1 Alleluia. Praise the Lord from the heavens. Praise him on the heights.
2 Praise him, all his Angels. Praise him, all his hosts.
3 Praise him, sun and moon. Praise him, all stars and light.
4 Praise him, heavens of the heavens. And let all the waters that are above the heavens
5 praise the name of the Lord. For he spoke, and they became. He commanded, and they were created.
6 He has stationed them in eternity, and for age after age. He has established a precept, and it will not pass away.
7 Praise the Lord from the earth: you dragons and all deep places,
8 fire, hail, snow, ice, windstorms, which do his word,
9 mountains and all hills, fruitful trees and all cedars,