1. The LORD reigns; let the earth rejoice; let the many coastlands be glad!

2. Clouds and thick darkness are round about him; righteousness and justice are the foundation of his throne.

3. Fire goes before him, and burns up his adversaries round about.

4. His lightnings lighten the world; the earth sees and trembles.

5. The mountains melt like wax before the LORD, before the Lord of all the earth.

6. The heavens proclaim his righteousness; and all the peoples behold his glory.

7. All worshipers of images are put to shame, who make their boast in worthless idols; all gods bow down before him.

8. Zion hears and is glad, and the daughters of Judah rejoice, because of thy judgments, O God.

9. For thou, O LORD, art most high over all the earth; thou art exalted far above all gods.

10. The LORD loves those who hate evil; he preserves the lives of his saints; he delivers them from the hand of the wicked.

11. Light dawns for the righteous, and joy for the upright in heart.

12. Rejoice in the LORD, O you righteous, and give thanks to his holy name!

“Se precisamos ter paciência para suportar os defeitos dos outros, quanto mais ainda precisamos para tolerar nossos próprios defeitos!” São Padre Pio de Pietrelcina