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Responsorial Psalm for the Saturday of the 1st Week of Advent

Psalm 147:1-2, 3-4, 5-6

Summary: The Lord is kind and generous, rebuilding Jerusalem and gathering Israel's exiles. He heals the brokenhearted, knows every star, and uplifts the humble while humbling the wicked.

God's Faithful Care

R. Blessed are all who wait for the Lord.

Praise the LORD, for he is good;
sing praise to our God, for he is gracious;
it is fitting to praise him.
The LORD rebuilds Jerusalem;
the dispersed of Israel he gathers.

R. Blessed are all who wait for the Lord.

He heals the brokenhearted
and binds up their wounds.
He tells the number of the stars;
he calls each by name.

R. Blessed are all who wait for the Lord.

Great is our LORD and mighty in power:
to his wisdom there is no limit.
The LORD sustains the lowly;
the wicked he casts to the ground.

R. Blessed are all who wait for the Lord.

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