THE HOLY BIBLE Authorized King James

Psalms (Author Moses, David, Solomon, Asaph, Heman, Ethan, sons of Korah, compiled by Ezra)

136:1O give thanks unto the LORD; for he is good: for his mercy endureth for ever.

136:2O give thanks unto the God of gods: for his mercy endureth for ever.

136:3O give thanks to the Lord of lords: for his mercy endureth for ever.

136:4To him who alone doeth great wonders: for his mercy endureth for ever.

136:5To him that by wisdom made the heavens: for his mercy endureth for ever.

136:6To him that stretched out the earth above the waters: for his mercy endureth for ever.

136:7To him that made great lights: for his mercy endureth for ever:

136:8The sun to rule by day: for his mercy endureth for ever:

136:9The moon and stars to rule by night: for his mercy endureth for ever.

136:10To him that smote Egypt in their firstborn: for his mercy endureth for ever:

136:11And brought out Israel from among them: for his mercy endureth for ever:

136:12With a strong hand, and with a stretched out arm: for his mercy endureth for ever.

136:13To him which divided the Red sea into parts: for his mercy endureth for ever:

136:14And made Israel to pass through the midst of it: for his mercy endureth for ever:

136:15But overthrew Pharaoh and his host in the Red sea: for his mercy endureth for ever.

136:16To him which led his people through the wilderness: for his mercy endureth for ever.

136:17To him which smote great kings: for his mercy endureth for ever:

136:18And slew famous kings: for his mercy endureth for ever:

136:19Sihon king of the Amorites: for his mercy endureth for ever:

136:20And Og the king of Bashan: for his mercy endureth for ever:

136:21And gave their land for an heritage: for his mercy endureth for ever:

136:22Even an heritage unto Israel his servant: for his mercy endureth for ever.

136:23Who remembered us in our low estate: for his mercy endureth for ever:

136:24And hath redeemed us from our enemies: for his mercy endureth for ever.

136:25Who giveth food to all flesh: for his mercy endureth for ever.

136:26O give thanks unto the God of heaven: for his mercy endureth for ever.

137:1By the rivers of Babylon, there we sat down, yea, we wept, when we remembered Zion.

137:2We hanged our harps upon the willows in the midst thereof.

137:3For there they that carried us away captive required of us a song; and they that wasted us required of us mirth, saying, Sing us one of the songs of Zion.

137:4How shall we sing the LORD'S song in a strange land?

137:5If I forget thee, O Jerusalem, let my right hand forget her cunning.

137:6If I do not remember thee, let my tongue cleave to the roof of my mouth; if I prefer not Jerusalem above my chief joy.

137:7Remember, O LORD, the children of Edom in the day of Jerusalem; who said, Rase it, rase it, even to the foundation thereof.

137:8O daughter of Babylon, who art to be destroyed; happy shall he be, that rewardeth thee as thou hast served us.

137:9Happy shall he be, that taketh and dasheth thy little ones against the stones.

138:1I will praise thee with my whole heart: before the gods will I sing praise unto thee.

138:2I will worship toward thy holy temple, and praise thy name for thy lovingkindness and for thy truth: for thou hast magnified thy word above all thy name.

138:3In the day when I cried thou answeredst me, and strengthenedst me with strength in my soul.

138:4All the kings of the earth shall praise thee, O LORD, when they hear the words of thy mouth.

138:5Yea, they shall sing in the ways of the LORD: for great is the glory of the LORD.

138:6Though the LORD be high, yet hath he respect unto the lowly: but the proud he knoweth afar off.

138:7Though I walk in the midst of trouble, thou wilt revive me: thou shalt stretch forth thine hand against the wrath of mine enemies, and thy right hand shall save me.

138:8The LORD will perfect that which concerneth me: thy mercy, O LORD, endureth for ever: forsake not the works of thine own hands.



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