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Psalms 145

The Book of Psalms

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Chapter 146

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  Let the Lord be praised. Give praise to the Lord, O my soul.  

 

 


2


 

  While I have breath I will give praise to the Lord: I will make melody to my God while I have my being.  

 

 


3


 

  Put not your faith in rulers, or in the son of man, in whom there is no salvation.  

 

 


4


 

  Man's breath goes out, he is turned back again to dust; in that day all his purposes come to an end.  

 

 


5


 

  Happy is the man who has the God of Jacob for his help, whose hope is in the Lord his God:  

 

 


6


 

  Who made heaven and earth, the sea, and all things in them; who keeps faith for ever:  

 

 


7


 

  Who gives their rights to those who are crushed down; and gives food to those who are in need of it: the Lord makes the prisoners free;  

 

 


8


 

  The Lord makes open the eyes of the blind; the Lord is the lifter up of those who are bent down; the Lord is a lover of the upright;  

 

 


9


 

  The Lord takes care of those who are in a strange land; he gives help to the widow and to the child who has no father; but he sends destruction on the way of sinners.  

 

 


10


 

  The Lord will be King for ever; your God, O Zion, will be King through all generations. Praise be to the Lord.  

 

 


Psalms 147

 

 

 

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