Gen 29:35

(NIV)
She conceived again, and when she gave birth to a son she said, ‘This time I will praise the  Lord.’ So she named him Judah. Then she stopped having children.

(ESV)
And she conceived again and bore a son, and said, “This time I will praise the  Lord.” Therefore she called his name Judah. Then she ceased bearing.

Gen 49:8

(NIV)
‘Judah, your brothers will praise you;
your hand will be on the neck of your enemies;
your father’s sons will bow down to you.
(ESV)
Judah, your brothers shall praise you;
your hand shall be on the neck of your enemies;
your father’s sons shall bow down before you.

Lev 5:5

(NIV)
when anyone becomes aware that they are guilty in any of these matters, they must confess in what way they have sinned.
(ESV)
when he realizes his guilt in any of these and confesses the sin he has committed,

Lev 16:21

(NIV)
He is to lay both hands on the head of the live goat and confess over it all the wickedness and rebellion of the Israelites – all their sins – and put them on the goat’s head. He shall send the goat away into the wilderness in the care of someone appointed for the task.
(ESV)
And Aaron shall lay both his hands on the head of the live goat, and confess over it all the iniquities of the people of Israel, and all their transgressions, all their sins. And he shall put them on the head of the goat and send it away into the wilderness by the hand of a man who is in readiness.

Lev 26:40

(NIV)
‘“But if they will confess their sins and the sins of their ancestors – their unfaithfulness and their hostility towards me,
(ESV)
“But if they confess their iniquity and the iniquity of their fathers in their treachery that they committed against me, and also in walking contrary to me,

Num 5:7

(NIV)
and must confess the sin they have committed. They must make full restitution for the wrong they have done, add a fifth of the value to it and give it all to the person they have wronged.
(ESV)
he shall confess his sin that he has committed. And he shall make full restitution for his wrong, adding a fifth to it and giving it to him to whom he did the wrong.

2Sam 22:50

(NIV)
Therefore I will praise you,  Lord, among the nations;
I will sing the praises of your name.
(ESV)
For this I will praise you, O  Lord, among the nations,
and sing praises to your name.

1Kgs 8:33

(NIV)
‘When your people Israel have been defeated by an enemy because they have sinned against you, and when they turn back to you and give praise to your name, praying and making supplication to you in this temple,
(ESV)
“When your people Israel are defeated before the enemy because they have sinned against you, and if they turn again to you and acknowledge your name and pray and plead with you in this house,

1Kgs 8:35

(NIV)
‘When the heavens are shut up and there is no rain because your people have sinned against you, and when they pray towards this place and give praise to your name and turn from their sin because you have afflicted them,
(ESV)
“When heaven is shut up and there is no rain because they have sinned against you, if they pray toward this place and acknowledge your name and turn from their sin, when you afflict them,

1Chr 16:4

(NIV)
He appointed some of the Levites to minister before the ark of the  Lord, to extol, thank, and praise the  Lord, the God of Israel:
(ESV)
Then he appointed some of the Levites as ministers before the ark of the  Lord, to invoke, to thank, and to praise the  Lord, the God of Israel.

1Chr 16:7

(NIV)
That day David first appointed Asaph and his associates to give praise to the  Lord in this manner:

(ESV)
Then on that day David first appointed that thanksgiving be sung to the  Lord by Asaph and his brothers.

1Chr 16:8

(NIV)
Give praise to the  Lord, proclaim his name;
make known among the nations what he has done.
(ESV)
Oh give thanks to the  Lord; call upon his name;
make known his deeds among the peoples!

1Chr 16:34

(NIV)
Give thanks to the  Lord, for he is good;
his love endures for ever.
(ESV)
Oh give thanks to the  Lord, for he is good;
for his steadfast love endures forever!

1Chr 16:35

(NIV)
Cry out, ‘Save us, God our Saviour;
gather us and deliver us from the nations,
that we may give thanks to your holy name,
and glory in your praise.’
(ESV)
Say also:

Save us, O God of our salvation,
and gather and deliver us from among the nations,
that we may give thanks to your holy name
and glory in your praise.

1Chr 16:41

(NIV)
With them were Heman and Jeduthun and the rest of those chosen and designated by name to give thanks to the  Lord, ‘for his love endures for ever.’
(ESV)
With them were Heman and Jeduthun and the rest of those chosen and expressly named to give thanks to the  Lord for his steadfast love endures forever.

