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Jehovah’s Witnesses


Online Bible


Psalms 145:1-21


  • Praising God, the great King

    • ‘I will declare God’s greatness’ (6)

    • “Jehovah is good to all” (9)

    • “Your loyal ones will praise you” (10)

    • God’s eternal kingship (13)

    • God’s hand satisfies all (16)

A praise of David. א [Aleph]
145  I will exalt you, O my God the King,+ I will praise your name forever and ever.+
ב [Beth]
  All day long I will praise you;+ I will praise your name forever and ever.+
ג [Gimel]
  Jehovah is great and most worthy of praise;+ His greatness is unsearchable.*+
ד [Daleth]
  Generation after generation will praise your works; They will tell about your mighty acts.+
ה [He]
  Of the glorious splendor of your majesty they will speak+ And on your wonderful works I will meditate.
ו [Waw]
  They will speak about your awe-inspiring deeds,* And I will declare your greatness.
ז [Zayin]
  They will bubble over as they recall your abundant goodness,+ And they will shout joyfully because of your righteousness.+
ח [Heth]
  Jehovah is compassionate* and merciful,+ Slow to anger and great in loyal love.+
ט [Teth]
  Jehovah is good to all,+ And his mercy is evident in all his works.
י [Yod]
10  All your works will glorify you, O Jehovah,+ And your loyal ones will praise you.+
כ [Kaph]
11  They will proclaim the glory of your kingship+ And speak about your mightiness,+
ל [Lamed]
12  To make known to men your mighty acts+ And the glorious splendor of your kingship.+
מ [Mem]
13  Your kingship is an eternal kingship, And your dominion endures throughout all generations.+
ס [Samekh]
14  Jehovah supports all who are falling+ And raises up all who are bowed down.+
ע [Ayin]
15  All eyes look hopefully to you; You give them their food in its season.+
פ [Pe]
16  You open your hand And satisfy the desire of every living thing.+
צ [Tsade]
17  Jehovah is righteous in all his ways+ And loyal in all that he does.+
ק [Qoph]
18  Jehovah is near to all those calling on him,+ To all who call on him in truth.*+
ר [Resh]
19  He satisfies the desire of those who fear him;+ He hears their cry for help, and he rescues them.+
ש [Shin]
20  Jehovah guards all those who love him,+ But all the wicked he will annihilate.+
ת [Taw]
21  My mouth will declare the praise of Jehovah;+ Let every living thing* praise his holy name forever and ever.+


Or “beyond understanding.”
Or “power.”
Or “gracious.”
Or “in sincerity.”
Lit., “all flesh.”