Saving Faith Romans 10:6-13 Living Bible (TLB)🕊

Romans 10:6-13 Living Bible (TLB)🕊 6 But the salvation that comes through faith says, “You don’t need to search the heavens to find Christ and bring him down to help you,” and, 7 “You don’t need to go among the dead to bring Christ back to life again.” 8 For salvation that comes from trusting Christ—which is what we preach—is already within easy reach of each of us; in fact, it is as near as our own hearts and mouths. 9 For if you tell others with your own mouth that Jesus Christ is your Lord and believe in your own heart that God has raised him from the dead, you will be … Continue reading Saving Faith Romans 10:6-13 Living Bible (TLB)🕊

Faith That Pleases God Hebrews 11:5-6 Amplified Bible (AMP)🕊

Hebrews 11:5-6 Amplified Bible (AMP)🕊 5 By faith [that pleased God] Enoch was caught up and taken to heaven so that he would not have a glimpse of death; and he was not found because God had taken him; for even before he was taken [to heaven], he received the testimony [still on record] that he had walked with God and pleased Him.  6 But without faith it is impossible to [walk with God and] please Him, for whoever comes [near] to God must [necessarily] believe that God exists and that He rewards those who [earnestly and diligently] seek Him.🕊 Continue reading Faith That Pleases God Hebrews 11:5-6 Amplified Bible (AMP)🕊

Now Faith Is… Hebrews 11:1-3 New King James Version (NKJV)🕊

Hebrews 11:1-3 New King James Version (NKJV)🕊 By Faith We Understand🕊 11 Now faith is the substance of things hoped for, the evidence of things not seen. 2 For by it the elders obtained a good testimony. 3 By faith we understand that the worlds were framed by the word of God, so that the things which are seen were not made of things which are visible.🕊   Continue reading Now Faith Is… Hebrews 11:1-3 New King James Version (NKJV)🕊

Psalm 149 English Standard Version (ESV) “Sing to the Lord a New Song”🕊

Psalm 149 English Standard Version (ESV)🕊 Sing to the Lord a New Song🕊 149:1 Praise the Lord! Sing to the Lord a new song,     his praise in the assembly of the godly! 2 Let Israel be glad in his Maker;     let the children of Zion rejoice in their King! 3 Let them praise his name with dancing,     making melody to him with tambourine and lyre! 4 For the Lord takes pleasure in his people;     he adorns the humble with salvation. 5 Let the godly exult in glory;     let them sing for joy on their beds. 6 Let the high praises of God be in their throats     and two-edged swords in their hands, 7 to execute vengeance on the nations     and punishments on the peoples, 8 to bind their kings with chains     and their … Continue reading Psalm 149 English Standard Version (ESV) “Sing to the Lord a New Song”🕊

Psalm 148 Good News Translation (GNT) “A Call for the Universe to Praise God”🕊

Psalm 148 Good News Translation (GNT)🕊 A Call for the Universe to Praise God🕊 148:1 Praise the Lord! Praise the Lord from heaven,     you that live in the heights above. 2 Praise him, all his angels,     all his heavenly armies. 3 Praise him, sun and moon;     praise him, shining stars. 4 Praise him, highest heavens,     and the waters above the sky. 5 Let them all praise the name of the Lord! He commanded, and they were created; 6     by his command they were fixed in their places forever,     and they cannot disobey. 7 Praise the Lord from the earth,     sea monsters and all ocean depths; 8 lightning and hail, snow and clouds,     strong winds that obey his command. 9 Praise him, … Continue reading Psalm 148 Good News Translation (GNT) “A Call for the Universe to Praise God”🕊

Psalm 135 Contemporary English Version (CEV)”In Praise of the Lord’s Kindness”🕊

Psalm 135 Contemporary English Version (CEV)🕊 In Praise of the Lord’s Kindness🕊 135:1 Shout praises to the Lord! You are his servants, so praise his name. 2 All who serve in the temple of the Lord our God, 3     come and shout praises. Praise the name of the Lord! He is kind and good. 4 He chose the family of Jacob and the people of Israel for his very own. 5 The Lord is much greater than any other god. 6 He does as he chooses in heaven and on earth and deep in the sea. 7 The Lord makes the clouds rise from far across the earth, and he makes lightning to go with the rain. Then from his secret place … Continue reading Psalm 135 Contemporary English Version (CEV)”In Praise of the Lord’s Kindness”🕊

Psalm 133 New King James Version (NKJV) “Blessed Unity of the People of God”🕊

Psalm 133 New King James Version (NKJV)🕊 Blessed Unity of the People of God🕊 A Song of Ascents. Of David. 133:1 Behold, how good and how pleasant it is For brethren to dwell together in unity! 2 It is like the precious oil upon the head, Running down on the beard, The beard of Aaron, Running down on the edge of his garments. 3 It is like the dew of Hermon, Descending upon the mountains of Zion; For there the Lord commanded the blessing— Life forevermore.🕊   Continue reading Psalm 133 New King James Version (NKJV) “Blessed Unity of the People of God”🕊

