Psalm 50

  1. Psalm 50:1,2
    1 The Mighty One, God, the Lord, speaks and summons the earth from the rising of the sun to where it sets.

    2 From Zion, perfect in beauty, God shines forth.
  2. Psalm 50:3
    3 Our God comes and will not be silent; a fire devours before him, and around him a tempest rages.
  3. Psalm 50:4-6
    4 He summons the heavens above, and the earth, that he may judge his people:

    5 “Gather to me this consecrated people, who made a covenant with me by sacrifice."

    6 And the heavens proclaim his righteousness, for he is a God of justice.
  4. Psalm 50:7,8
    7 “Listen, my people, and I will speak; I will testify against you, Israel: I am God, your God.

    • 8 I bring no charges against you concerning your sacrifices or concerning your burnt offerings, which are ever before me.
  5. Psalm 50:9-11
    9 I have no need of a bull from your stall or of goats from your pens,

    10 for every animal of the forest is mine, and the cattle on a thousand hills.

    11 I know every bird in the mountains, and the insects in the fields are mine.
  6. Psalm 50:12,13
    12 If I were hungry I would not tell you, for the world is mine, and all that is in it.

    13 Do I eat the flesh of bulls or drink the blood of goats?
  7. Psalm 50:14,15
    14 “Sacrifice thank offerings to God, fulfill your vows to the Most High,

    15 and call on me in the day of trouble; I will deliver you, and you will honor me.”
  8. Psalm 50:16,17
    16 But to the wicked person, God says: “What right have you to recite my laws or take my covenant on your lips?

    17 You hate my instruction and cast my words behind you.
  9. Psalm 50:18,19
    18 When you see a thief, you join with him;    you throw in your lot with adulterers.

    19 You use your mouth for evil and harness your tongue to deceit.
  10. Psalm 50:20,21
    20 You sit and testify against your brother    and slander your own mother’s son.

    21 When you did these things and I kept silent,    you thought I was exactly like you.But I now arraign you and set my accusations before you.
  11. Psalm 50:22,23
    22 “Consider this, you who forget God, or I will tear you to pieces, with no one to rescue you:

    23 Those who sacrifice thank offerings honor me, and to the blameless I will show my salvation.”
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Psalm 50