Shout for joy to God, all the earth!12
Sing the glory of his name;2 make his praise glorious.33
Say to God, "How awesome are your deeds!4 So great is your power that your enemies cringe5 before you.
All the earth bows down6 to you; they sing praise7 to you, they sing the praises of your name."a5
Come and see what God has done, his awesome deeds8 for humankind!
He turned the sea into dry land,9 they passed through10 the waters on foot-- come, let us rejoice11 in him.
He rules forever12 by his power, his eyes watch13 the nations-- let not the rebellious14 rise up against him.
Praise15 our God, all peoples, let the sound of his praise be heard;
he has preserved our lives16 and kept our feet from slipping.1710
For you, God, tested18 us; you refined us like silver.1911
You brought us into prison20 and laid burdens21 on our backs.
You let people ride over our heads;22 we went through fire and water, but you brought us to a place of abundance.2313
I will come to your temple with burnt offerings24 and fulfill my vows25 to you--
vows my lips promised and my mouth spoke when I was in trouble.
I will sacrifice fat animals to you and an offering of rams; I will offer bulls and goats.2616
Come and hear,27 all you who fear God; let me tell28 you what he has done for me.
I cried out to him with my mouth; his praise was on my tongue.
If I had cherished sin in my heart, the Lord would not have listened;2919
but God has surely listened and has heard30 my prayer.
Praise be to God, who has not rejected31 my prayer or withheld his love from me!