Psalm 19:1-6 NIV

For the director of music. A psalm of David.

1 The heavens1 declare2 the glory of God;3 the skies4 proclaim the work of his hands.5

References for Psalms 19:1

2 Day after day they pour forth speech; night after night they display knowledge.6

References for Psalms 19:2

3 There is no speech or language where their voice is not heard.a

References for Psalms 19:3

    • a 19:3 - Or "They have no speech, there are no words; / no sound is heard from them"
      4 Their voiceb goes out into all the earth, their words to the ends of the world.7 In the heavens he has pitched a tent8 for the sun,9

      References for Psalms 19:4

        • b 19:4 - Septuagint, Jerome and Syriac; Hebrew "line"
          5 which is like a bridegroom10 coming forth from his pavilion,11 like a champion12 rejoicing to run his course.

          References for Psalms 19:5

          6 It rises at one end of the heavens13 and makes its circuit to the other;14 nothing is hidden from its heat.

          References for Psalms 19:6