30:1 A Psalm [and] Song, [at] the dedication of the house of
David. I will extol thee, O LORD; for thou hast lifted me up,
and hast not made my foes to rejoice over me.
30:2 O LORD my God, I cried to thee, and thou hast healed me.
30:3 O LORD, thou hast brought up my soul from the grave: thou
hast kept me alive, that I should not go down to the pit.
30:4 Sing to the LORD, O ye saints of his, and give thanks at
the remembrance of his holiness.
30:5 For his anger [endureth but] a moment; in his favor [is]
life: weeping may endure for a night, but joy [cometh] in the
30:6 And in my prosperity I said, I shall never be moved.
30:7 LORD, by thy favor thou hast made my mountain to stand
strong: thou didst hide thy face, [and] I was troubled.
30:8 I cried to thee, O LORD; and to the LORD I made
30:9 What profit [is there] in my blood, when I go down to the
pit? Shall the dust praise thee? shall it declare thy truth?
30:10 Hear, O LORD, and have mercy upon me: LORD, be thou my
30:11 Thou hast turned for me my mourning into dancing: thou
hast put off my sackcloth, and girded me with gladness;
30:12 To the end that [my] glory may sing praise to thee, and
not be silent. O LORD my God, I will give thanks to thee for