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Psalm 147:1-7 NIV

1 Praise the LORD.aHow good it is to sing praises to our God, how pleasant and fitting to praise him!

References for Psalms 147:1

    • Ə 147:1 - Hebrew "Hallelu Yah" ; also in verse 20
      2 The LORD builds up Jerusalem; he gathers the exiles of Israel.

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      3 He heals the brokenhearted and binds up their wounds.

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      4 He determines the number of the stars and calls them each by name.

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      5 Great is our Lord and mighty in power; his understanding has no limit.

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      6 The LORD sustains the humble but casts the wicked to the ground.

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      7 Sing to the LORD with grateful praise; make music to our God on the harp.

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      • a 147:1 - Hebrew "Hallelu Yah" ; also in verse 20
      • b 147:20 - Masoretic Text; Dead Sea Scrolls and Septuagint "nation; / he has not made his laws known to them"