1 Give thanks to the Lord, for he is good;
his faithful love endures forever.h
“His faithful love endures forever.”i
“His faithful love endures forever.”j
“His faithful love endures forever.”k
5 I called to the Lord in distress;l
the Lord answered me
What can a mere mortal do to me?n
therefore, I will look in triumph on those who hate me.o
8 It is better to take refuge in the Lord than to trust in humanity.p
than to trust in nobles.q
in the name of the Lord I destroyed them.r
in the name of the Lord I destroyed them.s
12 They surrounded me like bees;t
they were extinguished like a fire among thorns;
in the name of the Lord I destroyed them.u
13 TheyB pushed me hard to make me fall,
but the Lord helped me.v
he has become my salvation.w
in the tents of the righteous:
“The Lord’s right hand performs valiantly!x
The Lord’s right hand performs valiantly!”y
and proclaim what the Lord has done.z
but did not give me over to death.aa
I will enter through them
and give thanks to the Lord.ab
the righteous will enter through it.ac
because you have answered me
and have become my salvation.ad
has become the cornerstone.ae
it is wondrous in our sight.af
let’s rejoice and be glad in it.ag
Lord, please grant us success!ah
of the Lord is blessed.ai
From the house of the Lord we bless you.aj
Bind the festival sacrifice with cords
to the horns of the altar.ak
You are my God; I will exalt you.al
his faithful love endures forever.a
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