Parallel Bible results for Psalm 106

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Psalm 106

CEB 1 Praise the LORD! Give thanks to the LORD because he is good, because his faithful love endures forever. NIV 1 Praise the LORD. Give thanks to the LORD, for he is good; his love endures forever. CEB 2 Who could possibly repeat all of the LORD's mighty acts or publicly recount all his praise? NIV 2 Who can proclaim the mighty acts of the LORD or fully declare his praise? CEB 3 The people who uphold justice, who always do what is right, are truly happy! NIV 3 Blessed are they who maintain justice, who constantly do what is right. CEB 4 Remember me, LORD, with the favor you show your people. Visit me with your saving help NIV 4 Remember me, O LORD, when you show favor to your people, come to my aid when you save them, CEB 5 so I can experience the good things your chosen ones experience, so I can rejoice in the joy of your nation, so I can praise along with your possession. NIV 5 that I may enjoy the prosperity of your chosen ones, that I may share in the joy of your nation and join your inheritance in giving praise. CEB 6 We have sinned—right along with our ancestors. We've done what is wrong. We've acted wickedly. NIV 6 We have sinned, even as our fathers did; we have done wrong and acted wickedly. CEB 7 Our ancestors in Egypt didn't understand your wondrous works. They didn't remember how much faithful love you have. So they rebelled by the sea—at the Reed Sea. NIV 7 When our fathers were in Egypt, they gave no thought to your miracles; they did not remember your many kindnesses, and they rebelled by the sea, the Red Sea. CEB 8 But God saved them for the sake of his good name, to make known his mighty power. NIV 8 Yet he saved them for his name's sake, to make his mighty power known. CEB 9 God scolded the Reed Sea, and it dried right up; he led them through the deeps like they were a dry desert. NIV 9 He rebuked the Red Sea, and it dried up; he led them through the depths as through a desert. CEB 10 God saved them from hostile powers; he redeemed them from the power of the enemy. NIV 10 He saved them from the hand of the foe; from the hand of the enemy he redeemed them. CEB 11 But the waters covered over their foes— not one of them survived! NIV 11 The waters covered their adversaries; not one of them survived. CEB 12 So our ancestors trusted God's words; they sang God's praise. NIV 12 Then they believed his promises and sang his praise. CEB 13 But how quickly they forgot what he had done! They wouldn't wait for his advice. NIV 13 But they soon forgot what he had done and did not wait for his counsel. CEB 14 They were overcome with craving in the desert; they tested God in the wastelands. NIV 14 In the desert they gave in to their craving; in the wasteland they put God to the test. CEB 15 God gave them what they asked for; he sent food to satisfy their appetites. NIV 15 So he gave them what they asked for, but sent a wasting disease upon them. CEB 16 But then they were jealous of Moses in the camp, jealous too of Aaron, the LORD's holy one. NIV 16 In the camp they grew envious of Moses and of Aaron, who was consecrated to the LORD. CEB 17 So the earth opened up, swallowing Dathan, and covering over Abiram's crowd. NIV 17 The earth opened up and swallowed Dathan; it buried the company of Abiram. CEB 18 Fire blazed throughout that whole group; flames burned up the wicked. NIV 18 Fire blazed among their followers; a flame consumed the wicked. CEB 19 They made a calf at Horeb, bowing down to a metal idol. NIV 19 At Horeb they made a calf and worshiped an idol cast from metal. CEB 20 They traded their glorious God for an image of a bull that eats grass. NIV 20 They exchanged their Glory for an image of a bull, which eats grass. CEB 21 They forgot the God who saved them— the one who had done great things in Egypt, NIV 21 They forgot the God who saved them, who had done great things in Egypt, CEB 22 wondrous works in the land of Ham, awesome deeds at the Reed Sea. NIV 22 miracles in the land of Ham and awesome deeds by the Red Sea. CEB 23 So God determined that he would destroy them— except for the fact that Moses, his chosen one, stood in the way, right in front of him, and turned God's destructive anger away. NIV 23 So he said he would destroy them-- had not Moses, his chosen one, stood in the breach before him to keep his wrath from destroying them. CEB 24 But then they