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Psalms 90:1
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BOOK IV

Psalms 90–106

A prayer of Moses the man of God.

Lord, you have been our dwelling place(a) throughout all generations.
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Psalms 90:2
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Before the mountains were born(b) or you brought forth the whole world, from everlasting to everlasting(c) you are God.(d)
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Psalms 90:3
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You turn people back to dust, saying, "Return to dust, you mortals."(e)
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Psalms 90:4
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A thousand years in your sight are like a day that has just gone by, or like a watch in the night.(f)
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Psalms 90:5
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Yet you sweep people away(g) in the sleep of death— they are like the new grass of the morning:
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Psalms 90:6
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In the morning it springs up new, but by evening it is dry and withered.(h)
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Psalms 90:7
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We are consumed by your anger and terrified by your indignation.
Psalms 90:8
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You have set our iniquities before you, our secret sins(i) in the light of your presence.(j)
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Psalms 90:9
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All our days pass away under your wrath; we finish our years with a moan.(k)
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Psalms 90:10
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Our days may come to seventy years,(l) or eighty,(m) if our strength endures; yet the best of them are but trouble and sorrow,(n) for they quickly pass, and we fly away.(o)
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Psalms 90:11
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If only we knew the power of your anger! Your wrath(p) is as great as the fear that is your due.(q)
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Psalms 90:12
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Teach us to number our days,(r) that we may gain a heart of wisdom.(s)
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Psalms 90:13
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Relent, Lord ! How long(t) will it be? Have compassion on your servants.(u)
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Psalms 90:14
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Satisfy(v) us in the morning with your unfailing love,(w) that we may sing for joy(x) and be glad all our days.(y)
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Psalms 90:15
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Make us glad for as many days as you have afflicted us, for as many years as we have seen trouble.
Psalms 90:16
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May your deeds be shown to your servants, your splendor to their children.(z)
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Psalms 90:17
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May the favor[a] of the Lord our God rest on us; establish the work of our hands for us— yes, establish the work of our hands.(aa)
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Psalms 91:1
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Whoever dwells in the shelter(a) of the Most High will rest in the shadow(b) of the Almighty.[a]
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Psalms 91:2
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I will say of the Lord , "He is my refuge(c) and my fortress,(d) my God, in whom I trust."
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Psalms 91:3
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Surely he will save you from the fowler's snare(e) and from the deadly pestilence.(f)
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Psalms 91:4
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He will cover you with his feathers, and under his wings you will find refuge;(g) his faithfulness will be your shield(h) and rampart.
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Psalms 91:5
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You will not fear(i) the terror of night, nor the arrow that flies by day,
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Psalms 91:6
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nor the pestilence that stalks in the darkness, nor the plague that destroys at midday.
Psalms 91:7
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A thousand may fall at your side, ten thousand at your right hand, but it will not come near you.
Psalms 91:8
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You will only observe with your eyes and see the punishment of the wicked.(j)
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Psalms 91:9
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If you say, "The Lord is my refuge," and you make the Most High your dwelling,
Psalms 91:10
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no harm(k) will overtake you, no disaster will come near your tent.
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Psalms 91:11
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For he will command his angels(l) concerning you to guard you in all your ways;(m)
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Psalms 91:12
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they will lift you up in their hands, so that you will not strike your foot against a stone.(n)
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Psalms 91:13
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You will tread on the lion and the cobra; you will trample the great lion and the serpent.(o)
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Psalms 91:14
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"Because he[b] loves me," says the Lord , "I will rescue him; I will protect him, for he acknowledges my name.
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Psalms 91:15
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He will call on me, and I will answer him; I will be with him in trouble, I will deliver him and honor him.(p)
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Psalms 91:16
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With long life(q) I will satisfy him and show him my salvation.(r)"
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