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Psalm 106

NCV 1 Praise the Lord! Thank the Lord because he is good. His love continues forever. NIV 1 Praise the LORD. Give thanks to the LORD, for he is good; his love endures forever. NCV 2 No one can tell all the mighty things the Lord has done; no one can speak all his praise. NIV 2 Who can proclaim the mighty acts of the LORD or fully declare his praise? NCV 3 Happy are those who do right, who do what is fair at all times. NIV 3 Blessed are they who maintain justice, who constantly do what is right. NCV 4 Lord, remember me when you are kind to your people; help 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, NCV 5 Let me see the good things you do for your chosen people. Let me be happy along with your happy nation; let me join your own people in praising 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. NCV 6 We have sinned just as our ancestors did. We have done wrong; we have done evil. NIV 6 We have sinned, even as our fathers did; we have done wrong and acted wickedly. NCV 7 Our ancestors in Egypt did not learn from your miracles. They did not remember all your kindnesses, so they turned against you 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. NCV 8 But the Lord saved them for his own sake, to show his great power. NIV 8 Yet he saved them for his name's sake, to make his mighty power known. NCV 9 He commanded the Red Sea, and it dried up. He led them through the deep sea as if it were a desert. NIV 9 He rebuked the Red Sea, and it dried up; he led them through the depths as through a desert. NCV 10 He saved them from those who hated them. He saved them from their enemies, NIV 10 He saved them from the hand of the foe; from the hand of the enemy he redeemed them. NCV 11 and the water covered their foes. Not one of them escaped. NIV 11 The waters covered their adversaries; not one of them survived. NCV 12 Then the people believed what the Lord said, and they sang praises to him. NIV 12 Then they believed his promises and sang his praise. NCV 13 But they quickly forgot what he had done; they did not wait for his advice. NIV 13 But they soon forgot what he had done and did not wait for his counsel. NCV 14 They became greedy for food in the desert, and they tested God there. NIV 14 In the desert they gave in to their craving; in the wasteland they put God to the test. NCV 15 So he gave them what they wanted, but he also sent a terrible disease among them. NIV 15 So he gave them what they asked for, but sent a wasting disease upon them. NCV 16 The people in the camp were jealous of Moses and of Aaron, the holy priest of the Lord. NIV 16 In the camp they grew envious of Moses and of Aaron, who was consecrated to the LORD. NCV 17 Then the ground opened up and swallowed Dathan and closed over Abiram's group. NIV 17 The earth opened up and swallowed Dathan; it buried the company of Abiram. NCV 18 A fire burned among their followers, and flames burned up the wicked. NIV 18 Fire blazed among their followers; a flame consumed the wicked. NCV 19 The people made a gold calf at Mount Sinai and worshiped a metal statue. NIV 19 At Horeb they made a calf and worshiped an idol cast from metal. NCV 20 They exchanged their glorious God for a statue of a bull that eats grass. NIV 20 They exchanged their Glory for an image of a bull, which eats grass. NCV 21 They forgot the God who saved them, who had done great things in Egypt, NIV 21 They forgot the God who saved them, who had done great things in Egypt, NCV 22 who had done miracles in Egyptn and amazing things by the Red Sea. NIV 22 miracles in the land of Ham and awesome deeds by the Red Sea. NCV 23 So God said he would destroy them. But Moses, his chosen one, stood before him and stopped God's 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. NCV 24 Then they refused to go into the beautiful land of Canaan; they did not believe what God promised. NIV 24 Then they despised the pleasant land; they did not believe his promise. NCV 25 They grumbled in their tents and did not obey the Lord. NIV 25 They grumbled in their tents and did not obey the LORD. NCV 26 So he swore to them that they would die in the desert. NIV 26 So he swore to them with uplifted hand that he would make them fall in the desert, NCV 27 He said their children would be killed by other nations and that they would be scattered among other countries. NIV 27 make their descendants fall among the nations and scatter them throughout the lands. NCV 28 They joined in worshiping Baal at Peor and ate meat that had been sacrificed to lifeless statues. NIV 28 They yoked themselves to the Baal of Peor and ate sacrifices offered to lifeless gods; NCV 29 They made the Lord angry by what they did, so many people became sick with a terrible disease. NIV 29 they provoked the LORD to anger by their wicked deeds, and a plague broke out among them. NCV 30 But Phinehas prayed to the Lord, and the disease stopped. NIV 30 But Phinehas stood up and intervened, and the plague was checked. NCV 31 Phinehas did what was right, and it will be remembered from now on. NIV 31 This was credited to him as righteousness for endless generations to come. NCV 32 The people also made the Lord angry at Meribah, and Moses was in trouble because of them. NIV 32 By the waters of Meribah they angered the LORD, and trouble came to Moses because of them; NCV 33 The people turned against the Spirit of God, so Moses spoke without stopping to think. NIV 33 for they rebelled against the Spirit of God, and rash words came from Moses' lips. NCV 34 The people did not destroy the other nations as the Lord had told them to do. NIV 34 They did not destroy the peoples as the LORD had commanded them, NCV 35 Instead, they mixed with the other nations and learned their customs. NIV 35 but they mingled with the nations and adopted their customs. NCV 36 They worshiped other nations' idols and were trapped by them. NIV 36 They worshiped their idols, which became a snare to them. NCV 37 They even killed their sons and daughters as sacrifices to demons. NIV 37 They sacrificed their sons and their daughters to demons. NCV 38 They killed innocent people, their own sons and daughters, as sacrifices to the idols of Canaan. So the land was made unholy by their blood. 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. NCV 39 The people became unholy by their sins; they were unfaithful to God in what they did. NIV 39 They defiled themselves by what they did; by their deeds they prostituted themselves. NCV 40 So the Lord became angry with his people and hated his own children. NIV 40 Therefore the LORD was angry with his people and abhorred his inheritance. NCV 41 He handed them over to other nations and let their enemies rule over them. NIV 41 He handed them over to the nations, and their foes ruled over them. NCV 42 Their enemies were cruel to them and kept them under their power. NIV 42 Their enemies oppressed them and subjected them to their power. NCV 43 The Lord saved his people many times, but they continued to turn against him. So they became even more wicked. NIV 43 Many times he delivered them, but they were bent on rebellion and they wasted away in their sin. NCV 44 But God saw their misery when he heard their cry. NIV 44 But he took note of their distress when he heard their cry; NCV 45 He remembered his agreement with them, and he felt sorry for them because of his great love. NIV 45 for their sake he remembered his covenant and out of his great love he relented. NCV 46 He caused them to be pitied by those who held them captive. NIV 46 He caused them to be pitied by all who held them captive. NCV 47 Lord our God, save us and bring us back from other nations. Then we will thank you and will gladly praise you. 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. NCV 48 Praise the Lord, the God of Israel. He always was and always will be. Let all the people say, "Amen!" NIV 48 Praise be to the LORD, the God of Israel, from everlasting to everlasting. Let all the people say, "Amen!" Praise the LORD.