Listen O Eternal One, to my cry for justice; these words are true—turn Your ear towards me.
May you be made strong with all the strength that comes from his glorious power.
I lift up my eyes to the hills-- from where will my help come? My help comes from the LORD, who made heaven and earth.
From Jeremiah 8, "My joy is gone, grief is upon me, my heart is sick. For the hurt of my poor people I am hurt, I mourn, and dismay has taken hold of me."
Bless our God, O peoples, let the sound of his praise be heard. He has kept us among the living. He has not let our feet slip.
Restore us again, O God of our salvation, and put away your indignation toward us.
Now faith is being sure of what we hope for and certain of what we do not see. This is what the ancients were commended for.
The vineyard of the LORD Almighty is the house of Israel, and the men of Judah are the garden of his delight. And he looked for justice, but saw bloodshed; for righteousness, but heard cries of distress.
"May God be gracious to us and bless us and make his face to shine upon us, that your way may be known upon earth, your saving power among all nations."
Celebrate and rejoice, because our sister was dead and has come to life; she was lost and has been found
"Blessed are you who are poor, for yours is the kingdom of God. Blessed are you who are hungry now, for you will be filled. Blessed are you who weep now, for you will laugh."
"I will make you renowned and praised among all the peoples of the earth, when I restore your fortunes before your eyes, says the LORD."
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Music by Lori Chaffer
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