Bible: Ps 145

Psalm 145 1 

145:1 A psalm of praise, by David.

I will extol you, my God, O king!

I will praise your name continually! 2 

145:2 Every day I will praise you!

I will praise your name continually! 3 

145:3 The Lord is great and certainly worthy of praise!

No one can fathom his greatness! 4 

145:4 One generation will praise your deeds to another,

and tell about your mighty acts! 5 

145:5 I will focus on your honor and majestic splendor,

and your amazing deeds! 6 

145:6 They will proclaim 7  the power of your awesome acts!

I will declare your great deeds!

145:7 They will talk about the fame of your great kindness, 8 

and sing about your justice. 9 

145:8 The Lord is merciful and compassionate;

he is patient 10  and demonstrates great loyal love. 11 

145:9 The Lord is good to all,

and has compassion on all he has made. 12 

145:10 All he has made will give thanks to the Lord.

Your loyal followers will praise you.

145:11 They will proclaim the splendor of your kingdom;

they will tell about your power,

145:12 so that mankind 13  might acknowledge your mighty acts,

and the majestic splendor of your kingdom.

145:13 Your kingdom is an eternal kingdom, 14 

and your dominion endures through all generations.

145:14 15 

The Lord supports all who fall,

and lifts up all who are bent over. 16 

145:15 Everything looks to you in anticipation, 17 

and you provide them with food on a regular basis. 18 

145:16 You open your hand,

and fill every living thing with the food they desire. 19 

145:17 The Lord is just in all his actions, 20 

and exhibits love in all he does. 21 

145:18 The Lord is near all who cry out to him,

all who cry out to him sincerely. 22 

145:19 He satisfies the desire 23  of his loyal followers; 24 

he hears their cry for help and delivers them.

145:20 The Lord protects those who love him,

but he destroys all the wicked.

145:21 My mouth will praise the Lord. 25 

Let all who live 26  praise his holy name forever!

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