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Psalm 105

GNT 1 Give thanks to the Lord, proclaim his greatness; tell the nations what he has done. NIV 1 Give thanks to the LORD, call on his name; make known among the nations what he has done. GNT 2 Sing praise to the Lord; tell the wonderful things he has done. NIV 2 Sing to him, sing praise to him; tell of all his wonderful acts. GNT 3 Be glad that we belong to him; let all who worship him rejoice. NIV 3 Glory in his holy name; let the hearts of those who seek the LORD rejoice. GNT 4 Go to the Lord for help; and worship him continually. NIV 4 Look to the LORD and his strength; seek his face always. GNT 5 You descendants of Abraham, his servant; you descendants of Jacob, the man he chose: remember the miracles that God performed and the judgments that he gave. NIV 5 Remember the wonders he has done, his miracles, and the judgments he pronounced, GNT 7 The Lord is our God; his commands are for all the world. NIV 7 He is the LORD our God; his judgments are in all the earth. GNT 8 He will keep his covenant forever, his promises for a thousand generations. NIV 8 He remembers his covenant forever, the word he commanded, for a thousand generations, GNT 9 He will keep the agreement he made with Abraham and his promise to Isaac. NIV 9 the covenant he made with Abraham, the oath he swore to Isaac. GNT 10 The Lord made a covenant with Jacob, one that will last forever. NIV 10 He confirmed it to Jacob as a decree, to Israel as an everlasting covenant: GNT 11 "I will give you the land of Canaan," he said. "It will be your own possession." NIV 11 "To you I will give the land of Canaan as the portion you will inherit." GNT 12 God's people were few in number, strangers in the land of Canaan. NIV 12 When they were but few in number, few indeed, and strangers in it, GNT 13 They wandered from country to country, from one kingdom to another. NIV 13 they wandered from nation to nation, from one kingdom to another. GNT 14 But God let no one oppress them; to protect them, he warned the kings: NIV 14 He allowed no one to oppress them; for their sake he rebuked kings: GNT 15 "Don't harm my chosen servants; do not touch my prophets." NIV 15 "Do not touch my anointed ones; do my prophets no harm." GNT 16 The Lord sent famine to their country and took away all their food. NIV 16 He called down famine on the land and destroyed all their supplies of food; GNT 17 But he sent a man ahead of them, Joseph, who had been sold as a slave. NIV 17 and he sent a man before them-- Joseph, sold as a slave. GNT 18 His feet were kept in chains, and an iron collar was around his neck, NIV 18 They bruised his feet with shackles, his neck was put in irons, GNT 19 until what he had predicted came true. The word of the Lord proved him right. NIV 19 till what he foretold came to pass, till the word of the LORD proved him true. GNT 20 Then the king of Egypt had him released; the ruler of nations set him free. NIV 20 The king sent and released him, the ruler of peoples set him free. GNT 21 He put him in charge of his government and made him ruler over all the land, NIV 21 He made him master of his household, ruler over all he possessed, GNT 22 with power over the king's officials and authority to instruct his advisers. NIV 22 to instruct his princes as he pleased and teach his elders wisdom. GNT 23 Then Jacob went to Egypt and settled in that country. NIV 23 Then Israel entered Egypt; Jacob lived as an alien in the land of Ham. GNT 24 The Lord gave many children to his people and made them stronger than their enemies. NIV 24 The LORD made his people very fruitful; he made them too numerous for their foes, GNT 25 He made the Egyptians hate his people and treat his servants with deceit. NIV 25 whose hearts he turned to hate his people, to conspire against his servants. GNT 26 Then he sent his servant Moses, and Aaron, whom he had chosen. NIV 26 He sent Moses his servant, and Aaron, whom he had chosen. GNT 27 They did God's mighty acts and performed miracles in Egypt. NIV 27 They performed his miraculous signs among them, his wonders in the land of Ham. GNT 28 God sent darkness on the country, but the Egyptians did not obey his command. NIV 28 He sent darkness and made the land dark-- for had they not rebelled against his words? GNT 29 He turned their rivers into blood and killed all their fish. NIV 29 He turned their waters into blood, causing their fish to die. GNT 30 Their country was overrun with frogs; even the palace was filled with them. NIV 30 Their land teemed with frogs, which went up into the bedrooms of their rulers. GNT 31 God commanded, and flies and gnats swarmed throughout the whole country. NIV 31 He spoke, and there came swarms of flies, and gnats throughout their country. GNT 32 He sent hail and lightning on their land instead of rain; NIV 32 He turned their rain into hail, with lightning throughout their land; GNT 33 he destroyed their grapevines and fig trees and broke down all the trees. NIV 33 he struck down their vines and fig trees and shattered the trees of their country. GNT 34 He commanded, and the locusts came, countless millions of them; NIV 34 He spoke, and the locusts came, grasshoppers without number; GNT 35 they ate all the plants in the land; they ate all the crops. NIV 35 they ate up every green thing in their land, ate up the produce of their soil. GNT 36 He killed the first-born sons of all the families of Egypt. NIV 36 Then he struck down all the firstborn in their land, the firstfruits of all their manhood. GNT 37 Then he led the Israelites out; they carried silver and gold, and all of them were healthy and strong. NIV 37 He brought out Israel, laden with silver and gold, and from among their tribes no one faltered. GNT 38 The Egyptians were afraid of them and were glad when they left. NIV 38 Egypt was glad when they left, because dread of Israel had fallen on them. GNT 39 God put a cloud over his people and a fire at night to give them light. NIV 39 He spread out a cloud as a covering, and a fire to give light at night. GNT 40 They asked, and he sent quails; he gave them food from heaven to satisfy them. NIV 40 They asked, and he brought them quail and satisfied them with the bread of heaven. GNT 41 He opened a rock, and water gushed out, flowing through the desert like a river. NIV 41 He opened the rock, and water gushed out; like a river it flowed in the desert. GNT 42 He remembered his sacred promise to Abraham his servant. NIV 42 For he remembered his holy promise given to his servant Abraham. GNT 43 So he led his chosen people out, and they sang and shouted for joy. NIV 43 He brought out his people with rejoicing, his chosen ones with shouts of joy; GNT 44 He gave them the lands of other peoples and let them take over their fields, NIV 44 he gave them the lands of the nations, and they fell heir to what others had toiled for-- GNT 45 so that his people would obey his laws and keep all his commands. Praise the Lord! NIV 45 that they might keep his precepts and observe his laws. Praise the LORD.