ODES OF THE LORD
Lord is on my head like a crown; I shall not be without Him.
me was the crown of truth; it caused Thy branches to bud in me.
was no parched crown that blossomed not, for Thou lived upon my head.
Thy fruits are full-grown and perfect; they are full of Thy salvation.
... ... I
members are with Him, on them do I stand, He loves me.
would not have known how to love the Lord, if He had not loved me.
is able to distinguish love, except him who is loved?
the Beloved, and my soul loves Him, and where His rest is, there also am I.
be no stranger, for with the Lord Most High and merciful - there is no grudging.
been united to Him, for the lover has found the Beloved.
because I love Him, that is the Son, I shall become a son.
that is joined to Him that is immortal, will himself also become immortal.
who has pleasure in the Living One, will become living.
the Spirit of the Lord, which does not lie, which teaches the sons of men His
and understanding, and diligent. Hallelujah.
The Lord is Almighty.
man can pervert Thy holy place O my God, nor can he change it to put it in
has no power over it, for Thou designed Thy sanctuary before Thou made any other
are inferior to Him shall not pervert the Ancient One.
given Thy heart O Lord, to the faithful ones,
never fail, or be without fruits, for one hour of Thy faith is more than all
days and years.
shall put on Thy grace and be rejected? For
Thy seal is known, and Thy creatures know it.
hosts possess it, and the elect archangels are clothed with it.
given us Thy fellowship, not that Thou needed us but we are always in need of
Thy dew upon us, and open Thy rich fountains that pour forth to us milk and
is no regret with Thee, that Thou should regret anything that Thou has promised.
was known to Thee, and what Thou does give, Thou give freely, and not draw back
to take again.
For as God, all is before known to Thee, and set in order from
the beginning. For Thou O God has
made all things.
will praise Thee O Lord because I love Thee.
O Most High forsake me not, for Thou art my hope.
did I receive Thy grace, may I live by it.
My persecutors come, but let them not see me.
cloud of darkness fall upon their eyes, and let an air of thick darkness obscure
Let them have no light to see, so they cannot seize me.
Let their counsel become dull, so that whatever they
conspired will come upon their own heads.
devised a counsel, but it did not succeed, for my hope is upon the Lord.
not fear, for the Lord is my salvation. He
is a crown upon my head, so shall I not be moved.
Though all things be shaken, I shall stand. Though all things visible should perish,
I shall not die, for the Lord is with me, and I with Him. Hallelujah.
The knowledge of God.
the hand moves over the harp, and the harp speaks, so the Spirit of the Lord
speaks in my members. And I speak
by His love.
destroys what is foreign, and everything that is bitter.
was from the beginning, and will be to the end. That nothing will be contrary, nor anything will rise up
has multiplied his knowledge, He was zealous that the things which have been
given us, should be known.
gave us the praise of "His" name, our spirits praise His Holy Spirit.
stream went forth and became a river great and broad, it carried everything like
water to the temple.
restraints of the children of men were not able to restrain it, nor the arts of
them that restrain waters.
over the face of the whole earth, filling everything, all the thirsty were given
to drink of it.
thirst was relieved, and quenched, for the drink was given from the Most High.
therefore are the ministers of that drink, who have been entrusted with that
water of His.
pleased the parched lips, and raised up the will of those who fainted.
They caught the souls that were near to departing, and brought them back from death, and restored and set up the limps that had fallen.
strength for their feebleness, and light to their eyes.
everyone knew them as the Lord's, and they became alive by the water of life
The Lord becomes like man.
the impulse of anger is over evil, so is the impulse of joy over what is lovely,
and brings-in its fruits without restraint.
My joy is
the Lord, and my impulse is toward Him, this path of mine is excellent.
have a helper, the Lord, He generously showed himself to me in simplicity, His
kindness humbled my greatness.
like me, that I might receive Him.
reckoned like me that I might put Him on.
trembled not when I saw Him, for He was gracious to me.
like my nature, that I might learn Him. And
like my form that I might not turn back from Him.
