A song of David. A song for giving the Temple to the Lord.
30 I will praise you, Lord, because you rescued me. You did not let my enemies laugh at me. 2 Lord, my God, I prayed to you. And you healed me. 3 You lifted me out of the grave. You spared me from going down where the dead are.
4 Sing praises to the Lord, you who belong to him. Praise his holy name. 5 His anger lasts only a moment. But his kindness lasts for a lifetime. Crying may last for a night. But joy comes in the morning.
6 When I felt safe, I said, “I will never fail.” 7 Lord, in your kindness you made my mountain safe. But when you turned away, I was frightened.
8 I called to you, Lord. I asked you to have mercy on me. 9 I said, “What good will it do if I die or if I go down to the grave? Dust cannot praise you. It cannot speak about your truth. 10 Lord, hear me and be merciful to me. Lord, help me.”
11 You changed my sorrow into dancing. You took away my rough cloth, which shows sadness, and clothed me in happiness. 12 I will sing to you and not be silent. Lord, my God, I will praise you forever.
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, consider an upgrade to Bible Gateway Plus. For less than the cost of a latte each month, you'll get reduced banner ads and a huge digital Bible study library. Try it free for 30 days!