Books in CEV:
The Old Testament
Song of Songs
Wisdom of Solomon
Letter of Jeremiah
Song of the Three Hebrews
Bel and the Dragon
Prayer of Manasseh
The New Testament
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Sing Praises to the
and the earth to start singing! Tell the mountains and every tree in the forest to join in the song! The
has rescued his people; now they will worship him.
Sing, O ye
; for the LORD hath done
: shout, ye lower parts of the earth: break forth into singing, ye mountains, O forest, and every tree therein: for the LORD hath redeemed Jacob, and glorified himself in Israel.
to send down justice like showers of rain. Prepare the earth for my saving power to sprout and produce justice that I, the
, create. The
's Mighty Power The
Drop down, ye
, from above, and let the skies pour down righteousness: let the earth open, and let them bring forth salvation, and let righteousness spring up together; I the LORD have created it.
alone is God! He created the
and made a world where people can live, instead of creating an empty desert. The
alone is God; there are no others.
For thus saith the LORD that created the
; God himself that formed the earth and made it; he hath established it, he created it not in vain, he formed it to be inhabited: I
the LORD; and
's Mercy Tell the
and the earth to celebrate and sing; command every mountain to join in the song. The
's people have suffered, but he has shown mercy and given them comfort.
; and be joyful, O earth; and break forth into singing, O mountains: for the LORD hath comforted his people, and will have mercy upon his afflicted.
I spread out the
and laid foundations for the earth. But you have forgotten me, your
and Creator. All day long you were afraid of those who were angry and hoped to abuse you. Where are they now?
And forgettest the LORD thy maker, that hath stretched forth the
, and laid the foundations of the earth; and hast feared continually every day because of the fury of the oppressor, as if he were ready to destroy? and where
the fury of the oppressor?
I have told you what to say, and I will keep you safe in the palm of my hand. I spread out the
and laid foundations for the earth. Now I say, “Jerusalem, your people are mine.”
And I have put my words in thy mouth, and I have covered thee in the shadow of mine hand, that I may plant the
, and lay the foundations of the earth, and say unto Zion, Thou
Just as the
are higher than the earth, my thoughts and my ways are higher than yours.
are higher than the earth, so are my ways higher than your ways, and my thoughts than your thoughts.
Our holy God lives forever in the highest
, and this is what he says: Though I live high above in the holy place, I am here to help those who are humble and depend only on me.
For thus saith the high and lofty One that inhabiteth eternity, whose name
Holy; I dwell in the high and holy
, with him also
of a contrite and humble spirit, to revive the spirit of the humble, and to revive the heart of the contrite ones.
, look down from your holy and glorious home in the
and see what's going on. Have you lost interest? Where is your power? Show that you care about us and have mercy!
Look down from heaven, and behold from the habitation of thy holiness and of thy glory: where
thy zeal and thy strength, the sounding of thy bowels and of thy mercies toward me? are they restrained?
apart! Come down,
; make the mountains tremble.
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Oh that thou wouldest rend the
, that thou wouldest come down, that the mountains might flow down at thy presence,
's New Creation I am creating new
and a new earth; everything of the past will be forgotten.
For, behold, I create new
and a new earth: and the former shall not be remembered, nor come into mind.
I also promise that you will always have descendants and will never be forgotten, just as the new
and the new earth that I create will last forever.
For as the new
and the new earth, which I will make, shall remain before me, saith the LORD, so shall your seed and your name remain.
to tremble with fear!
Be astonished, O ye
, at this, and be horribly afraid, be ye very desolate, saith the LORD.
You told me to say that idols did not create the
and the earth, and that you, the
, will destroy every idol.
Thus shall ye say unto them, The gods that have not made the
and the earth,
they shall perish from the earth, and from under these
With your wisdom and power you created the earth and spread out the
He hath made the earth by his power, he hath established the world by his wisdom, and hath stretched out the
by his discretion.
The waters in the
roar at your command. You make clouds appear— you send the winds from your storehouse and make lightning flash in the rain.
When he uttereth his voice,
a multitude of waters in the
, and he causeth the vapours to ascend from the ends of the earth; he maketh lightnings with rain, and bringeth forth the wind out of his treasures.
Can you measure the
? Can you explore the depths of the earth? That's how hard it would be for me to reject Israel forever, even though they have sinned. I, the
, have spoken.
Thus saith the LORD; If heaven above can be measured, and the foundations of the earth searched out beneath, I will also cast off all the seed of Israel for all that they have done, saith the LORD.
God used his wisdom and power to create the earth and spread out the
He hath made the earth by his power, he hath established the world by his wisdom, and hath stretched out the heaven by his understanding.
The waters in the
roar at his command. He makes clouds appear; he sends the wind from his storehouse and makes lightning flash in the rain.
When he uttereth
a multitude of waters in the
; and he causeth the vapours to ascend from the ends of the earth: he maketh lightnings with rain, and bringeth forth the wind out of his treasures.
when an army attacks from the north and brings destruction. Then the earth and the
and everything in them will celebrate.
Then the heaven and the earth, and all that
therein, shall sing for Babylon: for the spoilers shall come unto her from the north, saith the LORD.
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