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Explanatory Notes on the Whole Bible, by John Wesley, [1754-65], at

Psalms Chapter 148

Psalms 148:4

psa 148:4

Heavens of heavens - Ye highest heavens, the place of God's throne. Waters - Ye clouds which are above a part of the heavens.

Psalms 148:6

psa 148:6

Established - He hath made them constant and incorruptible, not changeable, as the things of the lower world. A decree - Concerning their continuance.

Psalms 148:7

psa 148:7

Dragons - Either serpents, which hide in the deep caverns of the earth; or whales, and other sea - monsters, which dwell in the depths of the sea.

Psalms 148:8

psa 148:8

Fire - Lightnings and other fireworks of the air. Vapour - Or, fumes: hot exhalations. Fulfilling his word - Executing his commands, either for the comfort or punishment of the inhabitants of the earth.

Psalms 148:13

psa 148:13

Above - Above all the glories which are in earth and in heaven.

Psalms 148:14

psa 148:14

The horn - In scripture commonly denotes strength, victory, glory, and felicity.

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