Psalm 103
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1[i]A Psalm[/i] of David. Bless the LORD, O my soul; And all that is within me, bless His holy name!1A Psalm of David. Bless the LORD, O my soul: and all that is within me, bless his holy name.
2Bless the LORD, O my soul, And forget not all His benefits:2Bless the LORD, O my soul, and forget not all his benefits:
3Who forgives all your iniquities, Who heals all your diseases,3Who forgiveth all thine iniquities; who healeth all thy diseases;
4Who redeems your life from destruction, Who crowns you with lovingkindness and tender mercies,4Who redeemeth thy life from destruction; who crowneth thee with lovingkindness and tender mercies;
5Who satisfies your mouth with good things, So that your youth is renewed like the eagle’s.5Who satisfieth thy mouth with good things; so that thy youth is renewed like the eagle's.
6The LORD executes righteousness And justice for all who are oppressed.6The LORD executeth righteousness and judgment for all that are oppressed.
7He made known His ways to Moses, His acts to the children of Israel.7He made known his ways unto Moses, his acts unto the children of Israel.
8The LORD is merciful and gracious, Slow to anger, and abounding in mercy.8The LORD is merciful and gracious, slow to anger, and plenteous in mercy.
9He will not always strive with us, Nor will He keep His anger forever.9He will not always chide: neither will he keep his anger for ever.
10He has not dealt with us according to our sins, Nor punished us according to our iniquities.10He hath not dealt with us after our sins; nor rewarded us according to our iniquities.
11For as the heavens are high above the earth, So great is His mercy toward those who fear Him;11For as the heaven is high above the earth, so great is his mercy toward them that fear him.
12As far as the east is from the west, So far has He removed our transgressions from us.12As far as the east is from the west, so far hath he removed our transgressions from us.
13As a father pities his children, So the LORD pities those who fear Him.13Like as a father pitieth his children, so the LORD pitieth them that fear him.
14For He knows our frame; He remembers that we are dust.14For he knoweth our frame; he remembereth that we are dust.
15As for man, his days are like grass; As a flower of the field, so he flourishes.15As for man, his days are as grass: as a flower of the field, so he flourisheth.
16For the wind passes over it, and it is gone, And its place remembers it no more.16For the wind passeth over it, and it is gone; and the place thereof shall know it no more.
17But the mercy of the LORD is from everlasting to everlasting On those who fear Him, And His righteousness to children’s children,17But the mercy of the LORD is from everlasting to everlasting upon them that fear him, and his righteousness unto children's children;
18To such as keep His covenant, And to those who remember His commandments to do them.18To such as keep his covenant, and to those that remember his commandments to do them.
19The LORD has established His throne in heaven, And His kingdom rules over all.19The LORD hath prepared his throne in the heavens; and his kingdom ruleth over all.
20Bless the LORD, you His angels, Who excel in strength, who do His word, Heeding the voice of His word.20Bless the LORD, ye his angels, that excel in strength, that do his commandments, hearkening unto the voice of his word.
21Bless the LORD, all you His hosts, You ministers of His, who do His pleasure.21Bless ye the LORD, all ye his hosts; ye ministers of his, that do his pleasure.
22Bless the LORD, all His works, In all places of His dominion. Bless the LORD, O my soul!22Bless the LORD, all his works in all places of his dominion: bless the LORD, O my soul.
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