116:1 I love Jehovah, because he heareth My voice and my supplications.
116:2 Because he hath inclined his ear unto me, Therefore will I call `upon him' as long as I live.
116:3 The cords of death compassed me, And the pains of Sheol gat hold upon me: I found trouble and sorrow.
116:4 Then called I upon the name of Jehovah: O Jehovah, I beseech thee, deliver my soul.
116:5 Gracious is Jehovah, and righteous; Yea, our God is merciful.
116:6 Jehovah preserveth the simple: I was brought low, and he saved me.
116:7 Return unto thy rest, O my soul; For Jehovah hath dealt bountifully with thee.
116:8 For thou hast delivered my soul from death, Mine eyes from tears, `And' my feet from falling.
116:9 I will walk before Jehovah In the land of the living.
116:10 I believe, for I will speak: I was greatly afflicted:
116:11 I said in my haste, All men are liars.
116:12 What shall I render unto Jehovah For all his benefits toward me?
116:13 I will take the cup of salvation, And call upon the name of Jehovah.
116:14 I will pay my vows unto Jehovah, Yea, in the presence of all his people.
116:15 Precious in the sight of Jehovah Is the death of his saints.
116:16 O Jehovah, truly I am thy servant: I am thy servant, the son of thy handmaid; Thou hast loosed my bonds.
116:17 I will offer to thee the sacrifice of thanksgiving, And will call upon the name of Jehovah.
116:18 I will pay my vows unto Jehovah, Yea, in the presence of all his people,
116:19 In the courts of Jehovah's house, In the midst of thee, O Jerusalem. Praise ye Jehovah.