Parallel Bible results for Psalm 146

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Psalm 146

MSG 1 Hallelujah! O my soul, praise God! NIV 1 Praise the LORD. Praise the LORD, O my soul. MSG 2 All my life long I'll praise God, singing songs to my God as long as I live. NIV 2 I will praise the LORD all my life; I will sing praise to my God as long as I live. MSG 3 Don't put your life in the hands of experts who know nothing of life, of salvation life. NIV 3 Do not put your trust in princes, in mortal men, who cannot save. MSG 4 Mere humans don't have what it takes; when they die, their projects die with them. NIV 4 When their spirit departs, they return to the ground; on that very day their plans come to nothing. MSG 5 Instead, get help from the God of Jacob, put your hope in God and know real blessing! NIV 5 Blessed is he whose help is the God of Jacob, whose hope is in the LORD his God, MSG 6 God made sky and soil, sea and all the fish in it. He always does what he says - NIV 6 the Maker of heaven and earth, the sea, and everything in them-- the LORD, who remains faithful forever. MSG 7 he defends the wronged, he feeds the hungry. God frees prisoners - NIV 7 He upholds the cause of the oppressed and gives food to the hungry. The LORD sets prisoners free, MSG 8 he gives sight to the blind, he lifts up the fallen. NIV 8 the LORD gives sight to the blind, the LORD lifts up those who are bowed down, the LORD loves the righteous. MSG 9 protects strangers, takes the side of orphans and widows, but makes short work of the wicked. NIV 9 The LORD watches over the alien and sustains the fatherless and the widow, but he frustrates the ways of the wicked. MSG 10 God's in charge - always. Zion's God is God for good! Hallelujah! NIV 10 The LORD reigns forever, your God, O Zion, for all generations. Praise the LORD.