Psalms chapter 1

1:1-3.

The happiness of the godly.

1:4-6.

The unhappiness of the ungodly.

Psalms chapter 2

2:1-9.

The kingdom of Christ.

2:10-12.

Kings are exhorted to accept it.

Psalms chapter 3

3:1-8.

The security of God's protection.

Psalms chapter 4

4:1.

David prays for audience.

4:2-5.

He reproves and exhorts his enemies.

4:6-8.

Man's happiness is in God's favour.

Psalms chapter 5

5:1-3.

David prays, and professes his study in prayer.

5:4-6.

God favours not the wicked.

5:7-9.

David, professing his faith, prays to God to guide him;

5:10.

to destroy his enemies;

5:11-12.

and to preserve the godly.

Psalms chapter 6

6:1-7.

David's complaint in his sickness.

6:8-10.

He triumphs over his enemies.

Psalms chapter 7

7:1-9.

David prays against the malice of his enemies, professing his innocency.

7:10-17.

By faith he sees his defence, and the destruction of his enemies.

Psalms chapter 8

8:1-9.

God's glory is magnified by his works, and by his love to man.

Psalms chapter 9

9:1-10.

David praises God for executing judgment.

9:11-12.

He incites others to praise him.

9:13-20.

He prays that he may have cause to praise him.

Psalms chapter 10

10:1-11.

David complains of the wicked.

10:12-15.

He prays for remedy.

10:16-18.

He professes his confidence.

Psalms chapter 11

11:1-3.

David encourages himself in God against his enemies.

11:4-7.

The providence and justice of God.

Psalms chapter 12

12:1-2.

David, destitute of human comfort, craves help of God.

12:3-8.

He comforts himself with God's promises, and his judgments on the wicked.

Psalms chapter 13

13:1-2.

David complains of delay.

13:3-4.

He prays for preventing grace.

13:5-6.

He boasts of divine mercy.

Psalms chapter 14

14:1-3.

David describes a natural man.

14:4-6.

He convinces the wicked by the light of their conscience.

14:7.

He glories in the salvation of God.

Psalms chapter 15

15:1-5.

David describes a citizen of Zion.

Psalms chapter 16

16:1-4.

David, in distrust of merits, and hatred of idolatry, flees to God for preservation.

16:5-11.

He shews the hope of his calling, of the resurrection, and life everlasting.

Psalms chapter 17

17:1-9.

David, in confidence of his integrity, craves defence of God against his enemies.

17:10-12.

He shews their pride, craft, and eagerness.

17:13-15.

He prays against them in confidence of his hope.

Psalms chapter 18

18:1-50.

David praises God for his manifold and marvellous blessings.

Psalms chapter 19

19:1-6.

The creatures shew God's glory.

19:7-11.

The excellency of the divine law.

19:12-14.

David prays for grace.

Psalms chapter 20

20:1-6.

The church blesses the king in his exploits;

20:7-9.

and expresses her confidence in God's succour.

Psalms chapter 21

21:1-6.

A thanksgiving for victory;

21:7-13.

with confidence of further success.

Psalms chapter 22

22:1-8.

David complains in great discouragement.

22:9-22.

He prays in great distress.

22:23-31.

He praises God.

Psalms chapter 23

23:1-6.

David's confidence in God's grace.

Psalms chapter 24

24:1-2.

God's lordship in the world.

24:3-6.

The citizens of his spiritual kingdom.

24:7-10.

An exhortation to receive him.

Psalms chapter 25

25:1-6.

David's confidence in prayer.

25:7-15.

He prays for remission of sins;

25:16-22.

and for help in affliction.

Psalms chapter 26

26:1-12.

David resorts to God in confidence of his integrity.

Psalms chapter 27

27:1-14.

David sustains his faith by prayer.

Psalms chapter 28

28:1-5.

David prays earnestly against his enemies;

28:6-9.

and for the people.

Psalms chapter 29

29:1-2.

David exhorts princes to give glory to God;

29:3-10.

by reason of his power;

29:11.

and protection of his people.

Psalms chapter 30

30:1-3.

David praises God for his deliverance.

30:4-12.

He exhorts others to praise him by example of God's dealings with him.

Psalms chapter 31

31:1-6.

David, shewing his confidence in God, craves his help.

31:7-8.

He rejoices in his mercy.

31:9-18.

He prays in his calamity.

