Psalm 125 Christian Standard Bible (CSB) “Israel‚Äôs Stability”ūüēä

Psalm 125¬†Christian Standard Bible (CSB)ūüēä Israel‚Äôs Stabilityūüēä A song of ascents.ūüēä 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.ūüēä Continue reading Psalm 125 Christian Standard Bible (CSB) “Israel‚Äôs Stability”ūüēä

Psalm 114 Contemporary English Version (CEV) “The Lord Works Wonders”ūüēä

  Psalm 114¬†Contemporary English Version (CEV)ūüēä The¬†Lord Works Wondersūüēä 114¬†God brought his people out of Egypt, ¬†¬†¬†¬†that land ¬†¬†¬†¬†with a strange language. 2¬†He made Judah his holy place ¬†¬†¬†¬†and ruled over Israel. 3¬†When the sea looked at God, ¬†¬†¬†¬†it ran away, ¬†¬†¬†¬†and the Jordan River ¬†¬†¬†¬†flowed upstream. 4¬†The mountains and the hills ¬†¬†¬†¬†skipped around like goats. 5¬†Ask the sea why it ran away ¬†¬†¬†¬†or ask the Jordan ¬†¬†¬†¬†why it flowed upstream. 6¬†Ask the mountains and the hills ¬†¬†¬†¬†why they skipped like goats! 7¬†Earth, you will tremble, ¬†¬†¬†¬†when the Lord God of Jacob ¬†¬†¬†¬†comes near, 8¬†because he turns solid rock into flowing streams ¬†¬†¬†¬†and pools of water.ūüēä … Continue reading Psalm 114 Contemporary English Version (CEV) “The Lord Works Wonders”ūüēä

Psalm 65 Contemporary English Version (CEV)

Psalm 65¬†Contemporary English Version (CEV) Psalm 65¬†Contemporary English Version (CEV) (A psalm by David and a song for the music leader.) God Answers PrayerūüĆĻ 65:1¬†Our God, you deserve¬†praise ¬† ¬† ¬†in Zion, ¬†¬†¬†¬†where we keep ¬†¬†¬†¬†our promises to you. 2¬†Everyone will come to you ¬†¬†¬†¬†because you answer prayer. 3¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†Our terrible sins get us down, ¬†¬†¬†¬†but you forgive us. 4¬†You bless your chosen ones, ¬†¬†¬†¬†and you invite them ¬†¬†¬†¬†to live near you ¬†¬†¬†¬†in your temple. We will enjoy your house, ¬†¬†¬†¬†the sacred temple. 5¬†Our God, you save us, and your fearsome deeds ¬†¬†¬†¬†answer our prayers for justice! You give hope to people everywhere on earth, ¬†¬†¬†¬†even those … Continue reading Psalm 65 Contemporary English Version (CEV)