Psalm 127 Christian Standard Bible (CSB) “The Blessing of the Lord”🕊

Psalm 127 Christian Standard Bible (CSB)🕊 The Blessing of the Lord🕊 A song of ascents. Of Solomon. 1 Unless the Lord builds a house, its builders labor over it in vain; unless the Lord watches over a city, the watchman stays alert in vain. 2 In vain you get up early and stay up late, working hard to have enough food— yes, he gives sleep to the one he loves. 3 Sons are indeed a heritage from the Lord, offspring, a reward. 4 Like arrows in the hand of a warrior are the sons born in one’s youth. 5 Happy is the man who has filled his quiver with them. They will never be put to shame when … Continue reading Psalm 127 Christian Standard Bible (CSB) “The Blessing of the Lord”🕊

Psalm 142 English Standard Version (ESV) “You Are My Refuge”🕊

Psalm 142 English Standard Version (ESV)🕊 You Are My Refuge🕊 A Maskil of David, when he was in the cave. A Prayer. 142:1 With my voice I cry out to the Lord;     with my voice I plead for mercy to the Lord. 2 I pour out my complaint before him;     I tell my trouble before him. 3 When my spirit faints within me,     you know my way! In the path where I walk     they have hidden a trap for me. 4 Look to the right and see:     there is none who takes notice of me; no refuge remains to me;     no one cares for my soul. 5 I cry to you, O Lord;     I say, “You are my refuge,     my portion in the … Continue reading Psalm 142 English Standard Version (ESV) “You Are My Refuge”🕊

Psalm 132 Good News Translation (GNT) “In Praise of the Temple”🕊

Psalm 132 Good News Translation (GNT)🕊 In Praise of the Temple🕊 132:1 Lord, do not forget David     and all the hardships he endured. 2 Remember, Lord, what he promised,     the vow he made to you, the Mighty God of Jacob: 3 “I will not go home or go to bed; 4     I will not rest or sleep, 5     until I provide a place for the Lord,     a home for the Mighty God of Jacob.” 6 In Bethlehem we heard about the Covenant Box,     and we found it in the fields of Jearim. 7 We said, “Let us go to the Lord‘s house;     let us worship before his throne.” 8 Come to the Temple, Lord, with the Covenant Box, … Continue reading Psalm 132 Good News Translation (GNT) “In Praise of the Temple”🕊

Psalm 126 Contemporary English Version (CEV) “Celebrating the Harvest”🕊

Psalm 126 Contemporary English Version (CEV)🕊 (A song for worship.) Celebrating the Harvest🕊 126 It seemed like a dream when the Lord brought us back     to the city of Zion. 2 We celebrated with laughter     and joyful songs. In foreign nations it was said,     “The Lord has worked miracles     for his people.” 3 And so we celebrated     because the Lord had indeed     worked miracles for us. 4 Our Lord, we ask you to bless     our people again,     and let us be like streams     in the Southern Desert. 5 We cried as we went out     to plant our seeds.     Now let us celebrate     as we bring in the crops. 6 We cried on the way     to plant our seeds,     but we … Continue reading Psalm 126 Contemporary English Version (CEV) “Celebrating the Harvest”🕊

Psalm 119 New King James Version (NKJV) “Meditations on the Excellencies of the Word of God”🕊

Psalm 119 New King James Version (NKJV)🕊 Meditations on the Excellencies of the Word of God🕊 א ALEPH 119:1 Blessed are the undefiled in the way, Who walk in the law of the Lord! 2 Blessed are those who keep His testimonies, Who seek Him with the whole heart! 3 They also do no iniquity; They walk in His ways. 4 You have commanded us To keep Your precepts diligently. 5 Oh, that my ways were directed To keep Your statutes! 6 Then I would not be ashamed, When I look into all Your commandments. 7 I will praise You with uprightness of heart, When I learn Your righteous judgments. 8 I will keep Your statutes; Oh, do not forsake me utterly! … Continue reading Psalm 119 New King James Version (NKJV) “Meditations on the Excellencies of the Word of God”🕊

Psalm 125 Christian Standard Bible (CSB) “Israel’s Stability”🕊

Psalm 125 Christian Standard Bible (CSB)🕊 Israel’s Stability🕊 A song of ascents.🕊 1 Those who trust in the Lord are like Mount Zion. It cannot be shaken; it remains forever. 2 The mountains surround Jerusalem and the Lord surrounds his people, both now and forever. 3 The scepter of the wicked will not remain over the land allotted to the righteous, so that the righteous will not apply their hands to injustice. 4 Do what is good, Lord, to the good, to those whose hearts are upright. 5 But as for those who turn aside to crooked ways, the Lord will banish them with the evildoers. Peace be with Israel.🕊 Continue reading Psalm 125 Christian Standard Bible (CSB) “Israel’s Stability”🕊

Psalm 143 Good News Translation (GNT) “A Prayer for Help”🕊

Psalm 143 Good News Translation (GNT)🕊 A Prayer for Help🕊 143:1 Lord, hear my prayer! In your righteousness listen to my plea;     answer me in your faithfulness! 2 Don’t put me, your servant, on trial;     no one is innocent in your sight. 3 My enemies have hunted me down     and completely defeated me. They have put me in a dark prison,     and I am like those who died long ago. 4 So I am ready to give up;     I am in deep despair. 5 I remember the days gone by;     I think about all that you have done,     I bring to mind all your deeds. 6 I lift up my hands to … Continue reading Psalm 143 Good News Translation (GNT) “A Prayer for Help”🕊

