2 I will bless the Lord at all times; his praise shall be always in my mouth.(A)3 My soul will glory in the Lord; let the poor hear and be glad.
4 Magnify the Lord with me; and let us exalt his name together.
5 I sought the Lord, and he answered me, delivered me from all my fears.
6 Look to him and be radiant, and your faces may not blush for shame.7 This poor one cried out and the Lord heard, and from all his distress he saved him.
8 The angel of the Lord encamps around those who fear him, and he saves them.(A)9 Taste and see that the Lord is good; blessed is the stalwart one who takes refuge in him.(B)
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