Old Testament Psalms

01 Blessed are the righteous-The ungodly will perish. 02 A messianic psalm-The heathen will rage against the Lord's anointed-The Lord speaks of his Son, whom he has begotten. 03 David cries unto the Lord and is heard-Salvation is of the Lord. 04 David pleads for mercy-He counsels, Put your trust in the Lord. 05 David asks the Lord to hear his voice-The Lord hates workers of iniquity-He blesses and shields the righteous. 06 David cries unto the Lord for mercy-He asks to be healed and saved. 07 David trusts in the Lord, who will judge the people-God is angry with the wicked. 08 A messianic psalm of David-He says that babes and children praise the Lord-He asks, What is man, that thou art mindful of him? 09 A messianic psalm of David-He praises the Lord for rebuking the nations-The Lord will judge the world in righteousness-He will dwell in Zion 10 David speaks of various acts of the wicked-God is not in their thoughts-But the Lord is King forever and ever-He will judge the 11 David rejoices that the Lord is in his holy temple-The Lord tests the righteous and hates the wicked. 12 David decries flattering lips and proud tongues-He says, The words of the Lord are pure words. 13 David trusts in the Lord's mercy and rejoices in his salvation. 14 David says, The fool has said in his heart, there is no God-Israel will rejoice in the day of restoration. 15 David asks, Who will dwell in the Lord's holy hill?-He answers, The righteous, the upright, and those with integrity. 16 A messianic psalm of David-He rejoices in the Saints who are on the earth, in his own future redemption from hell, in the fact that God will not 17 David pleads with the Lord to hear his voice and to preserve him from men of the world-David hopes to behold the Lord's face in righteousness. 18 David praises the Lord for his greatness and preserving care-The Lord's way is perfect-The Lord has given marvelous blessings-David testifies 19 David testifies, The heavens declare the glory of God, the law of the Lord is perfect, and the judgments of the Lord are true and righteous altogether. 20 David prays that the Lord will hear in time of trouble-The Lord saves his anointed. 21 A messianic psalm of David-He tells of the glory of the great King-The King will triumph over all his enemies-Their evil designs will fail. 22 A messianic psalm of David-He foretells events in the Messiah's life-The Messiah will say, My God, my God, why hast thou forsaken me?-They 23 David declares, The Lord is my shepherd. 24 David testifies, The earth is the Lord's and the fulness thereof, he who has clean hands and a pure heart will ascend unto the hill of the Lord, and the 25 David pleads for truth and asks for pardon-Mercy and truth are for those who keep the commandments. 26 David says that he has walked in integrity and obedience-He loves the Lord's house. 27 David says, The Lord is my light and my salvation-He desires to dwell in the house of the Lord forever-He counsels, Wait on the Lord and be of 28 David pleads with the Lord to hear his voice and grant his petitions-David prays, Save thy people and bless thine inheritance. 29 David counsels, Worship the Lord in the beauty of holiness-David sets forth the wonder and power of the voice of the Lord. 30 David sings praises and gives thanks to the Lord-David pleads for mercy. 31 David trusts in the Lord and rejoices in his mercy-Speaking as the Messiah he says, Into thine hand I commit my spirit-He counsels, O love 32 David says, Blessed is the man unto whom the Lord imputes not iniquity-David acknowledges his sin-He recommends that the righteous be glad 33 Rejoice in the Lord-Sing unto him a new song-He loves righteousness and judgment-Blessed is the nation whose God is the Lord. 34 David blesses the Lord at all times-He counsels, Keep your tongue from evil; do good and seek peace-He says that not one of the Messiah's bones 35 David complains of his enemies and their wrong dealings-He asks the Lord to judge him according to his righteousness. 36 David praises the Lord for his mercy, his righteousness, and his loving kindness-The fountain of life is with the Lord. 37 David counsels, Trust in the Lord and do good-Rest in the Lord and wait patiently for him-Cease from anger and forsake wrath-The meek 38 David sorrows for his sins-They rest as a disease upon him-He asks the Lord to be compassionate. 39 David seeks to control his tongue-Man is altogether vanity-He is a stranger and a sojourner on the earth. 40 A messianic psalm of David-The Messiah will come and preach righteousness-He will declare salvation-The righteous will say, The 41 David says, Blessed is he who considers the poor-The treachery of Judas is foretold. 42 The souls of the righteous thirst for God-The wicked say, Where is your God? 43 The righteous praise God and cry, Send out thy light and thy truth. 44 The Saints praise the Lord and boast in his name forever-They are persecuted, maligned, and considered as sheep for the slaughter. 45 A messianic psalm-The Messiah is fairer than the children of men-He is anointed with the oil of gladness above his fellows-His name will be 46 God is our refuge and strength-He dwells in his city, does marvelous things, and says, Be still and know that I am God. 47 The Lord is King over all the earth-Sing praises to his name, for he reigns over all. 48 Zion, the city of God, the joy of the whole earth, will be established forever. 