1 Give praise to the Lord. Let the Lord be praised from the heavens: give him praise in the skies.
1 Praise ye the LORD. Praise ye the LORD from the heavens: praise him in the heights.
1 Hallelujah! Praise the LORD from heaven; praise him in the highest places.
2 Give praise to him, all you his angels: give praise to him, all his armies.
2 Praise ye him, all his angels: praise ye him, all his hosts.
2 Praise him, all his angels; praise him, all his armies!
3 Give praise to him, you sun and moon: give praise to him, all you stars of light.
3 Praise Him, sun and moon;Praise Him, all stars of light!
3 Praise ye him, sun and moon: praise him, all ye stars of light.
3 Praise him, sun and moon; praise him, all you shining stars.
4 Give praise to him, you highest heavens, and you waters which are over the heavens.
4 Praise him, ye heavens of heavens, and ye waters that be above the heavens.
4 Praise him, you heaven of heavens, and you waters above the heavens.
5 Let them give praise to the name of the Lord: for he gave the order, and they were made.
5 Let them praise the name of the LORD: for he commanded, and they were created.
5 Let them praise the name of the LORD, for he himself gave the command that they be created.
6 He has put them in their places for ever; he has given them their limits which may not be broken.
6 He hath also stablished them for ever and ever: he hath made a decree which shall not pass.
6 He set them in place to last forever and ever; he gave the command and will not rescind it.
7 Give praise to the Lord from the earth, you great sea-beasts, and deep places:
7 Praise the LORD from the earth, ye dragons, and all deeps:
7 Praise the LORD, you from the earth, you creatures of the sea and all you depths,
8 Fire and rain of ice, snow and mists; storm-wind, doing his word:
8 Fire, and hail; snow, and vapour; stormy wind fulfilling his word:
8 fire, hail, snow, fog, and wind storm that carry out his command,
10 Beasts and all cattle; insects and winged birds:
10 Beasts, and all cattle; creeping things, and flying fowl:
10 living creatures and livestock, insects and flying birds,
11 Kings of the earth, and all peoples; rulers and all judges of the earth:
11 Kings of the earth, and all people; princes, and all judges of the earth:
11 earthly kings and all nations, nobles and all court officials of the earth,
13 Let them give glory to the name of the Lord: for his name only is to be praised: his kingdom is over the earth and the heaven.
13 Let them praise the name of the LORD: for his name alone is excellent; his glory is above the earth and heaven.
13 Let them praise the name of the LORD, for his name alone is lifted up; his majesty transcends earth and heaven.
14 He has put on high the horn of his people, for the praise of all his saints; even the children of Israel, a people which is near to him. Let the Lord be praised.
14 He also exalteth the horn of his people, the praise of all his saints; even of the children of Israel, a people near unto him. Praise ye the LORD.
14 He has raised up a source of strength for his people, an object of praise for all of his holy ones, that is, for the people of Israel who are near him. Hallelujah!
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