20 Thou makest darkness, and it is night: wherein all
the beasts of the forest do creep forth.
young lions roar after their prey, and seek their meat from God.
22 The sun ariseth, they gather themselves together, and lay them down in their
23 Man goeth
forth unto his work and to his labour until the evening.
24 O Lord, how manifold are thy
works! in wisdom hast thou made them all: the earth is full of thy riches.
25 So is this great and wide sea, wherein are things creeping innumerable, both
small and great beasts.
go the ships: there is that leviathan, whom thou hast made to play therein.
27 These wait all upon thee; that thou mayest give them their meat in due season.
28 That thou givest them they gather: thou openest
thine hand, they are filled with good.
hidest thy face, they are troubled: thou takest away their breath, they die, and return to their dust.