Psalms 30

Book of Psalms - Chapter 30

Psalms 30:1

I will extol you, the LORD, for you have raised me up, and have not made my foes to rejoice over me.

Psalms 30:2

the LORD my God, I cried to you, and you have healed me.

Psalms 30:3

the LORD, you have brought up my soul from Sheol. You have kept me alive, that I should not go down to the pit.

Psalms 30:4

Sing praise to the LORD, you saints of his. Give thanks to his holy name.

Psalms 30:5

For his anger is but for a moment. His favor is for a lifetime. Weeping may stay for the night, but joy comes in the morning.

Psalms 30:6

As for me, I said in my prosperity, "I shall never be moved."

Psalms 30:7

You, the LORD, when you favored me, made my mountain stand strong; but when you hid your face, I was troubled.

Psalms 30:8

I cried to you, the LORD. To the LORD I made supplication:

Psalms 30:9

"What profit is there in my destruction, if I go down to the pit? Shall the dust praise you? Shall it declare your truth?

Psalms 30:10

Hear, the LORD, and have mercy on me. the LORD, be my helper."

Psalms 30:11

You have turned my mourning into dancing for me. You have removed my sackcloth, and clothed me with gladness,

Psalms 30:12

To the end that my heart may sing praise to you, and not be silent. the LORD my God, I will give thanks to you forever! For the Chief Musician. A Psalm by David.