King James Version (KJV)
1. I love the LORD, because he hath heard my voice and my supplications.2. Because he hath inclined his ear unto me, therefore will I call upon him as long as I live. as long…: Heb. in my days3. The sorrows of death compassed me, and the pains of hell gat hold upon me: I found trouble and sorrow. gat…: Heb. found me4. Then called I upon the name of the LORD; O LORD, I beseech thee, deliver my soul.5. Gracious is the LORD, and righteous; yea, our God is merciful.6. The LORD preserveth the simple: I was brought low, and he helped me.7. Return unto thy rest, O my soul; for the LORD hath dealt bountifully with thee.8. For thou hast delivered my soul from death, mine eyes from tears, and my feet from falling.9. I will walk before the LORD in the land of the living.10. I believed, therefore have I spoken: I was greatly afflicted:11. I said in my haste, All men are liars.12. What shall I render unto the LORD for all his benefits toward me?13. I will take the cup of salvation, and call upon the name of the LORD.14. I will pay my vows unto the LORD now in the presence of all his people.15. Precious in the sight of the LORD is the death of his saints.16. O LORD, truly I am thy servant; I am thy servant, and the son of thine handmaid: thou hast loosed my bonds.17. I will offer to thee the sacrifice of thanksgiving, and will call upon the name of the LORD.18. I will pay my vows unto the LORD now in the presence of all his people,19. In the courts of the LORD’s house, in the midst of thee, O Jerusalem. Praise ye the LORD.