Psalms Chapter 138 Bible in Basic English

Psalms 138:1

<Of David.> I will give you praise with all my heart: I will make melody to you before the gods.

Psalms 138:2

I will give worship before your holy Temple, praising your name for your mercy and for your unchanging faith: for you have made your word greater than all your name.

Psalms 138:3

When my cry came to your ears you gave me an answer, and made me great with strength in my soul.

Psalms 138:4

All the kings of the earth will give you praise, O Lord, when the words of your mouth come to their ears.

Psalms 138:5

They will make songs about the ways of the Lord; for great is the glory of the Lord.

Psalms 138:6

Though the Lord is high, he sees those who are low; and he has knowledge from far off of those who are lifted up.

Psalms 138:7

Even when trouble is round me, you will give me life; your hand will be stretched out against the wrath of my haters, and your right hand will be my salvation.

Psalms 138:8

The Lord will make all things complete for me: O Lord, your mercy is eternal; do not give up the works of your hands.