1 Oh, asing to the Lord a new song!
For He has bdone marvelous things;
His right hand and His holy arm have gained Him the victory.
2 cThe Lord has made known His salvation;
eAll the ends of the earth have seen the salvation of our God.
Break forth in song, rejoice, and sing praises.
With the harp and the sound of a psalm,
Shout joyfully before the Lord, the King.
The world and those who dwell in it;
Let the hills be joyful together before the Lord,
9 fFor He is coming to judge the earth.
With righteousness He shall judge the world,
And the peoples with 2equity.
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