[To the Chief Musician upon gittith. A Psalm of David.] O LORD our Lord, how excellent is your name in all the earth! who have set your glory above the heavens.
Let them praise the name of the LORD: for his name alone is excellent; his glory is above the earth and heaven.
Be exalted, O God, above the heavens; let your glory be above all the earth.
For your mercy is great unto the heavens, and your truth unto the clouds.
[To the Chief Musician upon gittith. A Psalm of Asaph.] Sing aloud unto God our strength: make a joyful noise unto the God of Jacob.
Who is like unto you, O LORD, among the gods? who is like you, glorious in holiness, fearful in praises, doing wonders?
And the LORD descended in the cloud, and stood with him there, and proclaimed the name of the LORD.
If you will not observe to do all the words of this law that are written in this book, that you may fear this glorious and fearful name, THE LORD YOUR GOD;
But will God indeed dwell on the earth? behold, the heaven and heaven of heavens cannot contain you; how much less this house that I have built?
[A Psalm of David, when he was in the wilderness of Judah.] O God, you are my God; early will I seek you: my soul thirsts for you, my flesh longs for you in a dry and thirsty land, where no water is;
Sing unto God, sing praises to his name: extol him that rides upon the heavens by his name, the LORD, and rejoice before him.
His name shall endure forever: his name shall be continued as long as the sun: and men shall be blessed in him: all nations shall call him blessed.
[To the Chief Musician upon gittith. A Psalm for the Sons of Korah.] How lovely are your tabernacles, O LORD of hosts!
For your mercy is great above the heavens: and your truth reaches unto the clouds.
Blessed be the name of the LORD from this time forth and forevermore.
[A Psalm of praise of David.] I will extol you, my God, O king; and I will bless your name forever and ever.
His mouth is most sweet: yea, he is altogether lovely. This is my beloved, and this is my friend, O daughters of Jerusalem.
O LORD our God, other lords besides you have had dominion over us: but by you only will we make mention of your name.
God came from Teman, and the Holy One from mount Paran. Selah. His glory covered the heavens, and the earth was full of his praise.
He that descended is the same also that ascended up far above all heavens, that he might fill all things.)
Therefore God also has highly exalted him, and given him a name which is above every name:
Yea doubtless, and I count all things but loss for the excellency of the knowledge of Christ Jesus my Lord: for whom I have suffered the loss of all things, and do count them but rubbish, that I may win Christ,
For such a high priest was befitting for us, who is holy, harmless, undefiled, separate from sinners, and made higher than the heavens;