Psalm 145:1-9 NIV

A psalm of praise. Of David.

1 I will exalt you,1 my God the King;2 I will praise your name3 for ever and ever.

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2 Every day I will praise4 you and extol your name5 for ever and ever.

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3 Great is the LORD 6 and most worthy of praise;7 his greatness no one can fathom.8

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4 One generation9 will commend your works to another; they will tell10 of your mighty acts.11

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5 They will speak of the glorious splendor12 of your majesty, and I will meditate on your wonderful works.a13

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    • a 145:5 - Dead Sea Scrolls and Syriac (see also Septuagint); Masoretic Text "On the glorious splendor of your majesty / and on your wonderful works I will meditate"
      6 They will tell14 of the power of your awesome works,15 and I will proclaim16 your great deeds.17

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      7 They will celebrate your abundant goodness18 and joyfully sing19 of your righteousness.20

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      8 The LORD is gracious and compassionate,21 slow to anger and rich in love.22

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      9 The LORD is good23 to all; he has compassion24 on all he has made.

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