1 To the Chief Musician. On the instrument of Gath. 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!
References for Psalms 8:1
    • a 8:1 - Hebrew Al Gittith
      2 Out of the mouth of babes and nursing infants You have ordained strength, Because of Your enemies, That You may silence the enemy and the avenger.
      3 When I consider Your heavens, the work of Your fingers, The moon and the stars, which You have ordained,
      4 What is man that You are mindful of him, And the son of man that You visit him?
      5 For You have made him a little lower than the angels, And You have crowned him with glory and honor.
      References for Psalms 8:5
        • b 8:5 - Hebrew Elohim, God; Septuagint, Syriac, Targum, and Jewish tradition translate as angels.
          6 You have made him to have dominion over the works of Your hands; You have put all things under his feet,
          7 All sheep and oxen-- Even the beasts of the field,
          8 The birds of the air, And the fish of the sea That pass through the paths of the seas.
          9 O Lord, our Lord, How excellent is Your name in all the earth!