1Chr 23:30

(NIV)
They were also to stand every morning to thank and praise the  Lord. They were to do the same in the evening
(ESV)
And they were to stand every morning, thanking and praising the  Lord, and likewise at evening,

1Chr 25:3

(NIV)
As for Jeduthun, from his sons:
Gedaliah, Zeri, Jeshaiah, Shimei, Hashabiah and Mattithiah, six in all, under the supervision of their father Jeduthun, who prophesied, using the harp in thanking and praising the  Lord.
(ESV)
Of Jeduthun, the sons of Jeduthun: Gedaliah, Zeri, Jeshaiah, Shimei, Hashabiah, and Mattithiah, six, under the direction of their father Jeduthun, who prophesied with the lyre in thanksgiving and praise to the  Lord.

1Chr 29:13

(NIV)
Now, our God, we give you thanks,
and praise your glorious name.
(ESV)
And now we thank you, our God, and praise your glorious name.

2Chr 5:13

(NIV)
The trumpeters and musicians joined in unison to give praise and thanks to the  Lord. Accompanied by trumpets, cymbals and other instruments, the singers raised their voices in praise to the  Lord and sang:

‘He is good;
his love endures for ever.’

Then the temple of the  Lord was filled with the cloud,
(ESV)
and it was the duty of the trumpeters and singers to make themselves heard in unison in praise and thanksgiving to the  Lord), and when the song was raised, with trumpets and cymbals and other musical instruments, in praise to the  Lord,

For he is good,
for his steadfast love endures forever,”

the house, the house of the  Lord, was filled with a cloud,

2Chr 6:24

(NIV)
‘When your people Israel have been defeated by an enemy because they have sinned against you and when they turn back and give praise to your name, praying and making supplication before you in this temple,
(ESV)
If your people Israel are defeated before the enemy because they have sinned against you, and they turn again and acknowledge your name and pray and plead with you in this house,

2Chr 6:26

(NIV)
‘When the heavens are shut up and there is no rain because your people have sinned against you, and when they pray towards this place and give praise to your name and turn from their sin because you have afflicted them,
(ESV)
“When heaven is shut up and there is no rain because they have sinned against you, if they pray toward this place and acknowledge your name and turn from their sin, when you afflict them,

2Chr 7:3

(NIV)
When all the Israelites saw the fire coming down and the glory of the  Lord above the temple, they knelt on the pavement with their faces to the ground, and they worshipped and gave thanks to the  Lord, saying,

‘He is good;
his love endures for ever.’
(ESV)
When all the people of Israel saw the fire come down and the glory of the  Lord on the temple, they bowed down with their faces to the ground on the pavement and worshiped and gave thanks to the  Lord, saying, “For he is good, for his steadfast love endures forever.”

2Chr 7:6

(NIV)
The priests took up their positions, as did the Levites with the  Lord’s musical instruments, which King David had made for praising the  Lord and which were used when he gave thanks, saying, ‘His love endures for ever.’ Opposite the Levites, the priests blew their trumpets, and all the Israelites were standing.
(ESV)
The priests stood at their posts; the Levites also, with the instruments for music to the  Lord that King David had made for giving thanks to the  Lordfor his steadfast love endures forever—whenever David offered praises by their ministry; opposite them the priests sounded trumpets, and all Israel stood.

2Chr 20:21

(NIV)
After consulting the people, Jehoshaphat appointed men to sing to the  Lord and to praise him for the splendour of his holiness as they went out at the head of the army, saying:

‘Give thanks to the  Lord,
for his love endures for ever.’
(ESV)
And when he had taken counsel with the people, he appointed those who were to sing to the  Lord and praise him in holy attire, as they went before the army, and say,

“Give thanks to the  Lord,
for his steadfast love endures forever.”

2Chr 30:22

(NIV)
Hezekiah spoke encouragingly to all the Levites, who showed good understanding of the service of the  Lord. For the seven days they ate their assigned portion and offered fellowship offerings and praised the  Lord, the God of their ancestors.

(ESV)
And Hezekiah spoke encouragingly to all the Levites who showed good skill in the service of the  Lord. So they ate the food of the festival for seven days, sacrificing peace offerings and giving thanks to the  Lord, the God of their fathers.

2Chr 31:2

(NIV)
Hezekiah assigned the priests and Levites to divisions – each of them according to their duties as priests or Levites – to offer burnt offerings and fellowship offerings, to minister, to give thanks and to sing praises at the gates of the  Lord’s dwelling.
(ESV)
And Hezekiah appointed the divisions of the priests and of the Levites, division by division, each according to his service, the priests and the Levites, for burnt offerings and peace offerings, to minister in the gates of the camp of the  Lord and to give thanks and praise.

Ezra 3:11

(NIV)
With praise and thanksgiving they sang to the  Lord:

‘He is good;
his love towards Israel endures for ever.’
And all the people gave a great shout of praise to the  Lord, because the foundation of the house of the  Lord was laid.
(ESV)
And they sang responsively, praising and giving thanks to the  Lord,

For he is good,
for his steadfast love endures forever toward Israel.”

