New English Translation
1 Praise the LORD! Praise, you servants of the LORD, praise the name of the LORD!
2 May the LORD's name be praised now and forevermore!
3 From east to west the LORD's name is deserving of praise.
4 The LORD is exalted over all the nations; his splendor reaches beyond the sky.
5 Who can compare to the LORD our God, who sits on a high throne?
6 He bends down to look at the sky and the earth.
7 He raises the poor from the dirt, and lifts up the needy from the garbage pile,
8 that he might seat him with princes, with the princes of his people.
9 He makes the barren woman of the family a happy mother of children. Praise the LORD!
King James Version
1 Praise ye the LORD. Praise, O ye servants of the LORD, praise the name of the LORD.
2 Blessed be the name of the LORD from this time forth and for evermore.
3 From the rising of the sun unto the going down of the same the LORD'S name is to be praised.
4 The LORD is high above all nations, and his glory above the heavens.
5 Who is like unto the LORD our God, who dwelleth on high,
6 Who humbleth himself to behold the things that are in heaven, and in the earth!
7 He raiseth up the poor out of the dust, and lifteth the needy out of the dunghill;
8 That he may set him with princes, even with the princes of his people.
9 He maketh the barren woman to keep house, and to be a joyful mother of children. Praise ye the LORD.