They are led in with gladness and rejoicing;
they enter the king’s palace.
Those who look to Him are radiant with joy;
their faces will never be ashamed.
Then I will come to the altar of God,
to God, my greatest joy.
I will praise You with the lyre,
God, my God.
There will be joy and delight for you,
and many will rejoice at his birth.
The Lord had done great things for us;
we were joyful.
Come, let us shout joyfully to the Lord,
shout triumphantly to the rock of our salvation!
Now may the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace as you believe in Him so that you may overflow with hope by the power of the Holy Spirit.
Let the heavens be glad and the earth rejoice;
let the sea and all that fills it resound.
“I have spoken these things to you so that My joy may be in you and your joy may be complete.
Because you didn’t serve the Lord your God with joy and a cheerful heart, even though you had an abundance of everything,
You turned my lament into dancing;
You removed my sackcloth
and clothed me with gladness,
You will indeed go out with joy
and be peacefully guided;
the mountains and the hills will break into singing before you,
and all the trees of the field will clap their hands.
It would still bring me comfort,
and I would leap for joy in unrelenting pain
that I have not denied the words of the Holy One.
You reveal the path of life to me;
in Your presence is abundant joy;
in Your right hand are eternal pleasures.
There are shouts of joy and victory
in the tents of the righteous:
“The Lord’s right hand performs valiantly!
Let me hear joy and gladness;
let the bones You have crushed rejoice.
So you also have sorrow now. But I will see you again. Your hearts will rejoice, and no one will rob you of your joy.
Restore the joy of Your salvation to me,
and give me a willing spirit.
“Rejoice in that day and leap for joy! Take note—your reward is great in heaven, for this is the way their ancestors used to treat the prophets.
Let us shout for joy at your victory
and lift the banner in the name of our God.
May Yahweh fulfill all your requests.
1 John 1:4
We are writing these things
so that our joy may be complete.
The father of a righteous son will rejoice greatly,
and one who fathers a wise son will delight in him.
Shout to the Lord, all the earth;
be jubilant, shout for joy, and sing.
Finally, my brothers, rejoice in the Lord. To write to you again about this is no trouble for me and is a protection for you.
For the choir director: on the Gittith. Of Asaph.Sing for joy to God our strength;
shout in triumph to the God of Jacob.
Consider it a great joy, my brothers, whenever you experience various trials,
Since I am persuaded of this, I know that I will remain and continue with all of you for your progress and joy in the faith,
But the righteous are glad;
they rejoice before God and celebrate with joy.
Let the godly celebrate in triumphal glory;
let them shout for joy on their beds.
Let all who seek You rejoice and be glad in You;
let those who love Your salvation
continually say, “God is great!”
Let your father and mother have joy,
and let her who gave birth to you rejoice.
Those who sow in tears
will reap with shouts of joy.
Rejoice with those who rejoice; weep with those who weep.
Let the rivers clap their hands;
let the mountains shout together for joy
yet I will triumph in Yahweh;
I will rejoice in the God of my salvation!
Be glad and rejoice, because your reward is great in heaven. For that is how they persecuted the prophets who were before you.
You give him blessings forever;
You cheer him with joy in Your presence.
A wise son brings joy to his father,
but a foolish man despises his mother.
The Majestic KingThe Lord reigns! Let the earth rejoice;
let the many coasts and islands be glad.