Justified Through Faith! Romans 4:13-25  English Standard Version (ESV)🕊

Romans 4:13-25 English Standard Version (ESV)🕊 Justified Through Faith!🕊 The Promise Realized Through Faith🕊 13 For the promise to Abraham and his offspring that he would be heir of the world did not come through the law but through the righteousness of faith. 14 For if it is the adherents of the law who are to be the heirs, faith is null and the promise is void. 15 For the law brings wrath, but where there is no law there is no transgression. 16 That is why it depends on faith, in order that the promise may rest on grace and be guaranteed to all his offspring—not only to the adherent of the law but also to the one who … Continue reading Justified Through Faith! Romans 4:13-25  English Standard Version (ESV)🕊

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 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 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 126 New King James Version (NKJV) “A Joyful Return to Zion”🕊

Psalm 126 New King James Version (NKJV)🕊 A Joyful Return to Zion🕊 A Song of Ascents. 126 When the Lord brought back the captivity of Zion, We were like those who dream. 2 Then our mouth was filled with laughter, And our tongue with singing. Then they said among the nations, “The Lord has done great things for them.” 3 The Lord has done great things for us, And we are glad. 4 Bring back our captivity, O Lord, As the streams in the South. 5 Those who sow in tears Shall reap in joy. 6 He who continually goes forth weeping, Bearing seed for sowing, Shall doubtless come again with rejoicing, Bringing his sheaves with him.🕊     Continue reading Psalm 126 New King James Version (NKJV) “A Joyful Return to Zion”🕊

Psalm 102 Contemporary English Version (CEV) “A Prayer in Time of Trouble”🕊

Psalm 102 Contemporary English Version (CEV)🕊 (A prayer for someone who hurts and needs to ask the Lord for help.) A Prayer in Time of Trouble🕊 102:1 I pray to you, Lord!     Please listen. 2     Don’t hide from me     in my time of trouble. Pay attention to my prayer     and quickly give an answer. 3 My days disappear like smoke,     and my bones are burning     as though in a furnace. 4 I am wasting away like grass,     and my appetite is gone. 5 My groaning never stops,     and my bones can be seen     through my skin. 6 I am like a lonely owl     in the desert 7     or a restless sparrow     alone on a roof. 8 My … Continue reading Psalm 102 Contemporary English Version (CEV) “A Prayer in Time of Trouble”🕊

Psalm 82 Christian Standard Bible (CSB) “A Plea for Righteous Judgment”🕊

Psalm 82 Christian Standard Bible (CSB)🕊 “A Plea for Righteous Judgment”🕊 A psalm of Asaph. 1 God stands in the divine assembly; he pronounces judgment among the gods: 2 “How long will you judge unjustly and show partiality to the wicked?Selah 3 Provide justice for the needy and the fatherless; uphold the rights of the oppressed and the destitute. 4 Rescue the poor and needy; save them from the power of the wicked.” 5 They do not know or understand; they wander in darkness. All the foundations of the earth are shaken. 6 I said, “You are gods; you are all sons of the Most High. 7 However, you will die like humans and … Continue reading Psalm 82 Christian Standard Bible (CSB) “A Plea for Righteous Judgment”🕊

Psalm 98 English Standard Version (ESV) Make a Joyful Noise to the Lord🕊

Psalm 98 English Standard Version (ESV)🕊 Make a Joyful Noise to the Lord🕊 A Psalm.🕊 98:1 Oh sing to the Lord a new song,     for he has done marvelous things! His right hand and his holy arm     have worked salvation for him. 2 The Lord has made known his salvation;     he has revealed his righteousness in the sight of the nations. 3 He has remembered his steadfast love and faithfulness     to the house of Israel. All the ends of the earth have seen     the salvation of our God. 4 Make a joyful noise to the Lord, all the earth;     break forth into joyous song and sing praises! 5 Sing praises to the Lord with the lyre,     with the lyre and the sound of melody! 6 With trumpets and the sound of the … Continue reading Psalm 98 English Standard Version (ESV) Make a Joyful Noise to the Lord🕊

Psalm 7 New King James Version (NKJV)🕊

Psalm 7 New King James Version (NKJV)🕊 https://youtu.be/P3QF0Eiu2wY Psalm 7 New King James Version (NKJV)🕊 Prayer and Praise for Deliverance from Enemies🕊 A Meditation of David, which he sang to the Lord concerning the words of Cush, a Benjamite. 7:1 O Lord my God, in You I put my trust;Save me from all those who persecute me;And deliver me,2 Lest they tear me like a lion,Rending me in pieces, while there is none to deliver. 3 O Lord my God, if I have done this:If there is iniquity in my hands,4 If I have repaid evil to him who was at peace with me,Or have plundered … Continue reading Psalm 7 New King James Version (NKJV)🕊