1: Rejoice in Yahweh, you righteous! Praise is fitting for the upright.
2: Give thanks to Yahweh with the lyre. Sing praises to him with the harp of ten strings.
3: Sing to him a new song. Play skillfully with a shout of joy!
4: For the word of Yahweh is right. All his work is done in faithfulness.
5: He loves righteousness and justice. The earth is full of the loving kindness of Yahweh.
6: By Yahweh's word, the heavens were made; all their army by the breath of his mouth.
7: He gathers the waters of the sea together as a heap. He lays up the deeps in storehouses.
8: Let all the earth fear Yahweh. Let all the inhabitants of the world stand in awe of him.
9: For he spoke, and it was done. He commanded, and it stood firm.
10: Yahweh brings the counsel of the nations to nothing. He makes the thoughts of the peoples to be of no effect.
11: The counsel of Yahweh stands fast forever, the thoughts of his heart to all generations.
12: Blessed is the nation whose God is Yahweh, the people whom he has chosen for his own inheritance.
13: Yahweh looks from heaven. He sees all the sons of men.
14: From the place of his habitation he looks out on all the inhabitants of the earth,
15: he who fashions all of their hearts; and he considers all of their works.
16: There is no king saved by the multitude of an army. A mighty man is not delivered by great strength.
17: A horse is a vain thing for safety, neither does he deliver any by his great power.
18: Behold, Yahweh's eye is on those who fear him, on those who hope in his loving kindness;
19: to deliver their soul from death, to keep them alive in famine.
20: Our soul has waited for Yahweh. He is our help and our shield.
21: For our heart rejoices in him, because we have trusted in his holy name.
22: Let your loving kindness be on us, Yahweh, since we have hoped in you. Psalm 34 By David; when he pretended to be insane before Abimelech, who drove him away, and he departed.