31:19-24.

He praises God for his goodness.

Psalms chapter 32

32:1-2.

Blessedness consists in remission of sins.

32:3-7.

Confession of sins gives ease to the conscience.

32:8-11.

God's promises bring joy.

Psalms chapter 33

33:1-5.

God is to be praised for his goodness;

33:6-11.

for his power;

33:12-19.

and for his providence.

33:20-22.

Confidence is to be placed in God.

Psalms chapter 34

34:1-7.

David praises God, and exhorts others thereto by his experience.

34:8-10.

They are blessed that trust in God.

34:11-14.

He exhorts to the fear of God.

34:15-22.

The privileges of the righteous.

Psalms chapter 35

35:1-10.

David prays for his own safety, and his enemies confusion.

35:11-21.

He complains of their wrongful dealing.

35:22-28.

Thereby he incites God against them.

Psalms chapter 36

36:1-7.

The grievous estate of the wicked.

36:8-9.

The excellency of God's mercy.

36:10-12.

David prays for favour to God's children.

Psalms chapter 37

37:1-40.

David persuades to patience and confidence in God, by the different estate of the godly and the wicked.

Psalms chapter 38

38:1-22.

David moves God to take compassion on his pitiful case.

Psalms chapter 39

39:1-3.

David's care of this thoughts.

39:4-6.

The consideration of the brevity and vanity of life;

39:7-9.

the reverence of God's judgments,

39:10-13.

and prayer, are his bridles of impatience.

Psalms chapter 40

40:1-5.

The benefit of confidence in God.

40:6-10.

Obedience is the best sacrifice.

40:11-17.

The sense of David's evils inflames his prayer.

Psalms chapter 41

41:1-3.

The recompence of the charitable.

41:4-9.

David complains of his enemies' treachery.

41:10-13.

He flees to God for succour.

Psalms chapter 42

42:1-4.

David's zeal to serve God in the temple.

42:5-11.

He encourages his soul to trust in God.

Psalms chapter 43

43:1-4.

David, praying to be restored to the temple, promises to serve God joyfully.

43:5.

He encourages his soul to trust in God.

Psalms chapter 44

44:1-6.

The church, in memory of former favours,

44:7-16.

complains of her present evils.

44:17-23.

Professing her integrity,

44:24-26.

she fervently prays for succour.

Psalms chapter 45

45:1-9.

The majesty and grace of Christ's kingdom.

45:10-17.

The duty of the church, and the benefits thereof.

Psalms chapter 46

46:1-7.

The confidence which the church has in God.

46:8-11.

An exhortation to behold it.

Psalms chapter 47

47:1-9.

The nations are exhorted cheerfully to entertain the kingdom of Christ.

Psalms chapter 48

48:1-14.

The ornaments and privileges of the church.

Psalms chapter 49

49:1-15.

An earnest persuasion to build the faith of resurrection, not on worldly power, but on God.

49:16-20.

Worldly prosperity is not to be admired.

Psalms chapter 50

50:1-4.

The majesty of God in the church.

50:5-6.

His order to gather his saints.

50:7-13.

The pleasure of God is not in ceremonies,

50:14-23.

but in sincerity of obedience.

Psalms chapter 51

51:1-5.

David prays for remission of sins, whereof he makes a deep confession.

51:6-15.

He prays for sanctification.

51:16-17.

God delights not in sacrifice, but in sincerity.

51:18-19.

He prays for the church.

Psalms chapter 52

52:1-5.

David, condemning the spitefulness of Doeg, prophesies his destruction.

52:6-7.

The righteous shall rejoice at it.

52:8-9.

David, upon his confidence in God's mercy, gives thanks.

Psalms chapter 53

53:1-3.

David describes the corruption of a natural man.

53:4-5.

He convinces the wicked by the light of their own conscience.

53:6.

He glories in the salvation of God.

Psalms chapter 54

54:1-3.

David, complaining of the Ziphims, prays for salvation.

54:4-7.

Upon his confidence in God's help he promises sacrifice.

Psalms chapter 55

55:1-8.

David in his prayer complains of his fearful case.

55:9-15.

He prays against his enemies, of whose wickedness and treachery he complains.

55:16-23.

He comforts himself in God's preservation of him, and confusion of his enemies.

Psalms chapter 56

56:1-8.

David, praying to God in confidence of his word, complains of his enemies.

56:9-13.

