Because God is truly glorious,
Psalms 115:1 Not vnto vs (o LORDE) not vnto vs, but vnto thy name geue the prayse, for thy louinge mercy and faithfulnes. Psalms 115:2 Wherfore shal the Heithen saye: where is now their God? Psalms 115:3 As for oure God, he is in heauen, he doth what soeuer it pleaseth him.
and idols are vanity,
Psalms 115:4 Their ymages are but syluer and golde, euen the worke of mens hodes. Psalms 115:5 They haue mouthes, and speake not: eyes haue they, but they se not. Psalms 115:6 They haue eares, and heare not: noses haue they, but they smell not. Psalms 115:7 They haue handes and handle not, fete haue they, but they can not go, nether can they speake thorow their throte. Psalms 115:8 They that made them, are like vnto them, and so are all soch as put their trust in them.
he exhorteth to confidence in God.
Psalms 115:9 But let Israel trust in ye LORDE, for he is their sucoure & defence. Psalms 115:10 Let the house of Aaron put their trust in ye LORDE, for he is their sucoure & defence. Psalms 115:11 They that feare the LORDE, let the put their trust in the LORDE, for he is their sucoure and defence.
God is to be praised for his blessings.
Psalms 115:12 The LORDE is myndefull of vs, & blesseth vs: he blesseth ye house of Israel, he blesseth ye house of Aaron. Psalms 115:13 Yee he blesseth all them that feare the LORDE, both small & greate. Psalms 115:14 The LORDE encrease you more & more: you, and youre childre. Psalms 115:15 For ye are ye blessed of the LORDE, which made heauen & earth. Psalms 115:16 All the whole heauens are the LORDES, but the earth hath he geue vnto ye childre of men. Psalms 115:17 The deed prayse not the (o LORDE) nether all they that go downe in to sylence. Psalms 115:18 But we will prayse the LORDE, from this tyme forth for euermore. Halleluya.