27 These (A)all look to you,
    to (B)give them their food in due season.
28 When you give it to them, they gather it up;
    when you (C)open your hand, they are filled with good things.
29 When you (D)hide your face, they are (E)dismayed;
    when you (F)take away their breath, they die
    and (G)return to their dust.
30 When you (H)send forth your Spirit,[a] they are created,
    and you (I)renew the face of the ground.

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Footnotes

  1. Psalm 104:30 Or breath

I form light and create darkness;
    I make well-being and (A)create calamity;
    I am the Lord, who does all these things.

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17 (A)Every good gift and every perfect gift is from above, coming down from (B)the Father of lights, (C)with whom there is no variation or shadow due to change.[a]

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Footnotes

  1. James 1:17 Some manuscripts variation due to a shadow of turning

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