Psalm 145:1-7 CSB

Praising God's Greatness

A Davidic hymn.

1 Ia exalt You, my Godb the King, and praise Your name forever and ever.

References for Psalms 145:1

    • a 145:1 - The lines of this poem form an acrostic.
    • b 145:1 - Ps 30:1; 118:28; Isa 25:1
      2 I will praise You every day; I will honor Your name forever and ever.c

      References for Psalms 145:2

        • c 145:2 - Ps 63:4; 96:2; 100:4
          3 Yahweh is great and is highly praised;d His greatness is unsearchable.e

          References for Psalms 145:3

            • d 145:3 - Ps 48:1; 96:4; 1 Ch 16:25
            • e 145:3 - Jb 5:9; 9:10; Isa 40:28
              4 One generation will declare Your works to the next and will proclaim Your mighty acts.
              5 If will speak of Your glorious splendorg andh Your wonderful works.

              References for Psalms 145:5

                • f 145:5 - LXX, Syr read They
                • g 145:5 - Ps 96:6; 104:1; 1 Ch 16:27; Jb 37:22
                • h 145:5 - LXX, Syr read and they will tell of
                  6 They will proclaim the power of Your awe-inspiring works, and I will declare Your greatness.i j

                  References for Psalms 145:6

                    • i 145:6 - Alt Hb tradition, Jer read great deeds
                    • j 145:6 - Ps 106:2; Dt 10:21; 1 Ch 17:19-21
                      7 They will give a testimony of Your great goodness and will joyfully sing of Your righteousness.