“Offer to God a sacrifice of thanksgiving And pay your vows to the Most High;
“ When you make a vow to the Lord your God, you shall not delay to pay it, for it would be sin in you, and the Lord your God will surely require it of you.
Through Him then, let us continually offer up a sacrifice of praise to God, that is, the fruit of lips that give thanks to His name.
Make vows to the Lord your God and fulfill them; Let all who are around Him bring gifts to Him who is to be feared.
Take words with you and return to the Lord. Say to Him, “ Take away all iniquity And receive us graciously, That we may present the fruit of our lips.
Your vows are binding upon me, O God; I will render thank offerings to You.
To You I shall offer a sacrifice of thanksgiving, And call upon the name of the Lord.
When you make a vow to God, do not be late in paying it; for He takes no delight in fools. Pay what you vow!
“Speak to the sons of Israel and say to them, ‘ When a man makes a difficult vow, he shall be valued according to your valuation of persons belonging to the Lord.
If a man makes a vow to the Lord, or takes an oath to bind himself with a binding obligation, he shall not violate his word; he shall do according to all that proceeds out of his mouth.
From You comes my praise in the great assembly; I shall pay my vows before those who fear Him.
And now my head will be lifted up above my enemies around me, And I will offer in His tent sacrifices with shouts of joy; I will sing, yes, I will sing praises to the Lord.
“He who offers a sacrifice of thanksgiving honors Me; And to him who orders his way aright I shall show the salvation of God.”
So I will sing praise to Your name forever, That I may pay my vows day by day.
For the choir director. A Psalm of David. A Song. There will be silence before You, and praise in Zion, O God, And to You the vow will be performed.
I will praise the name of God with song And magnify Him with thanksgiving.
Let them give thanks to the Lord for His lovingkindness, And for His wonders to the sons of men!
What shall I render to the Lord For all His benefits toward me?
Praise the Lord! For it is good to sing praises to our God; For it is pleasant and praise is becoming.
Behold, on the mountains the feet of him who brings good news, Who announces peace! Celebrate your feasts, O Judah; Pay your vows. For never again will the wicked one pass through you; He is cut off completely.
Therefore I urge you, brethren, by the mercies of God, to present your bodies a living and holy sacrifice, acceptable to God, which is your spiritual service of worship.
in everything give thanks; for this is God’s will for you in Christ Jesus.
you also, as living stones, are being built up as a spiritual house for a holy priesthood, to offer up spiritual sacrifices acceptable to God through Jesus Christ.
But you are a chosen race, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, a people for God’s own possession, so that you may proclaim the excellencies of Him who has called you out of darkness into His marvelous light;