1 To him that excelleth on Gittith. A Psalme of Dauid. O lord our Lord, how excellent is thy Name in all the worlde! which hast set thy glory aboue the heauens.
2 Out of the mouthThough the wicked would hide God's praises, yet the very babes are sufficient witnesses of the same.of babes and sucklings hast thou ordained strength because of thine enemies, that thou mightest still the enemy and the avenger.
3 When I beholde thine heauens, euen the workes of thy fingers, the moone and the starres which thou hast ordeined,
4 What isIt was sufficient for him to have set forth his glory by the heavens, though he had not come so low as to man who is but dust.man, that thou art mindful of him? and the son of man, that thou visitest him?
5 For thou hast made him a little lower than theConcerning his first creation.angels, and hast crowned him with glory and honour.
6 Thou hast made him to haue dominion in the workes of thine hands: thou hast put all things vnder his feete:
7 AllBy the temporal gifts of man's creation, he is led to consider the benefits which he has by his regeneration through Christ.sheep and oxen, yea, and the beasts of the field;
8 The foules of the ayre, and the fish of the sea, and that which passeth through the paths of the seas.
9 O Lorde our Lorde, howe excellent is thy Name in all the world!