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Psalm 105

NIRV 1 Give thanks to the Lord. Worship him. 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. NIRV 2 Sing to him. Sing praise to him. Tell about all of the wonderful things he has done. NIV 2 Sing to him, sing praise to him; tell of all his wonderful acts. NIRV 3 Praise him, because his name is holy. Let the hearts of those who trust in the LORD be glad. NIV 3 Glory in his holy name; let the hearts of those who seek the LORD rejoice. NIRV 4 Look to the LORD and to his strength. Always look to him. NIV 4 Look to the LORD and his strength; seek his face always. NIRV 5 Remember the wonderful things he has done. Remember his miracles and how he judged our enemies. NIV 5 Remember the wonders he has done, his miracles, and the judgments he pronounced, NIRV 6 Remember what he has done, you children of his servant Abraham. Remember it, you people of Jacob, God's chosen ones. NIV 6 O descendants of Abraham his servant, O sons of Jacob, his chosen ones. NIRV 7 He is the LORD our God. He judges the whole earth. NIV 7 He is the LORD our God; his judgments are in all the earth. NIRV 8 He will keep his covenant forever. He will keep his promise for all time to come. NIV 8 He remembers his covenant forever, the word he commanded, for a thousand generations, NIRV 9 He will keep the covenant he made with Abraham. He will keep the oath he took when he made his promise to Isaac. NIV 9 the covenant he made with Abraham, the oath he swore to Isaac. NIRV 10 He made it stand as a law for Jacob. He made it stand as a covenant for Israel. It will last forever. NIV 10 He confirmed it to Jacob as a decree, to Israel as an everlasting covenant: NIRV 11 He said, "I will give you the land of Canaan. It will belong to you." NIV 11 "To you I will give the land of Canaan as the portion you will inherit." NIRV 12 At first there weren't very many of God's people. There were only a few. And they were strangers in the land. NIV 12 When they were but few in number, few indeed, and strangers in it, NIRV 13 They wandered from nation to nation. They wandered from one kingdom to another. NIV 13 they wandered from nation to nation, from one kingdom to another. NIRV 14 But God didn't allow anyone to beat them down. To keep them safe, he gave a command to kings. NIV 14 He allowed no one to oppress them; for their sake he rebuked kings: NIRV 15 He said to them, "Do not touch my anointed ones. Do not harm my prophets." NIV 15 "Do not touch my anointed ones; do my prophets no harm." NIRV 16 He made the people in the land go hungry. He destroyed all their food supplies. NIV 16 He called down famine on the land and destroyed all their supplies of food; NIRV 17 He sent a man ahead of them into Egypt. That man was Joseph. He had been sold as a slave. NIV 17 and he sent a man before them-- Joseph, sold as a slave. NIRV 18 The Egyptians put his feet in chains. They put an iron collar around his neck. NIV 18 They bruised his feet with shackles, his neck was put in irons, NIRV 19 He was in prison until what he said would happen came true. The word of the LORD proved that he was right. NIV 19 till what he foretold came to pass, till the word of the LORD proved him true. NIRV 20 The king of Egypt sent for Joseph and let him out of prison. The ruler of many nations set him free. NIV 20 The king sent and released him, the ruler of peoples set him free. NIRV 21 He put Joseph in charge of his palace. He made him ruler over everything he owned. NIV 21 He made him master of his household, ruler over all he possessed, NIRV 22 Joseph was in charge of teaching the princes. He taught the elders how to think and live wisely. NIV 22 to instruct his princes as he pleased and teach his elders wisdom. NIRV 23 Then the rest of Jacob's family went to Egypt. The people of Israel lived as outsiders in the land of Ham. NIV 23 Then Israel entered Egypt; Jacob lived as an alien in the land of Ham. NIRV 24 The LORD gave his people so many children that there were too many of them for their enemies. NIV 24 The LORD made his people very fruitful; he made them too numerous for their foes, NIRV 25 He made the Egyptians hate his people. The Egyptians made evil plans against them. NIV 25 whose hearts he turned to hate his people, to conspire against his servants. NIRV 26 The LORD sent his servant Moses to the king of Egypt. He sent Aaron, his chosen one, along with him. NIV 26 He sent Moses his servant, and Aaron, whom he had chosen. NIRV 27 The LORD gave them the power to do miraculous signs among the Egyptians. They did his wonders in the land of Ham. NIV 27 They performed his miraculous signs among them, his wonders in the land of Ham. NIRV 28 He sent darkness over the land. He did it because the Egyptians had refused to obey his words. NIV 28 He sent darkness and made the land dark-- for had they not rebelled against his words? NIRV 29 He turned their rivers and streams into blood. He caused the fish in them to die. NIV 29 He turned their waters into blood, causing their fish to die. NIRV 30 Their land was covered with frogs. Frogs even went into the bedrooms of the rulers. NIV 30 Their land teemed with frogs, which went up into the bedrooms of their rulers. NIRV 31 The LORD spoke, and large numbers of flies came. Gnats filled the whole country. NIV 31 He spoke, and there came swarms of flies, and gnats throughout their country. NIRV 32 He turned their rain into hail. Lightning flashed all through their land. NIV 32 He turned their rain into hail, with lightning throughout their land; NIRV 33 He destroyed their vines and fig trees. He broke down the trees in Egypt. NIV 33 he struck down their vines and fig trees and shattered the trees of their country. NIRV 34 He spoke, and the locusts came. There were so many of them they couldn't be counted. NIV 34 He spoke, and the locusts came, grasshoppers without number; NIRV 35 They ate up every green thing in the land. They ate up what the land produced. NIV 35 they ate up every green thing in their land, ate up the produce of their soil. NIRV 36 Then he killed the oldest son of every family in Egypt. He struck down the oldest of all of their sons. NIV 36 Then he struck down all the firstborn in their land, the firstfruits of all their manhood. NIRV 37 He brought the people of Israel out of Egypt. The Egyptians loaded them down with silver and gold. From among the tribes of Israel no one got tired or fell down. NIV 37 He brought out Israel, laden with silver and gold, and from among their tribes no one faltered. NIRV 38 The Egyptians were glad when the people of Israel left. They were terrified because of Israel. NIV 38 Egypt was glad when they left, because dread of Israel had fallen on them. NIRV 39 The LORD spread out a cloud to cover his people. He gave them a fire to light up the night. NIV 39 He spread out a cloud as a covering, and a fire to give light at night. NIRV 40 They asked for meat, and he brought them quail. He satisfied them with manna, the bread of heaven. NIV 40 They asked, and he brought them quail and satisfied them with the bread of heaven. NIRV 41 He broke open a rock, and streams of water poured out. They flowed like a river in the desert. NIV 41 He opened the rock, and water gushed out; like a river it flowed in the desert. NIRV 42 He remembered the holy promise he had made to his servant Abraham. NIV 42 For he remembered his holy promise given to his servant Abraham. NIRV 43 His chosen people shouted for joy as he brought them out of Egypt. NIV 43 He brought out his people with rejoicing, his chosen ones with shouts of joy; NIRV 44 He gave them the lands of other nations. He let them take over what others had worked for. NIV 44 he gave them the lands of the nations, and they fell heir to what others had toiled for-- NIRV 45 He did it so they might obey his rules and follow his laws. Praise the Lord. NIV 45 that they might keep his precepts and observe his laws. Praise the LORD.