An exhortation to praise God for his mercy,
Psalms 135:1 O prayse ye name of ye LORDE, praise it o ye seruautes of ye LORDE. Psalms 135:2 Ye yt stode iu ye house of ye LORDE, in the courtes of the house of oure God. Psalms 135:3 O prayse the LORDE, for the LORDE is gracious: o synge prayses vnto his name, for it is louely. Psalms 135:4 For why, the LORDE hath chosen Iacob vnto him self, & Israel for his owne possessio.
for his power,
Psalms 135:5 For I knowe yt ye LORDE is greate. & yt or LORDE is aboue all goddes. Psalms 135:6 What so euer ye LORDE pleaseth, yt doth he in heaue & in earth, in the see & in all depe places. Psalms 135:7 He bryngeth forth the cloudes from the endes of the worlde, he turneth ye lighteniges vnto rayne, bringige the wyndes out of their treasuries.
for his judgments.
Psalms 135:8 Which smote the firstborne of Egipte, both of man and beest. Psalms 135:9 He hath sent tokens and wonders in to the myddest of the (o thou londe of Egipte) vpon Pharao and all his seruauntes. Psalms 135:10 Which smote dyuerse nacions, & slewe mightie kynges. Psalms 135:11 Sihon kynge of ye Amorites, Og the kynge of Basan, and all the kyngdomes of Canaa. Psalms 135:12 And gaue their lode for an heretage, for an heretage vnto Israel his people. Psalms 135:13 Thy name (o LORDE) endureth for euer, so doth thy memoriall (o LORDE) from one generacion to another. Psalms 135:14 For the LORDE wil auege his people, & be gracious vnto his seruautes.
The vanity of idols.
Psalms 135:15 As for the ymages of the Heithe, they are but syluer and golde, the worke of mens hades. Psalms 135:16 They haue mouthes, & speake not: eyes haue they, but they se not. Psalms 135:17 They haue eares, and yet they heare not, nether is there eny breth i their mouthes. Psalms 135:18 They that make them, are like vnto them, & so are all they that put their trust in the.
An exhortation to bless God.
Psalms 135:19 Prayse the LORDE ye house of Israel, prayse the LORDE ye house of Aaron. Psalms 135:20 Prayse the LORDE ye house of Leui, ye that feare ye LORDE, prayse the LORDE. Psalms 135:21 Praysed be the LORDE out of Sion, which dwelleth at Ierusale. Halleluya.