|.1 ¶ Praise ye the LORD. I will praise the LORD with my whole heart, in the assembly of the upright, and in the congregation.|
| 2 The works of the LORD
are great, sought out of all them that have pleasure therein.
.3 His work is honourable and glorious: and his righteousness endureth for ever.
.4 He hath made his wonderful works to be remembered: the LORD is gracious and full of compassion.
|5 He hath given meat unto them that fear him: he will ever be mindful of his covenant.|
¶ He hath shewed his people the power of his works, that he may give
them the heritage of the heathen.
.7 The works of his hands are verity and judgment; all his commandments are sure.
8 They stand fast for ever and ever, and are done in truth and uprightness.
|.9 He sent redemption unto his people: he hath commanded his covenant for ever: holy and reverend is his name.|
|.10 The fear of the LORD is the beginning of wisdom: a good understanding have all they that do his commandments: his praise endureth for ever.|
The structure of this psalm
Praise the Lord
Praise with the whole heart, in the assembly of the upright
The Lord's works are great; His righteousness; works to be remembered
He feeds those who fear Him; He remembers His covenant
He has shown his power; the works of His hands are truth and judgment;
He sent redemption; commanded His covenant forever
His name is holy; fear of Him is wisdom; those who do his commandments
His praise endures forever