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Psalm 111

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The psalmist by his example incites others to praise God for his glorious,

111:1 Praise Yah!
I will give thanks to Yahweh with my whole heart,
in the council of the upright, and in the congregation.

111:2 Yahweh’s works are great,
pondered by all those who delight in them.

111:3 His work is honor and majesty.
His righteousness endures forever.

111:4 He has caused his wonderful works to be remembered.
Yahweh is gracious and merciful.

and gracious works.

111:5 He has given food to those who fear him.
He always remembers his covenant.

111:6 He has shown his people the power of his works,
in giving them the heritage of the nations.

111:7 The works of his hands are truth and justice.
All his precepts are sure.

111:8 They are established forever and ever.
They are done in truth and uprightness.

111:9 He has sent redemption to his people.
He has ordained his covenant forever.
His name is holy and awesome!

The fear of God breeds true wisdom.

111:10 The fear of Yahweh is the beginning of wisdom.
All those who do his work have a good understanding.
His praise endures forever!

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