Psalms 145:17-21

17 The LORD is righteous in all his ways and faithful in all he does.
18 The LORD is near to all who call on him, to all who call on him in truth.
19 He fulfills the desires of those who fear him; he hears their cry and saves them.
20 The LORD watches over all who love him, but all the wicked he will destroy.
21 My mouth will speak in praise of the LORD. Let every creature praise his holy name for ever and ever.

Psalms 145:17-21 Meaning and Commentary

Psalms 145:17-21 In-Context

15 The eyes of all look to you, and you give them their food at the proper time.
16 You open your hand and satisfy the desires of every living thing.
17 The LORD is righteous in all his ways and faithful in all he does.
18 The LORD is near to all who call on him, to all who call on him in truth.
19 He fulfills the desires of those who fear him; he hears their cry and saves them.
20 The LORD watches over all who love him, but all the wicked he will destroy.
21 My mouth will speak in praise of the LORD. Let every creature praise his holy name for ever and ever.

Cross References 14

  • 1. S Exodus 9:27; S Ezra 9:15
  • 2. ver 13
  • 3. S Numbers 23:21; S Psalms 46:1; Philippians 4:5; Deuteronomy 4:7
  • 4. Psalms 18:6; Psalms 80:18; John 4:24
  • 5. S Psalms 20:4; Psalms 37:4
  • 6. S Job 22:28
  • 7. S Psalms 31:22; S Psalms 40:1; Proverbs 15:29
  • 8. S 1 Samuel 10:19; Psalms 7:10; Psalms 34:18
  • 9. S Psalms 1:6
  • 10. Psalms 31:23; Psalms 91:14; Psalms 97:10
  • 11. S Psalms 94:23; Psalms 9:5
  • 12. Psalms 71:8
  • 13. Psalms 65:2; Psalms 150:6
  • 14. S Exodus 3:15; S Psalms 30:4; S Psalms 99:3
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