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Chapter
Psalms 106

Book of Psalms - Chapter 106

Psalms 106:1

Praise ye the LORD. O give thanks unto the LORD; for [he is] good: for his mercy [endureth] for ever.

Psalms 106:2

Who can utter the mighty acts of the LORD? [who] can show forth all his praise?

Psalms 106:3

Blessed [are] they that keep judgment, [and] he that doeth righteousness at all times.

Psalms 106:4

Remember me, O LORD, with the favour [that thou bearest unto] thy people: O visit me with thy salvation;

Psalms 106:5

That I may see the good of thy chosen, that I may rejoice in the gladness of thy nation, that I may glory with thine inheritance.

Psalms 106:6

We have sinned with our fathers, we have committed iniquity, we have done wickedly.

Psalms 106:7

Our fathers understood not thy wonders in Egypt; they remembered not the multitude of thy mercies; but provoked [him] at the sea, [even] at the Red sea.

Psalms 106:8

Nevertheless he saved them for his name's sake, that he might make his mighty power to be known.

Psalms 106:9

He rebuked the Red sea also, and it was dried up: so he led them through the depths, as through the wilderness.

Psalms 106:10

And he saved them from the hand of him that hated [them], and redeemed them from the hand of the enemy.

Psalms 106:11

And the waters covered their enemies: there was not one of them left.

Psalms 106:12

Then believed they his words; they sang his praise.

Psalms 106:13

They soon forgat his works; they waited not for his counsel:

Psalms 106:14

But lusted exceedingly in the wilderness, and tempted God in the desert.

Psalms 106:15

And he gave them their request; but sent leanness into their soul.

Psalms 106:16

They envied Moses also in the camp, [and] Aaron the saint of the LORD.

Psalms 106:17

The earth opened and swallowed up Dathan, and covered the company of Abiram.

Psalms 106:18

And a fire was kindled in their company; the flame burned up the wicked.

Psalms 106:19

They made a calf in Horeb, and worshipped the molten image.

Psalms 106:20

Thus they changed their glory into the similitude of an ox that eateth grass.

Psalms 106:21

They forgat God their saviour, which had done great things in Egypt;

Psalms 106:22

Wondrous works in the land of Ham, [and] terrible things by the Red sea.

Psalms 106:23

Therefore he said that he would destroy them, had not Moses his chosen stood before him in the breach, to turn away his wrath, lest he should destroy [them].

Psalms 106:24

Yea, they despised the pleasant land, they believed not his word:

Psalms 106:25

But murmured in their tents, [and] hearkened not unto the voice of the LORD.

Psalms 106:26

Therefore he lifted up his hand against them, to overthrow them in the wilderness:

Psalms 106:27

To overthrow their seed also among the nations, and to scatter them in the lands.

Psalms 106:28

They joined themselves also unto Baalpeor, and ate the sacrifices of the dead.

Psalms 106:29

Thus they provoked [him] to anger with their inventions: and the plague brake in upon them.

Psalms 106:30

Then stood up Phinehas, and executed judgment: and [so] the plague was stayed.

Psalms 106:31

And that was counted unto him for righteousness unto all generations for evermore.

Psalms 106:32

They angered [him] also at the waters of strife, so that it went ill with Moses for their sakes:

Psalms 106:33

Because they provoked his spirit, so that he spake unadvisedly with his lips.

Psalms 106:34

They did not destroy the nations, concerning whom the LORD commanded them:

Psalms 106:35

But were mingled among the heathen, and learned their works.

Psalms 106:36

And they served their idols: which were a snare unto them.

Psalms 106:37

Yea, they sacrificed their sons and their daughters unto devils,

Psalms 106:38

And shed innocent blood, [even] the blood of their sons and of their daughters, whom they sacrificed unto the idols of Canaan: and the land was polluted with blood.

Psalms 106:39

Thus were they defiled with their own works, and went a whoring with their own inventions.

Psalms 106:40

Therefore was the wrath of the LORD kindled against his people, insomuch that he abhorred his own inheritance.

Psalms 106:41

And he gave them into the hand of the heathen; and they that hated them ruled over them.

Psalms 106:42

Their enemies also oppressed them, and they were brought into subjection under their hand.

Psalms 106:43

Many times did he deliver them; but they provoked [him] with their counsel, and were brought low for their iniquity.

Psalms 106:44

Nevertheless he regarded their affliction, when he heard their cry:

Psalms 106:45

And he remembered for them his covenant, and repented according to the multitude of his mercies.

Psalms 106:46

He made them also to be pitied of all those that carried them captives.

Psalms 106:47

Save us, O LORD our God, and gather us from among the heathen, to give thanks unto thy holy name, [and] to triumph in thy praise.

Psalms 106:48

Blessed [be] the LORD God of Israel from everlasting to everlasting: and let all the people say, Amen. Praise ye the LORD.