1 Rejoice in God, all ye inhabitants of the
2 Sing forth the glory of his Name: make his
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
7 He ruleth the world with his power: his eyes
behold the nations: the rebellious shall not exalt
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
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.