Psalm 66
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Make a Joyful Shout to God, All the Earth!

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1For the director of music. A song. A psalm. Shout for joy to God, all the earth!1To the choirmaster. A Song. A Psalm. Shout for joy to God, all the earth;1For the choir director. A Song. A Psalm. Shout joyfully to God, all the earth;1To the chief Musician, A Song or Psalm. Make a joyful noise unto God, all ye lands:1For the choir director. A song. A psalm. Shout joyfully to God, all the earth!
2Sing the glory of his name; make his praise glorious.2sing the glory of his name; give to him glorious praise!2Sing the glory of His name; Make His praise glorious.2Sing forth the honour of his name: make his praise glorious.2Sing about the glory of His name; make His praise glorious.
3Say to God, "How awesome are your deeds! So great is your power that your enemies cringe before you.3Say to God, “How awesome are your deeds! So great is your power that your enemies come cringing to you.3Say to God, "How awesome are Your works! Because of the greatness of Your power Your enemies will give feigned obedience to You.3Say unto God, How terrible art thou in thy works! through the greatness of thy power shall thine enemies submit themselves unto thee.3Say to God, "How awe-inspiring are Your works! Your enemies will cringe before You because of Your great strength.
4All the earth bows down to you; they sing praise to you, they sing the praises of your name."4All the earth worships you and sings praises to you; they sing praises to your name.” Selah4"All the earth will worship You, And will sing praises to You; They will sing praises to Your name." Selah.4All the earth shall worship thee, and shall sing unto thee; they shall sing to thy name. Selah.4All the earth will worship You and sing praise to You. They will sing praise to Your name." Selah
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5Come and see what God has done, his awesome deeds for mankind!5Come and see what God has done: he is awesome in his deeds toward the children of man.5Come and see the works of God, Who is awesome in His deeds toward the sons of men.5Come and see the works of God: he is terrible in his doing toward the children of men.5Come and see the wonders of God; His acts for humanity are awe-inspiring.
6He turned the sea into dry land, they passed through the waters on foot-- come, let us rejoice in him.6He turned the sea into dry land; they passed through the river on foot. There did we rejoice in him,6He turned the sea into dry land; They passed through the river on foot; There let us rejoice in Him!6He turned the sea into dry land: they went through the flood on foot: there did we rejoice in him.6He turned the sea into dry land, and they crossed the river on foot. There we rejoiced in Him.
7He rules forever by his power, his eyes watch the nations-- let not the rebellious rise up against him.7who rules by his might forever, whose eyes keep watch on the nations— let not the rebellious exalt themselves. Selah7He rules by His might forever; His eyes keep watch on the nations; Let not the rebellious exalt themselves. Selah.7He ruleth by his power for ever; his eyes behold the nations: let not the rebellious exalt themselves. Selah.7He rules forever by His might; He keeps His eye on the nations. The rebellious should not exalt themselves. Selah
8Praise our God, all peoples, let the sound of his praise be heard;8Bless our God, O peoples; let the sound of his praise be heard,8Bless our God, O peoples, And sound His praise abroad,8O bless our God, ye people, and make the voice of his praise to be heard:8Praise our God, you peoples; let the sound of His praise be heard.
9he has preserved our lives and kept our feet from slipping.9who has kept our soul among the living and has not let our feet slip.9Who keeps us in life And does not allow our feet to slip.9Which holdeth our soul in life, and suffereth not our feet to be moved.9He keeps us alive and does not allow our feet to slip.
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10For you, God, tested us; you refined us like silver.10For you, O God, have tested us; you have tried us as silver is tried.10For You have tried us, O God; You have refined us as silver is refined.10For thou, O God, hast proved us: thou hast tried us, as silver is tried.10For You, God, tested us; You refined us as silver is refined.
11You brought us into prison and laid burdens on our backs.11You brought us into the net; you laid a crushing burden on our backs;11You brought us into the net; You laid an oppressive burden upon our loins.11Thou broughtest us into the net; thou laidst affliction upon our loins.11You lured us into a trap; You placed burdens on our backs.
12You let people ride over our heads; we went through fire and water, but you brought us to a place of abundance.12you let men ride over our heads; we went through fire and through water; yet you have brought us out to a place of abundance.12You made men ride over our heads; We went through fire and through water, Yet You brought us out into a place of abundance.12Thou hast caused men to ride over our heads; we went through fire and through water: but thou broughtest us out into a wealthy place.12You let men ride over our heads; we went through fire and water, but You brought us out to abundance.
13I will come to your temple with burnt offerings and fulfill my vows to you--13I will come into your house with burnt offerings; I will perform my vows to you,13I shall come into Your house with burnt offerings; I shall pay You my vows,13I will go into thy house with burnt offerings: I will pay thee my vows,13I will enter Your house with burnt offerings; I will pay You my vows
14vows my lips promised and my mouth spoke when I was in trouble.14that which my lips uttered and my mouth promised when I was in trouble.14Which my lips uttered And my mouth spoke when I was in distress.14Which my lips have uttered, and my mouth hath spoken, when I was in trouble.14that my lips promised and my mouth spoke during my distress.
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15I will sacrifice fat animals to you and an offering of rams; I will offer bulls and goats.15I will offer to you burnt offerings of fattened animals, with the smoke of the sacrifice of rams; I will make an offering of bulls and goats. Selah15I shall offer to You burnt offerings of fat beasts, With the smoke of rams; I shall make an offering of bulls with male goats. Selah.15I will offer unto thee burnt sacrifices of fatlings, with the incense of rams; I will offer bullocks with goats. Selah.15I will offer You fattened sheep as burnt offerings, with the fragrant smoke of rams; I will sacrifice oxen with goats. Selah
16Come and hear, all you who fear God; let me tell you what he has done for me.16Come and hear, all you who fear God, and I will tell what he has done for my soul.16Come and hear, all who fear God, And I will tell of what He has done for my soul.16Come and hear, all ye that fear God, and I will declare what he hath done for my soul.16Come and listen, all who fear God, and I will tell what He has done for me.
17I cried out to him with my mouth; his praise was on my tongue.17I cried to him with my mouth, and high praise was on my tongue.17I cried to Him with my mouth, And He was extolled with my tongue.17I cried unto him with my mouth, and he was extolled with my tongue.17I cried out to Him with my mouth, and praise was on my tongue.
18If I had cherished sin in my heart, the Lord would not have listened;18If I had cherished iniquity in my heart, the Lord would not have listened.18If I regard wickedness in my heart, The Lord will not hear;18If I regard iniquity in my heart, the Lord will not hear me:18If I had been aware of malice in my heart, the Lord would not have listened.
19but God has surely listened and has heard my prayer.19But truly God has listened; he has attended to the voice of my prayer.19But certainly God has heard; He has given heed to the voice of my prayer.19But verily God hath heard me; he hath attended to the voice of my prayer.19However, God has listened; He has paid attention to the sound of my prayer.
20Praise be to God, who has not rejected my prayer or withheld his love from me!20Blessed be God, because he has not rejected my prayer or removed his steadfast love from me!20Blessed be God, Who has not turned away my prayer Nor His lovingkindness from me.20Blessed be God, which hath not turned away my prayer, nor his mercy from me.20May God be praised! He has not turned away my prayer or turned His faithful love from me.



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