Psalm 111 (Vulgate 110)
Alleluia reversionis Aggei et Zacchariae
Praise ye the Lord
Confitebor tibi Domino in toto corde meo
I will praise the Lord with [my] whole heart,
in consilio iustorum et congregatione
in the assembly of the upright, and [in] the congregation.
magna opera Domini
The works of the Lord [are] great,
exquisita in omnes voluntates eius
sought out of all them that have pleasure therein.
confessio et magnificentia opus eius
His work [is] honourable and glorious:
et iustitia eius manet in saeculum saeculi
and his righteousness endureth for ever.
memoriam fecit mirabilium suorum
He hath made his wonderful works to be remembered:
misericors et miserator Dominus
the Lord [is] gracious and full of compassion.
escam dedit timentibus se
He hath given meat unto them that fear him:
memor erit in saeculum testamenti sui
he will ever be mindful of his covenant.
virtutem operum suorum adnuntiabit populo suo
He hath shewed his people the power of his works,
ut det illis hereditatem gentium
that he may give them the heritage of the heathen.
opera manuum eius veritas et iudicium
The works of his hands [are] verity and judgment:
fidelia omnia mandata eius
all his commandments [are] sure.
confirmata in saeculum saeculi
They stand fast for ever and ever,
facta in veritate et aequitate
[and are] done in truth and uprightness.
redemptionem misit populo suo
He sent redemption unto his people:
mandavit in aeternum testamentum suum
he hath commanded his covenant for ever:
sanctum et terribile nomen eius
holy and reverend [is] his name.
initium sapientiae timor Domini
The fear of the Lord [is] the beginning of wisdom:
intellectus bonus omnibus facientibus eum
a good understanding have all they that do [his commandments]:
laudatio eius manet in saeculum saeculi
his praise endureth for ever.