Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

O let the nations be glad and sing for joy: for thou shalt judge the people righteously, and govern the nations upon earth. Selah.

Bible References

O let

Psalm 97:1
The Lord reigns! Let the earth be happy! Let the many coastlands rejoice!
Psalm 138:4
Let all the kings of the earth give thanks to you, O Lord, when they hear the words you speak.
Deuteronomy 32:43
Cry out, O nations, with his people, for he will avenge his servants' blood; he will take vengeance against his enemies, and make atonement for his land and people.
Isaiah 24:14
They lift their voices and shout joyfully; they praise the majesty of the Lord in the west.
Isaiah 42:10
Sing to the Lord a brand new song! Praise him from the horizon of the earth, you who go down to the sea, and everything that lives in it, you coastlands and those who live there!
Isaiah 54:1
"Shout for joy, O barren one who has not given birth! Give a joyful shout and cry out, you who have not been in labor! For the children of the desolate one are more numerous than the children of the married woman," says the Lord.
Romans 15:10
And again it says: "Rejoice, O Gentiles, with his people."
Galatians 4:27
For it is written: "Rejoice, O barren woman who does not bear children; break forth and shout, you who have no birth pains, because the children of the desolate woman are more numerous than those of the woman who has a husband."

For thou

Psalm 9:8
He judges the world fairly; he makes just legal decisions for the nations.
Psalm 96:10
Say among the nations, "The Lord reigns! The world is established, it cannot be moved. He judges the nations fairly."
Psalm 98:9
before the Lord! For he comes to judge the earth! He judges the world fairly, and the nations in a just manner.
Genesis 18:25
Far be it from you to do such a thing -- to kill the godly with the wicked, treating the godly and the wicked alike! Far be it from you! Will not the judge of the whole earth do what is right?"
Acts 17:31
because he has set a day on which he is going to judge the world in righteousness, by a man whom he designated, having provided proof to everyone by raising him from the dead."
Romans 2:5
But because of your stubbornness and your unrepentant heart, you are storing up wrath for yourselves in the day of wrath, when God's righteous judgment is revealed!

Govern

Psalm 2:8
Ask me, and I will give you the nations as your inheritance, the ends of the earth as your personal property.
Psalm 82:6
I thought, 'You are gods; all of you are sons of the Most High.'
Isaiah 55:4
Look, I made him a witness to nations, a ruler and commander of nations."
Revelation 11:15
Then the seventh angel blew his trumpet, and there were loud voices in heaven saying: "The kingdom of the world has become the kingdom of our Lord and of his Christ, and he will reign for ever and ever."

General references

Psalm 98:4
Shout out praises to the Lord, all the earth! Break out in a joyful shout and sing!
Psalm 102:15
The nations will respect the reputation of the Lord, and all the kings of the earth will respect his splendor,
Isaiah 65:18
But be happy and rejoice forevermore over what I am about to create! For look, I am ready to create Jerusalem to be a source of joy, and her people to be a source of happiness.
Romans 15:10
And again it says: "Rejoice, O Gentiles, with his people."

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