Father of knowledge, is the Word of knowledge, He who created wisdom is wiser
than his works.
created me when I was not yet knew what I would do when I came into being.
He pitied me in His abundant grace, and, granted me to seek from Him, and to
benefit from His sacrifice.
For He is
He who is incorruptible, the fullness of the ages, and their Father.
given Him to be seen of them that are his own that they might recognize Him
that made them, and not suppose they came of themselves
appointed knowledge as its way, He widened it, and extended it, and brought it
the traces of his light over it, and I walked therein from the beginning to the
Him it was wrought, in His Son He was served, and for its salvation He will hold
High shall be known in his saints, that they may go forth to meet Him and sing
to Him, with joy and with the harp of many tones.
shall come before Him, and they shall be seen before Him.
shall praise the Lord for his love, because He is near, and beholds
shall be taken from the earth along with jealousy, it shall be drowned.
has been destroyed, for the knowledge of the Lord arrived.
make songs shall sing to the grace of the Lord, they shall bring their songs, and their hearts shall be like day, and like the majestic beauty of the Lord.
shall not be anything that breathes, be without knowledge, nor without voice.
has given a mouth to his creation, to open them towards Him in praise.
His power, and show forth His glory. Hallelujah.
open your heart to the exultation of the Lord, and let your love abound from the
heart to the lips.
forth to the Lord living fruit, holy, to speak with watchfulness in His light.
and stand erect, you who some-time were brought low,
you who were in silence, for your mouth has been opened.
were despised, from henceforth be lifted up, for your righteousness has been
right hand of the Lord is with you, He is your helper, and before you knew war
peace was prepared for you.
word of truth, and receive the knowledge of the Most High.
flesh may not understand what I am about to say to you, nor your heart know what
I am about to declare you.
secret, you who are kept by it. Keep
My faith, you who are kept by it.
My knowledge, you who know
Me in truth, and love
affection, you who love.
I do not
turn away My face from them that are mine, for I know them.
they came into being, I took knowledge of them, and on their faces I set My
fashioned their members, My own breast I prepared for them, that they might
drink my holy milk and live thereby.
pleasure in them, and am not ashamed of them, for they are My workmanship, the
strength of My thought.
shall rise up against My handiwork? Who
is there that is not subject to Me?
I willed and fashioned mind and heart, they are Mine, and upon My right hand have I set My elect ones.
goes before them; they shall not be deprived of My name, for it is with them.
abound, and abide in the love of the Lord, you who are loved in the Beloved, you
who are kept in Him who lives, you who are saved in Him who was saved.
shall be found incorrupt in all ages, in the name of your Father. Hallelujah.
your ears, and I will speak to you, give me yourself that I may also give you
of the Lord is his good pleasure, the holy thought He had thought concerning His
the will of the Lord is your salvation, and His thought is everlasting life, and
your end immortality.
enriched in the Father, and receive the thought of the Most High.
strong, and be redeemed by His grace, for I announce to you peace, to you His
of those who hear may fall in the war, that those who have known Him, may not
perish, and that have received Him, may not be ashamed.
the everlasting crown, blessed are those that set it upon their heads.
It is a
precious stone, on account of which there have been wars, but righteousness has
taken it and given it to you.
the crown, the true covenant of the Lord, and they that conquer shall be written
in His book.
book, which is yours, is victory, she beholds you before her, and will that you
The Lord speaks
The Lord has directed my mouth by His word, He has opened my heart by His light, He has caused to dwell in me his immortal life.
me that I might speak the fruit of his peace, to convert the souls that are
willing to come to Him, to lead captive a good captivity for freedom.
courage and became strong, and captured the world; it became mine for the glory
of the Most High, of God my Father.
