Psalm Thirty Three

1: Rejoice in the LORD, O ye righteous: for praise is comely for the upright.

2: Praise the LORD with harp: sing unto him with the psaltery and an instrument of ten strings.

3: Sing unto him a new song; play skillfully with a loud noise.

4: For the word of the LORD is right; and all his works are done in truth.

5: He loveth righteousness and judgment: the earth is full of the goodness of the LORD.

6: By the word of the LORD were the heavens made; and all the host of them by the breath of his mouth.

7: :He gathereth the waters of the sea together as an heap: he layeth up the depth in storehouses.

8: Let all the earth fear the LORD: let all the inhabitants of the world stand in awe of him.

9: For he spake, and it was done; he commanded, and it stood fast.

10: The LORD bringeth the counsel of the heathen to nought: he maketh the devices of the people of none effect.

11: The counsel of the LORD standeth for ever, the thoughts of his heart to all generations.

12: Blessed is the nation whose God is the LORD: and the people whom he hath chosen for his own inheritance.

13: The LORD looketh from heaven; he beholdeth all the sons of men.

14: From the place of his habitation he looketh upon all the inhabitants of the earth.

15: He fashioneth their hearts alike; he considereth all their works.

16: There is no king saved by the multitude of an host: a mighty man is not delivered by much strength.

17: An horse is a vain thing for safety: neither shall he deliver any by his great strength.

18: Behold, the eye of the LORD is upon them that fear him, upon them that hope in his mercy;

19: To deliver their soul from death, and to keep them alive in famine.

20: Our soul waiteth for the LORD: he is our help and our shield.

21: For our heart shall rejoice in him, because we have trusted in his holy name.

22: Let thy mercy, O LORD, be upon us, according as we hope in thee.

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