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Praise for God’s Mighty Deeds and for His Answer to Prayer.

For the choir director. A Song. A Psalm.

  1 aShout joyfully to God, all the earth;
  2 Sing the aglory of His name;
  Make His bpraise glorious.
  3 Say to God, “How aawesome are Your works!
  Because of the greatness of Your power Your enemies will Ibgive feigned obedience to You.
  4aAll the earth will worship You,
  And will bsing praises to You;
  They will sing praises to Your name.”
      ISelah.

[1] aPs 81:1; 95:1; 98:4; 100:1
[2] aPs 79:9; Is 42:8 bIs 42:12
[3] ILit deceive aPs 47:2; 65:5; 145:6 bPs 18:44; 81:15
[4] ISelah may mean: Pause, Crescendo or Musical interlude aPs 22:27; 67:7; 86:9; 117:1; Zc 14:16 bPs 67:4

  5aCome and see the works of God,
  [Who is] bawesome in [His] deeds toward the sons of men.
  6 He aturned the sea into dry land;
  They passed through bthe river on foot;
  There let us crejoice in Him!
  7 He arules by His might forever;
  His beyes keep watch on the nations;
  Let not the rebellious cexalt themselves.
      Selah.

[5] aPs 46:8 bPs 106:22
[6] aEx 14:21; Ps 106:9 bJsh 3:16; Ps 114:3 cPs 105:43
[7] aPs 145:13 bPs 11:4 cPs 140:8

  8 ¶ Bless our God, O peoples,
  And Iasound His praise abroad,
  9 Who Iakeeps us in life
  And bdoes not allow our feet to IIslip.
  10 For You have atried us, O God;
  You have brefined us as silver is refined.
  11 You abrought us into the net;
  You laid an oppressive burden upon our loins.
  12 You made men aride over our heads;
  We went through bfire and through water,
  Yet You cbrought us out into [a place of] abundance.
  13 I shall acome into Your house with burnt offerings;
  I shall bpay You my vows,
  14 Which my lips uttered
  And my mouth spoke when I was ain distress.
  15 I shall aoffer to You burnt offerings of fat beasts,
  With the smoke of brams;
  I shall make [an offering of] Ibulls with male goats.
      Selah.

[8] ILit cause to hear the sound of His praise aPs 98:4
[9] ILit puts our soul in life IIOr dodder, stumble aPs 30:3 bPs 121:3
[10] aJb 23:10; Ps 7:9; 17:3; 26:2 bIs 48:10; Zc 13:9; Mal 3:3; 1P 1:7
[11] aLm 1:13; Ezk 12:13
[12] aIs 51:23 bPs 78:21; Is 43:2 cPs 18:19
[13] aPs 96:8; Jr 17:26 bPs 22:25; 116:14; Ec 5:4
[14] aPs 18:6
[15] IOr cattle aPs 51:19 bNu 6:14

  16aCome [and] hear, all who Ifear God,
  And I will btell of what He has done for my soul.
  17 I cried to Him with my mouth,
  And IHe was aextolled with my tongue.
  18 If I Iaregard wickedness in my heart,
  The bLord IIwill not IIIhear;
  19 But certainly aGod has heard;
  He has given heed to the voice of my prayer.
  20 aBlessed be God,
  Who bhas not turned away my prayer
  Nor His lovingkindness from me.

[16] IOr revere aPs 34:11 bPs 71:15, 24
[17] IOr praise was under my tongue aPs 30:1
[18] IOr had regarded IIOr would IIIOr have heard aJb 36:21; Jn 9:31 bJb 27:9; Ps 18:41; Pv 1:28; 28:9; Is 1:15; Jm 4:3
[19] aPs 18:6; 116:1, 2
[20] aPs 68:35 bPs 22:24


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David exhorteth to praise God,

1 ¶ [[To the chief Musician, A Song [or] Psalm.]] Make a joyful noise unto God, all ye lands: 2 Sing forth the honour of his name: make his praise glorious. 3 Say unto God, How terrible [art thou in] thy works! through the greatness of thy power shall thine enemies submit themselves unto thee. 4 All the earth shall worship thee, and shall sing unto thee; they shall sing [to] thy name. Selah.

