Psalm 115:1-8 NIV

115:4-11pp -- Ps 135:15-20

1 Not to us, O LORD, not to us but to your name be the glory,1 because of your love and faithfulness.2

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2 Why do the nations say, "Where is their God?"3

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3 Our God is in heaven;4 he does whatever pleases him.5

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4 But their idols are silver and gold,6 made by the hands of men.7

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5 They have mouths, but cannot speak,8 eyes, but they cannot see;

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6 they have ears, but cannot hear, noses, but they cannot smell;
7 they have hands, but cannot feel, feet, but they cannot walk; nor can they utter a sound with their throats.
8 Those who make them will be like them, and so will all who trust in them.