49 Men cannot be ransomed or redeemed by wealth-God alone can redeem a soul from the grave-The glory of a rich man ceases with his death. 50 Asaph speaks of the Second Coming-The Lord accepts the sacrifices of the righteous and will deliver them-Those whose conduct is right will see 51 David pleads for forgiveness after he went in to Bathsheba-He pleads, Create in me a clean heart, and renew a right spirit within me. 52 David says that wicked tongues devise mischief and the wicked trust in riches-The Saints trust in the mercy of God forever. 53 David says, The fool says there is no God-There is none who does good-Gathered Israel will rejoice. 54 David pleads for salvation and promises to serve God. 55 David prays morning, noon, and night-He seeks protection and help against his enemies. 56 David seeks mercy, trusts in and praises the Lord, and thanks him for deliverance. 57 David pleads for mercy and acclaims the glory and exaltation of God. 58 David reproves wicked judges-They go astray and speak lies. 59 David prays to be delivered from his enemies-God rules in Jacob unto the ends of the earth. 60 David says that the Lord has scattered his people-The Lord places Ephraim at the head and makes Judah his lawgiver. 61 David finds shelter in the Lord, abides in his presence, and keeps his own vows. 62 David praises God as his defense, his rock, and his salvation-The Lord judges men according to their works. 63 David thirsts for God, whom he praises with joyful lips. 64 David prays for safety-The righteous will be glad in heart. 65 David speaks of the blessedness of God's chosen-The Lord sends rain and good things upon the earth. 66 Praise and worship the Lord-He tests and tries men-Sacrifices are to be offered in his house. 67 A messianic psalm-The Lord will cause his face to shine upon men-He will judge and govern in righteousness. 68 A messianic psalm of David-He extols Jah-The Lord gave the word-He takes captivity captive-He delivers us from death-Sing praises unto the Lord. 69 A messianic psalm of David-The zeal of the Lord's house has eaten him up-Reproach has broken his heart-He is given gall and vinegar to drink 70 David proclaims, Let God be magnified. 71 David praises God with thanksgiving-Who is like unto the Lord! 72 David speaks of Solomon, who is made a type of Christ-He will have dominion-His name will endure forever-All nations will call him blessed 73 God is good to Israel-The wicked and ungodly prosper in this world-They will be consumed with terrors hereafter-Those who trust in 74 O God, remember thy chosen congregation-The wicked destroy the sanctuary and burn the synagogues-O God, remember them for their 75 The righteous praise and thank the God of Jacob-They will be exalted-God is the judge, and the wicked will be condemned. 76 God is known in Judah and dwells in Zion-He will save the meek of the earth. 77 The righteous cry unto the Lord-They remember the wonders of old, how he redeemed the sons of Jacob and led Israel like a flock. 78 The Israelites are to teach the Lord's law to their children-Disobedient Israel provoked the Lord in the wilderness-The Egyptian plagues are recounted 79 The heathen nations destroy Jerusalem and defile the temple-Israel pleads for forgiveness and deliverance. 80 Israel pleads with the Shepherd of Israel for deliverance, for salvation, and for his face to shine upon them. 81 Israel is commanded to sing praises to the Lord-If the Israelites had walked in the Lord's ways, they would have triumphed over their enemies. 82 Thus says the Lord, Ye are gods and children of the Most High. 83 God is asked to confound the enemies of his people-Jehovah is the Most High over all the earth. 84 The righteous cry unto the living God-It is better to be a doorkeeper in the house of the Lord than to dwell in the tents of wickedness-No good thing 85 The Lord speaks peace to his people-Truth will spring out of the earth (the Book of Mormon), and righteousness will look down from heaven. 86 David implores God for mercy and is saved from the lowest hell-The Lord is good and generous in mercy-All nations will worship before him. 87 The Lord loves the gates of Zion, and he himself will establish Zion. 88 A prayer of one who feels forsaken and who asks whether the Lord's loving kindness will be declared in the grave. 89 A messianic psalm-A song setting forth the mercy, greatness, justice, and righteousness of the Holy One of Israel-David's seed and throne (through 90 A prayer of Moses, the man of God-God is from everlasting to everlasting-Man's days last but 70 years-Moses implores the Lord to give mercy 91 A messianic psalm-The Lord will deliver the Messiah from terror, pestilence, and war-He will give his angels charge over him, deliver him 92 A psalm or song for the Sabbath day-Give thanks unto the Lord-His enemies will perish-The righteous will flourish-There is no 93 The Lord reigns-He is from everlasting-Holiness adorns the house of the Lord forever. 