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Psalm 53

The Work of the Spirit

Psalm 53 [For the choirmaster In sickness Poem Of David] The fool has said in his heart, ‘There is no God!’ They are corrupt, vile and unjust, not one of them does right. God looks down from heaven at the ...

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Psalm 52

Psalm 52 For the choirmaster Poem Of David When Doeg the Edomite went and warned Saul, ‘David has gone to Abimelech’s house’] Why take pride in being wicked, you champion in villainy, all day longplotting crime? Your tongue is razor-sharp, ...

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Psalm 51

Catechism Of The Catholic Church - I believe in God

Psalm 51 [For the choirmaster Of David When the prophet Nathan had come to him because he had gone to Bathsheba] Have mercy on me, O God, in your faithful love, in your great tenderness wipe away my offences; wash ...

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Psalm 50

  PSALM 50 [Psalm Of Asaph] The God of gods, Yahweh, is speaking, from east to west he summons the earth. From Zion, perfection of beauty, he shines forth; he is coming, our God, and will not be silent. Devouring ...

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Psalm 49

  PSALM 49     [For the choirmaster Of the sons of Korah Psalm] Hear this, all nations, listen, all who dwell on earth, people high and low, rich and poor alike! My lips have wisdom to utter, my heart ...

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Psalm 48

  PSALM 48   [Song Psalm Of the sons of Korah] Great is Yahweh and most worthy of praise in the city of our God, the holy mountain, towering in beauty, the joy of the whole world: Mount Zion in ...

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Psalm 47

  PSALM 47   [For the choirmaster Of the sons of Korah Psalm] Clap your hands, all peoples, acclaim God with shouts of joy. For Yahweh, the Most High, is glorious, the great king over all the earth. He brings ...

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Psalm 46

  PSALM 46 [For the choirmaster Of the sons of Korah For oboe Song] God is both refuge and strength for us, a help always ready in trouble; so we shall not be afraid though the earth be in turmoil, ...

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Psalm 45

  PSALM 45   [For the choirmaster Tune: ‘Lilies . . .’ Of the sons of Korah Poem Love song] My heart is stirred by a noble theme, I address my poem to the king, my tongue the pen of ...

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Psalm 44

  PSALM 44   [For the choirmaster Of the sons of Korah Poem] God, we have heard for ourselves, our ancestors have told us, of the deeds you did in their days, in days of old, by your hand. To ...

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