Psalm 148 KJV/NIV - Online Parallel Bible

 
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1 Praise ye the LORD. Praise ye the LORD from the heavens: praise him in the heights. 1 Praise the LORD. Praise the LORD from the heavens, praise him in the heights above.
2 Praise ye him, all his angels: praise ye him, all his hosts. 2 Praise him, all his angels, praise him, all his heavenly hosts.
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, ye heavens of heavens, and ye waters that be above the heavens. 4 Praise him, you highest heavens and you waters above the skies.
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 commanded and they were created.
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 for ever and ever; he gave a decree that will never pass away.
7 Praise the LORD from the earth, ye dragons, and all deeps: 7 Praise the LORD from the earth, you great sea creatures and all ocean depths,
8 Fire, and hail; snow, and vapour; stormy wind fulfilling his word: 8 lightning and hail, snow and clouds, stormy winds that do his bidding,
9 Mountains, and all hills; fruitful trees, and all cedars: 9 you mountains and all hills, fruit trees and all cedars,
10 Beasts, and all cattle; creeping things, and flying fowl: 10 wild animals and all cattle, small creatures and flying birds,
11 Kings of the earth, and all people; princes, and all judges of the earth: 11 kings of the earth and all nations, you princes and all rulers on earth,
12 Both young men, and maidens; old men, and children: 12 young men and maidens, old men and children.
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 exalted; his splendor is above the earth and the heavens.
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 for his people a horn, the praise of all his saints, of Israel, the people close to his heart. Praise the LORD.