Of David when he changed his countenance before Abimelech, who expelled him, and he departed
1 I will bless Jehovah at all times: Continually his praise shall be in my mouth.
2 In Jehovah make her boast shall my soul: Hear shall the humble and be glad.
3 Magnify? Jehovah with me, And let us exalt his name together.
4 I sought. Jehovah, and he answered me, And from all my fears he delivered me.
5 They shall look to him, and shall flow to him, And their faces shall not he ashamed.
6 This poor man cried,: and Jehovah heard him, And from all his distresses saved him.
7 Encamp doth the angel of Jehovah about those who fear him, And will deliver them.
8 Taste ye and see that good is Jehovah: Blessed is the man who trusteth in him.
9 Fear Jehovah, ye saints of his; For nothing is lacking to those who fear him.
10 The young lions suffer want and are famished: But those who fear Jehovah shall not want any good thing.
11 Come ye children, hearken to me, The fear of Jehovah I will teach you.
12 Who is the man that desireth life, Loving days in which he may see good?
13 Keep thy tongue from evil, And thy lips from speaking deceit.
14 Depart from evil, and do good; Seek peace, and pursue it.
15 The eyes of Jehovah are upon the righteous, And his ears [are open] to their cry.
16 The face of Jehovah is upon those who do evil, To blot out from the earth their remembrance.
17 They cried, and Jehovah heard them, And from all their distresses he delivered them.
18 Near is Jehovah to the broken in heart; The contrite in spirit he will save.
19 Many are the afflictions of the righteous; But from them all deliver him will Jehovah.
20 He keepeth all his bones: One of them is not broken.
21 That malice shall slay the wicked, And those who hate the righteous shall be destroyed.
22 Redeem doth, Jehovah the soul of his servants, And they shall not perish who confide in him.