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Psalms 148:1

    Psalms 148:1 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    Praise ye the LORD. Praise ye the LORD from the heavens: praise him in the heights.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    Praise you the LORD. Praise you the LORD from the heavens: praise him in the heights.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    Praise ye Jehovah. Praise ye Jehovah from the heavens: Praise him in the heights.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    Give praise to the Lord. Let the Lord be praised from the heavens: give him praise in the skies.

    Webster's Revision

    Praise ye Jehovah. Praise ye Jehovah from the heavens: Praise him in the heights.

    World English Bible

    Praise Yah! Praise Yahweh from the heavens! Praise him in the heights!

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    Praise ye the LORD. Praise ye the LORD from the heavens: praise him in the heights.

    Clarke's Commentary on Psalms 148:1

    Praise ye the Lord from the heavens - The Chaldee translates, "Praise the Lord, ye holy creatures from the heavens. Praise him, ye armies of supreme angels. Praise him, all ye angels who minister before him." מן השמים min hashshamayim signifies whatever belongs to the heavens, all their inhabitants; as מן הארץ min haarets, Psalm 148:7, signifies all that belongs to the earth, all its inhabitants and productions.

    Barnes' Notes on Psalms 148:1

    Praise ye the Lord - See the notes at Psalm 146:1.

    Praise ye the Lord from the heavens - On the part of the heavens. Let those who dwell in heaven begin the song.

    Praise him in the heights - All that are in the heights; to wit, in the highest parts of the universe, or the heavens.