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The 23rd Psalm

The Lord is my Shepherd; I shall not want.
He maketh me to lie down in green pastures:
He leadeth me beside the still waters.
He restoreth my soul:
He leadeth me in the paths of righteousness for His name's sake.

Yea, though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death,
I will fear no evil: For thou art with me;
Thy rod and thy staff, they comfort me.
Thou preparest a table before me in the presence of mine enemies;
Thou annointest my head with oil; My cup runneth over.

Surely goodness and mercy shall follow me all the days of my life,
and I will dwell in the House of the Lord forever.

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I saw a couple of more modern translations on the same webpage as I found this one, but the modern translations lack the beauty of the Elizabethan one. The modern translations always sound like they are dumbing it down.

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Comments

Thank you for that

Crys--Very glad to provide a moment of senseless beauty. I love that psalm.

Chantal