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Chapter
Psalms 8

Book of Psalms - Chapter 8

Psalms 8:1

the LORD, our Lord, how majestic is your name in all the earth, who has set your glory above the heavens!

Psalms 8:2

From the lips of babes and infants you have established strength, because of your adversaries, that you might silence the enemy and the avenger.

Psalms 8:3

When I consider your heavens, the work of your fingers, the moon and the stars, which you have ordained;

Psalms 8:4

what is man, that you think of him? What is the son of man, that you care for him?

Psalms 8:5

For you have made him a little lower than God, and crowned him with glory and honor.

Psalms 8:6

You make him ruler over the works of your hands. You have put all things under his feet:

Psalms 8:7

All sheep and cattle, yes, and the animals of the field,

Psalms 8:8

The birds of the sky, the fish of the sea, and whatever passes through the paths of the seas.

Psalms 8:9

the LORD, our Lord, how majestic is your name in all the earth! For the Chief Musician. Set to "The Death of the Son." A Psalm by David.