The Voice of the Lord

1 A Davidic psalm.
Ascribe to Yahweh, you heavenly beings,(a)
ascribe to the Lord glory and strength.
2
Ascribe to Yahweh the glory due His name;
worship Yahweh
in the splendor of His holiness.(b)(A)
3
The voice of the Lord is above the waters.
The God of glory thunders—
the Lord, above vast waters,(B)
4
the voice of the Lord in power,
the voice of the Lord in splendor.(C)
5
The voice of the Lord breaks the cedars;
the Lord shatters the cedars of Lebanon.(D)
6
He makes Lebanon skip like a calf,(E)
and Sirion,(c) like a young wild ox.(F)
7
The voice of the Lord flashes flames of fire.(G)
8
The voice of the Lord shakes the wilderness;
the Lord shakes the wilderness of Kadesh.(H)
9
The voice of the Lord makes the deer give birth(d)(I)
and strips the woodlands bare.(J)
In His temple all cry, “Glory!”
10
The Lord sat enthroned at the flood;
the Lord sits enthroned, King forever.(K)
11
The Lord gives His people strength;(L)
the Lord blesses His people with peace.(M)

Footnotes:

a. Psalm 29:1: Or you angels, or you sons of the mighty; lit Lord sons of [the] gods
b. Psalm 29:2: Or in holy attire, or in holy appearance
c. Psalm 29:6: = Mount Hermon
d. Psalm 29:9: Or the oaks shake

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