Psalm for Thursday in the Second Week of Advent
Psalm 145:1-4, 8-13
1 I will exalt you, O God my King,*
and bless your Name for ever and ever.
2 Every day will I bless you*
and praise your Name for ever and ever.
3 Great is the LORD and greatly to be praised;*
there is no end to his greatness.
4 One generation shall praise your works to another*
and shall declare your power.
8 The LORD is gracious and full of compassion,*
slow to anger and of great kindness.
9 The LORD is loving to everyone*
and his compassion is over all his works.
10 All your works praise you, O LORD,*
and your faithful servants bless you.
11 They make known the glory of your kingdom*
and speak of your power.
12 That the peoples may know of your power*
and the glorious splendor of your kingdom.
13 Your kingdom is an everlasting kingdom;*
your dominion endures throughout all ages.