Not to us, LORD, not to us but to your name be the glory,1 because of your love and faithfulness.2
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Why do the nations say, "Where is their God?"3
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Our God is in heaven;4 he does whatever pleases him.5
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But their idols are silver and gold,6 made by human hands.7
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They have mouths, but cannot speak,8 eyes, but cannot see.
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They have ears, but cannot hear, noses, but cannot smell.
They have hands, but cannot feel, feet, but cannot walk, nor can they utter a sound with their throats.
Those who make them will be like them, and so will all who trust in them.
House of Israel, trust9 in the LORD-- he is their help and shield.
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House of Aaron,10 trust in the LORD-- he is their help and shield.
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You who fear him,11 trust in the LORD-- he is their help and shield.
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The LORD remembers12 us and will bless us:13 He will bless the house of Israel, he will bless the house of Aaron,
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he will bless those who fear14 the LORD-- small and great alike.
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May the LORD cause you to increase,15 both you and your children.
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May you be blessed by the LORD, the Maker of heaven16 and earth.
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The highest heavens belong to the LORD,17 but the earth he has given18 to humankind.
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It is not the dead19 who praise the LORD, those who go down to the place of silence;
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it is we who extol the LORD,20 both now and forevermore.21 Praise the LORD.22
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