Parallel Bible results for Psalm 135

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Psalm 135

NRS 1 Praise the Lord! Praise the name of the Lord; give praise, O servants of the Lord, NIV 1 Praise the LORD. Praise the name of the LORD; praise him, you servants of the LORD, NRS 2 you that stand in the house of the Lord, in the courts of the house of our God. NIV 2 you who minister in the house of the LORD, in the courts of the house of our God. NRS 3 Praise the Lord, for the Lord is good; sing to his name, for he is gracious. NIV 3 Praise the LORD, for the LORD is good; sing praise to his name, for that is pleasant. NRS 4 For the Lord has chosen Jacob for himself, Israel as his own possession. NIV 4 For the LORD has chosen Jacob to be his own, Israel to be his treasured possession. NRS 5 For I know that the Lord is great; our Lord is above all gods. NIV 5 I know that the LORD is great, that our Lord is greater than all gods. NRS 6 Whatever the Lord pleases he does, in heaven and on earth, in the seas and all deeps. NIV 6 The LORD does whatever pleases him, in the heavens and on the earth, in the seas and all their depths. NRS 7 He it is who makes the clouds rise at the end of the earth; he makes lightnings for the rain and brings out the wind from his storehouses. NIV 7 He makes clouds rise from the ends of the earth; he sends lightning with the rain and brings out the wind from his storehouses. NRS 8 He it was who struck down the firstborn of Egypt, both human beings and animals; NIV 8 He struck down the firstborn of Egypt, the firstborn of men and animals. NRS 9 he sent signs and wonders into your midst, O Egypt, against Pharaoh and all his servants. NIV 9 He sent his signs and wonders into your midst, O Egypt, against Pharaoh and all his servants. NRS 10 He struck down many nations and killed mighty kings— NIV 10 He struck down many nations and killed mighty kings-- NRS 11 Sihon, king of the Amorites, and Og, king of Bashan, and all the kingdoms of Canaan— NIV 11 Sihon king of the Amorites, Og king of Bashan and all the kings of Canaan-- NRS 12 and gave their land as a heritage, a heritage to his people Israel. NIV 12 and he gave their land as an inheritance, an inheritance to his people Israel. NRS 13 Your name, O Lord, endures forever, your renown, O Lord, throughout all ages. NIV 13 Your name, O LORD, endures forever, your renown, O LORD, through all generations. NRS 14 For the Lord will vindicate his people, and have compassion on his servants. NIV 14 For the LORD will vindicate his people and have compassion on his servants. NRS 15 The idols of the nations are silver and gold, the work of human hands. NIV 15 The idols of the nations are silver and gold, made by the hands of men. NRS 16 They have mouths, but they do not speak; they have eyes, but they do not see; NIV 16 They have mouths, but cannot speak, eyes, but they cannot see; NRS 17 they have ears, but they do not hear, and there is no breath in their mouths. NIV 17 they have ears, but cannot hear, nor is there breath in their mouths. NRS 18 Those who make them and all who trust them shall become like them. NIV 18 Those who make them will be like them, and so will all who trust in them. NRS 19 O house of Israel, bless the Lord! O house of Aaron, bless the Lord! NIV 19 O house of Israel, praise the LORD; O house of Aaron, praise the LORD; NRS 20 O house of Levi, bless the Lord! You that fear the Lord, bless the Lord! NIV 20 O house of Levi, praise the LORD; you who fear him, praise the LORD. NRS 21 Blessed be the Lord from Zion, he who resides in Jerusalem. Praise the Lord! NIV 21 Praise be to the LORD from Zion, to him who dwells in Jerusalem. Praise the LORD.