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Psalm 105

NLT 1 Give thanks to the LORD and proclaim his greatness. Let the whole world know what he has done. NIV 1 Give thanks to the LORD, call on his name; make known among the nations what he has done. NLT 2 Sing to him; yes, sing his praises. Tell everyone about his miracles. NIV 2 Sing to him, sing praise to him; tell of all his wonderful acts. NLT 3 Exult in his holy name; O worshipers of the LORD, rejoice! NIV 3 Glory in his holy name; let the hearts of those who seek the LORD rejoice. NLT 4 Search for the LORD and for his strength, and keep on searching. NIV 4 Look to the LORD and his strength; seek his face always. NLT 5 Think of the wonderful works he has done, the miracles and the judgments he handed down, NIV 5 Remember the wonders he has done, his miracles, and the judgments he pronounced, NLT 6 O children of Abraham, God's servant, O descendants of Jacob, God's chosen one. NIV 6 O descendants of Abraham his servant, O sons of Jacob, his chosen ones. NLT 7 He is the LORD our God. His rule is seen throughout the land. NIV 7 He is the LORD our God; his judgments are in all the earth. NLT 8 He always stands by his covenant -- the commitment he made to a thousand generations. NIV 8 He remembers his covenant forever, the word he commanded, for a thousand generations, NLT 9 This is the covenant he made with Abraham and the oath he swore to Isaac. NIV 9 the covenant he made with Abraham, the oath he swore to Isaac. NLT 10 He confirmed it to Jacob as a decree, to the people of Israel as a never-ending treaty: NIV 10 He confirmed it to Jacob as a decree, to Israel as an everlasting covenant: NLT 11 "I will give you the land of Canaan as your special possession." NIV 11 "To you I will give the land of Canaan as the portion you will inherit." NLT 12 He said this when they were few in number, a tiny group of strangers in Canaan. NIV 12 When they were but few in number, few indeed, and strangers in it, NLT 13 They wandered back and forth between nations, from one kingdom to another. NIV 13 they wandered from nation to nation, from one kingdom to another. NLT 14 Yet he did not let anyone oppress them. He warned kings on their behalf: NIV 14 He allowed no one to oppress them; for their sake he rebuked kings: NLT 15 "Do not touch these people I have chosen, and do not hurt my prophets." NIV 15 "Do not touch my anointed ones; do my prophets no harm." NLT 16 He called for a famine on the land of Canaan, cutting off its food supply. NIV 16 He called down famine on the land and destroyed all their supplies of food; NLT 17 Then he sent someone to Egypt ahead of them -- Joseph, who was sold as a slave. NIV 17 and he sent a man before them-- Joseph, sold as a slave. NLT 18 There in prison, they bruised his feet with fetters and placed his neck in an iron collar. NIV 18 They bruised his feet with shackles, his neck was put in irons, NLT 19 Until the time came to fulfill his word, the LORD tested Joseph's character. NIV 19 till what he foretold came to pass, till the word of the LORD proved him true. NLT 20 Then Pharaoh sent for him and set him free; the ruler of the nation opened his prison door. NIV 20 The king sent and released him, the ruler of peoples set him free. NLT 21 Joseph was put in charge of all the king's household; he became ruler over all the king's possessions. NIV 21 He made him master of his household, ruler over all he possessed, NLT 22 He could instruct the king's aides as he pleased and teach the king's advisers. NIV 22 to instruct his princes as he pleased and teach his elders wisdom. NLT 23 Then Israel arrived in Egypt; Jacob lived as a foreigner in the land of Ham. NIV 23 Then Israel entered Egypt; Jacob lived as an alien in the land of Ham. NLT 24 And the LORD multiplied the people of Israel until they became too mighty for their enemies. NIV 24 The LORD made his people very fruitful; he made them too numerous for their foes, NLT 25 Then he turned the Egyptians against the Israelites, and they plotted against the LORD's servants. NIV 25 whose hearts he turned to hate his people, to conspire against his servants. NLT 26 But the LORD sent Moses his servant, along with Aaron, whom he had chosen. NIV 26 He sent Moses his servant, and Aaron, whom he had chosen. NLT 27 They performed miraculous signs among the Egyptians, and miracles in the land of Ham. NIV 27 They performed his miraculous signs among them, his wonders in the land of Ham. NLT 28 The LORD blanketed Egypt in darkness, for they had defied his commands to let his people go. NIV 28 He sent darkness and made the land dark-- for had they not rebelled against his words? NLT 29 He turned the nation's water into blood, poisoning all the fish. NIV 29 He turned their waters into blood, causing their fish to die. NLT 30 Then frogs overran the land; they were found even in the king's private rooms. NIV 30 Their land teemed with frogs, which went up into the bedrooms of their rulers. NLT 31 When he spoke, flies descended on the Egyptians, and gnats swarmed across Egypt. NIV 31 He spoke, and there came swarms of flies, and gnats throughout their country. NLT 32 Instead of rain, he sent murderous hail, and flashes of lightning overwhelmed the land. NIV 32 He turned their rain into hail, with lightning throughout their land; NLT 33 He ruined their grapevines and fig trees and shattered all the trees. NIV 33 he struck down their vines and fig trees and shattered the trees of their country. NLT 34 He spoke, and hordes of locusts came -- locusts beyond number. NIV 34 He spoke, and the locusts came, grasshoppers without number; NLT 35 They ate up everything green in the land, destroying all the crops. NIV 35 they ate up every green thing in their land, ate up the produce of their soil. NLT 36 Then he killed the oldest child in each Egyptian home, the pride and joy of each family. NIV 36 Then he struck down all the firstborn in their land, the firstfruits of all their manhood. NLT 37 But he brought his people safely out of Egypt, loaded with silver and gold; there were no sick or feeble people among them. NIV 37 He brought out Israel, laden with silver and gold, and from among their tribes no one faltered. NLT 38 Egypt was glad when they were gone, for the dread of them was great. NIV 38 Egypt was glad when they left, because dread of Israel had fallen on them. NLT 39 The LORD spread out a cloud above them as a covering and gave them a great fire to light the darkness. NIV 39 He spread out a cloud as a covering, and a fire to give light at night. NLT 40 They asked for meat, and he sent them quail; he gave them manna -- bread from heaven. NIV 40 They asked, and he brought them quail and satisfied them with the bread of heaven. NLT 41 He opened up a rock, and water gushed out to form a river through the dry and barren land. NIV 41 He opened the rock, and water gushed out; like a river it flowed in the desert. NLT 42 For he remembered his sacred promise to Abraham his servant. NIV 42 For he remembered his holy promise given to his servant Abraham. NLT 43 So he brought his people out of Egypt with joy, his chosen ones with rejoicing. NIV 43 He brought out his people with rejoicing, his chosen ones with shouts of joy; NLT 44 He gave his people the lands of pagan nations, and they harvested crops that others had planted. NIV 44 he gave them the lands of the nations, and they fell heir to what others had toiled for-- NLT 45 All this happened so they would follow his principles and obey his laws. Praise the LORD! NIV 45 that they might keep his precepts and observe his laws. Praise the LORD.