cMake known His deeds among the peoples.
2 Sing to Him, asing praises to Him;
3 1Glory in His holy name;
Let the aheart of those who seek the Lord be glad.
4 Seek the Lord and aHis strength;
bSeek His face continually.
6 O seed of aAbraham, His servant,
His ajudgments are in all the earth.
8 He has aremembered His covenant forever,
The word which He commanded to a bthousand generations,
9 The acovenant which He made with Abraham,
And His boath to Isaac.
10 Then He aconfirmed it to Jacob for a statute,
To Israel as an everlasting covenant,
11 Saying, “aTo you I will give the land of Canaan
12 When they were only a afew men in number,
Very few, and bstrangers in it.
From one kingdom to another people.
14 He apermitted no man to oppress them,
And He breproved kings for their sakes:
15 “aDo not touch My anointed ones,
And do My prophets no harm.”
16 And He acalled for a famine upon the land;
He bbroke the whole staff of bread.
17 He asent a man before them,
Joseph, who was bsold as a slave.
18 They afflicted his afeet with fetters,
1He himself was laid in irons;
19 Until the time that his aword came to pass,
20 The aking sent and released him,
The ruler of peoples, and set him free.
21 He amade him lord of his house
And ruler over all his possessions,
That he might teach his elders wisdom.
23 aIsrael also came into Egypt;
Thus Jacob bsojourned in the land of Ham.
24 And He acaused His people to be very fruitful,
And made them stronger than their adversaries.
25 He aturned their heart to hate His people,
To bdeal craftily with His servants.
26 He asent Moses His servant,
And bAaron, whom He had chosen.
And miracles in the land of Ham.
28 He asent darkness and made it dark;
And they did not brebel against His words.
29 He aturned their waters into blood
And caused their fish to die.
30 Their land swarmed with afrogs
Even in the bchambers of their kings.
31 He spoke, and there came a aswarm of flies
And bgnats in all their territory.
And flaming fire in their land.
33 He astruck down their vines also and their fig trees,
And shattered the trees of their territory.
34 He spoke, and alocusts came,
And young locusts, even without number,
And ate up the fruit of their ground.
36 He also astruck down all the firstborn in their land,
The bfirst fruits of all their vigor.
37 Then He brought them out with asilver and gold,
And among His tribes there was not one who stumbled.
38 Egypt was aglad when they departed,
For the bdread of them had fallen upon them.
And bfire to illumine by night.
2It ran in the dry places like a river.
42 For He aremembered His holy word
With Abraham His servant;
His chosen ones with a joyful ashout.
That they bmight take possession of the fruit of the peoples’ labor,
45 So that they might akeep His statutes
And observe His laws,
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