For I have said, “ Lovingkindness will be built up forever; In the heavens You will establish Your faithfulness.”
Your lovingkindness, O Lord, extends to the heavens, Your faithfulness reaches to the skies.
But the lovingkindness of the Lord is from everlasting to everlasting on those who fear Him, And His righteousness to children’s children,
“ God is not a man, that He should lie, Nor a son of man, that He should repent; Has He said, and will He not do it? Or has He spoken, and will He not make it good?
I said, “I beseech You, O Lord God of heaven, the great and awesome God, who preserves the covenant and lovingkindness for those who love Him and keep His commandments,
“They refused to listen, And did not remember Your wondrous deeds which You had performed among them; So they became stubborn and appointed a leader to return to their slavery in Egypt. But You are a God of forgiveness, Gracious and compassionate, Slow to anger and abounding in lovingkindness; And You did not forsake them.
“Nevertheless, in Your great compassion You did not make an end of them or forsake them, For You are a gracious and compassionate God.
For the choir director. A Maskil of the sons of Korah. As the deer pants for the water brooks, So my soul pants for You, O God.
The heavens will praise Your wonders, O Lord; Your faithfulness also in the assembly of the holy ones.
“It shall be established forever like the moon, And the witness in the sky is faithful.” Selah.
Lamedh. Forever, O Lord, Your word is settled in heaven.
Who made heaven and earth, The sea and all that is in them; Who keeps faith forever;
Heaven and earth will pass away, but My words will not pass away.
“ And His mercy is upon generation after generation Toward those who fear Him.
to the praise of the glory of His grace, which He freely bestowed on us in the Beloved.
so that by two unchangeable things in which it is impossible for God to lie, we who have taken refuge would have strong encouragement to take hold of the hope set before us.