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A Psalm of David.

I thank You O Lord.  Psalm 138(v137)

1I give thee thanks, O LORD, with my whole heart;
before the gods I sing thy praise;
2I bow down toward thy holy temple
and give thanks to thy name for thy steadfast love and thy faithfulness;
for thou hast exalted above everything thy name and thy word.
3On the day I called, thou didst answer me,
my strength of soul thou didst increase.

4All the kings of the earth shall praise thee, O LORD,
for they have heard the words of thy mouth;
5and they shall sing of the ways of the LORD,
for great is the glory of the LORD.
6For though the LORD is high, he regards the lowly;
but the haughty he knows from afar.

7Though I walk in the midst of trouble, thou dost preserve my life;
thou dost stretch out thy hand against the wrath of my enemies,
and thy right hand delivers me.
8The LORD will fulfil his purpose for me;
thy steadfast love, O LORD, endures for ever.
Do not forsake the work of thy hands.

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