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 129 New King James Version (NKJV) “Song of Victory over Zion‚Äôs Enemies”ūüēä

Psalm 129¬†New King James Version (NKJV)ūüēä Song of Victory over Zion‚Äôs Enemiesūüēä A Song of Ascents. 129:1 ‚ÄúMany a time they have afflicted me from¬†my youth,‚ÄĚ Let Israel now say‚ÄĒ 2¬†‚ÄúMany 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.‚ÄĚ 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‚Äôs Enemies”ūüēä

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

Psalm 137¬†English Standard Version (ESV)ūüēä How Shall We Sing the¬†Lord‘s Song?ūüēä 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, ¬†¬†¬†¬†‚ÄúSing us one of the songs of Zion!‚ÄĚ 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?”ūüēä

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

Psalm 98¬†English Standard Version (ESV)ūüēä Make a Joyful Noise to the¬†Lordūüēä A Psalm.ūüēä 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 Lordūüēä

Psalm 69 Contemporary English Version (CEV) God Can Be Trustedūüēä

Psalm 69¬†Contemporary English Version (CEV)ūüēä (By David for the music leader. To the tune ‚ÄúLilies.‚ÄĚ) God Can Be Trustedūüēä 69:1¬†Save me, God! ¬†¬†¬†¬†I am about to drown. 2¬†I am sinking deep in the mud, ¬†¬†¬†¬†and my feet are slipping. ¬†¬†¬†¬†I am about to be swept under ¬†¬†¬†¬†by a mighty flood. 3¬†I am worn out from crying, ¬†¬†¬†¬†and my throat is dry. ¬†¬†¬†¬†I have waited for you ¬†¬†¬†¬†till my eyes are blurred. 4¬†There are more people ¬†¬†¬†¬†who hate me for no reason ¬†¬†¬†¬†than there are hairs ¬†¬†¬†¬†on my head. Many terrible enemies ¬†¬†¬†¬†want to destroy me, God. ¬†¬†¬†¬†Am I supposed to give back ¬†¬†¬†¬†something I didn‚Äôt steal? … Continue reading Psalm 69 Contemporary English Version (CEV) God Can Be Trustedūüēä

Psalm 67 Good News Translation (GNT) A Song of Thanksgiving

Psalm 67¬†Good News Translation (GNT) A Song of Thanksgiving 67:1¬†God, be merciful to us and bless us; ¬†¬†¬†¬†look on us with kindness, 2¬†so that the whole world may know your will; ¬†¬†¬†¬†so that all nations may know your salvation. 3¬†May the peoples praise you, O God; ¬†¬†¬†¬†may all the peoples praise you! 4¬†May the nations be glad and sing for joy, ¬†¬†¬†¬†because you judge the peoples with justice ¬†¬†¬†¬†and guide every nation on earth. 5¬†May the peoples praise you, O God; ¬†¬†¬†¬†may all the peoples praise you! 6¬†The land has produced its harvest; ¬†¬†¬†¬†God, our God, has blessed us. 7¬†God has blessed us; ¬†¬†¬†¬†may all people … Continue reading Psalm 67 Good News Translation (GNT) A Song of Thanksgiving