He professes his confidence in God's word, and promises to praise him.

Psalms chapter 57

57:1-6.

David in prayer fleeing unto God, complains of his dangerous case.

57:7-11.

He encourages himself to praise God.

Psalms chapter 58

58:1-2.

David reproves wicked judges;

58:3-5.

describes the nature of the wicked;

58:6-9.

devotes them to God's judgments;

58:10-11.

whereat the righteous shall rejoice.

Psalms chapter 59

59:1-5.

David prays to be delivered from his enemies.

59:6-7.

He complains of their cruelty.

59:8-10.

He trusts in God.

59:11-15.

He prays against them.

59:16-17.

He praises God.

Psalms chapter 60

60:1-3.

David, complaining to God of former judgment,

60:4-5.

now upon better hope, prays for deliverance.

60:6-12.

Comforting himself in God's promises, he craves that help whereon he trusts.

Psalms chapter 61

61:1-3.

David flees to God upon his former experience.

61:4-8.

He vows perpetual service unto him, because of his promises.

Psalms chapter 62

62:1-4.

David, professing his confidence in God, discourages his enemies.

62:5-8.

In the same confidence he encourages the godly.

62:9-10.

No trust is to be put in worldly things.

62:11-12.

Power and mercy belong to God.

Psalms chapter 63

63:1-3.

David's thirst for God.

63:4-8.

His manner of blessing God.

63:9-11.

His confidence of his enemies' destruction, and his own safety.

Psalms chapter 64

64:1-6.

David prays for deliverance, complaining of his enemies.

64:7-10.

He promises himself to see such an evident destruction of his enemies, as the righteous shall rejoice at it.

Psalms chapter 65

65:1-3.

David praises God for his grace.

65:4-13.

The blessedness of God's chosen by reason of benefits.

Psalms chapter 66

66:1-4.

David exhorts to praise God;

66:5-7.

to observe his great works;

66:8-11.

to bless him for his gracious benefits.

66:12-15.

He vows for himself religious service to God.

66:16-20.

He declares God's special goodness to himself.

Psalms chapter 67

67:1-2.

A prayer for the enlargement of God's kingdom;

67:3-5.

to the joy of the people;

67:6-7.

and the increase of God's blessings.

Psalms chapter 68

68:1-3.

A prayer at the removing of the ark.

68:4-6.

An exhortation to praise God for his mercies;

68:7-18.

for his care of the church;

68:19-35.

for his great works.

Psalms chapter 69

69:1-12.

David complains of his affliction.

69:13-21.

He prays for deliverance.

69:22-29.

He devotes his enemies to destruction.

69:30-36.

He praises God with thanksgiving.

Psalms chapter 70

70:1-5.

David solicits God to the speedy destruction of the wicked, and preservation of the godly.

Psalms chapter 71

71:1-13.

David, in confidence of faith, and experience of God's favour, prays both for himself, and against the enemies of his soul.

71:14-16.

He promises constancy.

71:17-18.

He prays for perseverance.

71:19-24.

He praises God, and promises to do it cheerfully.

Psalms chapter 72

72:1-17.

David, praying for Solomon, shews the goodness and glory of his kingdom, and in type of Christ's kingdom

72:18-20.

He blesses God.

Psalms chapter 73

73:1.

The prophet, prevailing in a temptation,

73:2-12.

shews the occasion thereof, the prosperity of the wicked;

73:13-14.

the wound given thereby, diffidence;

73:15-28.

the victory over it, knowledge of God's purpose, in destroying the wicked, and sustaining the righteous.

Psalms chapter 74

74:1-9.

The prophet complains of the desolation of the sanctuary.

74:10-17.

He moves God to help in consideration of his power;

74:18-23.

of his reproachful enemies, of his children, and of his covenant.

Psalms chapter 75

75:1.

The prophet praises God.

75:2-3.

He promises to judge uprightly.

75:4-8.

He rebukes the proud by consideration of God's providence.

75:9-10.

He praises God, and promises to execute justice.

Psalms chapter 76

76:1-10.

A declaration of God's majesty in the church.

76:11-12.

An exhortation to serve him reverently.

Psalms chapter 77

77:1-9.

The psalmist shews what fierce combat he had with diffidence.

77:10-20.

The victory which he had by consideration of God's great and gracious works.

Psalms chapter 78

78:1-8.

