Psalm 118 LEB

Praise to God for His Loyal Love

1 Give thanks to Yahweh for [he is] good, for his loyal love [is] forever.

References for Psalms 118:1

      2 Let Israel say, "His loyal love [is] forever."
      3 Let the house of Aaron say, "His loyal love [is] forever."
      4 Let [those who] fear Yahweh say, "His loyal love [is] forever."
      5 Out of [my] distress I called to Yah.a Yah answered me, [setting me] in a broad place.

      References for Psalms 118:5

        • Ͻ 118:5 - A shortened form of "Yahweh"
          6 Yahweh [is] for me; I do not fear. What can [mere] humansb do to me?

          References for Psalms 118:6

            • Ͼ 118:6 - Or "humankind"
              7 Yahweh [is] for me as my helper, and [so] I will look [in triumph] on those who hate me.
              8 [It is] better to take refuge in Yahweh than to trust in humans.c

              References for Psalms 118:8

                • Ͽ 118:8 - Or "humankind"
                  9 [It is] better to take refuge in Yahweh than to trust princes.
                  10 All nations surrounded me. In the name of Yahweh I opposed them indeed.
                  11 They surrounded me; yes, they surrounded me. In the name of Yahweh I opposed them indeed.
                  12 They surrounded me like bees; they were extinguished like a fire of thorns. In the name of Yahweh I opposed them indeed.
                  13 You pushed me hardd to [make me] fall, but Yahweh helped me.

                  References for Psalms 118:13

                    • Ѐ 118:13 - Hebrew intensive "pushing, you pushed me"
                      14 Yahe [is] my strength and [my] song,f and he has become my salvation.g

                      References for Psalms 118:14

                        • Ё 118:14 - A shortened form of "Yahweh"
                        • Ђ 118:14 - Or "[my] might"
                        • Ѓ 118:14 - Or "victory"
                          15 [The] sound of rejoicing and salvationh [is] in [the] tents of [the] righteous; the right hand of Yahweh [has] done valiantly.

                          References for Psalms 118:15

                              16 The right hand of Yahweh [has] exalted; the right hand of Yahweh [has] done valiantly.
                              17 I will not die but live, and tell of the works of Yah.i

                              References for Psalms 118:17

                                • Ѕ 118:17 - A shortened form of "Yahweh"
                                  18 Yah has disciplined me severely, but he did not consignj me to death.

                                  References for Psalms 118:18

                                      19 Open to me [the] gates of righteousness, that I may enter through them [and] give thanks to Yah.k

                                      References for Psalms 118:19

                                        • Ї 118:19 - A shortened form of "Yahweh"
                                          20 This [is] the gate of Yahweh, through [which the] righteous will enter.
                                          21 I will give thanks [to] you for you have answered me, and you have become my salvation.l

                                          References for Psalms 118:21

                                              22 [The] stone the builders rejected has become [the] chief cornerstone.
                                              23 This is from Yahweh; it is wonderful in our eyes.
                                              24 This [is] the day Yahweh has worked;m let us rejoice and be glad in him.n

                                              References for Psalms 118:24

                                                  25 O Yahweh, please save; O Yahweh, please grant success.
                                                  26 Blessed [is] he who comes in the name of Yahweh. We bless youo from the housep of Yahweh.

                                                  References for Psalms 118:26

                                                      27 Yahweh is God, and he has given us light.q Bind [the] festal sacrificer with cordss to the hornst of the altar.

                                                      References for Psalms 118:27

                                                        • Ѝ 118:27 - Or "made [his] light to shine upon [to] us"
                                                        • Ў 118:27 - Or "festal procession"
                                                        • Џ 118:27 - Or "branches"
                                                        • А 118:27 - Or "[and lead up] to the horns"
                                                          28 You [are] my God, and I will give thanks to you. [You are] my God; I will exalt you.
                                                          29 Give thanks to Yahweh for [he is] good, for his loyal love [is] forever.