PSALMS - Chapter 34

1 - I will bless the LORD at all times: his praise shall continually be in my mouth.
2 - My soul shall make her boast in the LORD: the humble shall hear thereof, and be glad.
3 - O magnify the LORD with me, and let us exalt his name together.
4 - I sought the LORD, and he heard me, and delivered me from all my fears.
5 - They looked unto him, and were lightened: and their faces were not ashamed.
6 - This poor man cried, and the LORD heard him, and saved him out of all his troubles.
7 - The angel of the LORD encampeth round about them that fear him, and delivereth them.
8 - O taste and see that the LORD is good: blessed is the man that trusteth in him.
9 - O fear the LORD, ye his saints: for there is no want to them that fear him.
10 - The young lions do lack, and suffer hunger: but they that seek the LORD shall not want any good thing.
11 - Come, ye children, hearken unto me: I will teach you the fear of the LORD.
12 - What man is he that desireth life, and loveth many days, that he may see good?
13 - Keep thy tongue from evil, and thy lips from speaking guile.
14 - Depart from evil, and do good; seek peace, and pursue it.
15 - The eyes of the LORD are upon the righteous, and his ears are open unto their cry.
16 - The face of the LORD is against them that do evil, to cut off the remembrance of them from the earth.
17 - The righteous cry, and the LORD heareth, and delivereth them out of all their troubles.
18 - The LORD is nigh unto them that are of a broken heart; and saveth such as be of a contrite spirit.
19 - Many are the afflictions of the righteous: but the LORD delivereth him out of them all.
20 - He keepeth all his bones: not one of them is broken.
21 - Evil shall slay the wicked: and they that hate the righteous shall be desolate.
22 - The LORD redeemeth the soul of his servants: and none of them that trust in him shall be desolate.