1 Praise the Lord! Praise the Lord from the sky! Praise him in the heavens!
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 Praise him, all his angels! Praise him, all his heavenly assembly!
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 Praise him, O sun and moon! Praise him, all you shiny stars!
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 Praise him, O highest heaven, and you waters above the sky!
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 praise the name of the Lord, for he gave the command and they came into existence.
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 established them so they would endure; he issued a decree that will not be revoked.
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 Praise the Lord from the earth, you sea creatures and all you ocean depths,
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 O fire and hail, snow and clouds, O stormy wind that carries out his orders,
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 you animals and all you cattle, you creeping things and birds,
10 Beasts, and all cattle; creeping things, and flying fowl:
10 living creatures and livestock, insects and flying birds,
11 you kings of the earth and all you nations, you princes and all you leaders on 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,
12 you young men and young women, you elderly, along with you children!
12 Both young men and virgins;Old men and children.
12 Both young men, and maidens; old men, and children:
12 young men and young women alike, along with older people and children.
13 Let them praise the name of the Lord, for his name alone is exalted; his majesty extends over the earth and sky.
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 made his people victorious, and given all his loyal followers reason to praise -- the Israelites, the people who are close to him. Praise the Lord!
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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