Psalm 148

The Little Lakes Basin from the Mono Pass Trail, Inyo National Forest, California
The Little Lakes Basin from the Mono Pass Trail, Inyo National Forest, California

1 Praise the Lord.

    Praise the Lord from the heavens;
    praise him in the heights above.
2 Praise him, all his angels;
    praise him, all his heavenly hosts.

The moon near Densmore Falls, Irondequoit, New York

3 Praise him, sun and moon;
    praise him, all you shining stars.
4 Praise him, you highest heavens
    and you waters above the skies.

Views from Camp Cannonville, Utah
Views from Camp Cannonville, Utah

5 Let them praise the name of the Lord,
    for at his command they were created,
6 and he established them for ever and ever—
    he issued a decree that will never pass away.

Point Arena-Stornetta National Monument, California
Point Arena-Stornetta National Monument, California

7 Praise the Lord from the earth,
    you great sea creatures and all ocean depths,
8 lightning and hail, snow and clouds,
    stormy winds that do his bidding,

Glacier National Park from Swiftcurrent Peak, Montana
Glacier National Park from Swiftcurrent Peak, Montana

9 you mountains and all hills,
    fruit trees and all cedars,
10 wild animals and all cattle,
    small creatures and flying birds,

Morning in the Lady Bird Johnson Grove, Redwoods National Park, California
Morning in the Lady Bird Johnson Grove, Redwoods National Park, California

11 kings of the earth and all nations,
    you princes and all rulers on earth,
12 young men and women,
    old men and children.

Hiking across Amphitheater Peak, Flat Tops Wilderness, Colorado
Hiking across Amphitheater Peak, Flat Tops Wilderness, Colorado

13 Let them praise the name of the Lord,
    for his name alone is exalted;
    his splendor is above the earth and the heavens.
14 And he has raised up for his people a horn,
    the praise of all his faithful servants,
    of Israel, the people close to his heart.

Praise the Lord!