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Psalm 147

DBY 1 Praise ye Jah! for it is good. Sing psalms of our God; for it is pleasant: praise is comely. NIV 1 Praise the LORD. How good it is to sing praises to our God, how pleasant and fitting to praise him! DBY 2 Jehovah doth build up Jerusalem: he gathereth the outcasts of Israel. NIV 2 The LORD builds up Jerusalem; he gathers the exiles of Israel. DBY 3 He healeth the broken in heart, and bindeth up their wounds. NIV 3 He heals the brokenhearted and binds up their wounds. DBY 4 He counteth the number of the stars; he giveth names to them all. NIV 4 He determines the number of the stars and calls them each by name. DBY 5 Great is our Lord, and of great power: his understanding is infinite. NIV 5 Great is our Lord and mighty in power; his understanding has no limit. DBY 6 Jehovah lifteth up the meek; he abaseth the wicked to the earth. NIV 6 The LORD sustains the humble but casts the wicked to the ground. DBY 7 Sing unto Jehovah with thanksgiving; sing psalms upon the harp unto our God: NIV 7 Sing to the LORD with thanksgiving; make music to our God on the harp. DBY 8 Who covereth the heavens with clouds, who prepareth rain for the earth, who maketh grass to grow upon the mountains; NIV 8 He covers the sky with clouds; he supplies the earth with rain and makes grass grow on the hills. DBY 9 Who giveth to the cattle their food, to the young ravens which cry. NIV 9 He provides food for the cattle and for the young ravens when they call. DBY 10 He delighteth not in the strength of the horse, he taketh not pleasure in the legs of a man; NIV 10 His pleasure is not in the strength of the horse, nor his delight in the legs of a man; DBY 11 Jehovah taketh pleasure in those that fear him, in those that hope in his loving-kindness. NIV 11 the LORD delights in those who fear him, who put their hope in his unfailing love. DBY 12 Laud Jehovah, O Jerusalem; praise thy God, O Zion. NIV 12 Extol the LORD, O Jerusalem; praise your God, O Zion, DBY 13 For he hath strengthened the bars of thy gates; he hath blessed thy children within thee; NIV 13 for he strengthens the bars of your gates and blesses your people within you. DBY 14 He maketh peace in thy borders; he satisfieth thee with the finest of the wheat. NIV 14 He grants peace to your borders and satisfies you with the finest of wheat. DBY 15 He sendeth forth his oracles to the earth: his word runneth very swiftly. NIV 15 He sends his command to the earth; his word runs swiftly. DBY 16 He giveth snow like wool, scattereth the hoar frost like ashes; NIV 16 He spreads the snow like wool and scatters the frost like ashes. DBY 17 He casteth forth his ice like morsels: who can stand before his cold? NIV 17 He hurls down his hail like pebbles. Who can withstand his icy blast? DBY 18 He sendeth his word, and melteth them; he causeth his wind to blow -- the waters flow. NIV 18 He sends his word and melts them; he stirs up his breezes, and the waters flow. DBY 19 He sheweth his word unto Jacob, his statutes and his judgments unto Israel. NIV 19 He has revealed his word to Jacob, his laws and decrees to Israel. DBY 20 He hath not dealt thus with any nation; and as for [his] judgments, they have not known them. Hallelujah! NIV 20 He has done this for no other nation; they do not know his laws. Praise the LORD.