Psalm 145
International Standard VersionNew American Standard Bible 1995
1I will speak highly of you, my God and King, and I will bless your name forever and ever.1A Psalm of Praise, of David. I will extol You, my God, O King, And I will bless Your name forever and ever.
2I will bless you every day and I will praise your name forever and ever.2Every day I will bless You, And I will praise Your name forever and ever.
3The LORD is great, and to be praised highly, though his greatness is indescribable.3Great is the LORD, and highly to be praised, And His greatness is unsearchable.
4One generation will acclaim your works to another and will describe your mighty actions.4One generation shall praise Your works to another, And shall declare Your mighty acts.
5I will speak about the glorious splendor of your majesty as well as your awesome actions.5On the glorious splendor of Your majesty And on Your wonderful works, I will meditate.
6People will speak about the might of your great deeds, and I will announce your greatness.6Men shall speak of the power of Your awesome acts, And I will tell of Your greatness.
7They will extol the fame of your abundant goodness, and will sing out loud about your righteousness.7They shall eagerly utter the memory of Your abundant goodness And will shout joyfully of Your righteousness.
8Gracious and merciful is the LORD, slow to become angry, and overflowing with gracious love.8The LORD is gracious and merciful; Slow to anger and great in lovingkindness.
9The LORD is good to everyone and his mercies extend to everything he does.9The LORD is good to all, And His mercies are over all His works.
10LORD, everything you have done will praise you, and your holy ones will bless you.10All Your works shall give thanks to You, O LORD, And Your godly ones shall bless You.
11They will speak about the glory of your kingdom, and they will talk about your might,11They shall speak of the glory of Your kingdom And talk of Your power;
12in order to make known your mighty acts to mankind as well as the majestic splendor of your kingdom.12To make known to the sons of men Your mighty acts And the glory of the majesty of Your kingdom.
13Your kingdom is an everlasting kingdom, and your authority endures from one generation to another. [13b] God is faithful about everything he says and merciful in everything he does.13Your kingdom is an everlasting kingdom, And Your dominion endures throughout all generations.
14The LORD supports everyone who falls and raises up those who are bowed down.14The LORD sustains all who fall And raises up all who are bowed down.
15Everyone's eyes are on you, as you give them their food in due time.15The eyes of all look to You, And You give them their food in due time.
16You open your hand and keep on satisfying the desire of every living thing.16You open Your hand And satisfy the desire of every living thing.
17The LORD is righteous in all of his ways and graciously loving in all of his activities.17The LORD is righteous in all His ways And kind in all His deeds.
18The LORD remains near to all who call out to him, to everyone who calls out to him sincerely. 18The LORD is near to all who call upon Him, To all who call upon Him in truth.
19He fulfills the desire of those who fear him, hearing their cry and saving them.19He will fulfill the desire of those who fear Him; He will also hear their cry and will save them.
20The LORD preserves everyone who loves him, but he will destroy all of the wicked.20The LORD keeps all who love Him, But all the wicked He will destroy.
21My mouth will praise the LORD, and all creatures will bless his holy name forever and ever.21My mouth will speak the praise of the LORD, And all flesh will bless His holy name forever and ever.
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