Psalm 148:5
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New International Version
Let them praise the name of the LORD, for at his command they were created,

King James Bible
Let them praise the name of the LORD: for he commanded, and they were created.

Darby Bible Translation
Let them praise the name of Jehovah, for he it is that commanded, and they were created:

World English Bible
Let them praise the name of Yahweh, For he commanded, and they were created.

Young's Literal Translation
They do praise the name of Jehovah, For He commanded, and they were created.

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Clarke's Commentary on the Bible

He commanded, and they were created - He spake the word expressive of the idea in his infinite mind; and they sprang into being according to that idea.

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Psalm 33:6-9 By the word of the LORD were the heavens made; and all the host of them by the breath of his mouth...

Psalm 95:5 The sea is his, and he made it: and his hands formed the dry land.

Genesis 1:1,2,6 In the beginning God created the heaven and the earth...

Jeremiah 10:11-13 Thus shall you say to them, The gods that have not made the heavens and the earth, even they shall perish from the earth...

Amos 9:6 It is he that builds his stories in the heaven, and has founded his troop in the earth; he that calls for the waters of the sea...

Revelation 4:11 You are worthy, O Lord, to receive glory and honor and power: for you have created all things...

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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
Genesis 1:1
In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth.

Psalm 33:6
By the word of the LORD the heavens were made, their starry host by the breath of his mouth.

Psalm 33:9
For he spoke, and it came to be; he commanded, and it stood firm.

Psalm 147:15
He sends his command to the earth; his word runs swiftly.

Jeremiah 10:12
But God made the earth by his power; he founded the world by his wisdom and stretched out the heavens by his understanding.

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