And all the people shouted with a great shout when they praised the  Lord, because the foundation of the house of the  Lord was laid.

Ezra 10:1

(NIV)
While Ezra was praying and confessing, weeping and throwing himself down before the house of God, a large crowd of Israelites – men, women and children – gathered round him. They too wept bitterly.
(ESV)
While Ezra prayed and made confession, weeping and casting himself down before the house of God, a very great assembly of men, women, and children, gathered to him out of Israel, for the people wept bitterly.

Neh 1:6

(NIV)
let your ear be attentive and your eyes open to hear the prayer your servant is praying before you day and night for your servants, the people of Israel. I confess the sins we Israelites, including myself and my father’s family, have committed against you.
(ESV)
let your ear be attentive and your eyes open, to hear the prayer of your servant that I now pray before you day and night for the people of Israel your servants confessing the sins of the people of Israel, which we have sinned against you. Even I and my father’s house have sinned.

Neh 9:2

(NIV)
Those of Israelite descent had separated themselves from all foreigners. They stood in their places and confessed their sins and the sins of their ancestors.
(ESV)
And the Israelites separated themselves from all foreigners and stood and confessed their sins and the iniquities of their fathers.

Neh 9:3

(NIV)
They stood where they were and read from the Book of the Law of the  Lord their God for a quarter of the day, and spent another quarter in confession and in worshipping the  Lord their God.
(ESV)
And they stood up in their place and read from the Book of the Law of the  Lord their God for a quarter of the day; for another quarter of it they made confession and worshiped the  Lord their God.

Neh 11:17

(NIV)
Mattaniah son of Mika, the son of Zabdi, the son of Asaph, the director who led in thanksgiving and prayer; Bakbukiah, second among his associates; and Abda son of Shammua, the son of Galal, the son of Jeduthun.
(ESV)
and Mattaniah the son of Mica, son of Zabdi, son of Asaph, who was the leader of the praise, who gave thanks, and Bakbukiah, the second among his brothers; and Abda the son of Shammua, son of Galal, son of Jeduthun.

Neh 12:24

(NIV)
And the leaders of the Levites were Hashabiah, Sherebiah, Jeshua son of Kadmiel, and their associates, who stood opposite them to give praise and thanksgiving, one section responding to the other, as prescribed by David the man of God.

(ESV)
And the chiefs of the Levites: Hashabiah, Sherebiah, and Jeshua the son of Kadmiel, with their brothers who stood opposite them, to praise and to give thanks, according to the commandment of David the man of God, watch by watch.

Neh 12:46

(NIV)
For long ago, in the days of David and Asaph, there had been directors for the musicians and for the songs of praise and thanksgiving to God.
(ESV)
For long ago in the days of David and Asaph there were directors of the singers, and there were songs of praise and thanksgiving to God.

Job 40:14

(NIV)
Then I myself will admit to you
that your own right hand can save you.
(ESV)
Then will I also acknowledge to you
that your own right hand can save you.

Ps 6:5

(NIV)
Among the dead no one proclaims your name.
Who praises you from his grave?
(ESV)
For in death there is no remembrance of you;
in Sheol who will give you praise?

Ps 7:17

(NIV)
I will give thanks to the  Lord because of his righteousness;
I will sing the praises of the name of the  Lord Most High.
(ESV)
I will give to the  Lord the thanks due to his righteousness,
and I will sing praise to the name of the  Lord, the Most High.

(NIV)

For the director of music. To the tune of ‘The Death of the Son’. A psalm of David.

(ESV)

To the choirmaster: according to Muth-labben. A Psalm of David.

Ps 9:1

(NIV)
I will give thanks to you,  Lord, with all my heart;
I will tell of all your wonderful deeds.
(ESV)
I will give thanks to the  Lord with my whole heart;
I will recount all of your wonderful deeds.

Ps 18:49

(NIV)
Therefore I will praise you,  Lord, among the nations;
I will sing the praises of your name.
(ESV)
For this I will praise you, O  Lord, among the nations,
and sing to your name.

Ps 28:7

(NIV)
The  Lord is my strength and my shield;
my heart trusts in him, and he helps me.
My heart leaps for joy,
and with my song I praise him.
(ESV)
The  Lord is my strength and my shield;
in him my heart trusts, and I am helped;
my heart exults,
and with my song I give thanks to him.

Ps 30:4

(NIV)
Sing the praises of the  Lord, you his faithful people;
praise his holy name.
(ESV)
Sing praises to the  Lord, O you his saints,
and give thanks to his holy name.

Ps 30:9

(NIV)
‘What is gained if I am silenced,
if I go down to the pit?
Will the dust praise you?
Will it proclaim your faithfulness?
(ESV)
“What profit is there in my death
if I go down to the pit?
Will the dust praise you?
Will it tell of your faithfulness?

