Psalm 90:1-7 NIV

BOOK IV

Psalms 90-106

A prayer of Moses the man of God.

1 Lord, you have been our dwelling place1 throughout all generations.

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2 Before the mountains were born2 or you brought forth the earth and the world, from everlasting to everlasting3 you are God.4

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3 You turn men back to dust, saying, "Return to dust, O sons of men."5

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4 For a thousand years in your sight are like a day that has just gone by, or like a watch in the night.6

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5 You sweep men away7 in the sleep of death; they are like the new grass of the morning--

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6 though in the morning it springs up new, by evening it is dry and withered.8

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7 We are consumed by your anger and terrified by your indignation.