Psalm 121 Levavi oculos
I lift up my eyes to the hills; *
from where is my help to come?
My help comes from the LORD, *
the maker of heaven and earth.
He will not let your foot be moved *
and he who watches over you
will not fall asleep.
Behold, he who keeps watch over Israel *
shall neither slumber
The LORD himself watches over you; *
the LORD is your shade at
your right hand,
So that the sun shall not strike you by day, *
nor the moon by
The LORD shall preserve you from all evil; *
it is he who shall
keep you safe.
The LORD shall watch over your going out and your coming in, *
from this time forth for evermore.
Psalm 130De profundis
Out of the depths have I called to you, O LORD;
LORD, hear my
let your ears consider well the voice of my supplication.
If you, LORD, were to note what is done amiss, *
O Lord, who
For there is forgiveness with you; *
therefore you shall be
I wait for the LORD; my soul waits for him; *
in his word is my
My soul waits for the LORD,
more than watchmen for the morning,
more than watchmen for the morning.
O Israel, wait for the LORD, *
for with the LORD there is mercy;
With him there is plenteous redemption, *
and he shall redeem
Israel from all their sins.
Psalm 146Lauda, anima mea
Praise the LORD, O my soul! *
I will praise the
LORD as long as I live;
I will sing praises to my God while I have
Put not your trust in rulers, nor in any child of earth, *
there is no help in them.
When they breathe their last, they return to earth, *
that day their thoughts perish.
Happy are they who have the God of Jacob for their help! *
hope is in the LORD their God;
Who made heaven and earth, the seas, and all that is in them; *
who keeps his promise for ever;
Who gives justice to those who are oppressed, *
and food to
those who hunger.
The LORD sets the prisoners free; the LORD opens the eyes of the
the LORD lifts up those who are bowed down;
The LORD loves the righteous; the LORD cares for the stranger; *
he sustains the orphan and widow,
but frustrates the way of the
The LORD shall reign for ever, *
your God, O Zion, throughout