Psalms 135
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1  Hallelujah. Praise the name of Hashem; give praise, you servants of Hashem

א  הַלְלוּ יָהּ הַלְלוּ אֶת־שֵׁם יְהֹוָה הַלְלוּ עַבְדֵי יְהֹוָה׃

2  who stand in the house of Hashem, in the courts of the house of our God.

ב  שֶׁעֹמְדִים בְּבֵית יְהֹוָה בְּחַצְרוֹת בֵּית אֱלֹהֵינוּ׃

3  Praise Hashem, for Hashem is good; sing hymns to His name, for it is pleasant.

ג  הַלְלוּ־יָהּ כִּי־טוֹב יְהֹוָה זַמְּרוּ לִשְׁמוֹ כִּי נָעִים׃

4  For Hashem has chosen Yaakov for Himself, Yisrael, as His treasured possession.

ד  כִּי־יַעֲקֹב בָּחַר לוֹ יָהּ יִשְׂרָאֵל לִסְגֻלָּתוֹ׃

5  For I know that Hashem is great, that our Lord is greater than all gods.

ה  כִּי אֲנִי יָדַעְתִּי כִּי־גָדוֹל יְהֹוָה וַאֲדֹנֵינוּ מִכָּל־אֱלֹהִים׃

6  Whatever Hashem desires He does in heaven and earth, in the seas and all the depths.

ו  כֹּל אֲשֶׁר־חָפֵץ יְהֹוָה עָשָׂה בַּשָּׁמַיִם וּבָאָרֶץ בַּיַּמִּים וְכָל־תְּהוֹמוֹת׃

7  He makes clouds rise from the end of the earth; He makes lightning for the rain; He releases the wind from His vaults.

ז  מַעֲלֶה נְשִׂאִים מִקְצֵה הָאָרֶץ בְּרָקִים לַמָּטָר עָשָׂה מוֹצֵא־רוּחַ מֵאוֹצְרוֹתָיו׃

8  He struck down the first-born of Egypt, man and beast alike;

ח  שֶׁהִכָּה בְּכוֹרֵי מִצְרָיִם מֵאָדָם עַד־בְּהֵמָה׃

9  He sent signs and portents against Egypt, against Pharaoh and all his servants;

ט  שָׁלַח אֹתוֹת וּמֹפְתִים בְּתוֹכֵכִי מִצְרָיִם בְּפַרְעֹה וּבְכָל־עֲבָדָיו׃

10  He struck down many nations and slew numerous kings—

י  שֶׁהִכָּה גּוֹיִם רַבִּים וְהָרַג מְלָכִים עֲצוּמִים׃

11  Sihon, king of the Amorites, Og, king of Bashan, and all the royalty of Canaan—

יא  לְסִיחוֹן מֶלֶךְ הָאֱמֹרִי וּלְעוֹג מֶלֶךְ הַבָּשָׁן וּלְכֹל מַמְלְכוֹת כְּנָעַן׃

12  and gave their lands as a heritage, as a heritage to His people Yisrael.

יב  וְנָתַן אַרְצָם נַחֲלָה נַחֲלָה לְיִשְׂרָאֵל עַמּוֹ׃

13  Hashem, Your name endures forever, Your fame, Hashem, through all generations;

יג  יְהֹוָה שִׁמְךָ לְעוֹלָם יְהֹוָה זִכְרְךָ לְדֹר־וָדֹר׃

14  for Hashem will Champion His people, and obtain satisfaction for His servants.

יד  כִּי־יָדִין יְהֹוָה עַמּוֹ וְעַל־עֲבָדָיו יִתְנֶחָם׃

15  The idols of the nations are silver and gold, the work of men’s hands.

טו  עֲצַבֵּי הַגּוֹיִם כֶּסֶף וְזָהָב מַעֲשֵׂה יְדֵי אָדָם׃

16  They have mouths, but cannot speak; they have eyes, but cannot see;

טז  פֶּה־לָהֶם וְלֹא יְדַבֵּרוּ עֵינַיִם לָהֶם וְלֹא יִרְאוּ׃

17  they have ears, but cannot hear, nor is there breath in their mouths.

יז  אָזְנַיִם לָהֶם וְלֹא יַאֲזִינוּ אַף אֵין־יֶשׁ־רוּחַ בְּפִיהֶם׃

18  Those who fashion them, all who trust in them, shall become like them.

יח  כְּמוֹהֶם יִהְיוּ עֹשֵׂיהֶם כֹּל אֲשֶׁר־בֹּטֵחַ בָּהֶם׃

19  O house of Yisrael, bless Hashem; O house of Aharon, bless Hashem;

יט  בֵּית יִשְׂרָאֵל בָּרֲכוּ אֶת־יְהֹוָה בֵּית אַהֲרֹן בָּרֲכוּ אֶת־יְהֹוָה׃

20  O house of Levi, bless Hashem; you who fear Hashem, bless Hashem.

כ  בֵּית הַלֵּוִי בָּרֲכוּ אֶת־יְהֹוָה יִרְאֵי יְהֹוָה בָּרֲכוּ אֶת־יְהֹוָה׃

21  Blessed is Hashem from Tzion, He who dwells in Yerushalayim. Hallelujah.

ba-RUKH a-do-NAI mi-tzi-YON sho-KHAYN y’-ru-sha-LA-im ha-l’-lu-YAH

כא  בָּרוּךְ יְהֹוָה מִצִּיּוֹן שֹׁכֵן יְרוּשָׁלָ ִם הַלְלוּ־יָהּ׃

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  • Keith Depp

    Praise His holy name!

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