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Book of Psalms
Lord, thou hast been our dwelling place in all
90:2 Before the mountains were brought forth, or
ever thou hadst formed the earth and the world, even
from everlasting to everlasting, thou art God.
90:3 Thou turnest man to destruction; and sayest,
Return, ye children of men.
90:4 For a thousand years in thy sight are but as
yesterday when it is past, and as a watch in the
90:5 Thou carriest them away as with a flood; they
are as a sleep: in the morning they are like grass
which groweth up.
90:6 In the morning it flourisheth, and groweth up;
in the evening it is cut down, and withereth.
90:7 For we are consumed by thine anger, and by thy
wrath are we troubled.
90:8 Thou hast set our iniquities before thee, our
secret sins in the light of thy countenance.
90:9 For all our days are passed away in thy wrath:
we spend our years as a tale that is told.
90:10 The days of our years are threescore years and
ten; and if by reason of strength they be fourscore
years, yet is their strength labour and sorrow; for
it is soon cut off, and we fly away.
90:11 Who knoweth the power of thine anger? even
according to thy fear, so is thy wrath.
90:12 So teach us to number our days, that we may
apply our hearts unto wisdom.
90:13 Return, O LORD, how long? and let it repent
thee concerning thy servants.
90:14 O satisfy us early with thy mercy; that we may
rejoice and be glad all our days.
90:15 Make us glad according to the days wherein
thou hast afflicted us, and the years wherein we
have seen evil.
90:16 Let thy work appear unto thy servants, and thy
glory unto their children.
90:17 And let the beauty of the LORD our God be upon
us: and establish thou the work of our hands upon
us; yea, the work of our hands establish thou it.
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Summary of Psalm 90
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Summary of this Psalm
The just is secure under
the protection of God.
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