Psalm 113



God's Majesty And Care For The Needy

1 Praise the LORD! Praise, O servants of the LORD, Praise the name of the LORD.

1 Praise ye the LORD. Praise, O ye servants of the LORD, praise the name of the LORD.

1 Hallelujah! Give praise, you servants of the LORD. Praise the name of the LORD!

1 Praise the Lord! (Hallelujah!) Praise, O servants of the Lord, praise the name of the Lord!

2 Blessed be the name of the LORD From this time forth and forever.

2 Blessed be the name of the LORD from this time forth and for evermore.

2 May the name of the LORD be blessed from now to eternity.

2 Blessed be the name of the Lord from this time forth and forever

3 From the rising of the sun to its setting The name of the LORD is to be praised.

3 From the rising of the sun unto the going down of the same the LORD'S name is to be praised.

3 From rising to setting sun, may the name of the LORD be praised.

3 From the rising of the sun to the going down of it and from east to west, the name of the Lord is to be praised!

4 The LORD is high above all nations; His glory is above the heavens.

4 The LORD is high above all nations, and his glory above the heavens.

4 The LORD is exalted high above all the nations; his glory beyond the heavens.

4 The Lord is high above all nations, and His glory above the heavens!

5 Who is like the LORD our God, Who is enthroned on high,

5 Who is like unto the LORD our God, who dwelleth on high,

5 Who is like the LORD our God, enthroned on high,

5 Who is like the Lord our God, Who has His seat on high,

6 Who humbles Himself to behold The things that are in heaven and in the earth?

6 Who humbleth himself to behold the things that are in heaven, and in the earth!

6 yet stooping low to observe the sky and the earth?

6 Who humbles Himself to regard the heavens and the earth!

7 He raises the poor from the dust And lifts the needy from the ash heap,

7 He raiseth up the poor out of the dust, and lifteth the needy out of the dunghill;

7 He lifts the poor person from the dust, raising the needy from the trash pile

7 [The Lord] raises the poor out of the dust and lifts the needy from the ash heap and the dung hill,

8 To make them sit with princes, With the princes of His people.

8 That he may set him with princes, even with the princes of his people.

8 and giving him a seat among nobles with the nobles of his people.

8 That He may seat them with princes, even with the princes of His people.

9 He makes the barren woman abide in the house As a joyful mother of children. Praise the LORD!

9 He maketh the barren woman to keep house, and to be a joyful mother of children. Praise ye the LORD.

9 He makes the barren woman among her household a happy mother of joyful children. Hallelujah!

9 He makes the barren woman to be a homemaker and a joyful mother of [spiritual] children. Praise the Lord! (Hallelujah!)



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