94 The Lord will judge the earth and all men-Blessed is he whom the Lord teaches and chastens-The Lord will not forsake his people, but he 95 Let us sing unto the Lord-Let us worship and bow down before him-Israel provoked the Lord and failed to enter into his rest. 96 Sing praises unto the Lord-Declare his name among the nations-Worship the Lord in the beauty of holiness-He comes to judge his people and the world. 97 The Lord reigns in millennial glory-The hills melt at his presence-Those who love the Lord hate evil. 98 Sing unto the Lord-All the ends of the earth will see his salvation-He comes to judge all men with equity and righteousness. 99 The Lord is great in Zion-Exalt the Lord and worship at his footstool, for he is holy. 100 A psalm of praise-Serve the Lord with gladness, all who are his people-Be thankful unto him and bless his name. 101 David sings of mercy and justice-He will forsake the company of evildoers. 102 A prayer of the afflicted-Zion will be built up when the Lord appears in his glory-Though the heaven and earth perish, the Lord who created them 103 David exhorts the Saints to bless the Lord for his mercy-The Lord is merciful unto those who keep his commandments. 104 The Lord is clothed with honor and majesty-He makes his angels spirits and his ministers a flaming fire-Through his providence he sustains all 105 Make the Lord's doings known among all men-Show his covenant with Abraham and his dealings with Israel-Touch not his anointed, and do 106 Praise the Lord for his mercy and mighty works-Israel rebelled and did wickedly-Moses mediated between Israel and the Lord-Israel was 107 The people of Israel are to praise and thank the Lord when they are gathered and redeemed-Oh, that men would praise the Lord!-The Lord's 108 David praises and exalts God-Judah, through Christ, is the Lord's lawgiver. 109 David speaks of the cursings due to the wicked and deceitful-He prays that his enemies will be confounded. 110 A messianic psalm of David-Christ will sit on the Lord's right hand-He will be a priest forever after the order of Melchizedek. 111 The Lord is gracious and full of compassion-Holy and reverend is his name-The fear of the Lord is the beginning of wisdom. 112 Blessed is the man who fears the Lord-The righteous will be remembered always. 113 Blessed be the name of the Lord-Who is like unto the Lord our God? 114 The Lord governs the sea and the land for the blessing of his people. 115 Our God is in the heavens-Idols are false gods-Trust in the Lord. 116 Gracious is the Lord, and righteous-Precious in the sight of the Lord is the death of his Saints. 117 Praise the Lord for his mercy and truth. 118 A messianic psalm-Let all Israel say of the Lord, His mercy endures forever-The Stone that the builders refused is become the headstone of 119 A Song of degrees. 120 Call upon the Lord when in distress. 121 Help comes from the Lord-He is the guardian of Israel. 122 David says, Go into the house of the Lord-Give thanks unto him. 123 Lift up your eyes unto the Lord, and plead with him for mercy. 124 David says, Israel's help is in the name of the Lord. 125 Blessed are they who trust in the Lord-Peace will be upon Israel. 126 The Lord has done great things for his people, Israel. 127 Children are a heritage from the Lord. 128 Blessed are those who fear the Lord and walk in his ways. 129 The Lord is righteous-Let those be confounded who hate Zion. 130 O Lord, hear our prayers, forgive iniquity, and redeem Israel. 131 David says, Let Israel hope in the Lord forever. 132 A messianic psalm-Of the fruit of David's loins will the Lord set One upon his throne-The Lord will bless Zion, and her Saints will shout for joy. 133 David says, It is pleasant for brethren to dwell together in unity! 134 Bless the Lord, and he will bless you. 135 Praise and bless the Lord-Our Lord is above all gods; idols cannot see, hear, or speak. 136 Give thanks unto God for all things, for his mercy endures forever. 137 While in captivity, the Jews wept by the rivers of Babylon-Because of sorrow, they could not bear to sing the songs of Zion. 138 David praises the Lord for his loving kindness and truth-He worships toward the holy temple. 139 David says that the Lord knows all man's thoughts and doings-He asks, Where can man go to escape from the spirit and presence of the Lord? 140 David prays for deliverance from his enemies-The Lord maintains the cause of the poor and afflicted. 141 David pleads with the Lord to hear his prayers-The reproof of the righteous is a kindness. 142 David prays for preservation from his persecutors. 143 David prays for favor in judgment-He meditates on the Lord's works and trusts in him. 144 David blesses the Lord for deliverance and temporal prosperity-Happy is that people whose God is the Lord. 145 David proclaims the greatness and majesty of God-The Lord is good to all-His kingdom is an everlasting kingdom-He is near to all who call 146 Happy are they whose hope is in the Lord-The Lord frees the prisoners, loves the righteous, and reigns forever. 147 Praise the Lord for his power-His understanding is infinite-He sends his commandments, his word, his statutes, and his 148 Let all things praise the Lord: men and angels, the heavenly bodies, the elements and the earth, and all things thereon. 149 Praise the Lord in the congregation of the Saints-He will beautify the meek with salvation. 150 Praise God in his sanctuary-Let everything that has breath praise the Lord.