An exhortation both to learn and to preach, the law of God.

78:9-66.

The story of God's wrath against the incredulous and disobedient.

78:67-72.

The Israelites being rejected, God chose Judah, Zion, and David.

Psalms chapter 79

79:1-7.

The psalmist complains of the desolation of Jerusalem.

79:8-12.

He prays for deliverance;

79:13.

and promises thankfulness.

Psalms chapter 80

80:1-7.

The psalmist in his prayer complains of the miseries of the church.

80:8-13.

God's former favours are turned into judgments.

80:14-19.

He prays for deliverance.

Psalms chapter 81

81:1-3.

An exhortation to a solemn praising of God.

81:4-7.

God challenges that duty by reason of his benefits.

81:8-16.

God, exhorting to obedience, complains of their disobedience, which proves their own hurt.

Psalms chapter 82

82:1-4.

The psalmist, having exhorted the judges,

82:5-7.

and reproved their negligence,

82:8.

prays God to judge.

Psalms chapter 83

83:1-8.

A complaint to God of the enemies' conspiracies.

83:9-18.

A prayer against them that oppress the Church.

Psalms chapter 84

84:1-3.

The prophet, longing for the communion of the sanctuary,

84:4-7.

shews how blessed they are that dwell therein.

84:8-12.

He prays to be restored unto it.

Psalms chapter 85

85:1-7.

The Psalmist, out of the experience of former mercies, prays for the continuance thereof.

85:8-13.

He promises to wait thereon, out of confidence of God's goodness.

Psalms chapter 86

86:1-4.

David strengthens his prayer by the consciousness of his religion;

86:5-10.

by the goodness and power of God.

86:11-13.

He desires the continuance of former grace.

86:14-17.

Complaining of the proud, he craves some token of God's goodness.

Psalms chapter 87

87:1-3.

The nature and glory of the church.

87:4-7.

The increase, honour, and comfort of the members thereof.

Psalms chapter 88

88:1-18.

A prayer containing a grievous complaint.

Psalms chapter 89

89:1-4.

The psalmist praises God for his covenant;

89:5-14.

for his wonderful power;

89:15-18.

for the care of his church;

89:19-37.

for his favour to the kingdom of David.

89:38-45.

Then complaining of contrary events,

89:46-52.

he expostulates, prays, and blesses God.

Psalms chapter 90

90:1-2.

Moses, setting forth God's providence.

90:3-6.

complains of human fragility,

90:7-9.

divine chastisements,

90:10-11.

and brevity of life.

90:12-17.

He prays for the knowledge and sensible experience of God's good providence.

Psalms chapter 91

91:1-2.

The state of the godly.

91:3-8.

Their safety.

91:9-10.

Their habitation.

91:11-13.

Their servants.

91:14-16.

Their friend; with the effects of them all.

Psalms chapter 92

92:1-3.

The prophet exhorts to praise God,

92:4-5.

for his great works;

92:6-9.

for his judgments on the wicked;

92:10-15.

and for his goodness to the godly.

Psalms chapter 93

93:1-5.

The majesty, stability, power, and holiness of Christ's kingdom.

Psalms chapter 94

94:1-7.

The prophet, calling for justice, complains of tyranny and impiety.

94:8-11.

He teaches God's providence.

94:12-15.

He shews the blessedness of affliction.

94:16-23.

God is the defender of the afflicted.

Psalms chapter 95

95:1-2.

An exhortation to praise God,

95:3-5.

for his greatness;

95:6-7.

and for his goodness;

95:8-11.

and not to tempt him.

Psalms chapter 96

96:1-3.

An exhortation to praise God,

96:4-7.

for his greatness;

96:8-10.

for his kingdom;

96:11-13.

for his general judgment.

Psalms chapter 97

97:1-6.

The majesty of God's kingdom.

97:7-9.

The church rejoices at God's judgments upon idolaters.

97:10-12.

An exhortation to godliness and gladness.

Psalms chapter 98

98:1-3.

The psalmist exhorts the Jews,

98:4-6.

the Gentiles,

98:7-9.

and all the creatures, to praise God.

Psalms chapter 99

99:1-4.

The prophet, setting forth the kingdom of God in Zion,

99:5-9.

exhorts all, by the example of their forefathers, to worship God at his holy hill.

Psalms chapter 100

100:1-2.

An exhortation to praise God, cheerfully,

100:3.

for his greatness;

100:4-5.

and for his power.

