Let them praise the name1 of the LORD, for he commanded2 and they were created.
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He set them in place for ever and ever; he gave a decree3 that will never pass away.
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Praise the LORD 4 from the earth, you great sea creatures5 and all ocean depths,6
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lightning and hail,7 snow and clouds, stormy winds that do his bidding,8
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you mountains and all hills,9 fruit trees and all cedars,
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wild animals10 and all cattle, small creatures and flying birds,
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kings11 of the earth and all nations, you princes and all rulers on earth,
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young men and maidens, old men and children.
Let them praise the name of the LORD,12 for his name alone is exalted; his splendor13 is above the earth and the heavens.14
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He has raised up for his people a horn,15 the praise16 of all his saints,17 of Israel, the people close to his heart.18 Praise the LORD.
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