Psalms Chapter 135 Bible in Basic English

Psalms 135:1

Let the Lord be praised. O you servants of the Lord, give praise to the name of the Lord.

Psalms 135:2

You who are in the house of the Lord, and in the open spaces of the house of our God,

Psalms 135:3

Give praise to Jah, for he is good: make melody to his name, for it is pleasing.

Psalms 135:4

For the Lord has taken Jacob for himself, and Israel for his property.

Psalms 135:5

I know that the Lord is great, and that our Lord is greater than all other gods.

Psalms 135:6

The Lord has done whatever was pleasing to him, in heaven, and on the earth, in the seas and in all the deep waters.

Psalms 135:7

He makes the mists go up from the ends of the earth; he makes thunder-flames for the rain; he sends out the winds from his store-houses.

Psalms 135:8

He put to death the first-fruits of Egypt, of man and of beast.

Psalms 135:9

He sent signs and wonders among you, O Egypt, on Pharaoh, and on all his servants.

Psalms 135:10

He overcame great nations, and put strong kings to death;

Psalms 135:11

Sihon, king of the Amorites, and Og, king of Bashan, and all the kingdoms of Canaan;

Psalms 135:12

And gave their land for a heritage, even for a heritage to Israel his people.

Psalms 135:13

O Lord, your name is eternal; and the memory of you will have no end.

Psalms 135:14

For the Lord will be judge of his people's cause; his feelings will be changed to his servants.

Psalms 135:15

The images of the nations are silver and gold, the work of men's hands.

Psalms 135:16

They have mouths, but no voice, they have eyes, but they do not see;

Psalms 135:17

They have ears, but no hearing; and there is no breath in their mouths.

Psalms 135:18

Those who make them are like them; and so is everyone who puts his hope in them.

Psalms 135:19

Give praise to the Lord, O children of Israel: give praise to the Lord, O sons of Aaron:

Psalms 135:20

Give praise to the Lord, O sons of Levi: let all the worshippers of the Lord give him praise.

Psalms 135:21

Praise be to the Lord out of Zion, even to the Lord whose house is in Jerusalem, Let the Lord be praised.