Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
My soul shall be satisfied as with marrow and fatness; and my mouth shall praise thee with joyful lips:
As for me, because I am innocent I will see your face; when I awake you will reveal yourself to me.
How precious is your loyal love, O God! The human race finds shelter under your wings.
How blessed is the one whom you choose, and allow to live in your palace courts. May we be satisfied with the good things of your house -- your holy palace.
May my thoughts be pleasing to him! I will rejoice in the Lord.
Song of Songs 1:4
Draw me after you; let us hurry! May the king bring me into his bedroom chambers! The Maidens to the Lover: We will rejoice and delight in you; we will praise your love more than wine. The Beloved to Her Lover: How rightly the young women adore you!
The Lord who commands armies will hold a banquet for all the nations on this mountain. At this banquet there will be plenty of meat and aged wine -- tender meat and choicest wine.
I will rebuild you, my dear children Israel, so that you will once again be built up. Once again you will take up the tambourine and join in the happy throng of dancers.
Then I will go to the altar of God, to the God who gives me ecstatic joy, so that I express my thanks to you, O God, my God, with a harp.
My lips will shout for joy! Yes, I will sing your praises! I will praise you when you rescue me!
The Lord gives me strength and protects me; he has become my deliverer."
Praise the Lord, for the Lord is good! Sing praises to his name, for it is pleasant!
Praise the Lord! Sing to the Lord a new song! Praise him in the assembly of the godly!
With antiphonal response they sang, praising and glorifying the Lord: "For he is good; his loyal love toward Israel is forever." All the people gave a loud shout as they praised the Lord when the temple of the Lord was established.
Then a voice came from the throne, saying: "Praise our God all you his servants, and all you who fear Him, both the small and the great!"