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Psalm 147


Psalm 147:1 Praise the Lord! For it is good to sing praises to our God; For it is pleasant and praise is becoming.
Psalm 147:2 The Lord builds up Jerusalem; He gathers the outcasts of Israel.
Psalm 147:3 He heals the brokenhearted And binds up their wounds.
Psalm 147:4 He counts the number of the stars; He gives names to all of them.
Psalm 147:5 Great is our Lord and abundant in strength; His understanding is infinite.
Psalm 147:6 The Lord supports the afflicted; He brings down the wicked to the ground.
Psalm 147:7 Sing to the Lord with thanksgiving; Sing praises to our God on the lyre,
Psalm 147:8 Who covers the heavens with clouds, Who provides rain for the earth, Who makes grass to grow on the mountains.
Psalm 147:9 He gives to the beast its food, And to the young ravens which cry.
Psalm 147:10 He does not delight in the strength of the horse; He does not take pleasure in the legs of a man.
Psalm 147:11 The Lord favors those who fear Him, Those who wait for His lovingkindness.
Psalm 147:12 Praise the Lord, O Jerusalem! Praise your God, O Zion!
Psalm 147:13 For He has strengthened the bars of your gates; He has blessed your sons within you.
Psalm 147:14 He makes peace in your borders; He satisfies you with the finest of the wheat.
Psalm 147:15 He sends forth His command to the earth; His word runs very swiftly.
Psalm 147:16 He gives snow like wool; He scatters the frost like ashes.
Psalm 147:17 He casts forth His ice as fragments; Who can stand before His cold?
Psalm 147:18 He sends forth His word and melts them; He causes His wind to blow and the waters to flow.
Psalm 147:19 He declares His words to Jacob, His statutes and His ordinances to Israel.
Psalm 147:20 He has not dealt thus with any nation; And as for His ordinances, they have not known them. Praise the Lord!