rejected the land that was so desirable. They didn't trust God's promise. NIV 24 Then they despised the pleasant land; they did not believe his promise. CEB 25 They muttered in their tents and wouldn't listen to the LORD's voice. NIV 25 They grumbled in their tents and did not obey the LORD. CEB 26 So God raised his hand against them, making them fall in the desert, NIV 26 So he swore to them with uplifted hand that he would make them fall in the desert, CEB 27 scattering their offspring among the nations, casting them across many lands. NIV 27 make their descendants fall among the nations and scatter them throughout the lands. CEB 28 They joined themselves to Baal-peor and ate sacrifices offered to the dead. NIV 28 They yoked themselves to the Baal of Peor and ate sacrifices offered to lifeless gods; CEB 29 They made God angry by what they did, so a plague broke out against them. NIV 29 they provoked the LORD to anger by their wicked deeds, and a plague broke out among them. CEB 30 Then Phinehas stood up and prayed, and the plague was contained. NIV 30 But Phinehas stood up and intervened, and the plague was checked. CEB 31 That's why Phinehas is considered righteous, generation after generation, forever. NIV 31 This was credited to him as righteousness for endless generations to come. CEB 32 But they angered God at Meribah's waters, and things went badly for Moses because of them, NIV 32 By the waters of Meribah they angered the LORD, and trouble came to Moses because of them; CEB 33 because they made him bitter so that he spoke rashly with his lips. NIV 33 for they rebelled against the Spirit of God, and rash words came from Moses' lips. CEB 34 They didn't destroy the nations as the LORD had ordered them to do. NIV 34 They did not destroy the peoples as the LORD had commanded them, CEB 35 Instead, they got mixed up with the nations, learning what they did NIV 35 but they mingled with the nations and adopted their customs. CEB 36 and serving those false gods, which became a trap for them. NIV 36 They worshiped their idols, which became a snare to them. CEB 37 They sacrificed their own sons and daughters to demons! NIV 37 They sacrificed their sons and their daughters to demons. CEB 38 They shed innocent blood, the blood of their own sons and daughters— the ones they sacrificed to Canaan's false gods— so the land was defiled by the bloodshed. NIV 38 They shed innocent blood, the blood of their sons and daughters, whom they sacrificed to the idols of Canaan, and the land was desecrated by their blood. CEB 39 They made themselves unclean by what they did; they prostituted themselves by their actions. NIV 39 They defiled themselves by what they did; by their deeds they prostituted themselves. CEB 40 So the LORD's anger burned against his people; he despised his own possession. NIV 40 Therefore the LORD was angry with his people and abhorred his inheritance. CEB 41 God handed them over to the nations; people who hated them ruled over them. NIV 41 He handed them over to the nations, and their foes ruled over them. CEB 42 Their enemies oppressed them, and they were humbled under their power. NIV 42 Their enemies oppressed them and subjected them to their power. CEB 43 God delivered them numerous times, but they were determined to rebel, and so they were brought down by their own sin. NIV 43 Many times he delivered them, but they were bent on rebellion and they wasted away in their sin. CEB 44 But God saw their distress when he heard their loud cries. NIV 44 But he took note of their distress when he heard their cry; CEB 45 God remembered his covenant for their sake, and because of how much faithful love he has, God changed his mind. NIV 45 for their sake he remembered his covenant and out of his great love he relented. CEB 46 God allowed them to receive compassion from all their captors. NIV 46 He caused them to be pitied by all who held them captive. CEB 47 LORD our God, save us! Gather us back together from among all the nations so we can give thanksto your holy name and rejoice in your praise! NIV 47 Save us, O LORD our God, and gather us from the nations, that we may give thanks to your holy name and glory in your praise. CEB 48 Bless the LORD, the God of Israel, from forever ago to forever from now! And let all the people say, "Amen!" Praise the LORD! NIV 48 Praise be to the LORD, the God of Israel, from everlasting to everlasting. Let all the people say, "Amen!" Praise the LORD.