Psalm 148:13
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New International Version
Let them praise the name of the LORD, for his name alone is exalted; his splendor is above the earth and the heavens.

King James Bible
Let them praise the name of the LORD: for his name alone is excellent; his glory is above the earth and heaven.

Darby Bible Translation
Let them praise the name of Jehovah: for his name alone is exalted; his majesty is above the earth and the heavens.

World English Bible
let them praise the name of Yahweh, for his name alone is exalted. His glory is above the earth and the heavens.

Young's Literal Translation
They praise the name of Jehovah, For His name alone hath been set on high, His honour is above earth and heavens.

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Clarke's Commentary on the Bible

Let them - All already specified, praise the name of Jehovah, because he excels all beings: and his glory, as seen in creating, preserving, and governing all things, is על al, upon or over, the earth and heaven. All space and place, as well as the beings found in them, show forth the manifold wisdom and goodness of God.

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

for his name

Psalm 8:1,9 O LORD, our Lord, how excellent is your name in all the earth! who have set your glory above the heavens...

Psalm 99:3,4,9 Let them praise your great and terrible name; for it is holy...

Songs 5:9,16 What is your beloved more than another beloved, O you fairest among women? what is your beloved more than another beloved...

Isaiah 6:3 And one cried to another, and said, Holy, holy, holy, is the LORD of hosts: the whole earth is full of his glory.

Zechariah 9:17 For how great is his goodness, and how great is his beauty! corn shall make the young men cheerful, and new wine the maids.

Philippians 3:8 Yes doubtless, and I count all things but loss for the excellency of the knowledge of Christ Jesus my Lord...

excellent. Heb. exalted

1 Chronicles 29:11 Yours, O LORD is the greatness, and the power, and the glory, and the victory, and the majesty...

Isaiah 12:4 And in that day shall you say, Praise the LORD, call on his name, declare his doings among the people...

Isaiah 33:5 The LORD is exalted; for he dwells on high: he has filled Zion with judgment and righteousness.

Matthew 6:13 And lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from evil: For your is the kingdom, and the power, and the glory, for ever. Amen.

glory

Psalm 57:6 They have prepared a net for my steps; my soul is bowed down: they have dig a pit before me...

Psalm 72:19 And blessed be his glorious name for ever: and let the whole earth be filled with his glory; Amen, and Amen.

Psalm 108:4 For your mercy is great above the heavens: and your truth reaches to the clouds.

Psalm 113:4 The LORD is high above all nations, and his glory above the heavens.

Ephesians 4:10 He that descended is the same also that ascended up far above all heavens, that he might fill all things.)

1 Peter 3:22 Who is gone into heaven, and is on the right hand of God; angels and authorities and powers being made subject to him.

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That Worthy Name.
James ii:7. IN the second chapter of the Epistle of James the Holy Spirit speaks of our ever blessed Lord as "that worthy Name." Precious Word! precious to every heart that knows Him and delights to exalt His glorious and worthy Name. His Name is "far above every Name that is named, not only in this world, but also in that which is to come." (Ephes. i:21.) It is "as ointment poured forth" (Song of Sol. i:3); yea, His Name alone is excellent (Psalm cxlviii:13). But according to His worth that blessed
Arno Gaebelein—The Lord of Glory

Covenanting a Privilege of Believers.
Whatever attainment is made by any as distinguished from the wicked, or whatever gracious benefit is enjoyed, is a spiritual privilege. Adoption into the family of God is of this character. "He came unto his own, and his own received him not. But as many as received him, to them gave he power (margin, or, the right; or, privilege) to become the sons of God, even to them that believe on his name."[617] And every co-ordinate benefit is essentially so likewise. The evidence besides, that Covenanting
John Cunningham—The Ordinance of Covenanting

Cross References
Psalm 8:1
For the director of music. According to gittith. A psalm of David. LORD, our Lord, how majestic is your name in all the earth! You have set your glory in the heavens.

Psalm 113:4
The LORD is exalted over all the nations, his glory above the heavens.

Psalm 148:12
young men and women, old men and children.

Isaiah 12:4
In that day you will say: "Give praise to the LORD, proclaim his name; make known among the nations what he has done, and proclaim that his name is exalted.

Habakkuk 3:3
God came from Teman, the Holy One from Mount Paran. His glory covered the heavens and his praise filled the earth.

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