1 I love Jehovah, because He has heard my voice and my supplications.
2 Because He has extended His ear to me, therefore I will call upon Him all my days.
3 The bands of death have encompassed me, and the distress of Sheol has fallen upon me; I found trouble and sorrow.
4 Then I called upon the name of Jehovah: O Jehovah, I beseech You, deliver my soul!
5 Gracious is Jehovah, and righteous; yea, our God is merciful.
6 Jehovah protects the simple; I was brought low, and He saved me.
7 Return to your rest, O my soul, for Jehovah has dealt bountifully with you.
8 For You have delivered my soul from death, my eyes from tears, and my feet from
9 I will walk before Jehovah in the land of the living.
10 I had been certain, therefore I spoke; I have been greatly afflicted.
11 I said in my haste, All men are liars.
12 What shall I return unto Jehovah for all His benefits toward me?
13 I will take up the cup of salvation, and call upon the name of Jehovah.
14 I will make good my vows unto Jehovah now in the presence of all His people.
15 Precious in the sight of Jehovah is the death of His saints.
16 O Jehovah, truly I am Your servant; I am Your servant, the son of Your handmaid;
You have loosed my bonds.
17 I will offer to You the sacrifice of thanksgiving, and will call upon the name of
18 I will make good my vows unto Jehovah now in the presence of all His people,
19 in the courts of the house of Jehovah, in the midst of you, O Jerusalem. Praise YAH!