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Yahweh Is Great
1Hallelujah!
Praise the name of Yahweh.
Give praise, you servants of Yahweh # Ps 113:1; 134:1
2who stand in the house of Yahweh,
in the courts of the house of our God. # Ps 92:13; 116:19
3Praise Yahweh, for Yahweh is good;
sing praise to His name, for it is delightful. # Ps 100:5; 147:1
4For Yahweh has chosen Jacob for Himself,
Israel as His treasured possession. # Ex 19:5; Dt 7:6-7; 10:15
5For I know that Yahweh is great;
our Lord is greater than all gods. # Ps 95:3; 97:9
6Yahweh does whatever He pleases
in heaven and on earth,
in the seas and all the depths. # Ps 115:3; Is 45:7; Lm 3:37-38; Dn 4:35
7He causes the clouds to rise from the ends of the earth.
He makes lightning for the rain
and brings the wind from His storehouses. # Jb 28:25-26; Jr 10:13; 51:16
8He struck down the firstborn of Egypt,
both man and beast. # Ex 12:12; Ps 78:51; 105:36
9He sent signs and wonders against you, Egypt,
against Pharaoh and all his officials. # Dt 6:22; Ps 78:43
10He struck down many nations
and slaughtered mighty kings: # Ps 44:2; 136:17-22
11Sihon king of the Amorites,
Og king of Bashan,
and all the kings of Canaan. # Nm 21:21-35
12He gave their land as an inheritance,
an inheritance to His people Israel. # Dt 29:8; Ps 78:55
13Yahweh, Your name endures forever,
Your reputation, Yahweh,
through all generations. # Ex 3:15; Ps 102:12
14For Yahweh will vindicate His people
and have compassion on His servants. # Dt 32:36; Ps 90:13; 106:46
15The idols of the nations are of silver and gold,
made by human hands. # 2Kg 19:18; Is 37:19
16They have mouths but cannot speak, # Hab 2:18
eyes, but cannot see.
17They have ears but cannot hear;
indeed, there is no breath in their mouths. # Is 46:7
18Those who make them are just like them,
as are all who trust in them. # Ps 115:4-11
19House of Israel, praise Yahweh! # Ps 115:9; 118:2
House of Aaron, praise Yahweh! # Ps 115:10; 118:3
20House of Levi, praise Yahweh!
You who revere the Lord, praise the Lord! # Ps 22:23; 115:11; 118:4
21May the Lord be praised from Zion; # Ps 128:5
He dwells in Jerusalem. # Ps 132:13-14
Hallelujah!