Laudate Dominum de caelis. All creatures are invited to praise their Creator. Alleluia.
 Praise ye the Lord from the heavens: praise ye him in the high places.
Alleluja. Laudate Dominum de caelis; laudate eum in excelsis.
 Praise ye him, all his angels: praise ye him, all his hosts.
Laudate eum, omnes angeli ejus; laudate eum, omnes virtutes ejus.
 Praise ye him, O sun and moon: praise him, all ye stars and light.
Laudate eum, sol et luna; laudate eum, omnes stellae et lumen.
 Praise him, ye heavens of heavens: and let all the waters that are above the heavens
Laudate eum, caeli caelorum; et aquae omnes quae super caelos sunt,
 Praise the name of the Lord. For he spoke, and they were made: he commanded, and they were created.
laudent nomen Domini. Quia ipse dixit, et facta sunt; ipse mandavit, et creata sunt.
 He hath established them for ever, and for ages of ages: he hath made a decree, and it shall not pass away.
Statuit ea in aeternum, et in saeculum saeculi; praeceptum posuit, et non praeteribit.
 Praise the Lord from the earth, ye dragons, and all ye deeps:
Laudate Dominum de terra, dracones et omnes abyssi;
 Fire, hail, snow, ice, stormy winds which fulfill his word:
ignis, grando, nix, glacies, spiritus procellarum, quae faciunt verbum ejus;
 Mountains and all hills, fruitful trees and all cedars:
montes, et omnes colles; ligna fructifera, et omnes cedri;
 Beasts and all cattle: serpents and feathered fowls:
bestiae, et universa pecora; serpentes, et volucres pennatae;
 Kings of the earth and all people: princes and all judges of the earth:
reges terrae et omnes populi, principes et omnes judices terrae;
 Young men and maidens: let the old with the younger, praise the name of the Lord:
juvenes et virgines, senes cum junioribus laudent nomen Domini,
 For his name alone is exalted.
quia exaltatum est nomen ejus solius.
 The praise of him is above heaven and earth: and he hath exalted the horn of his people. A hymn to all his saints: to the children of Israel, a people approaching to him. Alleluia.
Confessio ejus super caelum et terram; et exaltavit cornu populi sui. Hymnus omnibus sanctis ejus; filiis Israel, populo appropinquanti sibi. Alleluja.