11Givethanks to the LORD, for 2He is good ; For His lovingkindness is everlasting.
2Oh let 3Israelsay, "His lovingkindness is everlasting."
3Oh let the 4house of Aaronsay, "His lovingkindness is everlasting."
4Oh let those 5who afear the LORDsay, "His lovingkindness is everlasting."
From my 6distress I called upon bthe LORD ; cThe LORDanswered me and 7set me in a largeplace.
The LORD is 8for me; I will 9not fear ; 10What can mando to me?
The LORD is for me 11among those who help me; Therefore I will 12look with satisfaction on those who hate me.
It is 13better to takerefuge in the LORDThan to trust in man.
It is 14better to takerefuge in the LORDThan to trust in princes.
10Allnations15surrounded me; In the name of the LORD I will surely16cut them off.
They 17surrounded me, yes, they surrounded me; In the name of the LORD I will surelycut them off.
They surrounded me 18like bees ; They were extinguished as a 19fire of thorns ; In the name of the LORD I will surelycut them off.
You 20pushed me violently so that I dwas falling, But the LORD21helped me.
14e22The LORD is my strength and song, And He has become23my salvation.
The sound of 24joyfulshouting and salvation is in the tents of the righteous ; The 25righthand of the LORDdoesvaliantly.
The 26righthand of the LORD is exalted ; The righthand of the LORDdoesvaliantly.
I 27will not die, but live, And 28tell of the works of fthe LORD.
18gThe LORD has 29disciplined me severely, But He has 30not given me over to death.
1931Open to me the gates of righteousness ; I shall enter through them, I shall givethanks to hthe LORD.
20This is the gate of the LORD ; The 32righteous will enter through it.
I shall givethanks to You, for You have 33answered me, And You have 34become my salvation.
The 35stone which the buildersrejected Has become the chiefcorner stone.
23This is ithe LORD'Sdoing ; It is marvelous in our eyes.
24This is the day which the LORD has made ; Let us 36rejoice and be glad in it.
25OLORD, 37do save, we beseech You; OLORD, we beseech You, do send38prosperity !
2639Blessed is the one who comes in the name of the LORD ; We have 40blessed you from the house of the LORD.
2741The LORD is God, and He has given us 42light ; Bind the festivalsacrifice with cordsjto the 43horns of the altar.
2844You are my God, and I givethanks to You; You are my God, 45I extol You.
2946Givethanks to the LORD, for He is good ; For His lovingkindness is everlasting.