Gentiles that were scattered were gathered, nor was I defiled by My love for
them, for they confessed Me in high places.
traces of light were set upon their hearts, they walked according to My life, and were saved, and became
My people forever and ever.
heart was cloven, and its flower appeared, grace sprung up in it bringing forth
fruit to the Lord.
his Holy Spirit the Most High clove my heart, and searched my affection towards
Him, and filled me with His love.
circumcising became my salvation, and I ran in his way, in the way of truth.
beginning to the end I acquired knowledge, and was established upon the rock of
truth, upon which He placed me.
waters touched my lips generously, from the fountain of the Lord did I drink, and was intoxicated with living waters, that die not.
my intoxication without knowledge, for I forsook vanity, turning to the Most
enriched by his bounty, forsaking the folly of the earth; I stripped it off and
cast it from me.
renewed me with His raiment, He held me with His light, And from above gave me
like the land that blossoms; rejoicing in its fruits, The Lord was like the sun
shining on the face thereof.
enlightened my eyes; my face received the dew, my nostrils the pleasant odor of
carried me to his Paradise, which abounds with the pleasure of the Lord.
worshipped the Lord for his glory and said; Blessed O Lord are they who are
planted in Thy land, which have a place in Thy paradise.
by the fruits of the trees, and change from darkness to light.
all Thy servants are fair, turning away from sin to Thy pleasure.
the bitterness from all them, when they were planted in Thy land.
became in Thy image, an everlasting memorial of Thy faithful works.
abundant room in Thy Paradise, nothing useless is found therein, but everything
is filled with fruit.
to Thee O God, the delight of Paradise forever.
Knowledge of the Lord.
has filled me with words of truth that I may speak the same.
waters flow, so truth flows from my mouth, and my lips show forth His fruit.
his knowledge to abound in me, for the mouth of the Lord is the true word and
the door of His light.
High has given His word, to the interpreters of his beauty, to the confessors of
his praise, to the preachers of his counsel, to the heralds of his thoughts, the
chastiser’s of His servants.
swiftness of the word is inexpressible, and like unto it is its speed and force.
course knows no limits, neither does it fail, but stands secure and knows no
descend, nor the way thereof.
as His work, so is His expectation, for He is light and the beginning of
By it the
generations speak to one another, and the silent ones acquire speech.
came love and harmony, and they spoke what was theirs penetrated by the Word.
Him who made them, for they were in accord, since it was the mouth of the Lord that spoke to them, by these came His explanation.
For the dwelling places of the Word is man, and its truth is love.
are they who by means thereof have understood all, and have known the Lord in
Behold, the Lord is our mirror, open your eyes and see yourself in Him, learn the manner of your face.
praise to His Spirit, and cleanse the filth from your face.
holiness, and clothe yourself therewith. Be
without stain at all times before Him. Hallelujah.
the eyes of a son are upon his father so my eyes are to Thee O Lord, to Thee at
Thee are my consolations and my delight, turn not Thy mercies away from me O
Lord, nor Thy kindness.
forth Thy right hand to me at all times O Lord, by Thy good pleasure be my guide
unto the end.
Let me be
well pleasing before Thee, because of Thy glory and for Thy name.
Let me be
preserved from evil, and let Thy meekness O Lord abide with me, - the fruits of
the psalms of Thy truth, that I may bring forth fruit in Thee.
me the harp of Thy Spirit, that with its notes I may praise Thee O Lord.
to the multitude of Thy tender mercies, so grant unto me, and hasten to grant
our petition, for Thou art able to all our needs. Hallelujah. .
The Lord - our Sun.
the sun is joy to them that look for daybreak, so is my joy for the Lord.
For He is
my Sun, and his rays lift me up, His light dispelled all darkness from my face.
In Him I
acquired eyes, and saw His holy day. Ears
became mine, and I heard His truth.
thought of knowledge became mine, and I delighted in its means.
the way of error, walked towards Him, and received salvation from Him without
to His generosity He gave unto me, and according to His excellent beauty He made
name I put on incorruption, by His grace corruption was put off.
been destroyed before my face, and hell has been abolished by His Word.
