Psalms 148
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148
Creation’s Praise of the Lord
1Hallelujah!
Praise the Lord from the heavens;
praise Him in the heights. # Ps 69:34; Mt 21:9
2Praise Him, all His angels;
praise Him, all His hosts. # Ps 103:20-21
3Praise Him, sun and moon;
praise Him, all you shining stars. # 1Co 15:41
4Praise Him, highest heavens,
and you waters above the heavens. # Gn 1:7; Dt 10:14; 1Kg 8:27
5Let them praise the name of Yahweh,
for He commanded, and they were created. # Ps 33:6,9
6He set them in position forever and ever;
He gave an order that will never pass away. # Jr 31:35-36; 33:20,25
7Praise the Lord from the earth,
all sea monsters and ocean depths, # Gn 1:2,21; Ps 74:13
8lightning # Or fire and hail, snow and cloud,
powerful wind that executes His command, # Ps 18:12; 103:20; 147:16
9mountains and all hills,
fruit trees and all cedars, # Is 44:23; 49:13; 55:12
10wild animals and all cattle,
creatures that crawl and flying birds, # Is 43:20; Hs 2:18
11kings of the earth and all peoples,
princes and all judges of the earth, # Ps 102:15
12young men as well as young women,
old and young together. # Rv 7:9
13Let them praise the name of Yahweh,
for His name alone is exalted.
His majesty covers heaven and earth. # Ps 8:1; 113:4; Is 12:4
14He has raised up a horn for His people,
resulting in praise to all His godly ones,
to the Israelites, the people close to Him. # Dt 10:21; Jr 17:14; Eph 2:17
Hallelujah!

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