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Psalm 38

Psalm 38 - New International Version (NIV)Psalm 38[a]A psalm of David. A petition. Lord, do not rebuke me in your anger or discipline me in your wrath. Your arrows have pierced me, and your hand has come down on me. Because of your wrath there is no health in my body;...

Psalm 39

Psalm 39 - New International Version (NIV)Psalm 39[a]For the director of music. For Jeduthun. A psalm of David. I said, “I will watch my ways and keep my tongue from sin; I will put a muzzle on my mouth while in the presence of the wicked.” So I remained utterly...

Luke 3

Luke 3 - New International Version (NIV)John the Baptist Prepares the Way In the fifteenth year of the reign of Tiberius Caesar—when Pontius Pilate was governor of Judea, Herod tetrarch of Galilee, his brother Philip tetrarch of Iturea and Traconitis, and Lysanias...

Luke 4

Luke 4 - New International Version (NIV)Jesus Is Tested in the Wilderness Jesus, full of the Holy Spirit, left the Jordan and was led by the Spirit into the wilderness, where for forty days he was tempted[a] by the devil. He ate nothing during those days, and at the...

Psalm 40

Psalm 40 - New International Version (NIV)Psalm 40 [a] For the director of music. Of David. A psalm. I waited patiently for the Lord; he turned to me and heard my cry. He lifted me out of the slimy pit, out of the mud and mire; he set my feet on a rock and gave me a...

Luke 5

Luke 5 - New International Version (NIV)Jesus Calls His First Disciples One day as Jesus was standing by the Lake of Gennesaret,[a] the people were crowding around him and listening to the word of God. He saw at the water’s edge two boats, left there by the fishermen,...

Psalm 41

Psalm 41 - New International Version (NIV)Psalm 41[a]For the director of music. A psalm of David. Blessed are those who have regard for the weak; the Lord delivers them in times of trouble. The Lord protects and preserves them— they are counted among the blessed in...

Luke 6

Luke 6 - New International Version (NIV)Jesus Is Lord of the Sabbath One Sabbath Jesus was going through the grainfields, and his disciples began to pick some heads of grain, rub them in their hands and eat the kernels. Some of the Pharisees asked, “Why are you doing...

Psalm 42

Psalm 42 - New International Version (NIV)BOOK IIPsalms 42–72Psalm 42[a][b]For the director of music. A maskil[c] of the Sons of Korah. As the deer pants for streams of water, so my soul pants for you, my God. My soul thirsts for God, for the living God. When can I go...

Luke 7

Luke 7 - New International Version (NIV)The Faith of the Centurion When Jesus had finished saying all this to the people who were listening, he entered Capernaum. There a centurion’s servant, whom his master valued highly, was sick and about to die. The centurion...