All 1 So H: B ‘All of us’. his children will 2 The verbs in this verse could express a wish. praise the Lord, And they will 3 So H:B ‘we shall’. receive the truth of his faith; 2 And his sons will be known to him: 4 B originally read ‘And they will be known to his sons’. Therefore let us sing in his love. 3 We live 5 So H: B ‘rejoice’. in the Lord by his grace, And we receive life through his Christ. 4 For a great day has shone upon us, And marvellous is he who gave us 6 B om. ‘us’. of his praises. 5 Let us all, therefore, join together in the name of the Lord, And let us honour him in his goodness; 6 And let our faces shine in his light, And let our hearts meditate in his love, By night and by day: 7 Let us exult on account of the exultation of the Lord. 8 All those who see me will marvel, Because I am of another race; 9 For the Father of truth remembered me — He who possessed me from the beginning; 10 For his wealth gave me birth, And the thought of his heart. 11 And his Word is with us all along our way, The deliverer who gives new life to us does not reject our souls — 12 The man who was brought low, And was raised up in his righteousness. 13 The Son of the Most High appeared In the perfection of his Father; 14 And the light dawned from the Word, That was 7 Or ‘came into being’. beforehand in him. 15 The Christ is one in truth, And was known from before the foundation of the world, 16 That he might give new life to souls for ever in the truth of his name. Let there be a new song of praise to the Lord from those who love him. Hallelujah.