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

Psalm 149¬†English Standard Version (ESV)ūüēä Sing to the¬†Lord a New Songūüēä 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”ūüēä

Psalm 84 International Standard Version (ISV) Longing for Godūüēä

Psalm 84¬†International Standard Version (ISV)ūüēä To the Director: On the Gittith. A Psalm by the descendants of Korah. Longing for Godūüēä 84:1¬†How lovely are your dwelling places, ¬†¬†¬†¬†Lord¬†of the Heavenly Armies. 2¬†I desire and long ¬†¬†¬†¬†for the Temple courts of the¬†Lord. My heart and body sing for joy ¬†¬†¬†¬†to the living God. 3¬†Even the sparrow found a house for herself ¬†¬†¬†¬†and the swallow a nest to lay[d]¬†her young at your altar, ¬†¬†¬†¬†Lord¬†of the Heavenly Armies, ¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†my king and God. 4¬†How happy are those who live in your Temple, ¬†¬†¬†¬†for they can praise you continuously. Interlude 5¬†How happy are those whose strength is in you, ¬†¬†¬†¬†whose heart … Continue reading Psalm 84 International Standard Version (ISV) Longing for Godūüēä

Psalm 68 Good News Translation (GNT) A National Song of Triumphūüēä

Psalm 68¬†Good News Translation (GNT) A National Song of Triumphūüēä 68:1¬†God rises up and scatters his enemies. ¬†¬†¬†¬†Those who hate him run away in defeat. 2¬†As smoke is blown away, so he drives them off; ¬†¬†¬†¬†as wax melts in front of the fire, ¬†¬†¬†¬†so do the wicked perish in God’s presence. 3¬†But the righteous are glad and rejoice in his presence; ¬†¬†¬†¬†they are happy and shout for joy. 4¬†Sing to God, sing praises to his name; ¬†¬†¬†¬†prepare a way for him who rides on the clouds. ¬†¬†¬†¬†His name is the¬†Lord‚ÄĒbe glad in his presence! 5¬†God, who lives in his sacred Temple, ¬†¬†¬†¬†cares for orphans and protects … Continue reading Psalm 68 Good News Translation (GNT) A National Song of Triumphūüēä

Psalm 74 English Standard Version (ESV) “Arise, O God, Defend Your Cause”ūüēä

  Psalm 74¬†English Standard Version (ESV)ūüēä Arise, O God, Defend Your Causeūüēä A Maskil of¬†Asaph. 74:1¬†O God, why do you¬†cast us off forever? ¬†¬†¬†¬†Why does your anger¬†smoke against¬†the sheep of your pasture? 2¬†Remember your congregation, which you have¬†purchased of old, ¬†¬†¬†¬†which you have¬†redeemed to be¬†the tribe of your heritage! ¬†¬†¬†¬†Remember Mount Zion,¬†where you have dwelt. 3¬†Direct your steps to¬†the perpetual ruins; ¬†¬†¬†¬†the enemy has destroyed everything in the sanctuary! 4¬†Your foes have¬†roared in the midst of your meeting place; ¬†¬†¬†¬†they set up their¬†own signs for¬†signs. 5¬†They were like those who swing¬†axes ¬†¬†¬†¬†in a forest of trees. 6¬†And all its¬†carved wood ¬†¬†¬†¬†they broke down with hatchets and … Continue reading Psalm 74 English Standard Version (ESV) “Arise, O God, Defend Your Cause”ūüēä

Psalm 10 Good News Translation (GNT)ūüēä

Psalm 10 Good News Translation (GNT)ūüēä https://youtu.be/ihJMAgAC6h8 Psalm 10 Good News Translation (GNT)ūüēä A Prayer for Justiceūüēä 10:1 Why are you so far away, O Lord? Why do you hide yourself when we are in trouble?2 The wicked are proud and persecute the poor; catch them in the traps they have made. 3 The wicked are proud of their evil desires; the greedy curse and reject the Lord.4 The wicked do not care about the Lord; in their pride they think that God doesn’t matter. 5 The wicked succeed in everything. They cannot understand God’s judgments; they sneer at their enemies.6 They say to themselves, ‚ÄúWe … Continue reading Psalm 10 Good News Translation (GNT)ūüēä

Psalm 21 Good News Translation (GNT)ūüēä

Psalm 21 Good News Translation (GNT)ūüēä https://youtu.be/QHRqVX7lsUc Psalm 21 Good News Translation (GNT)ūüēä Praise for Victoryūüēä 21:1 The king is glad, O Lord, because you gave him strength; he rejoices because you made him victorious.2 You have given him his heart’s desire; you have answered his request. 3 You came to him with great blessings and set a crown of gold on his head.4 He asked for life, and you gave it, a long and lasting life. 5 His glory is great because of your help; you have given him fame and majesty.6 Your blessings are with him forever, and your presence fills him with joy. … Continue reading Psalm 21 Good News Translation (GNT)ūüēä