1 O come, let us sing unto the LORD: let us make aHe shows that God's service stands not in dead ceremonies, but chiefly in the sacrifice of praise and thanksgiving.joyful noise to the rock of our salvation.
2 Let vs come before his face with praise: let vs sing loude vnto him with Psalmes.
3 For the LORD [is] a great God, and a great King above allEven the angels (who in respect to men are thought as gods) are nothing in his sight, much less the idols, which man's brain invents.gods.
4 In his hand [are] the deep places of the earth: theAll things are governed by his providence.strength of the hills [is] his also.
5 To whome the Sea belongeth: for hee made it, and his handes formed the dry land.
6 O come, let usBy these three words he signifies one thing: meaning that they must wholly give themselves to serve God.worship and bow down: let us kneel before the LORD our maker.
7 For he [is] our God; and we [are] the people of his pasture, and the sheep of hisThat is, the flock whom he governs with his own hand. He shows how they are God's flock, that is, if they hear his voice.hand. To day if ye will hear his voice,
8 By the contemning of God's word.Harden not your heart, as in the provocation, [and] as [in] the day of temptation in the wilderness:
9 Where your fathers tempted me, proued me, though they had seene my worke.
10 Forty years long was I grieved with [this] generation, and said, It [is] a people that doThey were without judgment and reason.err in their heart, and they have not known my ways:
11 Unto whom I sware in my wrath that they should not enter intoThat is, into the land of Canaan, where he promised them rest.my rest.