Psalm 136 English Standard Version (ESV) “His Steadfast Love Endures Forever”🕊

Psalm 136 English Standard Version (ESV)🕊 His Steadfast Love Endures Forever🕊 136:1 Give thanks to the Lord, for he is good,     for his steadfast love endures forever. 2 Give thanks to the God of gods,     for his steadfast love endures forever. 3 Give thanks to the Lord of lords,     for his steadfast love endures forever; 4 to him who alone does great wonders,     for his steadfast love endures forever; 5 to him who by understanding made the heavens,     for his steadfast love endures forever; 6 to him who spread out the earth above the waters,     for his steadfast love endures forever; 7 to him who made the great lights,     for his steadfast love endures forever; 8 the sun to rule over the day, … Continue reading Psalm 136 English Standard Version (ESV) “His Steadfast Love Endures Forever”🕊

Psalm 129 New King James Version (NKJV) “Song of Victory over Zion’s Enemies”🕊

Psalm 129 New King James Version (NKJV)🕊 Song of Victory over Zion’s Enemies🕊 A Song of Ascents. 129:1 “Many a time they have afflicted me from my youth,” Let Israel now say— 2 “Many a time they have afflicted me from my youth; Yet they have not prevailed against me. 3 The plowers plowed on my back; They made their furrows long.” 4 The Lord is righteous; He has cut in pieces the cords of the wicked. 5 Let all those who hate Zion Be put to shame and turned back. 6 Let them be as the grass on the housetops, Which withers before it grows up, 7 With which the reaper does not fill his hand, Nor he who … Continue reading Psalm 129 New King James Version (NKJV) “Song of Victory over Zion’s Enemies”🕊

Psalm 124 Contemporary English Version (CEV) “Thanking the Lord for Victory”🕊

Psalm 124 Contemporary English Version (CEV)🕊 (A song by David for worship.) Thanking the Lord for Victory🕊 124 The Lord was on our side! Let everyone in Israel say: 2     “The Lord was on our side! Otherwise, the enemy attack 3 would have killed us all,     because it was furious. 4 We would have been swept away     in a violent flood 5     of high and roaring waves.” 6 Let’s praise the Lord! He protected us from enemies     who were like wild animals, 7     and we escaped like birds     from a hunter’s torn net. 8 The Lord made heaven and earth,     and he is the one     who sends us help.🕊 Continue reading Psalm 124 Contemporary English Version (CEV) “Thanking the Lord for Victory”🕊

Psalm 146 Christian Standard Bible (CSB) “The God of Compassion”🕊

Psalm 146 Christian Standard Bible (CSB)🕊  “The God of Compassion”🕊 1 Hallelujah! My soul, praise the Lord. 2 I will praise the Lord all my life; I will sing to my God as long as I live. 3 Do not trust in nobles, in a son of man, who cannot save. 4 When his breath leaves him, he returns to the ground; on that day his plans die. 5 Happy is the one whose help is the God of Jacob, whose hope is in the Lord his God, 6 the Maker of heaven and earth, the sea and everything in them. He remains faithful forever, 7 executing justice for the exploited and giving food to the hungry. The Lord frees prisoners. … Continue reading Psalm 146 Christian Standard Bible (CSB) “The God of Compassion”🕊

Psalm 141 Good News Translation (GNT) “An Evening Prayer”🕊

Psalm 141 Good News Translation (GNT)🕊 An Evening Prayer🕊 141 I call to you, Lord; help me now!     Listen to me when I call to you. 2 Receive my prayer as incense,     my uplifted hands as an evening sacrifice. 3 Lord, place a guard at my mouth,     a sentry at the door of my lips. 4 Keep me from wanting to do wrong     and from joining evil people in their wickedness. May I never take part in their feasts. 5 Good people may punish me and rebuke me in kindness,     but I will never accept honor from evil people,     because I am always praying against their evil deeds. 6 When their rulers are thrown … Continue reading Psalm 141 Good News Translation (GNT) “An Evening Prayer”🕊

Psalm 137 English Standard Version (ESV) “How Shall We Sing the Lord’s Song?”🕊

Psalm 137 English Standard Version (ESV)🕊 How Shall We Sing the Lord‘s Song?🕊 137 By the waters of Babylon,     there we sat down and wept,     when we remembered Zion. 2 On the willows there     we hung up our lyres. 3 For there our captors     required of us songs, and our tormentors, mirth, saying,     “Sing us one of the songs of Zion!” 4 How shall we sing the Lord‘s song     in a foreign land? 5 If I forget you, O Jerusalem,     let my right hand forget its skill! 6 Let my tongue stick to the roof of my mouth,     if I do not remember you, if I do not set Jerusalem     above my highest joy! 7 Remember, O Lord, against … Continue reading Psalm 137 English Standard Version (ESV) “How Shall We Sing the Lord’s Song?”🕊