Psalm 148. Laudate Dominum.
O PRAISE the LORD from the heavens: * praise him in the heights.
2 Praise him, all ye angels of his: * praise him, all his host.
3 Praise him, sun and moon: * praise him, all ye stars and light.
4 Praise him, all ye heavens, * and ye waters that are above
5 Let them praise the Name of the LORD: * for he spake the word,
and they were made; he commanded, and they were created.
6 He hath made them fast for ever and ever: * he hath given them
a law which shall not be broken.
7 Praise the LORD from the earth, * ye dragons and all deeps;
8 Fire and hail, snow and vapours, * wind and storm, fulfilling
9 Mountains and all hills; * fruitful trees and all cedars;
10 Beasts and all cattle; * creeping things and flying fowls;
11 Kings of the earth, and all peoples; * princes, and all judges
of the world;
12 Young men and maidens, old men and children, praise the Name
of the LORD: * for his Name only is excellent, and his praise
above heaven and earth.
13 He shall exalt the horn of his people: all his saints shall
praise him; * even the children of Israel, even the people that