1 O God, praise waiteth for thee in Zion, and
unto thee shall the vow be performed.
2 Because thou hearest the prayer, unto
thee shall all flesh come.
3 Wicked deeds have prevailed against me:
but thou wilt be merciful unto our
4 Blessed is he, whom thou choosest and causest
to come to thee: he shall dwell in thy courts, and we
shall be satisfied with the pleasures of thine House,
even of thine holy Temple.
5 O God of our salvation, thou wilt answer us
with fearful signs in thy righteousness, O thou the
hope of all the ends of the earth, and of them that
are far off in the Sea.
6 He establisheth the mountains by his power:
and is girded about with strength.
7 He appeaseth the noise of the seas, and the
noise of the waves thereof, and the tumults of the
8 They also that dwell in the uttermost parts of
the earth, shall be afraid of thy signs; thou shalt make
the East and the West to rejoice.
9 Thou visitest the earth, and waterest it; thou
makest it very rich: the river of God is full of water, thou preparest
them corn; for so thou appointest it.
10 Thou waterest abundantly the furrows thereof;
thou causest the rain to descend into the valleys thereof;
thou makest it soft with showers, and blessest the
11 Thou crownest the year with thy goodness,
and thy steps drop fatness.
12 They drop upon the pastures of the wilderness:
and the hills shall be compassed with gladness.
13 The pastures are clad with sheep; the valleys
also shall be covered with corn; therefore they shout
for joy, and sing.