Psalms chapter 101

101:1-8.

David makes a vow and profession of godliness.

Psalms chapter 102

102:1-11.

The prophet in his prayer makes a grievous complaint.

102:12-17.

He takes comfort in the eternity, and mercy of God.

102:18-22.

The mercies of God are to be recorded.

102:23-28.

He sustains his weakness by the unchangeableness of God.

Psalms chapter 103

103:1-14.

An exhortation to bless God for his mercy,

103:15-22.

and for the constancy thereof.

Psalms chapter 104

104:1-6.

A meditation upon the mighty power,

104:7-30.

and wonderful providence of God.

104:31-32.

God's glory is eternal.

104:33-35.

The prophet vows perpetually to praise God.

Psalms chapter 105

105:1-6.

An exhortation to praise God, and to seek out his works.

105:7-15.

The story of God's providence over Abraham;

105:16-22.

over Joseph;

105:23-25.

over Jacob in Egypt;

105:26-36.

over Moses delivering the Israelites;

105:37-45.

over the Israelites brought out of Egypt, fed in the wilderness, and planted in Canaan.

Psalms chapter 106

106:1-3.

The psalmist exhorts to praise God.

106:4-6.

He prays for pardon of sin, as God pardoned the fathers.

106:7-46.

The story of the people's rebellion, and God's mercy.

106:47-48.

He concludes with prayer and praise.

Psalms chapter 107

107:1-3.

The psalmist exhorts the redeemed, in praising God, to observe his manifold providence,

107:4-9.

over travellers;

107:10-16.

over captives;

107:17-22.

over sick men;

107:23-32.

over seamen;

107:33-43.

and in divers varieties of life.

Psalms chapter 108

108:1-4.

David encourages himself to praise God.

108:5-10.

He prays for God's assistance according to his promise.

108:11-13.

His confidence in God's help.

Psalms chapter 109

109:1-15.

David, complaining of his slanderous enemies, under the person of Judas devotes them.

109:16-20.

He shews their sin.

109:21-28.

Complaining of his own misery, he prays for help.

109:29-31.

He promises thankfulness.

Psalms chapter 110

110:1-3.

The kingdom;

110:4.

the priesthood;

110:5-6.

the conquest;

110:7.

and the passion of Christ.

Psalms chapter 111

111:1-4.

The psalmist by his example incites others to praise God for his glorious,

111:5-9.

and gracious works.

111:10.

The fear of God breeds true wisdom.

Psalms chapter 112

112:1-3.

Godliness has the promises of this life,

112:4-9.

and of the life to come.

112:10.

The prosperity of the godly shall be an eyesore to the wicked.

Psalms chapter 113

113:1-5.

An exhortation to praise God for his excellency;

113:6-9.

for his mercy.

Psalms chapter 114

114:1-8.

The miracles wrought by God, when he brought his people out of Egypt, are a just ground of fearing him.

Psalms chapter 115

115:1-3.

Because God is truly glorious,

115:4-8.

and idols are vanity,

115:9-11.

he exhorts to confidence in God.

115:12-18.

God is to be blessed for his blessings.

Psalms chapter 116

116:1-11.

The psalmist professes his love and duty to God for his deliverance.

116:12-19.

He studies to be thankful.

Psalms chapter 117

117:1-2.

An exhortation to praise God for his mercy and truth.

Psalms chapter 118

118:1-4.

An exhortation to praise God for his mercy.

118:5-18.

The psalmist by his experience shews how good it is to trust in God.

118:19-29.

Under the type of the psalmist the coming of Christ in his kingdom is expressed.

Psalms chapter 119

119:1-176.

This psalm contains sundry prayers, praises, and professions of obedience.

Psalms chapter 120

120:1-2.

David prays against Doeg;

120:3-4.

reproves his tongue;

120:5-7.

complains of his necessary conversation with the wicked.

Psalms chapter 121

121:1-8.

The great safety of the godly, who put their trust in God's protection.

Psalms chapter 122

122:1-5.

David professes his joy for the church;

122:6-9.

and prays for the peace thereof.

Psalms chapter 123

123:1-2.

The godly profess their confidence in God;

123:3-4.

and pray to be delivered from contempt.

Psalms chapter 124

124:1-8.

The church blesses God for a miraculous deliverance.

Psalms chapter 125

125:1-3.

