1 «A Psalm of David.» Give unto the LORD, O yeHe exhorts the proud tyrants to humble themselves under God's hand, and not to be inferior to brute beasts and dumb creatures.mighty, give unto the LORD glory and strength.
2 Giue vnto the Lorde glorie due vnto his Name: worship the Lorde in the glorious Sanctuarie.
3 TheThe thunder claps that are heard out of the clouds should make the wicked tremble for fear of God's anger.voice of the LORD [is] upon the waters: the God of glory thundereth: the LORD [is] upon many waters.
4 The voyce of the Lorde is mightie: the voyce of the Lord is glorious.
5 TheThat is, the thunderbolt breaks the most strong trees, and will men think their power able to resist God?voice of the LORD breaketh the cedars; yea, the LORD breaketh the cedars of Lebanon.
6 He maketh them also to skip like a calf; Lebanon andCalled also Hermon.Sirion like a young unicorn.
7 The voice of the LORD divideth theIt causes the lightnings to shoot and glide.flames of fire.
8 The voice of the LORD shaketh the wilderness; the LORD shaketh the wilderness ofIn places most desolate, where it seems there is no presence of God.Kadesh.
9 The voice of the LORD maketh the hinds toFor fear makes them deliver their calves.calve, andMakes the trees bare, or pierces the most secret places.discovereth the forests: and in hisThough the wicked are not moved by these lights, yet the faithful praise God.temple doth every one speak of [his] glory.
10 The LORD sitteth upon theTo moderate the rage of the tempests and waters that they not destroy all.flood; yea, the LORD sitteth King for ever.
11 The Lord shall giue strength vnto his people: the Lord shall blesse his people with peace.