1 Lord, thou hast been favorable unto thy
land: thou hast brought again the captivity of
2 Thou hast forgiven the iniquity of thy
people, and covered all their sins. Selah.
3 Thou hast withdrawn all thine anger, and
hast turned back from the fierceness of thy
4 Turn us, O God of our salvation, and release
thine anger toward us.
5 Wilt thou be angry with us forever? and wilt thou
prolong thy wrath from one generation to another?
6 Wilt thou not turn again and quicken us, that
thy people may rejoice in thee?
7 Show us thy mercy, O Lord, and grant us thy
8 I will hearken what the Lord God will say:
for he will speak peace unto his people, and to his
Saints, that they turn not again to folly.
9 Surely his salvation is near to them that fear
him, that glory may dwell in our land.
10 Mercy and truth shall meet, righteousness and
peace shall kiss one another.
11 Truth shall bud out of the earth, and righteousness
shall look down from heaven.
12 Yea, the Lord shall give good things, and our
land shall give her increase.
13 Righteousness shall go before him, and shall
set her steps in the way.