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Psalm 104

NRS 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. NRS 2 wrapped in light as with a garment. You stretch 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 NRS 3 you set the beams of your chambers on the waters, you make the clouds your chariot, you ride 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. NRS 4 you make the winds your messengers, fire and flame your ministers. NIV 4 He makes winds his messengers, flames of fire his servants. NRS 5 You set the earth on its foundations, so that it shall never be shaken. NIV 5 He set the earth on its foundations; it can never be moved. NRS 6 You cover 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. NRS 7 At your rebuke they flee; at the sound of your thunder they take to flight. NIV 7 But at your rebuke the waters fled, at the sound of your thunder they took to flight; NRS 8 They rose up to the mountains, ran down to the valleys 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. NRS 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. NRS 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. NRS 11 giving drink to every wild animal; the wild asses quench their thirst. NIV 11 They give water to all the beasts of the field; the wild donkeys quench their thirst. NRS 12 By the streams the birds of the air have their habitation; they sing among the branches. NIV 12 The birds of the air nest by the waters; they sing among the branches. NRS 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. NRS 14 You cause the grass to grow for the cattle, and plants for people to use, to 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: NRS 15 and wine to gladden the human heart, oil to make the face shine, and bread to strengthen the human heart. NIV 15 wine that gladdens the heart of man, oil to make his face shine, and bread that sustains his heart. NRS 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. NRS 17 In them the birds build their nests; the stork has its home in the fir trees. NIV 17 There the birds make their nests; the stork has its home in the pine trees. NRS 18 The high mountains are for the wild goats; the rocks are a refuge for the coneys. NIV 18 The high mountains belong to the wild goats; the crags are a refuge for the coneys. NRS 19 You have 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. NRS 20 You make darkness, and it is night, when all the animals of the forest come creeping out. NIV 20 You bring darkness, it becomes night, and all the beasts of the forest prowl. NRS 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. NRS 22 When the sun rises, they withdraw and lie down in their dens. NIV 22 The sun rises, and they steal away; they return and lie down in their dens. NRS 23 People go out to their work and to their labor until the evening. NIV 23 Then man goes out to his work, to his labor until evening. NRS 24 O Lord, how manifold are your works! In wisdom you have 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. NRS 25 Yonder is the sea, great and wide, creeping things innumerable are there, 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. NRS 26 There go the ships, and Leviathan that you formed to sport in it. NIV 26 There the ships go to and fro, and the leviathan, which you formed to frolic there. NRS 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. NRS 28 when you give 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. NRS 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. NRS 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. NRS 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-- NRS 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. NRS 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. NRS 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. NRS 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.