Parallel Bible results for Psalm 104

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Psalm 104

NKJV 1 Bless the Lord, O my soul! O Lord my God, You are very great: You are clothed with honor 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. NKJV 2 Who cover Yourself with light as with a garment, Who stretch out the heavens like a curtain. NIV 2 He wraps himself in light as with a garment; he stretches out the heavens like a tent NKJV 3 He lays the beams of His upper chambers in the waters, Who makes the clouds His chariot, Who walks 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. NKJV 4 Who makes His angels spirits, His ministers a flame of fire. NIV 4 He makes winds his messengers, flames of fire his servants. NKJV 5 You who laid the foundations of the earth, So that it should not be moved forever, NIV 5 He set the earth on its foundations; it can never be moved. NKJV 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. NKJV 7 At Your rebuke they fled; At the voice of Your thunder they hastened away. NIV 7 But at your rebuke the waters fled, at the sound of your thunder they took to flight; NKJV 8 They went up over the mountains; They went down into the valleys, To the place which You founded for them. NIV 8 they flowed over the mountains, they went down into the valleys, to the place you assigned for them. NKJV 9 You have set a boundary that they may not pass over, That they may not return to cover the earth. NIV 9 You set a boundary they cannot cross; never again will they cover the earth. NKJV 10 He sends the springs into the valleys, They flow among the hills. NIV 10 He makes springs pour water into the ravines; it flows between the mountains. NKJV 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. NKJV 12 By them the birds of the heavens have their home; They sing among the branches. NIV 12 The birds of the air nest by the waters; they sing among the branches. NKJV 13 He waters the hills from His upper chambers; The earth is satisfied with the fruit of Your works. NIV 13 He waters the mountains from his upper chambers; the earth is satisfied by the fruit of his work. NKJV 14 He causes the grass to grow for the cattle, And vegetation for the service of man, 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: NKJV 15 And wine that makes glad the heart of man, Oil to make his face shine, And bread which strengthens man's heart. NIV 15 wine that gladdens the heart of man, oil to make his face shine, and bread that sustains his heart. NKJV 16 The trees of the Lord are full of sap, The cedars of Lebanon which He planted, NIV 16 The trees of the LORD are well watered, the cedars of Lebanon that he planted. NKJV 17 Where the birds make 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. NKJV 18 The high hills are for the wild goats; The cliffs 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. NKJV 19 He appointed the moon for seasons; The sun knows its going down. NIV 19 The moon marks off the seasons, and the sun knows when to go down. NKJV 20 You make darkness, and it is night, In which all the beasts of the forest creep about. NIV 20 You bring darkness, it becomes night, and all the beasts of the forest prowl. NKJV 21 The young lions roar after their prey, And seek their food from God. NIV 21 The lions roar for their prey and seek their food from God. NKJV 22 When the sun rises, they gather together And lie down in their dens. NIV 22 The sun rises, and they steal away; they return and lie down in their dens. NKJV 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. NKJV 24 O Lord, how manifold are Your works! In wisdom You have made them all. The earth is full of Your possessions-- NIV 24 How many are your works, O LORD! In wisdom you made them all; the earth is full of your creatures. NKJV 25 This great and wide sea, In which are innumerable teeming things, 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. NKJV 26 There the ships sail about; There is that Leviathan Which You have made to play there. NIV 26 There the ships go to and fro, and the leviathan, which you formed to frolic there. NKJV 27 These all wait for You, That You may give them their food in due season. NIV 27 These all look to you to give them their food at the proper time. NKJV 28 What You give them they gather in; You open Your hand, they are filled with good. NIV 28 When you give it to them, they gather it up; when you open your hand, they are satisfied with good things. NKJV 29 You hide Your face, they are troubled; 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. NKJV 30 You send forth Your Spirit, they are created; And You renew the face of the earth. NIV 30 When you send your Spirit, they are created, and you renew the face of the earth. NKJV 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-- NKJV 32 He looks on the earth, and it trembles; He touches the hills, and they smoke. NIV 32 he who looks at the earth, and it trembles, who touches the mountains, and they smoke. NKJV 33 I will sing to the Lord as long as I live; I will sing praise to my God while I have my being. NIV 33 I will sing to the LORD all my life; I will sing praise to my God as long as I live. NKJV 34 May my meditation be sweet to Him; I will be glad in the Lord. NIV 34 May my meditation be pleasing to him, as I rejoice in the LORD. NKJV 35 May sinners be consumed from the earth, And 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.