Happy are they who delightAuthor: Hal H. Hopson
Tune: [Happy are they who delight]
Published in 2 hymnals
Audio files: MIDI
Happy are they who delight,
who delight in the law of God.
1 Praise the LORD!
Happy are those who fear the LORD,
who greatly delight in his commandments.
2 Their descendants will be mighty in the land;
the generation of the upright will be blessed.
3 Wealth and riches are in their houses,
and their righteousness endures forever.
4 They rise in the darkness as a light for the upright;
they are gracious, merciful, and righteous.
5 It is well with those who deal generously and lend,
who conduct their affairs with justice.
6 For the righteous will never be moved;
they will be remembered forever.
7 They are not afraid of evil tidings;
their hearts are firm, secure in the LORD.
8 Their hearts are steady, they will not be afraid;
in the end they will look in triumph on their foes.
9 They have distributed freely, they have given to the
their righteousness endures forever;
their horn is exalted in honor.
10 The wicked see it and are angry;
they gnash their teeth and melt away;
the desire of the wicked comes to nothing.
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|Sing! A New Creation #273||Happy are they who delight||Psalm 112||[Happy are they who delight]||Hal H. Hopson, b. 1933||Psalm 112||2002||Service ||