Bible: Psalms 103
Psalm 103 1
103:1 By David.
With all that is within me, praise 2 his holy name!
103:2 Praise the
Do not forget all his kind deeds! 3
103:3 He is the one who forgives all your sins,
who heals all your diseases, 4
who crowns you with his loyal love and compassion,
103:5 who satisfies your life with good things, 7
so your youth is renewed like an eagle’s. 8
and executes justice for all the oppressed. 9
his deeds to the Israelites.
103:9 He does not always accuse,
and does not stay angry. 13
103:10 He does not deal with us as our sins deserve; 14
he does not repay us as our misdeeds deserve. 15
103:11 For as the skies are high above the earth,
so he removes the guilt of our rebellious actions 20 from us.
103:13 As a father has compassion on his children, 21
103:14 For he knows what we are made of; 23
103:15 A person’s life is like grass. 26
Like a flower in the field it flourishes,
103:16 but when the hot wind 27 blows by, it disappears,
and one can no longer even spot the place where it once grew.
103:17 But the
and is faithful to their descendants, 29
103:18 to those who keep his covenant,
who are careful to obey his commands. 30
his kingdom extends over everything. 31
103:20 Praise the
you powerful warriors who carry out his decrees
and obey his orders! 32
103:21 Praise the
you servants of his who carry out his desires! 34
103:22 Praise the
in all the regions 36 of his kingdom!