1 O Lord our Lord, how excellent is thy Name in all
the world! which hast set thy glory above the heavens.
2 Out of the mouth of babes and sucklings hast
thou ordained strength, because of thine enemies, that
thou mightest still the enemy and the avenger.
3 When I behold thine heavens, even the works
of thy fingers, the moon and the stars, which thou
4 What is man, say I, 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
God, and crowned him with glory and worship.
6 Thou hast made him to have dominion in the
works of thine hands, thou hast put all things under
7 All sheep and oxen: yea, and the beasts of the
8 The fowls of the air, and the fish of the sea, and
that which passeth through the paths of the seas.
9 O Lord our Lord, how excellent is thy Name
in all the world!