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Psalm 146 (147A)

The Lord's goodness and power
“You, O God, we worship; you, O Lord, we adore.”

Praise the Lord for he is good;
  sing to our God for he is loving:
  to him our praise is due.

The Lord builds up Jerusalem
  and brings back Israel’s exiles,
he heals the broken-hearted,
  he binds up all their wounds.
He fixes the number of the stars;
  he calls each one by its name.

Our Lord is great and almighty;
  his wisdom can never be measured.
The Lord raises the lowly;
  he humbles the wicked to the dust.
O sing to the Lord giving thanks;
  sing psalms to our God with the harp.

He covers the heavens with clouds;
  he prepares the rain for the earth,
making mountains sprout with grass
  and with plants to serve man’s needs.
He provides the beasts with their food
  and young ravens that call upon him.

His delight is not in horses
  nor his pleasure in warriors’ strength.
The Lord delights in those who revere him,
  in those who wait for his love.