Psalm 145

English Standard Version

1 [1] A Song of Praise. Of David. I will extol you, my God and King, and bless your name forever and ever. (Ps 98:6; Ps 99:5; Ps 99:9) 2 Every day I will bless you and praise your name forever and ever. (Ps 146:2) 3 Great is the Lord, and greatly to be praised, and his greatness is unsearchable. (Job 5:9; Ps 48:1; Isa 40:28) 4 One generation shall commend your works to another, and shall declare your mighty acts. (Isa 38:19) 5 On the glorious splendor of your majesty, and on your wondrous works, I will meditate. (Ps 145:12) 6 They shall speak of the might of your awesome deeds, and I will declare your greatness. (Ps 78:4) 7 They shall pour forth the fame of your abundant goodness and shall sing aloud of your righteousness. (Isa 63:7) 8 The Lord is gracious and merciful, slow to anger and abounding in steadfast love. (Ps 86:5; Ps 86:15) 9 The Lord is good to all, and his mercy is over all that he has made. (Ps 100:5) 10 All your works shall give thanks to you, O Lord, and all your saints shall bless you! (Ps 19:1; Ps 103:22; Ps 132:9; Ps 132:16) 11 They shall speak of the glory of your kingdom and tell of your power, 12 to make known to the children of man your[2] mighty deeds, and the glorious splendor of your kingdom. (De 3:24; Ps 105:1; Ps 145:4; Ps 145:5; Ps 150:2) 13 Your kingdom is an everlasting kingdom, and your dominion endures throughout all generations. [The Lord is faithful in all his words and kind in all his works.][3] (Ps 10:16) 14 The Lord upholds all who are falling and raises up all who are bowed down. (Ps 37:17; Ps 37:24; Ps 146:8) 15 The eyes of all look to you, and you give them their food in due season. (Ps 104:27) 16 You open your hand; you satisfy the desire of every living thing. (Ps 104:21; Ps 104:28; Ps 147:8) 17 The Lord is righteous in all his ways and kind in all his works. (Ps 18:25; Ps 116:5; Jer 3:12) 18 The Lord is near to all who call on him, to all who call on him in truth. (De 4:7; Ps 34:18; Ps 119:151; Joh 4:23) 19 He fulfills the desire of those who fear him; he also hears their cry and saves them. (Ps 31:22; Pr 10:24; Joh 9:31) 20 The Lord preserves all who love him, but all the wicked he will destroy. (Ps 97:10) 21 My mouth will speak the praise of the Lord, and let all flesh bless his holy name forever and ever. (Ps 150:6)