Eternal life went up in the land of the Lord; it was made known to his faithful ones,
and given to them without limit, to all that trusted in Him.
God known in his works.
the work of the plowman is to the plowshare, and the work of the helmsman to the
course of the ship, so also are my works in the psalms of the Lord, my craft and
my service are in His praise.
His love nourished my heart, and unto my lips His fruit was poured out unto me.
love is the Lord, therefore will I sing to Him, for I am made strong in His
praise, and I have faith in Him.
open my mouth, and His Spirit will speak in me the glory of the Lord and His
beauty, the works of His hands, the operation of His fingers, the multitude of
His mercies, and the strength of His Word.
word of the Lord searches out all things, both the invisible and what his
thoughts conceive, for the eye sees his works, and the ear hears his thoughts.
out the earth, and settled the waters in the sea, He measured the heavens and
fixed the stars, He established creation and set it forth.
rested from his works, while the created things ran their courses, and did their
not how to stand still, nor to be idle; His heavenly host is subject to His
treasure chamber of the light is the Sun, and the treasure of darkness the
the Sun for the day that it may be bright, and night to bring darkness over the
face of the land.
alterations one from another speak the beauty of God, and there is nothing
outside of Him, for He was before any came into being.
the worlds made by His word, and by the thought of His heart and honor to His
by my God, and my crown is living. I
was justified in my Lord, my salvation is He.
delivered from vanity, and not condemned; the choking bonds were cut by His
received the face and form of a new person; I walked in it and was saved.
thought of truth led me on; I walked after it and did not
saw me were amazed; I was regarded by them as a stranger.
knew Me, and brought Me up, is the Most High in all His perfection.
glorified me by His kindness, and raised my thoughts to the height of His truth.
there He gave me the path of his precepts, I opened the closed doors, and broke
to pieces the bars of iron, they melted before me.
appeared closed unto Me, because I was the door to everything.
I went to
all my bondsmen to loosen them, that I might not leave anyone bound or in chains
imparted my knowledge without grudging, and my resurrection in love.
my fruits in their hearts, transforming them unto myself, and they receiving my
gathered unto me and saved, for they were like my own members to me, and I was
to Thee our Head, O Lord Messiah. Hallelujah.
heart was lifted up in the love of the Most High, that I might praise Him for
members were strengthened that they might not fail from His strength.
fled from my body, it stood firm by the will of the Lord, for his kingdom is
sake of those who are in need O Lord do not remove Thy word from me, nor for Thy
works; restrain me from Thy perfection.
light be conquered by darkness, nor truth flee before falsehood.
me the victory, Thy right hand our salvation, and Thou wilt receive men from all
quarters, and preserve all that are besieged by evils.
my God, falsehood and death are not in Thy mouth, for Thy will is perfection.
vanity known to Thee, nor error, nor does it know Thee, while ignorance appeared
blind, like the foam of the sea.
supposed something great of that vain thing, and they too became vain after its
who understood meditated, and have not been corrupted in their image, for such
was in the mind of the Lord.
mocked them that walked in error, speaking truth from the inspiration, which the
Most High breathe into them.
and great honor to His name. Hallelujah.
cup of milk
was offered to me, and from it I drank the sweetness of the delight of the Lord.
is the cup; He who milked was the Father, and the Holy Spirit the milk.
breasts were full, and it was so needed that His Milk should be richly released.
Spirit opened the bosom, and mingled the milk from the breasts of the Father, and gave it to the world without them knowing.
received it in fullness are the ones on His right hand.
Spirit opened the womb of the virgin, she conceived and brought forth, the
virgin became a mother of many mercies.
because she was not prepared, being without a midwife, she brought forth a man
of his own will.
brought Him forth openly, acquiring Him with great dignity.
Him in his swaddling cloths, and guarded Him kindly, and showed Him in majesty.
