R.) The Lord is my light and my help.
The Lord is my light and my help; whom shall I fear? The Lord is the stronghold of my life; before whom shall I shrink? (R.)
When evil-doers draw near to devour my flesh, it is they, my enemies and foes, who stumble and fall. (R.)
Though an army encamp against me my heart would not fear. Though war break out against me even then would I trust. (R.)
I am sure I shall see the Lord’s goodness in the land of the living.Hope in him, hold firm and take heart.Hope in the Lord! (R.)