Open to me the gates of the Temple; I will go in and give thanks to the Lord!
This is the gate of the Lord; only the righteous can come in.
I praise you, Lord, because you heard me, because you have given me victory.
The stone which the builders rejected as worthless 1 turned out to be the most important of all.
References for Psalms 118:22
118.22 Lk 20.17; Ac 4.11; 1 P 2.7.+O+N118.22, 23 Mt 21.42; Mk 12.10, 11.
This was done by the Lord; what a wonderful sight it is!
This is the day of the Lord's victory; let us be happy, let us celebrate!
Save us, Lord, save us! 2 Give us success, O Lord!
References for Psalms 118:25
118.25 Mt 21.9; Mk 11.9; Jn 12.13.
May God bless the one who comes in the name of the Lord! 3 From the Temple of the Lord we bless you.
References for Psalms 118:26
118.26 Mt 21.9; 23.39; Mk 11.9; Lk 13.35; 19.38; Jn 12.13.
The Lord is God; he has been good to us. With branches in your hands, start the festival and march around the altar.
You are my God, and I give you thanks; I will proclaim your greatness.
Give thanks to the Lord, because he is good, and his love is eternal.