Praise the Lord, you his servants;o
praise the name of the Lord.
2 Let the name of the Lord be praised,p
both now and forevermore.q
3 From the rising of the sunr to the place where it sets,
the name of the Lord is to be praised.
4 The Lord is exalteds over all the nations,
his glory above the heavens.t
5 Who is like the Lord our God,u
6 who stoops down to lookx
on the heavens and the earth?
7 He raises the poory from the dust
and lifts the needyz from the ash heap;
8 he seats thema with princes,
with the princes of his people.
9 He settles the childlessb woman in her home
as a happy mother of children.
Praise the Lord.
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