A.(1) O give thanks unto the LORD;
B.call upon his name:
C. make known his deeds among the people.
D.(2) Sing unto him, sing psalms unto him:
C’. talk ye of all his wondrous works.
B’.(3) Glory ye in his holy name:
A’. let the heart of them rejoice that seek the LORD.
2A.(11) Saying, Unto thee will I give the land of Canaan, the lot of your inheritance: (12) When they were but a few men in number; yea, very few, and strangers in it.
2B.(13) When they went from one nation to another, from one kingdom to another people;He suffered no man to do them wrong: yea, he reproved kings for their sakes; (15) Saying, Touch not mine anointed, and do my prophets no harm.
2 C. (16) Moreover he called for a famine upon the land: he brake the whole staff of bread. (17) He sent a man before them, even Joseph, who was sold for a servant:
2D.(18) Whose feet they hurt with fetters: he was laid in iron:
2E.(19) Until the time that his word came: the word of the LORD tried him.
2D’.(20) The king sent and loosed him; even the ruler of the people, and let him go free.
2 C’.(21) He made him lord of his house, and ruler of all his substance: (22) To bind his princes at his pleasure; and teach his senators wisdom.
2B’.(23) Israel also came into Egypt; and Jacob sojourned in the land of Ham.
2A’.(24) And he increased his people greatly; and made them stronger than their enemies.