Bible: Psalm 111

Psalm 111 1 

111:1 Praise the Lord!

I will give thanks to the Lord with my whole heart,

in the assembly of the godly and the congregation.

111:2 The Lord’s deeds are great,

eagerly awaited 2  by all who desire them.

111:3 His work is majestic and glorious, 3 

and his faithfulness endures 4  forever.

111:4 He does 5  amazing things that will be remembered; 6 

the Lord is merciful and compassionate.

111:5 He gives 7  food to his faithful followers; 8 

he always remembers his covenant. 9 

111:6 He announced that he would do mighty deeds for his people,

giving them a land that belonged to other nations. 10 

111:7 His acts are characterized by 11  faithfulness and justice;

all his precepts are reliable. 12 

111:8 They are forever firm,

and should be faithfully and properly carried out. 13 

111:9 He delivered his people; 14 

he ordained that his covenant be observed forever. 15 

His name is holy and awesome.

111:10 To obey the Lord is the fundamental principle for wise living; 16 

all who carry out his precepts acquire good moral insight. 17 

He will receive praise forever. 18 

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