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God Restores Jerusalem
How good it is to sing to our God,
for praise is pleasant and lovely. #Ps 33:1|NoBook| 135:3
2The Lord rebuilds Jerusalem; #Ps 51:18|NoBook| 102:16
He gathers Israel’s exiled people. #Dt 30:3Ezk 39:28
3He heals the brokenhearted
and binds up their wounds. #Ps 34:18Is 61:1
4He counts the number of the stars;
He gives names to all of them. #Gn 15:5Is 40:26
5Our Lord is great, vast in power;
His understanding is infinite. # Lit understanding has no number #Ps 48:1Is 40:28
6The Lord helps the afflicted
but brings the wicked to the ground. #Ps 146:8-9
7Sing to the Lord with thanksgiving;
play the lyre to our God, #Ps 33:295:1-2
8who covers the sky with clouds,
prepares rain for the earth,
and causes grass to grow on the hills. #Jb 5:10|NoBook| 38:27Ps 104:14
9He provides the animals with their food,
and the young ravens, what they cry for. #Jb 38:41Ps 104:27-28
10He is not impressed by the strength of a horse;
He does not value the power # Lit legs of a man. #Ps 33:17
11The Lord values those who fear Him,
those who put their hope in His faithful love. #Ps 33:18|NoBook| 149:4
12Exalt the Lord, Jerusalem;
praise your God, Zion! #Ps 99:5
13For He strengthens the bars of your gates
and blesses your children within you. #Neh 7:3
14He endows your territory with prosperity; # Or peace #Is 54:13
He satisfies you with the finest wheat. #Dt 32:14Ps 81:16
15He sends His command throughout the earth;
His word runs swiftly. #Ps 104:4
16He spreads snow like wool;
He scatters frost like ashes; #Jb 37:6|NoBook| 38:29
17He throws His hailstones like crumbs.
Who can withstand His cold? #Jb 37:9-10
18He sends His word and melts them;
He unleashes His winds, # Or breath and the waters flow. #Ps 33:9|NoBook| 107:20
19He declares His word to Jacob,
His statutes and judgments to Israel. #Dt 33:2-4Mal 4:4
20He has not done this for any nation;
they do not know # DSS, LXX, Syr, Tg read He has not made known to them His judgments. #Dt 4:7

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