The LORD Praised for His Goodness.

1 Praise the LORD! I 1will give thanks to the LORD with all my heart, In the 2company of the upright and in the assembly.

References for Psalms 111:1

    • a 111:1 - Or "Hallelujah! I will"
    • b 111:1 - Heb YAH
      2 3Great are the works of the LORD; They are 4studied by all who delight in them.

      References for Psalms 111:2

        • c 111:2 - Lit "sought out"
          3 5Splendid and majestic is His work, And 6His righteousness endures forever.

          References for Psalms 111:3

            • d 111:3 - Lit "Splendor and majesty"
              4 He has made His wonders to be remembered; The LORD is 7gracious and compassionate.

              References for Psalms 111:4

                • e 111:4 - I.e. wonderful acts
                • f 111:4 - Lit "a memorial"
                  5 He has 8given food to those who fear Him; He will 9remember His covenant forever.

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                      6 He has made known to His people the power of His works, In giving them the heritage of the nations.
                      7 The works of His hands are 10truth and justice; All His precepts 11are sure.

                      References for Psalms 111:7

                        • i 111:7 - Or "faithfulness"
                        • j 111:7 - Or "trustworthy"
                          8 They are 12upheld forever and ever; They are performed in 13truth and uprightness.

                          References for Psalms 111:8

                            • k 111:8 - Or "faithfulness"
                              9 He has sent 14redemption to His people; He has ordained His covenant forever; 15Holy and awesome is His name.

                              References for Psalms 111:9

                                • l 111:9 - Lit "commanded"
                                • m 111:9 - I.e. inspiring reverence
                                  10 The 16fear of the LORD is the beginning of wisdom; A 17good understanding have all those who do His commandments; His 18praise endures forever.

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