Psalm 95. Venite, exultemus.
O COME, let us sing unto the LORD; * let us heartily rejoice
in the strength of our salvation.
2 Let us come before his presence with thanksgiving; * and show
ourselves glad in him with psalms.
3 For the LORD is a great God; * and a great King above all gods.
4 In his hand are all the corners of the earth; * and the strength
of the hills is his also.
5 The sea is his, and he made it; * and his hands prepared the
6 O come, let us worship and fall down, * and kneel before the
LORD our Maker.
7 For he is the Lord our God; * and we are the people of his
pasture, and the sheep of his hand.
8 To-day if ye will hear his voice, harden not your hearts *
as in the provocation, and as in the day of temptation in the
9 When your fathers tempted me, * proved me, and saw my works.
10 Forty years long was I grieved with this generation, and said,
* It is a people that do err in their hearts, for they have not
known my ways:
11 Unto whom I sware in my wrath, * that they should not enter
into my rest.