I am a priest of the Lord, unto Him I do priestly service; to Him I offer
the sacrifices of my thoughts.
thoughts are not like the thoughts of the world, nor like those of the flesh,
nor like these that serve carnally.
sacrifice of the Lord is righteousness, and purity of the heart and lips.
your inward before Him blameless and let not your heart oppress hearts, or your
not acquire a stranger by the price of silver, nor seek to devour your neighbor,
nor deprive him of the covering of his nakedness.
shall put on the grace of the Lord without restraint, and enter his Paradise
making your crown from its trees.
place it on your head and be glad, and recline on His rest, so shall His glory
go before you.
receive of his kindness and of his grace, you shall flourish in truth, in the
praise of His holiness.
and honor be to His name. Hallelujah.
arms unto the Most High, to the grace of the Lord, for He had cast off my bonds,
my Helper had lifted me up to His grace and salvation.
And I put
off darkness clothing myself with light; my soul acquired a body free from
sorrow and afflictions or pain.
helpful to me was the thought of the Lord, and His incorruptible fellowship,
lifted up in his light, and served before Him, I became near to Him praising and
ran over and was found in my mouth, it arose from my lips, the exultation of the
Lord increased on my face, and likewise His praises.
The Lord the Savior
who caused me to descend from on high, also brought me up from below.
gathered together the things that are in between, also placed me.
scattered my enemies existed from ever, also gave Me the authority to loosen
by my hands overthrew the dragon with seven heads, also placed me at its roots
that I might destroy his seed.
there and helped me, in every place His name was a bulwark to me.
hand destroyed the evil poison; His hand leveled the way for them that believed
them from the graves, separated them from the dead, He took dead bones and
covered them with bodies.
motionless, but He gave them power for life, His way was without corruption
brought his world down that everything, might be dissolved, and newly created.
foundation for all might be His Rock, on it did He build his kingdom, and it
became the dwelling-place of the saints. Hallelujah.
Joy is for the holy ones, and who shall put it on except these alone?
for the elect, and who shall receive it except these who trust in it from the
of the elect, and who shall have it except those who had it from the start?
the knowledge of the Most High without grudging to His exultation, and to the
perfection of His knowledge.
thought was like a letter, His will descended from on high, it was sent like an
arrow forcefully shot from the bow.
hands rushed to the letter to seize, take and receive it.
But it escaped from their fingers, for they were afraid of it and of the
seal that was upon it.
were not permitted to loosen the seal, for the power upon the seal was greater
who saw it went after the letter seeing where it might land, and who might read
it and hear it.
wheel received it and rolled upon it, and with it was a sign of the kingdom and
of His government.
everyone who tried to move the wheel was cut down by it; it restrained a
multitude of adversaries, bridged rivers, and crossing over them uprooted the
forest making a wide path.
went down to the feet, for at the foot ran the wheel, and it was a sign upon it.
letter was of a single command, but it embodied all precepts.
was seen at its head - the Head which was revealed, the Son of truth, from the
Father Most High.
inherited and took possession of everything, and the thoughts of many were
brought to nothing.
apostates hasted and fled away, enraged persecutors became extinct.
letter was of large volume, whole written by the finger of God.
were the name of the Father, the Son, and the Holy Spirit, to rule forever and
The Dove fluttered over the Messiah because, He was her Head, and She sang over Him, and Her voice was heard.
inhabitants were afraid, and the strangers were moved.
dropped their wings, and all creeping things hid in their holes.
abyss, which had been closed, was opened, and they cried to the Lord like a
woman in travail.
food was given them, for it did not belong to them.
sealed up the abyss with the seal of the Lord, and their thought which they had
from the beginning, perished.
the beginning they were corrupt, but the end of their corruption brought life.
that was imperfect perished, for it was not possible to give them a word by
which they might remain.
Lord destroyed the imaginations of all that had not the truth in them.
- who in their heart were lifted up were deficient in wisdom, and were rejected,
for the truth was not in them.
