I raised my arms 1 So H: B ‘arm’. on high To the pity of the Lord, 2 Because he cast away my bonds from me; And my helper raised me up to his pity and his deliverance. 3 And I put off darkness, And put on light. 4 And my soul acquired members In which is no 2 So B: H om. ‘no’. pain, Neither distress, nor sufferings. 5 And supremely helpful to me became the thought of the Lord, And his incorruptible fellowship. 6 And I was raised up in his light, And I passed 3 So B: H ‘worked’. The only difference is the position of a point. before his face; 7 And I came near to him, Praising and thanking him. 8 He made my heart overflow, and it was found in my mouth, And it appeared on my lips; 9 And the exultation of the Lord and 4 So H: B ‘in’. his praise lit up 5 Lit. ‘became great upon’. my face. Hallelujah.