Psalm 145:8-18 NIV

8 The LORD is gracious and compassionate,1 slow to anger and rich in love.2

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9 The LORD is good3 to all; he has compassion4 on all he has made.

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10 All you have made will praise you,5 O LORD; your saints will extol6 you.7

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11 They will tell of the glory of your kingdom8 and speak of your might,9

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12 so that all men may know of your mighty acts10 and the glorious splendor of your kingdom.11

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13 Your kingdom is an everlasting kingdom,12 and your dominion endures through all generations. The LORD is faithful13 to all his promises14 and loving toward all he has made.a

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    • b 145:13 - One manuscript of the Masoretic Text, Dead Sea Scrolls and Syriac (see also Septuagint); most manuscripts of the Masoretic Text do not have the last two lines of verse 13.
      14 The LORD upholds15 all those who fall and lifts up all16 who are bowed down.17

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      15 The eyes of all look to you, and you give them their food18 at the proper time.

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      16 You open your hand and satisfy the desires19 of every living thing.

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      17 The LORD is righteous20 in all his ways and loving toward all he has made.21

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          18 The LORD is near22 to all who call on him,23 to all who call on him in truth.

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