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Psalm 147:1 Praise ye the LORD: for it is good to sing praises unto our God; for it is pleasant; and praise is comely. Psalm 147:1 Praise the Lord! For it is good to sing praises to our God; For it is pleasant and praise is becoming. Psalm 147:1 αλληλουια Αγγαιου καὶ Ζαχαριου αἰνεῖτε τὸν κύριον ὅτι ἀγαθὸν ψαλμός τῷ θεῷ ἡμῶν ἡδυνθείη αἴνεσις
Psalm 147:2 The LORD doth build up Jerusalem: he gathereth together the outcasts of Israel. Psalm 147:2 The Lord builds up Jerusalem; He gathers the outcasts of Israel. Psalm 147:2 οἰκοδομῶν Ιερουσαλημ ὁ κύριος καὶ τὰς διασπορὰς τοῦ Ισραηλ ἐπισυνάξει
Psalm 147:3 He healeth the broken in heart, and bindeth up their wounds. Psalm 147:3 He heals the brokenhearted And binds up their wounds. Psalm 147:3 ὁ ἰώμενος τοὺς συντετριμμένους τὴν καρδίαν καὶ δεσμεύων τὰ συντρίμματα αὐτῶν
Psalm 147:4 He telleth the number of the stars; he calleth them all by their names. Psalm 147:4 He counts the number of the stars; He gives names to all of them. Psalm 147:4 ὁ ἀριθμῶν πλήθη ἄστρων καὶ πᾶσιν αὐτοῖς ὀνόματα καλῶν
Psalm 147:5 Great is our Lord, and of great power: his understanding is infinite. Psalm 147:5 Great is our Lord and abundant in strength; His understanding is infinite. Psalm 147:5 μέγας ὁ κύριος ἡμῶν καὶ μεγάλη ἡ ἰσχὺς αὐτοῦ καὶ τῆς συνέσεως αὐτοῦ οὐκ ἔστιν ἀριθμός
Psalm 147:6 The LORD lifteth up the meek: he casteth the wicked down to the ground. Psalm 147:6 The Lord supports the afflicted; He brings down the wicked to the ground. Psalm 147:6 ἀναλαμβάνων πραεῖς ὁ κύριος ταπεινῶν δὲ ἁμαρτωλοὺς ἕως τῆς γῆς
Psalm 147:7 Sing unto the LORD with thanksgiving; sing praise upon the harp unto our God: Psalm 147:7 Sing to the Lord with thanksgiving; Sing praises to our God on the lyre, Psalm 147:7 ἐξάρξατε τῷ κυρίῳ ἐν ἐξομολογήσει ψάλατε τῷ θεῷ ἡμῶν ἐν κιθάρᾳ
Psalm 147:8 Who covereth the heaven with clouds, who prepareth rain for the earth, who maketh grass to grow upon the mountains. Psalm 147:8 Who covers the heavens with clouds, Who provides rain for the earth, Who makes grass to grow on the mountains. Psalm 147:8 τῷ περιβάλλοντι τὸν οὐρανὸν ἐν νεφέλαις τῷ ἑτοιμάζοντι τῇ γῇ ὑετόν τῷ ἐξανατέλλοντι ἐν ὄρεσι χόρτον καὶ χλόην τῇ δουλείᾳ τῶν ἀνθρώπων
Psalm 147:9 He giveth to the beast his food, and to the young ravens which cry. Psalm 147:9 He gives to the beast its food, And to the young ravens which cry. Psalm 147:9 διδόντι τοῖς κτήνεσι τροφὴν αὐτῶν καὶ τοῖς νεοσσοῖς τῶν κοράκων τοῖς ἐπικαλουμένοις αὐτόν
Psalm 147:10 He delighteth not in the strength of the horse: he taketh not pleasure in the legs of a man. Psalm 147:10 He does not delight in the strength of the horse; He does not take pleasure in the legs of a man. Psalm 147:10 οὐκ ἐν τῇ δυναστείᾳ τοῦ ἵππου θελήσει οὐδὲ ἐν ταῖς κνήμαις τοῦ ἀνδρὸς εὐδοκεῖ
Psalm 147:11 The LORD taketh pleasure in them that fear him, in those that hope in his mercy. Psalm 147:11 The Lord favors those who fear Him, Those who wait for His lovingkindness. Psalm 147:11 εὐδοκεῖ κύριος ἐν τοῖς φοβουμένοις αὐτὸν καὶ ἐν τοῖς ἐλπίζουσιν ἐπὶ τὸ ἔλεος αὐτοῦ
Psalm 147:12 Praise the LORD, O Jerusalem; praise thy God, O Zion. Psalm 147:12 Praise the Lord, O Jerusalem! Praise your God, O Zion! Psalm 147:12 αλληλουια Αγγαιου καὶ Ζαχαριου ἐπαίνει Ιερουσαλημ τὸν κύριον αἴνει τὸν θεόν σου Σιων
Psalm 147:13 For he hath strengthened the bars of thy gates; he hath blessed thy children within thee. Psalm 147:13 For He has strengthened the bars of your gates; He has blessed your sons within you. Psalm 147:13 ὅτι ἐνίσχυσεν τοὺς μοχλοὺς τῶν πυλῶν σου εὐλόγησεν τοὺς υἱούς σου ἐν σοί
Psalm 147:14 He maketh peace in thy borders, and filleth thee with the finest of the wheat. Psalm 147:14 He makes peace in your borders; He satisfies you with the finest of the wheat. Psalm 147:14 ὁ τιθεὶς τὰ ὅριά σου εἰρήνην καὶ στέαρ πυροῦ ἐμπιπλῶν σε
Psalm 147:15 He sendeth forth his commandment upon earth: his word runneth very swiftly. Psalm 147:15 He sends forth His command to the earth; His word runs very swiftly. Psalm 147:15 ὁ ἀποστέλλων τὸ λόγιον αὐτοῦ τῇ γῇ ἕως τάχους δραμεῖται ὁ λόγος αὐτοῦ
Psalm 147:16 He giveth snow like wool: he scattereth the hoarfrost like ashes. Psalm 147:16 He gives snow like wool; He scatters the frost like ashes. Psalm 147:16 τοῦ διδόντος χιόνα ὡσεὶ ἔριον ὁμίχλην ὡσεὶ σποδὸν πάσσοντος
Psalm 147:17 He casteth forth his ice like morsels: who can stand before his cold? Psalm 147:17 He casts forth His ice as fragments; Who can stand before His cold? Psalm 147:17 βάλλοντος κρύσταλλον αὐτοῦ ὡσεὶ ψωμούς κατὰ πρόσωπον ψύχους αὐτοῦ τίς ὑποστήσεται
Psalm 147:18 He sendeth out his word, and melteth them: he causeth his wind to blow, and the waters flow. Psalm 147:18 He sends forth His word and melts them; He causes His wind to blow and the waters to flow. Psalm 147:18 ἀποστελεῖ τὸν λόγον αὐτοῦ καὶ τήξει αὐτά πνεύσει τὸ πνεῦμα αὐτοῦ καὶ ῥυήσεται ὕδατα
Psalm 147:19 He sheweth his word unto Jacob, his statutes and his judgments unto Israel. Psalm 147:19 He declares His words to Jacob, His statutes and His ordinances to Israel. Psalm 147:19 ἀπαγγέλλων τὸν λόγον αὐτοῦ τῷ Ιακωβ δικαιώματα καὶ κρίματα αὐτοῦ τῷ Ισραηλ
Psalm 147:20 He hath not dealt so with any nation: and as for his judgments, they have not known them. Praise ye the LORD. Psalm 147:20 He has not dealt thus with any nation; And as for His ordinances, they have not known them. Praise the Lord! Psalm 147:20 οὐκ ἐποίησεν οὕτως παντὶ ἔθνει καὶ τὰ κρίματα αὐτοῦ οὐκ ἐδήλωσεν αὐτοῖς

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