; the waters stood above the mountains. ESV 7 At your rebuke they fled; at the sound of your thunder they took to flight. NIV 7 But at your rebuke the waters fled, at the sound of your thunder they took to flight; ESV 8 The mountains rose, the valleys sank down to the place that you appointed for them. NIV 8 they flowed over the mountains, they went down into the valleys, to the place you assigned for them. ESV 9 You set a boundary that they may not pass, so that they might not again cover the earth. NIV 9 You set a boundary they cannot cross; never again will they cover the earth. ESV 10 You make springs gush forth in the valleys; they flow between the hills; NIV 10 He makes springs pour water into the ravines; it flows between the mountains. ESV 11 they give drink to every beast of the field; the wild donkeys quench their thirst. NIV 11 They give water to all the beasts of the field; the wild donkeys quench their thirst. ESV 12 Beside them the birds of the heavens dwell; they sing among the branches. NIV 12 The birds of the air nest by the waters; they sing among the branches. ESV 13 From your lofty abode you water the mountains; the earth is satisfied with the fruit of your work. NIV 13 He waters the mountains from his upper chambers; the earth is satisfied by the fruit of his work. ESV 14 You cause the grass to grow for the livestock and plants for man to cultivate, that he may bring forth food from the earth NIV 14 He makes grass grow for the cattle, and plants for man to cultivate-- bringing forth food from the earth: ESV 15 and wine to gladden the heart of man, oil to make his face shine and bread to strengthen man's heart. NIV 15 wine that gladdens the heart of man, oil to make his face shine, and bread that sustains his heart. ESV 16 The trees of the LORD are watered abundantly, the cedars of Lebanon that he planted. NIV 16 The trees of the LORD are well watered, the cedars of Lebanon that he planted. ESV 17 In them the birds build their nests; the stork has her home in the fir trees. NIV 17 There the birds make their nests; the stork has its home in the pine trees. ESV 18 The high mountains are for the wild goats; the rocks are a refuge for the rock badgers. NIV 18 The high mountains belong to the wild goats; the crags are a refuge for the coneys. ESV 19 He made the moon to mark the seasons; the sun knows its time for setting. NIV 19 The moon marks off the seasons, and the sun knows when to go down. ESV 20 You make darkness, and it is night, when all the beasts of the forest creep about. NIV 20 You bring darkness, it becomes night, and all the beasts of the forest prowl. ESV 21 The young lions roar for their prey, seeking their food from God. NIV 21 The lions roar for their prey and seek their food from God. ESV 22 When the sun rises, they steal away and lie down in their dens. NIV 22 The sun rises, and they steal away; they return and lie down in their dens. ESV 23 Man goes out to his work and to his labor until the evening. NIV 23 Then man goes out to his work, to his labor until evening. ESV 24 O LORD, how manifold are your works! In wisdom have you made them all; the earth is full of your creatures. NIV 24 How many are your works, O LORD! In wisdom you made them all; the earth is full of your creatures. ESV 25 Here is the sea, great and wide, which teems with creatures innumerable, living things both small and great. NIV 25 There is the sea, vast and spacious, teeming with creatures beyond number-- living things both large and small. ESV 26 There go the ships, and Leviathan, which you formed to play in it. NIV 26 There the ships go to and fro, and the leviathan, which you formed to frolic there. ESV 27 These all look to you, to give them their food in due season. NIV 27 These all look to you to give them their food at the proper time. ESV 28 When you give it to them, they gather it up; when you open your hand, they are filled with good things. NIV 28 When you give it to them, they gather it up; when you open your hand, they are satisfied with good things. ESV 29 When you hide your face, they are dismayed; when you take away their breath, they die and return to their dust. NIV 29 When you hide your face, they are terrified; when you take away their breath, they die and return to the dust. ESV 30 When you send forth your Spirit, they are created, and you renew the face of the ground. NIV 30 When you send your Spirit, they are created, and you renew the face of the earth. ESV 31 May the glory of the LORD endure forever; may the LORD rejoice in his works, NIV 31 May the glory of the LORD endure forever; may the LORD rejoice in his works-- ESV 32 who looks on the earth and it trembles, who touches the mountains and they smoke! NIV 32 he who looks at the earth, and it trembles, who touches the mountains, and they smoke. ESV 33 I will sing to the LORD as long as I live; I will sing praise to my God while I have being. NIV 33 I will sing to the LORD all my life; I will sing praise to my God as long as I live. ESV 34 May my meditation be pleasing to him, for I rejoice in the LORD. NIV 34 May my meditation be pleasing to him, as I rejoice in the LORD. ESV 35 Let sinners be consumed from the earth, and let the wicked be no more! Bless the LORD, O my soul! Praise the LORD! NIV 35 But may sinners vanish from the earth and the wicked be no more. Praise the LORD, O my soul. Praise the LORD.