Ps 30:12

(NIV)
that my heart may sing your praises and not be silent.
 Lord my God, I will praise you for ever.
(ESV)
that my glory may sing your praise and not be silent.
O  Lord my God, I will give thanks to you forever!

Ps 32:5

(NIV)
Then I acknowledged my sin to you
and did not cover up my iniquity.
I said, ‘I will confess
my transgressions to the  Lord.’
And you forgave
the guilt of my sin.
(ESV)
I acknowledged my sin to you,
and I did not cover my iniquity;
I said, “I will confess my transgressions to the  Lord,”
and you forgave the iniquity of my sin.  Selah

Ps 33:2

(NIV)
Praise the  Lord with the harp;
make music to him on the ten-stringed lyre.
(ESV)
Give thanks to the  Lord with the lyre;
make melody to him with the harp of ten strings!

Ps 35:18

(NIV)
I will give you thanks in the great assembly;
among the throngs I will praise you.
(ESV)
I will thank you in the great congregation;
in the mighty throng I will praise you.

Ps 42:5

(NIV)
Why, my soul, are you downcast?
Why so disturbed within me?
Put your hope in God,
for I will yet praise him,
my Saviour and my God.
(ESV)
Why are you cast down, O my soul,
and why are you in turmoil within me?
Hope in God; for I shall again praise him,
my salvation

Ps 42:11

(NIV)
Why, my soul, are you downcast?
Why so disturbed within me?
Put your hope in God,
for I will yet praise him,
my Saviour and my God.
(ESV)
Why are you cast down, O my soul,
and why are you in turmoil within me?
Hope in God; for I shall again praise him,
my salvation and my God.

Ps 43:4

(NIV)
Then I will go to the altar of God,
to God, my joy and my delight.
I will praise you with the lyre,
O God, my God.
(ESV)
Then I will go to the altar of God,
to God my exceeding joy,
and I will praise you with the lyre,
O God, my God.

Ps 43:5

(NIV)
Why, my soul, are you downcast?
Why so disturbed within me?
Put your hope in God,
for I will yet praise him,
my Saviour and my God.
(ESV)
Why are you cast down, O my soul,
and why are you in turmoil within me?
Hope in God; for I shall again praise him,
my salvation and my God.

Ps 44:8

(NIV)
In God we make our boast all day long,
and we will praise your name for ever.
(ESV)
In God we have boasted continually,
and we will give thanks to your name forever.  Selah

Ps 45:17

(NIV)
I will perpetuate your memory through all generations;
therefore the nations will praise you for ever and ever.
(ESV)
I will cause your name to be remembered in all generations;
therefore nations will praise you forever and ever.

Ps 49:18

(NIV)
Though while they live they count themselves blessed –
and people praise you when you prosper –
(ESV)
For though, while he lives, he counts himself blessed
—and though you get praise when you do well for yourself—

Ps 52:9

(NIV)
For what you have done I will always praise you
in the presence of your faithful people.
And I will hope in your name,
for your name is good.
(ESV)
I will thank you forever,
because you have done it.
I will wait for your name for it is good,
in the presence of the godly.

Ps 54:6

(NIV)
I will sacrifice a freewill offering to you;
I will praise your name,  Lord, for it is good.
(ESV)
With a freewill offering I will sacrifice to you;
I will give thanks to your name, O  Lord, for it is good.

Ps 57:9

(NIV)
I will praise you, Lord, among the nations;
I will sing of you among the peoples.
(ESV)
I will give thanks to you, O Lord, among the peoples;
I will sing praises to you among the nations.

Ps 67:3

(NIV)
May the peoples praise you, God;
may all the peoples praise you.
(ESV)
Let the peoples praise you, O God;
let all the peoples praise you!

Ps 67:5

(NIV)
May the peoples praise you, God;
may all the peoples praise you.
(ESV)
Let the peoples praise you, O God;
let all the peoples praise you!

Ps 71:22

(NIV)
I will praise you with the harp
for your faithfulness, my God;
I will sing praise to you with the lyre,
Holy One of Israel.
(ESV)
I will also praise you with the harp
for your faithfulness, O my God;
I will sing praises to you with the lyre,
O Holy One of Israel.

(NIV)

For the director of music. To the tune of ‘Do Not Destroy’. A psalm of Asaph. A song.

(ESV)

To the choirmaster: according to Do Not Destroy. A Psalm of Asaph. A Song.

Ps 75:1

(NIV)
We praise you, God,
we praise you, for your Name is near;
people tell of your wonderful deeds.
(ESV)
We give thanks to you, O God;
we give thanks, for your name is near.
We recount your wondrous deeds.
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