Lord disclosed His ways and spread forth His grace, and they that understood
knew His holiness. Hallelujah.
from my bonds, and unto Thee my God I fled, for Thou art the right hand of my
salvation, and my helper.
restrain them that rose up against Me, I shall see them no more, for Thy face
was with me, which saved me by Thy grace.
despised and rejected in the eyes of many, in their eyes I was like lead, but
strength with help was mine from Thee.
placed for me a lamp at my right and my left; in me there shall be nothing that
is not bright.
clothed with the covering of Thy Spirit; my raiment of skin was from Thee.
hand lifted me up and removed sickness from Me, I became mighty in the truth and
holy by Thy righteousness, and my adversaries all were afraid of me.
admirable by the name of the Lord, and was justified by His gentleness, and His
rest is forever and ever. Hallelujah.
poured out praise to the Lord, for I am His, I will speak his holy song, for my
heart is with Him.
His harp is in my hands, and the odes of his rest shall not be silent.
cry unto Him from my whole heart, and praise and exalt Him with all my members.
the east even to the west is His praise, and from the south to the north His
top of the hills to their bounds is His perfection, who can write the psalms of
the Lord, or read them?
train his soul for life that it may be saved, or rest upon the Most High so that
with His mouth he may speak?
able to interpret the wonders of the Lord?
And though he that interprets be dissolved, yet that which was
For it is
sufficient to know and to rest, for in rest the singers stand.
a river with an abundant flow, so it flows to the help of them that seek it.
the wings of doves are over their nestling, and these open their mouth to
theirs, so the wings of the Spirit are over my heart.
is delighted and exults, like the babe who exults in the womb of his mother.
believed therefore was I at rest, for faithful is He in whom I have believed.
richly blessed me, and my Head is with Him, the sword shall not separate me from
Him nor the dagger.
destruction came I was ready; I have been set on immortal pinions.
me His way and gave me to drink, and from that Spirit is life within me, which
cannot die, for it lives.
saw me marveled at me because I was persecuted, and they supposed that I was
swallowed up, for I seemed to them as one lost.
oppression's became my salvation, I became their abomination because there was
no jealousy in Me, and because I did well every man hated Me.
surrounded me like mad dogs ignorantly attacking their Master, for their thought
is corrupt, and their understanding perverted.
carried water in my right hand; by my sweetness I endured their bitterness.
I did not
perish for I was not their brother, nor was My birth like theirs.
sought for my death but found it not, for I was older than the memorial of them.
did they make attacks upon me, those who without cause came after me.
sought to destroy the memorial of Him who was before them, but the thought of
the Lord cannot be anticipated, His heart is superior to all wisdom.
Lord is my hope, in him I shall be found.
to his praise He made me, and according to his goodness so He did unto me.
to his mercies He exalted me, and according to his excellent beauty He set me on
brought me up out of the depth of hell; from the mouth of death He drew me.
laid my enemies low, and justified me by Thy grace, for I believed in his
Messiah, it was apparent to me that He is Lord.
me his sign, and led me by his light, and gave me the Rod of his power.
might subdue the imaginations of the people, and bring down the power of mighty
men, to make war by His word, and victory by His power.
his word the Lord overthrew my enemies, they became like chaff in the wind, that
praise to the Most High, for He exalted me, me His servant and son of His
for yourself living waters from the living fountains of the Lord, for it is
opened to you.
Come all you thirsty and drink, rest by the fountain of the Lord.
For it is
fair and pure, and gives rest to the soul, much more pleasant are they than
honey, nor is the honeycomb of the bees to be compared by it.
flows forth from the lips of the Lord, and from the heart of the Lord is its
boundless and invisible, and not until it was placed in their midst did they
abyss was dissolved before the Lord, His appearance destroyed the darkness
went away and perished at his hand, folly found no path to walk in and was
submerged by the Lord's truth.
his mouth speaking grace and joy, a new song of praise to His name.
up His voice to the Most High, offering to Him the sons that were with Him.
was justified, for thus His Holy Father had given to Him.
forth you that have been afflicted and receive joy, possess your souls by His
grace, take your immortal life.
me a debtor when I rose up, me who had no debts, and they divided my spoil
though nothing was owed to them.
endured and held my peace; I was silent as if not moved by them.
unshaken like a firm rock beaten by the waves, yet endured.
humility sake I bore their bitterness in order that I might redeem my people and
inherit them, and not void my promise to the fathers, to whom I promised the
salvation of their seed. Hallelujah.
