Leader: HALLELUJAH. Praise, O ye servants of the Lord, Praise the name of the Lord.
Company: Blessed be the name of the LordFrom this time forth and for ever.
Leader: From the rising of the sun unto the going down thereof The Lord's name is to be praised.
Company: The Lord is high above all nations, His glory is above the heavens.
Leader: Who is like unto the Lord our God, That is enthroned on high,
Company: That looketh down low Upon heaven and upon earth?
Leader: Who raiseth up the poor out of the dust, And lifteth up the needy out of the dunghill;
Company: That He may set him with princes, Even with the princes of His people.
Leader: Who maketh the barren woman to dwell in her house As a joyful mother of children.