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Psalm 23 :: New American Standard Bible 2020 (NASB20)

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The LORD, the Psalmist’s Shepherd.

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A Psalm of David.

The LORD is my shepherd,

I will not be in need.

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He lets me lie down in green pastures;

He leads me beside [fn]quiet waters.

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He restores my soul;

He guides me in the [fn]paths of righteousness

For the sake of His name.

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Even though I walk through the [fn]valley of the shadow of death,

I fear no [fn]evil, for You are with me;

Your rod and Your staff, they comfort me.

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You prepare a table before me in the presence of my enemies;

You [fn]have anointed my head with oil;

My cup overflows.

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[fn]Certainly goodness and [fn]faithfulness will follow me all the days of my life,

And my dwelling will be in the house of the LORD [fn]forever.

NASB20 Footnotes
Lit waters of rest
Lit tracks
Or valley of deep darkness
Or harm
Or anoint
Or Only
Or mercy
Lit for length of days

New American Standard Bible 2020
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