To the blessed is joy from the heart, and light from Him that dwells in them, and truth from the word that is original in Himself.
was strengthened by the holy power of the Most High, and unshaken forever and
The mighty Lord calling
grace was swift, and overtook the corrupter; it descended upon him to bring him
destroyed perdition from before Him; He devastated all its orders.
on a lofty summit and sounded his voice in the earth from one end to the other.
to Him all those who obeyed Him, and not one evil one appeared before Him.
stood a perfect virgin, She proclaimed calling and sayings O you sons of men
daughters of men come forsake the ways of corruption, draw near to me and I will
enter into you, and bring you forth from perdition.
make you wise in the ways of truth, that you not be destroyed, nor perish.
and be redeemed, for I proclaim among you the grace of God, and by my means you
shall be redeemed and be blessed.
I am your
judge, they who put me on shall not be injured, but possess the new world, which
ones walk in Me, and my ways I will make known to them that seek Me, and I will
make them trust in my name. Hallelujah.
way is hard for where there is a simple heart, nor any barrier where the
thoughts are upright, nor any storm in the enlightened thought.
is surrounded on all sides by beauty, there is nothing divided.
likeness of what is below is that which is above, for all things are from above.
is from below, is but the imagination of those without knowledge.
been revealed for your salvation, believe and live and be saved.
quietness did the Lord distill His dew upon me, He caused the clouds of peace to
rise over me, which guarded me continually, and it was to me for salvation.
things were shaken and frightened, smoke and judgment came forth from them, but
I was serene in the Lord’s order.
He was more to me than shelter, more than a foundation, I was carried like a child by his mother, and He gave me milk, the dew of the Lord.
great by His bounty, and rested in His perfection, I spread my hands in the
lifting up of my soul, and was made right with the Most High, and was redeemed
the Spirit of the Lord, and the Spirit raised me on High.
me stand on my feet in the heights of the Lord, before his perfection and his
glory while I praised Him by the composition of His songs.
Spirit brought me forth before the face of the Lord, and although a Son of man I
was named “The Illuminator, The Son of God” while I praised among the
praising ones, great was I among the mighty ones.
according to the greatness of the Most High so He made Me, and like His own
newness He renewed Me, and anointed Me from His own perfection.
One near to Him, and My mouth was opened like a cloud of dew.
heart poured out as were it gushing streams of righteousness, and my access to
Him was in peace.
established by the Spirit of His government. Hallelujah.
stretched out my hands to my Lord, to the Most High I raised my voice.
spoke with the lips of my heart, and He heard me when my voice reached unto
answer came to me, and granted me the fruits of my labors, and gave me rest
by the grace of the Lord. Hallelujah.
went up to the light of truth as if in a chariot and truth took me and led
me, and carried me across pits and gullies, from the rocks and the waves preserved
to me a haven of salvation, and set me on the arms of life immortal.
went with me making me to rest, not suffering me to wander, for it was the
I ran no
risk because I walked with Him; I made no errors in anything for I obeyed the
flees from it and meets it not, for truth proceeds in the right path.
knew not was made clear to me, all the poisons of error and plagues of death,
which they imagine to be sweetness I found bitter.
