Psalm 111 ESV

Great Are the Lord's Works

1 a1Praise the LORD! I 2will give thanks to the LORD with my whole heart, in the company of 3the upright, in the congregation.

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    • ij 111:1 - This psalm is an acrostic poem, each line beginning with the successive letters of the Hebrew alphabet
      2 Great are the 4works of the LORD, 5studied by all who delight in them.

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      3 6Full of splendor and majesty is his work, and his 7righteousness endures forever.

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      4 He has 8caused his wondrous works to be remembered; the LORD is gracious and merciful.

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      5 He provides food for those who fear him; he 9remembers his covenant forever.

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      6 He has shown his people the power of his works, in giving them the inheritance of the nations.
      7 The works of his hands are faithful and just; all his precepts are 10trustworthy;

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      8 they are 11established forever and ever, to be performed with 12faithfulness and uprightness.

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      9 He sent 13redemption to his people; he has 14commanded his covenant forever. 15Holy and awesome is his name!

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      10 16The fear of the LORD is the beginning of wisdom; all those who practice it have 17a good understanding. His 18praise endures forever!

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