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Jehovah’s Witnesses

English

Online Bible | NEW WORLD TRANSLATION OF THE HOLY SCRIPTURES (1984 EDITION) See 2013 revision

Psalm 65:1-13

To the director. A melody of David. A song. 65  For you there is praise—silence—, O God, in Zion;+And to you the vow will be paid.+   O Hearer of prayer, even to you people of all flesh will come.+   Things of error have proved mightier than I am.+As for our transgressions, you yourself will cover them.+   Happy is the one you choose and cause to approach,+That he may reside in your courtyards.+We* will certainly be satisfied with the goodness of your house,+The holy place of your temple.+   With fear-inspiring things in righteousness you will answer us,+O God of our salvation,+The Trust of all the borders of the earth and those far away on the sea.+   He is firmly establishing the mountains with his power;+He is indeed girded with mightiness.+   He is stilling the noise of the seas,+The noise of their waves and the turmoil of the national groups.+   And the inhabitants of the uttermost parts will be afraid of your signs;+The goings forth of the morning and evening you cause to cry out joyfully.+   You have turned your attention to the earth, that you may give it abundance;+You enrich it very much.The stream from God is full of water.+You prepare their grain,+For that is the way you prepare the earth.*+ 10  There is a drenching of its furrows, a leveling off of its clods;+With copious showers you soften it; you bless its very sprouts.+ 11  You have crowned the year with* your goodness,+And your very tracks drip with fatness.+ 12  The pasture grounds of the wilderness keep dripping,+And with joyfulness the very hills gird themselves.+ 13  The pastures have become clothed with flocks,+And the low plains themselves are enveloped with grain.+They shout in triumph, yes, they sing.+

Footnotes

“We,” M; Sy, “He.”
Lit., “it,” fem., referring to the “earth.”
Lit., “of.”