Parallel Bible results for Psalm 106

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Psalm 106

GNT 1 Praise the Lord! Give thanks to the Lord, because he is good; his love is eternal. NIV 1 Praise the LORD. Give thanks to the LORD, for he is good; his love endures forever. GNT 2 Who can tell all the great things he has done? Who can praise him enough? NIV 2 Who can proclaim the mighty acts of the LORD or fully declare his praise? GNT 3 Happy are those who obey his commands, who always do what is right. NIV 3 Blessed are they who maintain justice, who constantly do what is right. GNT 4 Remember me, Lord, when you help your people; include me when you save them. NIV 4 Remember me, O LORD, when you show favor to your people, come to my aid when you save them, GNT 5 Let me see the prosperity of your people and share in the happiness of your nation, in the glad pride of those who belong to you. 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. GNT 6 We have sinned as our ancestors did; we have been wicked and evil. NIV 6 We have sinned, even as our fathers did; we have done wrong and acted wickedly. GNT 7 Our ancestors in Egypt did not understand God's wonderful acts; they forgot the many times he showed them his love, and they rebelled against the Almighty at the Red 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. GNT 8 But he saved them, as he had promised, in order to show his great power. NIV 8 Yet he saved them for his name's sake, to make his mighty power known. GNT 9 He gave a command to the Red Sea, and it dried up; he led his people across on dry land. NIV 9 He rebuked the Red Sea, and it dried up; he led them through the depths as through a desert. GNT 10 He saved them from those who hated them; he rescued them from their enemies. NIV 10 He saved them from the hand of the foe; from the hand of the enemy he redeemed them. GNT 11 But the water drowned their enemies; not one of them was left. NIV 11 The waters covered their adversaries; not one of them survived. GNT 12 Then his people believed his promises and sang praises to him. NIV 12 Then they believed his promises and sang his praise. GNT 13 But they quickly forgot what he had done and acted without waiting for his advice. NIV 13 But they soon forgot what he had done and did not wait for his counsel. GNT 14 They were filled with craving in the desert and put God to the test; NIV 14 In the desert they gave in to their craving; in the wasteland they put God to the test. GNT 15 so he gave them what they asked for, but also sent a terrible disease among them. NIV 15 So he gave them what they asked for, but sent a wasting disease upon them. GNT 16 There in the desert they were jealous of Moses and of Aaron, the Lord's holy servant. NIV 16 In the camp they grew envious of Moses and of Aaron, who was consecrated to the LORD. GNT 17 Then the earth opened up and swallowed Dathan and buried Abiram and his family; NIV 17 The earth opened up and swallowed Dathan; it buried the company of Abiram. GNT 18 fire came down on their followers and burned up those wicked people. NIV 18 Fire blazed among their followers; a flame consumed the wicked. GNT 19 They made a gold bull-calf at Sinai and worshiped that idol; NIV 19 At Horeb they made a calf and worshiped an idol cast from metal. GNT 20 they exchanged the glory of God for the image of an animal that eats grass. NIV 20 They exchanged their Glory for an image of a bull, which eats grass. GNT 21 They forgot the God who had saved them by his mighty acts in Egypt. NIV 21 They forgot the God who saved them, who had done great things in Egypt, GNT 22 What wonderful things he did there! What amazing things at the Red Sea! NIV 22 miracles in the land of Ham and awesome deeds by the Red Sea. GNT 23 When God said that he would destroy his people, his chosen servant, Moses, stood up against God and kept his anger from destroying them. 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. GNT 24 Then they rejected the pleasant land, because they did not believe God's promise. NIV 24 Then they despised the pleasant land; they did not believe his promise. GNT 25 They stayed in their tents and grumbled and would not listen to the Lord. NIV 25 They grumbled in their tents and did not obey the LORD. GNT 26 So he gave them a solemn warning that he would make them die in the desert NIV 26 So he swore to them with uplifted hand that he would make them fall in the desert, GNT 27 and scatter their descendants among the heathen, letting them die in foreign countries. NIV 27 make their descendants fall among the nations and scatter them throughout the lands. GNT 28 Then at Peor, God's people joined in the worship of Baal and ate sacrifices offered to dead gods. NIV 28 They yoked themselves to the Baal of Peor and ate sacrifices offered to lifeless gods; GNT 29 They stirred up the Lord's anger by their actions, and a terrible disease broke out among them. NIV 29 they provoked the LORD to anger by their wicked deeds, and a plague broke out among them. GNT 30 But Phinehas stood up and punished the guilty, and the plague was stopped. NIV 30 But Phinehas stood up and intervened, and the plague was checked. GNT 31 This has been remembered in his favor ever since and will be for all time to come. NIV 31 This was credited to him as righteousness for endless generations to come. GNT 32 At the springs of Meribah the people made the Lord angry, and Moses was in trouble on their account. NIV 32 By the waters of Meribah they angered the LORD, and trouble came to Moses because of them; GNT 33 They made him so bitter that he spoke without stopping to think. NIV 33 for they rebelled against the Spirit of God, and rash words came from Moses' lips. GNT 34 They did not kill the heathen, as the Lord had commanded them to do, NIV 34 They did not destroy the peoples as the LORD had commanded them, GNT 35 but they intermarried with them and adopted their pagan ways. NIV 35 but they mingled with the nations and adopted their customs. GNT 36 God's people worshiped idols, and this caused their destruction. NIV 36 They worshiped their idols, which became a snare to them. GNT 37 They offered their own sons and daughters as sacrifices to the idols of Canaan. NIV 37 They sacrificed their sons and their daughters to demons. GNT 38 They killed those innocent children, and the land was defiled by those murders. 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. GNT 39 They made themselves impure by their actions and were unfaithful to God. NIV 39 They defiled themselves by what they did; by their deeds they prostituted themselves. GNT 40 So the Lord was angry with his people; he was disgusted with them. NIV 40 Therefore the LORD was angry with his people and abhorred his inheritance. GNT 41 He abandoned them to the power of the heathen, and their enemies ruled over them. NIV 41 He handed them over to the nations, and their foes ruled over them. GNT 42 They were oppressed by their enemies and were in complete subjection to them. NIV 42 Their enemies oppressed them and subjected them to their power. GNT 43 Many times the Lord rescued his people, but they chose to rebel against him and sank deeper into sin. NIV 43 Many times he delivered them, but they were bent on rebellion and they wasted away in their sin. GNT 44 Yet the Lord heard them when they cried out, and he took notice of their distress. NIV 44 But he took note of their distress when he heard their cry; GNT 45 For their sake he remembered his covenant, and because of his great love he relented. NIV 45 for their sake he remembered his covenant and out of his great love he relented. GNT 46 He made all their oppressors feel sorry for them. NIV 46 He caused them to be pitied by all who held them captive. GNT 47 Save us, O Lord our God, and bring us back from among the nations, so that we may be thankful and praise your holy name. 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. GNT 48 Praise the Lord, the God of Israel; praise him now and forever! Let everyone 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.