[1] 1Ch 15:28; 16:23; Ps 81:1; 95:1; 96:1; 98:4; 100:1; 117:1; 150:6; Is 24:16.
[2] 1Ch 29:10; Ne 9:5; Ps 47:6; 72:18; 96:3; 105:2; 106:2; 107:15, 22; Is 6:3; 12:4; 49:13; Rv 4:8; 5:13.
[3] Ex 15:1, 21; Jg 5:2, 20; Ps 18:44; 22:28; 47:2; 65:5; 68:30; 76:12; 78:35; 81:15; Is 2:19; 64:3; Jr 10:10.
[4] Ps 22:27; 65:5; 67:2; 96:1; 117:1; Is 2:2; 11:9; 42:10; 49:22; Dn 7:14; Mal 1:11; Rv 15:4.

to observe his great works,

5 Come and see the works of God: [he is] terrible [in his] doing toward the children of men. 6 He turned the sea into dry [land]: they went through the flood on foot: there did we rejoice in him. 7 He ruleth by his power for ever; his eyes behold the nations: let not the rebellious exalt themselves. Selah.

[5] Nu 23:23; Ps 46:8; 66:3, 16; 99:3; 111:2; 126:1; Ezk 1:18.
[6] Ex 14:21; 15:1; Jsh 3:14, 16; Ps 78:13; 104:5; 106:8, 11; 136:13; Is 63:13; Rv 15:2.
[7] Ex 18:11; 2Ch 16:9; Jb 9:4; Ps 2:10; 11:4; 33:13; 52:1; 62:11; 73:3; 75:4; Is 10:7; 37:28; Dn 4:35; 5:20; 6:26; Mt 6:13; 28:18.

to bless him for his gracious benefits.

8 O bless our God, ye people, and make the voice of his praise to be heard: 9 Which holdeth our soul in life, and suffereth not our feet to be moved. 10 For thou, O God, hast proved us: thou hast tried us, as silver is tried. 11 Thou broughtest us into the net; thou laidst affliction upon our loins.

[8] Dt 32:43; Ps 47:1; 66:2; Jr 33:11; Ro 15:10; Rv 5:11; 19:1, 5.
[9] 1S 2:9; 25:29; Ps 22:29; 37:23; 62:2, 6; 94:18; 112:6; 121:3; 125:3; Ac 17:28; Col 3:3.
[10] Dt 8:2, 16; 13:3; Ps 17:3; Pv 17:3; Is 48:10; Zc 13:9; 1P 1:6.
[11] Dt 33:11; Jb 19:6; Lm 1:13; 3:2; Ho 7:12; Mt 6:13.

He voweth for himself religious service to God.

12 Thou hast caused men to ride over our heads; we went through fire and through water: but thou broughtest us out into a wealthy [place]. 13 I will go into thy house with burnt offerings: I will pay thee my vows, 14 Which my lips have uttered, and my mouth hath spoken, when I was in trouble. 15 I will offer unto thee burnt sacrifices of fatlings, with the incense of rams; I will offer bullocks with goats. Selah.

[12] Jb 36:16; Ps 33:19; 40:2; 107:35; 129:1; Is 35:6; 43:1; 51:23; Lk 16:25; Ac 14:22; 1Th 3:3; Jm 5:11; Rv 7:14.
[13] Dt 12:11; Ps 22:25; 51:18; 56:12; 100:4; 116:14, 17; 118:19, 27; Ec 5:4; Jna 2:9; Na 1:15; He 13:15.
[14] Gn 28:20; 35:3; Nu 30:2, 8, 12; Jg 11:35; 1S 1:11; 2S 22:7.
[15] 2S 6:13, 17; 1Ch 16:1; Jr 41:5.

He declareth God's special goodness to himself.

16 Come [and] hear, all ye that fear God, and I will declare what he hath done for my soul. 17 I cried unto him with my mouth, and he was extolled with my tongue. 18 If I regard iniquity in my heart, the Lord will not hear [me]: 19 [But] verily God hath heard [me]; he hath attended to the voice of my prayer. 20 Blessed [be] God, which hath not turned away my prayer, nor his mercy from me.

[16] Ps 22:23; 32:5; 34:2, 11; 66:5; 71:18, 20; Mal 3:16; 1Co 15:8; 1Ti 1:15; 1Jn 1:3.
[17] Ps 30:1, 8; 34:3, 6; 116:1, 12; 145:1.
[18] Jb 27:8; Pv 15:8, 29; 21:13; 28:9; Is 1:15; Jn 9:31; Jm 4:3.
[19] Ps 6:9; 34:6; 116:1; Lm 3:55; He 5:7; 1Jn 3:20.
[20] 2S 7:14; Ps 51:11; 86:12.


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