Psalm 145:1-9 NIV

A psalm of praise. Of David.

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

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    • Ƌ 145:1 - This psalm is an acrostic poem, the verses of which (including verse 13b) begin with the successive letters of the Hebrew alphabet.
      2 Every day I will praise you and extol your name for ever and ever.

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

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      4 One generation commends your works to another; they tell of your mighty acts.

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      5 They speak of the glorious splendor of your majesty— and I will meditate on your wonderful works.b

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        • ƌ 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 tell of the power of your awesome works— and I will proclaim your great deeds.

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          7 They celebrate your abundant goodness and joyfully sing of your righteousness.

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

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          9 The LORD is good to all; he has compassion on all he has made.

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