Unto thee, O God, do we give thanks, unto thee do we give thanks, for that thy name is near, thy wondrous works declare.
Be merciful unto me, O God, be merciful unto me: for my soul trusts in thee; and in the shadow of thy wings I will make my refuge until these calamities are overpast.
Koph The LORD is near unto all those that call upon him, to all that call upon him in truth.
Keep thyself before him and hear his voice, grieve him not; for he will not pardon your rebellion, for my name is in him.
And as the LORD passed by before him, he proclaimed, I AM, I AM strong, merciful, and gracious, longsuffering, and abundant in mercy and truth,
For what nation is there so great who has God so nigh unto them, as the LORD our God is in all things that we call upon him for?
Have a people ever heard the voice of God speaking out of the midst of the fire, as thou hast heard, and lived?
We have heard with our ears, O God, our fathers have told us, what work thou didst in their days in the times of old.
Do ye indeed speak righteousness, O congregation? do ye judge uprightly, O ye sons of Adam?
I will worship the temple of thy holiness and praise thy name above thy mercy and thy truth; for thou hast made thy name to be magnificent and raised up thy spoken word above all things.