Praise the Lord, my soul! 2 I want to praise the Lord throughout my life. I want to make music to praise my God as long as I live.
3 Do not trust influential people, mortals who cannot help you. 4 When they breathe their last breath, they return to the ground. On that day their plans come to an end. 5 Blessed are those who receive help from the God of Jacob. Their hope rests on the Lord their God, 6 who made heaven, earth, the sea, and everything in them. The Lord remains faithful forever. 7 He brings about justice for those who are oppressed. He gives food to those who are hungry. The Lord sets prisoners free. 8 The Lord gives sight to blind people. The Lord straightens the backs of those who are bent over. The Lord loves righteous people. 9 The Lord protects foreigners. The Lord gives relief to orphans and widows. But he keeps wicked people from reaching their goal. 10 The Lord rules as king forever. Zion, your God rules throughout every generation.
You'll get this book and many others when you join Bible Gateway Plus. Learn more
You must be logged in to view your newly purchased content. Please log in below or if you don't have an account, creating one is easy and only takes a few moments. After you log in your content will be available in your library.
Step 1 - Create an account or log in to start your free trial.
Starting your free trial of Bible Gateway Plus is easy. You’re already logged in with your Bible Gateway account. The next step is to enter your payment information. Your credit card won’t be charged until the trial period is over. You can cancel anytime during the trial period.
Click the button below to continue.
Step 1 - Create an account or log in to start your subscription.
You’ve already claimed your free trial of Bible Gateway Plus. To subscribe at our regular subscription rate of $3.99/month, click the button below.
For the best Bible Gateway experience, upgrade to Bible Gateway Plus. For less than the cost of a latte each month, you'll gain access to a vast digital Bible study library and reduced banner ads to minimize distractions from God's Word. Try it free for 30 days!