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Psalms 103

Psalms 103:1  
Of David. Give praise to the Lord, O my soul; let everything in me give praise to his holy name.

Psalms 103:2  
Give praise to the Lord, O my soul; let not all his blessings go from your memory.

Psalms 103:3  
He has forgiveness for all your sins; he takes away all your diseases;

Psalms 103:4  
He keeps back your life from destruction, crowning you with mercy and grace.

Psalms 103:5  
He makes your mouth full of good things, so that your strength is made new again like the eagle's.

Psalms 103:6  
The Lord gives decisions in righteousness for all who are in trouble.

Psalms 103:7  
He gave knowledge of his way to Moses, and made his acts clear to the children of Israel.

Psalms 103:8  
The Lord is kind and full of pity, not quickly made angry, but ever ready to have mercy.

Psalms 103:9  
His feeling will no longer be bitter; he will not keep his wrath for ever.

Psalms 103:10  
He has not given us the punishment for our sins, or the reward of our wrongdoing.

Psalms 103:11  
For as the heaven is high over the earth, so great is his mercy to his worshippers.

Psalms 103:12  
As far as the east is from the west, so far has he put our sins from us.

Psalms 103:13  
As a father has pity on his children, so the Lord has pity on his worshippers.

Psalms 103:14  
For he has knowledge of our feeble frame; he sees that we are only dust.

Psalms 103:15  
As for man, his days are as grass: his beautiful growth is like the flower of the field.

Psalms 103:16  
The wind goes over it and it is gone; and its place sees it no longer.

Psalms 103:17  
But the mercy of the Lord is eternal for his worshippers, and their children's children will see his righteousness;

Psalms 103:18  
If they keep his agreement, and have his laws in mind to do them.

Psalms 103:19  
The Lord has made ready his high seat in the heavens; his kingdom is ruling over all.

Psalms 103:20  
Give praise to the Lord, you his angels, who are great in strength, doing his orders, and waiting for his voice.

Psalms 103:21  
Give praise to the Lord, all you his armies; and you his servants who do his pleasure.

Psalms 103:22  
Give praise to the Lord, all his works, in all places under his rule: give praise to the Lord, O my soul.


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