1 Praise the LORD.aGive thanks to the LORD, for he is good; his love endures forever.
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2 Who can proclaim the mighty acts of the LORDor fully declare his praise?
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3 Blessed are those who act justly, who always do what is right.
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4 Remember me, LORD, when you show favor to your people, come to my aid when you save them,
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5 that I may enjoy the prosperity of your chosen ones, that I may share in the joy of your nation and join your inheritance in giving praise.
6 We have sinned, even as our ancestors did; we have done wrong and acted wickedly.
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7 When our ancestors were in Egypt, they gave no thought to your miracles; they did not remember your many kindnesses, and they rebelled by the sea, the Red Sea.b
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    • š 106:7 - Or "the Sea of Reeds" ; also in verses 9 and 22
      8 Yet he saved them for his name’s sake, to make his mighty power known.
      9 He rebuked the Red Sea, and it dried up; he led them through the depths as through a desert.
      10 He saved them from the hand of the foe; from the hand of the enemy he redeemed them.
      11 The waters covered their adversaries; not one of them survived.
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      12 Then they believed his promises and sang his praise.
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      13 But they soon forgot what he had done and did not wait for his plan to unfold.
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      14 In the desert they gave in to their craving; in the wilderness they put God to the test.
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      15 So he gave them what they asked for, but sent a wasting disease among them.
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      16 In the camp they grew envious of Moses and of Aaron, who was consecrated to the LORD.
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      17 The earth opened up and swallowed Dathan; it buried the company of Abiram.
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      18 Fire blazed among their followers; a flame consumed the wicked.
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      19 At Horeb they made a calf and worshiped an idol cast from metal.
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      20 They exchanged their glorious God for an image of a bull, which eats grass.
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      21 They forgot the God who saved them, who had done great things in Egypt,
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      22 miracles in the land of Ham and awesome deeds by the Red Sea.
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      23 So he said he would destroy them— had not Moses, his chosen one, stood in the breach before him to keep his wrath from destroying them.
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