8:1 To the chief Musician upon Gittith, A Psalm of David. O LORD
our Lord, how excellent [is] thy name in all the earth! who
hast set thy glory above the heavens.
8:2 Out of the mouth of babes and sucklings hast thou ordained
strength because of thy enemies, that thou mightest still the
enemy and the avenger.
8:3 When I consider thy heavens, the work of thy fingers; the
moon and the stars, which thou hast ordained;
8:4 What is man, that thou art mindful of him? and the son of
man, that thou visitest him?
8:5 For thou hast made him a little lower than the angels, and
hast crowned him with glory and honor.
8:6 Thou hast made him to have dominion over the works of thy
hands; thou hast put all [things] under his feet:
8:7 All sheep and oxen, yes, and the beasts of the field;
8:8 The fowl of the air, and the fish of the sea, [and whatever]
passeth through the paths of the seas.
8:9 O LORD our Lord, how excellent [is] thy name in all the