It is good to sing praises to our God. It is good and pleasant to praise him. 2 The Lord rebuilds Jerusalem. He brings back the scattered Israelites who were taken captive. 3 He heals the brokenhearted. He bandages their wounds.
4 He counts the stars and names each one. 5 Our Lord is great and very powerful. There is no limit to what he knows. 6 The Lord defends those who are not proud. But he throws the wicked to the ground.
7 Sing praises to the Lord. Praise our God with harps. 8 He fills the sky with clouds. He sends rain to the earth. He makes grass grow on the hills. 9 He gives food to cattle and to the little birds that call.
10 He is not pleased by the strength of a horse or the power of a man. 11 The Lord is pleased with those who fear him, with those who trust his love.
12 Jerusalem, praise the Lord. Jerusalem, praise your God. 13 He makes your city gates strong. He blesses the people inside. 14 He brings peace to your country. He fills you with the finest grain.
15 He gives a command to the earth, and it quickly obeys him. 16 He spreads the snow like wool. He scatters the frost like ashes. 17 He throws down hail like rocks. No one can stand the cold he sends. 18 Then he gives a command, and it melts. He sends the breezes, and the waters flow.
19 He gave his word to Jacob. He gave his laws and demands to Israel. 20 He didn’t do this for any other nation. They don’t know his laws.
You'll get this book and many others when you join Bible Gateway Plus. Learn more
You must be logged in to view your newly purchased content. Please log in below or if you don't have an account, creating one is easy and only takes a few moments. After you log in your content will be available in your library.
Step 1 - Create an account or log in to start your free trial.
Starting your free trial of Bible Gateway Plus is easy. You’re already logged in with your Bible Gateway account. The next step is to choose a monthly or yearly subscription, and then enter your payment information. Your credit card won’t be charged until the trial period is over. You can cancel anytime during the trial period.
Click the button below to continue.
Step 1 - Create an account or log in to start your subscription.
You’ve already claimed your free trial of Bible Gateway Plus. To subscribe at our regular subscription rate, click the button below.
Upgrade, and get the most out of your new account. An integrated digital Bible study library - including complete notes from the NIV Study Bible and the NKJV MacArthur Study Bible - is just a step away! Try it free for 30 days.