The Lord Extolled for His Goodness.
A Psalm of Praise, of David.
1 I will aextol You, bmy God, O King,
And I will cbless Your name forever and ever.
And I will apraise Your name forever and ever.
3 aGreat is the Lord, and highly to be praised,
And His bgreatness is unsearchable.
4 One ageneration shall praise Your works to another,
And shall declare Your mighty acts.
5 On the aglorious 1splendor of Your majesty
And bon Your wonderful works, I will meditate.
6 Men shall speak of the 1power of Your aawesome acts,
And I will btell of Your greatness.
7 They shall 1eagerly utter the memory of Your aabundant goodness
And will bshout joyfully of Your righteousness.
8 The Lord is agracious and merciful;
Slow to anger and great in lovingkindness.
9 The Lord is agood to all,
And His bmercies are over all His works.
10 aAll Your works shall give thanks to You, O Lord,
And Your bgodly ones shall bless You.
11 They shall speak of the aglory of Your kingdom
And talk of Your power;
12 To amake known to the sons of men 1Your mighty acts
And the bglory of the majesty of 1Your kingdom.
13 Your kingdom is 1an aeverlasting kingdom,
And Your dominion endures throughout all generations.
14 The Lord asustains all who fall
And braises up all who are bowed down.
15 The eyes of all 1look to You,
And You agive them their food in due time.
16 You aopen Your hand
And satisfy the desire of every living thing.
17 The Lord is arighteous in all His ways
And kind in all His deeds.
18 The Lord is anear to all who call upon Him,
To all who call upon Him bin truth.
19 He will afulfill the desire of those who fear Him;
He will also bhear their cry and will save them.
20 The Lord akeeps all who love Him,
But all the bwicked He will destroy.
21 My amouth will speak the praise of the Lord,
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