1 Rejoice in God, all ye inhabitants of the


2 Sing forth the glory of his Name: make his

praise glorious.

3 Say unto God, How terrible art thou in thy

works! through the greatness of thy power

shall thine enemies be in subjection unto


4 All the world shall worship thee, and sing unto

thee, even sing of thy Name. Selah.

5 Come and behold the works of God: he is

terrible in his doings toward the sons of men.

6 He hath turned the sea into dry land: they

passed through the river on foot: there did we rejoice

in him.

7 He ruleth the world with his power: his eyes

behold the nations: the rebellious shall not exalt

themselves. Selah.

8 Praise our God, ye people, and make the voice

of his praise to be heard.

9 Which holdeth our souls in life, and suffereth

not our feet to slip.

10 For thou, O God, hast proved us, thou hast

tried us as silver is tried.

11 Thou hast brought us unto the snare, and laid

a strait chain upon our loins.

12 Thou hast caused men to ride over our heads:

we went into fire and into water, but thou broughtest

us out into a wealthy place.

13 I will go into thine House with burnt offerings,

and will pay thee my vows,

14 Which my lips have promised, and my mouth

hath spoken in mine affliction.

15 I will offer unto thee the burnt offerings of

fat rams with incense: I will prepare bullocks and

goats. Selah.

16 Come and hearken, all ye that fear God, and

I will tell you what he hath done to my soul.

17 I called unto him with my mouth, and he was

exalted with my tongue.

18 If I regard wickedness in mine heart, the Lord

will not hear me.

19 But God hath heard me, and considered the

voice of my prayer.

20 Praised be God, which hath not put back my

prayer, nor his mercy from me.

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