Arise, God, defend Your cause! Remember the insults that fools bring against You all day long.
God of our salvation, help us-- for the glory of Your name. Deliver us and atone for our sins, because of Your name.
Why should the nations ask, "Where is their God?" Before our eyes, let vengeance for the shed blood of Your servants be known among the nations.
When the Canaanites and all who live in the land hear about this, they will surround us and wipe out our name from the earth. Then what will You do about Your great name?"
I will act for My own sake, indeed, My own, for how can I be defiled? I will not give My glory to another.
But I acted because of My name, so that it would not be profaned in the eyes of the nations in whose sight I had brought them out.
It is not for your sake that I will act"-- the declaration of the Lord God-- "let this be known to you. Be ashamed and humiliated because of your ways, house of Israel!
Lord, hear! Lord, forgive! Lord, listen and act! My God, for Your own sake, do not delay, because Your city and Your people are called by Your name.
to the praise of His glorious grace that He favored us with in the Beloved.
the 24 elders fall down before the One seated on the throne, worship the One who lives forever and ever, cast their crowns before the throne, and say:
Our Lord and God, You are worthy to receive glory and honor and power, because You have created all things, and because of Your will they exist and were created.
for thy mercy
May he sit enthroned before God forever; appoint faithful love and truth to guard him.
[A Maskil of Ethan the Ezrahite.] I will sing about the LORD's faithful love forever; with my mouth I will proclaim Your faithfulness to all generations.
For I will declare, "Faithful love is built up forever; You establish Your faithfulness in the heavens."
You will show loyalty to Jacob and faithful love to Abraham, as You swore to our fathers from days long ago.
for although the law was given through Moses; grace and truth came through Jesus Christ.
Now I say that Christ has become a servant of the circumcised on behalf of the truth of God, to confirm the promises to the fathers,
and so that Gentiles may glorify God for His mercy. As it is written: Therefore I will praise You among the Gentiles, and I will sing psalms to Your name.