2. Clap your hands, all you peoples; acclaim God with shouts of joy.

3. For the Lord, the Most High, is to be feared; he is a great king all over the earth.

4. He brings peoples under our dominion and puts nations under our feet.

5. He chose our inheritance for us - the pride of Jacob whom he loves!

6. God ascends amid joyful shouts, the Lord amid trumpet blasts.

7. Sing praises to God, sing praises! Sing praises to our King, sing praises!

8. God is king of all the earth; sing to him a hymn of praise.

9. For God now rules over the nations, God reigns from his holy throne.

10. The leaders of the nations rally together with the people of the God of Abraham. For in his hands are the great of the earth, God reigns far above.

“A natureza humana também quer a sua parte. Até Maria, Mãe de Jesus, que sabia que por meio de Sua morte a humanidade seria redimida, chorou e sofreu – e como sofreu!” São Padre Pio de Pietrelcina