David exhorteth to praise God,
Psalms 66:1 O be ioyfull in God (all ye lodes) synge prayses vnto the honor of his name make his prayse to be glorious. Psalms 66:2 Saye vnto God: O how wonderfull are thy workes? thorow the greatnesse of thy power shal thine enemies be confouded. Psalms 66:3 O yt all the worlde wolde worshipe the, synge of the and prayse thy name. Psalms 66:4 Sela. O come hither and beholde the workes of God, which is so wonderfull in his doinges amonge the children of men.
to observe his great works,
Psalms 66:5 He turned the see in to drye lode, so that they wente thorow the water on fote: therfore wil we reioyse in him. Psalms 66:6 He ruleth with his power for euer, his eyes beholde the people: the rennagates shal not be able to exalte them selues. Psalms 66:7 Sela. O magnifie or God (ye people) make ye voyce off his prayse to be herde.
to bless him for his gracious benefits.
Psalms 66:8 Which holdeth or soule in life, and suffreth not oure fete to slippe. Psalms 66:9 For thou (o God) hast proued vs, thou hast tried vs like as syluer is tried. Psalms 66:10 Thou hast brought vs in to captiuyte, and layed trouble vpon or loynes. Psalms 66:11 Thou hast suffred men to ryde ouer or heades,
He voweth for himself religious service to God.
Psalms 66:12 we wete thorow fyre and water, butt thou hast brought vs out, and refreshed vs. Psalms 66:13 Therfore will I go into thy house wt bretofferinges, to paye the my vowes, Psalms 66:14 which I promised wt my lippes, and spake with my mouth, when I was in trouble. Psalms 66:15 I wil offre vnto the fatte brentsacrifices with the smoke of rames, I will offre bullockes and goates.
He declareth God's special goodness to himself.
Psalms 66:16 Sela. O come hither and herke (all ye that feare God) I wil tell you, what he hath done for my soule. Psalms 66:17 I called vnto hi wt my mouth and gaue him prayses with my tuge. Psalms 66:18 (Yff I enclyne vnto wickednes with my herte, ye LORDE wil not heare me.) Psalms 66:19 Therfore God hath herde me, ad considred the voyce off my prayer. Psalms 66:20 Praysed be God, which hath not cast out my prayer, ner turned his mercy fro me.