The psalmist exhorteth the celestial,
Psalms 148:1 Praise ye the Lord. Prayse ye the Lord from the heauen: prayse ye him in the high places. Psalms 148:2 Prayse ye him, all ye his Angels: praise him, all his armie. Psalms 148:3 Prayse ye him, sunne and moone: prayse ye him all bright starres. Psalms 148:4 Prayse ye him, heauens of heauens, and waters, that be aboue the heauens. Psalms 148:5 Let them prayse the Name of the Lord: for he commauded, and they were created. Psalms 148:6 And he hath established them for euer and euer: he hath made an ordinance, which shall not passe.
Psalms 148:7 Prayse ye the Lord from the earth, ye dragons and all depths: Psalms 148:8 Fire and hayle, snowe and vapours, stormie winde, which execute his worde: Psalms 148:9 Mountaines and all hils, fruitfull trees and all ceders: Psalms 148:10 Beasts and all cattell, creeping things and fethered foules:
and the rational creatures to praise God.
Psalms 148:11 Kings of the earth and all people, princes and all iudges of the worlde: Psalms 148:12 Yong men and maidens, also olde men and children: Psalms 148:13 Let them prayse the Name of the Lord: for his Name onely is to be exalted, and his prayse aboue the earth and the heauens. Psalms 148:14 For he hath exalted the horne of his people, which is a prayse for all his Saintes, euen for the children of Israel, a people that is neere vnto him. Prayse ye the Lord.