Psalm for the Week

Psalm 146
The Message

Response: Hallelujah! O my soul, praise God!
All my life long I’ll praise God,
singing songs to my God as long as I live.

Don’t put your life in the hands of experts
who know nothing of life, of salvation life.
Mere humans don’t have what it takes;
 when they die, their projects die with them.
Instead, get help from the God of Jacob,
 put your hope in God and know real blessing!

Response: Hallelujah! O my soul, praise God!
All my life long I’ll praise God,
singing songs to my God as long as I live.


God made sky and soil,
sea and all the fish in it.
He always does what he says—
he defends the wronged,
he feeds the hungry.
God frees prisoners—
he gives sight to the blind,
he lifts up the fallen.

Response: Hallelujah! O my soul, praise God!
All my life long I’ll praise God,
singing songs to my God as long as I live.


God loves good people, protects strangers,
takes the side of orphans and widows,
 but makes short work of the wicked.
God’s in charge—always.
 Zion’s God is God for good!

Response: Hallelujah! O my soul, praise God!
All my life long I’ll praise God,
singing songs to my God as long as I live.