1 [For the choirmaster . . . Jeduthun Psalm Of David] In God alone there is rest for my soul, from him comes my safety;
3 How much longer will you set on a victim, all together, intent on murder, like a rampart already leaning over, a wall already damaged?
5 Rest in God alone, my soul! He is the source of my hope.
8 trust in him, you people, at all times. Pour out your hearts to him, God is a refuge for us.Pause
Reading 1, Numbers 12:1-13: 1 Miriam, and Aaron too, criticised Moses over the Cushite ... Responsorial Psalm, Psalms 51:3-4, 5-6, 6-7, 12-13: 3 For I am well aware of my offences, ... Gospel, Matthew 14:22-36: 22 And at once he made the disciples get into the boat and go on ... continue readingMore Daily Readings
The New Jerusalem Bible (NJB) is a Catholic translation of the Bible published in 1985. The New Jerusalem Bible (NJB) has become the most widely used Roman Catholic Bible outside of the United States. It has the imprimatur of Cardinal George Basil Hume.
Like its predecessor, the Jerusalem Bible, the New Jerusalem Bible (NJB) version is translated "directly from the Hebrew, Greek or Aramaic." The 1973 French translation, the Bible de Jerusalem, is followed only "where the text admits to more than one interpretation." Introductions and notes, with some modifications, are taken from the Bible de Jerusalem.
Source: The Very Reverend Dom (Joseph) Henry Wansbrough, OSB, MA (Oxon), STL (Fribourg), LSS (Rome), a monk of Ampleforth Abbey and a biblical scholar. He was General Editor of the New Jerusalem Bible. "New Jerusalem Bible, Regular Edition", pg. v.