I saw the
destroyer of destruction, the bride of corruption adorned in her corruption.
asked the truth; who are these? And
He said to me, this is the deceiver and the error.
imitate the Beloved and His bride, they lead astray corrupting the whole world,
and invite many to the banquet.
them to drink of the wine of their intoxication, removing their wisdom and their
knowledge, so making them without intelligence.
leave them and go about like madmen corrupting, being without heart nor looking
And I was
made wise so not to fall in the hands of the deceiver, and I rejoiced because
the truth went with me.
established, lived, and was redeemed, my foundations were laid on the hands of
the Lord, for He established me.
the root and watered it, He affixed it and blessed it, and its fruits are
deep and sprung up, spread out, and was full and enlarged; the Lord alone was
Glorious in his planting, in his husbandry.
His care, by the blessing of His lips, by the beautiful planting of his right
hand, by His discovery and the thought of his mind.
Great rivers are the powers of the Lord, and they carry headlong those who despise Him, and entangle their path.
sweep away their force, catch their bodies and destroy their lives.
the rivers of the Lord are swifter than lightning, and more rapid than those who
those who cross them in faith shall not be moved, nor them that walk them
mark upon them is the Lord, it is by way of those who cross in the name of the
put on the name of the Most High and know Him, and you shall cross without
danger, for the rivers will be subject to you.
has bridged them by His Word; He walked and crossed them on foot.
footsteps stand firm on the water and are not injured; they are firm as a tree
set on truth.
were lifted up on one side and the other, but the footsteps of the Messiah stood
firm, they shall not be blotted out, nor be destroyed,
A way has
been appointed for those who cross after Him, for those who adhere to the paths
of His faith, who worship His name. Hallelujah.
the honey distills from the comb of the bees, and milk flows from the woman that
loves her children, so also is my hope on The O my God.
fountain shoots forth water, so my heart brings forth the praise of the Lord,
and my lips speak glory to Him and my tongue His psalms.
exults with his gladness, and my spirit exults in his love, my soul shines in
reverence confides in Him, redemption in Him is assured.
inheritance is immortal life, and those who participate therein are incorrupt.
All the Lord's children will praise Him, and collect the truth of his faith.
His children shall be known to Him, therefore will we sing in his love.
grace we live in the Lord, life is ours received in His Messiah.
day has shined upon us, as He who gave us of His glory.
then unite all of us together in the name of, the Lord, and honor Him in his
faces shine in his light, and our hearts meditate in his love by night and by
day, let us exult with the joy of the Lord.
All that see me will be astonished, for I am of another race.
Father of truth remembered me, He who owned me from the beginning.
bounty begot me, and the thought of His heart, His word is with us in all our
ways, The Savior makes alive, and rejects not our souls.
who was humbled and exalted by His righteousness, who is the Son of the Most
High, appeared in the perfection of His Father.
dawned from the word that was before time in Him.
The Messiah is truly One.
was known before the foundations of the world, that He might save souls by the
truth of His name.
song arises from those who love Him. Hallelujah.
I stretched forth my hands and approached the Lord, for the extension of my hand is his sign.
My extension is the tree, which was set up on the way of the Righteous One.
And I became of no account to those who did not take hold of me; I shall be with those that love me.
All my persecutors are dead, while they who hoped in me sought me because I was alive.
I arose and am with them, I will speak by their mouths, for they despised those that persecuted them.
I lifted up over them the yoke of my love, like the arm of the groom over the bride, so was my yoke over those that know Me.
And like the bridal feast is spread out in the house of the pair, so is my love over those that believe in me.
I was not rejected though I was reckoned to be so. I did not perish though they devised it against me.
Hell saw me and was made miserable; death cast me up, and many along with me.
I had gall and bitterness, and I went down with him to the utmost end of his depth.
He let go of the foot and the head, for they were not able to endure my face.
I made a congregation of living amongst his dead men. And I spoke with them by living lips that my word might not be in vain.
Those who had died ran towards Me, and cried saying; Son of God have pity on us, and do with us according to Thy kindness
Bring us out from the bonds of darkness, open to us the door by which we shall come out to Thee.
For we see that our death has not touched Thee, let us also be redeemed with Thee, for Thou art our Redeemer
And I heard their voice, and I sealed my Name upon their heads, for they are free men, and they are Mine. Hallelujah.