1 I will praise the Lord with my whole heart: I

will speak of all thy marvelous works.

2 I will be glad, and rejoice in thee: I will sing

praise to thy Name, O most High.

3 For that mine enemies are turned back: they

shall fall and perish at thy presence.

4 For thou hast maintained my right and my

cause: thou art set in the throne, and judgest right.

5 Thou hast rebuked the heathen: thou hast

destroyed the wicked: thou hast put out their name

forever and ever.

6 O enemy, destructions are come to a perpetual

end, and thou hast destroyed the cities: their memorial

is perished with them.

7 But the Lord shall sit forever: he hath prepared

his throne for judgment.

8 For he shall judge the world in righteousness,

and shall judge the people with equity.

9 The Lord also will be a refuge for the poor, a

refuge in due time, even in affliction.

10 And they that know thy Name, will trust in thee:

for thou, Lord, hast not failed them that seek thee.

11 Sing praises to the Lord, which dwelleth in

Zion: show the people his works.

12 For when he maketh inquisition for blood, he

remembereth it, and forgetteth not the complaint of

the poor.

13 Have mercy upon me, O Lord: consider my

trouble which I suffer of them that hate me, thou

that liftest me up from the gates of death,

14 That I may show all thy praises within the gates of

the daughter of Zion, and rejoice in thy salvation.

15 The heathen are sunken down in the pit that they

made: in the net that they hid, is their foot taken.

16 The Lord is known by executing judgment:

the wicked is snared in the work of his own hands,

Higgaion. Selah.

17 The wicked shall turn into hell, and all nations

that forget God.

18 For the poor shall not be always forgotten: the

hope of the afflicted shall not perish forever.

19 Up Lord: let not man prevail: let the heathen

be judged in thy sight.

20 Put them in fear, O Lord, that the

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