Psalm 104:19-30 NIV

19 The moon marks off the seasons,1 and the sun2 knows when to go down.

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20 You bring darkness,3 it becomes night,4 and all the beasts of the forest5 prowl.

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21 The lions roar for their prey6 and seek their food from God.7

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22 The sun rises, and they steal away; they return and lie down in their dens.8

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23 Then man goes out to his work,9 to his labor until evening.10

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24 How many are your works,11 O LORD! In wisdom you made12 them all; the earth is full of your creatures.13

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25 There is the sea,14 vast and spacious, teeming with creatures beyond number-- living things both large and small.15

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26 There the ships16 go to and fro, and the leviathan,17 which you formed to frolic18 there.19

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27 These all look to you to give them their food20 at the proper time.

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28 When you give it to them, they gather it up; when you open your hand, they are satisfied21 with good things.

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29 When you hide your face,22 they are terrified; when you take away their breath, they die and return to the dust.23

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30 When you send your Spirit,24 they are created, and you renew the face of the earth.

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