Psalm 65

1 A melody of David. A song.
Praise awaits you, O God, in Zion; We will pay our vows to you.

2 O Hearer of prayer, to you people of all sorts will come.

3 My errors have overwhelmed me, But you cover over our transgressions.

4 Happy is the one whom you choose and bring near To reside in your courtyards. We will be satisfied with the goodness of your house, Your holy temple.

5 You will answer us with awe-inspiring deeds of righteousness, O God of our salvation; You are the Confidence of all the ends of the earth And of those distant across the sea.

6 You firmly established the mountains by your power; You are clothed with mightiness.

7 You calm the raging seas, The crash of their waves and the turmoil of the nations.

8 The inhabitants of remote places will be awestruck by your signs; You will cause those from the sunrise to the sunset to shout joyfully.

9 You care for the earth, Making it abundantly fruitful and very rich. The stream from God is full of water; You provide grain for them, For that is how you prepared the earth.

10 You drench its furrows and level off its plowed soil; You soften it with showers of rain; you bless its growth.

11 You crown the year with your goodness; Your tracks overflow with abundance.

12 The pastures of the wilderness keep overflowing, And the hills are clothed with joyfulness.

13 The pastures are covered with flocks, And the valleys are carpeted with grain. They shout in triumph, yes, they sing.