The psalmist exhorteth the celestial,
Psalms 148:1 Praise yee the Lord. Praise ye the LORD from the heauens: praise him in the heights. Psalms 148:2 Praise yee him all his Angels: praise ye him all his hosts. Psalms 148:3 Praise ye him Sunne and Moone: praise him all ye starres of light. Psalms 148:4 Praise him ye heauens of heauens: and ye waters that [be] aboue the heauens. Psalms 148:5 Let them praise the Name of the LORD: for he commanded, and they were created. Psalms 148:6 Hee hath also stablished them for euer and euer: he hath made a decree which shall not passe.
Psalms 148:7 Praise the LORD from the earth: ye dragons and all deepes. Psalms 148:8 Fire and haile, snow and vapour: stormie wind fulfilling his word. Psalms 148:9 Mountaines and all hilles: fruitfull trees, and all cedars. Psalms 148:10 Beastes and all cattell: creeping things, and flying foule.
and the rational creatures to praise God.
Psalms 148:11 Kings of the earth, and all people: Princes, and all Iudges of the earth. Psalms 148:12 Both young men and maidens: olde men and children. Psalms 148:13 Let them praise the Name of the LORD, for his Name alone is excellent: his glory [is] aboue the earth and heauen. Psalms 148:14 Hee also exalteth the horne of his people, the praise of all his Saints; euen of the children of Israel, a people neere vnto him. Praise ye the Lord.