The safety of such as trust in God.

125:4-5.

A prayer for the godly, and against the wicked.

Psalms chapter 126

126:1-3.

The church, celebrating her incredible return out of captivity,

126:4-6.

prays for, and prophesies the good success thereof.

Psalms chapter 127

127:1-2.

The virtue of God's blessing.

127:3-5.

Good children are his gift.

Psalms chapter 128

128:1-6.

The sundry blessings which follow them that fear God.

Psalms chapter 129

129:1-4.

An exhortation to praise God for saving Israel in their great afflictions.

129:5-8.

The haters of the church are cursed.

Psalms chapter 130

130:1-4.

The psalmist professes his hope in prayer;

130:5-6.

and his patience in hope.

130:7-8.

He exhorts Israel to trust in God.

Psalms chapter 131

131:1-2.

David, professing his humility,

131:3.

exhorts Israel to trust in God.

Psalms chapter 132

132:1-7.

David in his prayer commends unto God the religious care he had for the ark.

132:8-10.

His prayer at the removing of the ark;

132:11-18.

with a repetition of God's promises.

Psalms chapter 133

133:1-3.

The blessedness of unity among brethren.

Psalms chapter 134

134:1-3.

An exhortation to bless God.

Psalms chapter 135

135:1-4.

An exhortation to praise God for his mercy;

135:5-7.

for his power;

135:8-14.

for his judgments.

135:15-18.

The vanity of idols.

135:19-21.

An exhortation to bless God.

Psalms chapter 136

136:1-26.

An exhortation to give thanks to God for particular mercies.

Psalms chapter 137

137:1-6.

The constancy of the Jews in captivity.

137:7-9.

The prophet curses Edom and Babel.

Psalms chapter 138

138:1-3.

David praises God for the truth of his word.

138:4-6.

He prophesies that the kings of the earth shall praise God.

138:7-8.

He professes his confidence in God.

Psalms chapter 139

139:1-16.

David praises God for his all-seeing providence;

139:17-18.

and for his infinite mercies.

139:19-22.

He defies the wicked.

139:23-24.

He prays for sincerity.

Psalms chapter 140

140:1-7.

David prays to be delivered from Saul and Doeg.

140:8-11.

He prays against them.

140:12-13.

He comforts himself by confidence in God.

Psalms chapter 141

141:1-2.

David prays that his suit may be acceptable;

141:3-6.

his conscience sincere;

141:7-10.

and his life free from snares.

Psalms chapter 142

142:1-7.

David shews that in his trouble all his comfort was in prayer unto God.

Psalms chapter 143

143:1-2.

David prays for favour in judgment.

143:3-4.

He complains of his griefs.

143:5-6.

He strengthens his faith by meditation and prayer.

143:7-8.

He prays for grace;

143:9.

for deliverance;

143:10-11.

for sanctification;

143:12.

for destruction of his enemies;

Psalms chapter 144

144:1-4.

David blesses God for his mercy both to him and to man.

144:5-8.

He prays that God would powerfully deliver him from his enemies.

144:9-10.

He promises to praise God.

144:11-15.

He prays for the happy state of the kingdom.

Psalms chapter 145

145:1-7.

David praises God for his fame;

145:8-10.

for his goodness;

145:11-13.

for his kingdom;

145:14-16.

for his providence;

145:17-21.

for his justice, holiness, and saving mercy.

Psalms chapter 146

146:1-2.

The Psalmist vows perpetual praises to God.

146:3-4.

He exhorts not to trust in man.

146:5-10.

God, for his power, justice, mercy, and kingdom, is only worthy to be trusted.

Psalms chapter 147

147:1-3.

The prophet exhorts to praise God for his care of the church;

147:4-5.

his power and wisdom;

147:6.

his mercy;

147:7-11.

his providence;

147:12-14.

to praise him for his blessings upon the kingdom;

147:15-18.

for his power over the elements;

147:19-20.

and for his ordinances in the church.

Psalms chapter 148

148:1-6.

The psalmist exhorts the celestial,

148:7-10.

the terrestrial,

148:11-14.

and the rational creatures to praise God.

Psalms chapter 149

149:1-4.

The prophet exhorts to praise God for his love to the church;

149:5-9.

and for that power which he has given to the church.

Psalms chapter 150

150:1-2.

An exhortation to praise God;

150:3-6.

with all kinds of instruments.