The Bible


Bee m'arrane jeh myghin as briwnys: hoods, O Hiarn, goym arrane.

My song shall be of mercy and judgement: unto thee, O Lord, will I sing.


O lhig da tushtey y ve aym: ayns y raad dy chraueeaght.

O let me have understanding: in the way of godliness.


Tra nee oo my niartaghey: nee'm gimmeeaght ayns my hie lesh cree ynrick.

When wilt thou come unto me: I will walk in my house with a perfect heart.


Cha goym drogh chooish erbee ayns laue: ta dwoaie aym er ny peccaghyn dy neu-firrinys: cha jean veg nyn lheid lhiantyn hym.

I will take no wicked thing in hand; I hate the sins of unfaithfulness: there shall no such cleave unto me.


Bee cree camlaagagh er n'eiyrt ass m'enish: cha bee ainjys aym rish drogh phersoon.

A froward heart shall depart from me: I will not know a wicked person.


Quoi-erbee ta cooyl-chassid e naboo: eshyn nee'm y stroie.

Whoso privily slandereth his neighbour: him will I destroy.


Quoi-erbee myrgeddin t'echey shilley mooaralagh as cree ard: cha surr-ym eh.

Whoso hath also a proud look and high stomach: I will not suffer him.


Ta my hooillyn jeeaghyn orroosyn ta ynrick 'sy cheer: dy vod ad cummal mârym.

Mine eyes look upon such as are faithful in the land: that they may dwell with me.


Quoi-erbee ta leeideil bea chrauee: eshyn vees my harvaant.

Whoso leadeth a godly life: he shall be my servant.


Cha jean persoon erbee molteyragh cummal ayns my hie: cha surr-ym breagerey dy ve ayns my hilley.

There shall no deceitful person dwell in my house: he that telleth lies shall not tarry in my sight.


Stroie-ym dy leah ooilley'n vee-chrauee ta 'sy cheer: dy voddym ooilley ny drogh-yantee y astyrt ass ard-valley'n Chiarn.

I shall soon destroy all the ungodly that are in the land: that I may root out all wicked doers from the city of the Lord.