1 O sing unto the LORD a new song: sing unto the LORD, all the earth.
1 Sing a new song to the LORD! Sing to the LORD, all the earth!
1 O sing to the Lord a new song;Sing to the Lord, all the earth!
2 Sing unto the LORD, bless his name; shew forth his salvation from day to day.
2 Sing to the LORD! Bless his name! Proclaim his deliverance every day!
2 Sing to the Lord, bless His name;Proclaim good news of His salvation from day to day.
3 Declare his glory among the heathen, his wonders among all people.
3 Declare his glory among the nations and his awesome deeds among all the nations!
3 Declare His glory among the nations,His marvelous works and wonderful deeds among all the peoples.
4 For the LORD is great, and greatly to be praised: he is to be feared above all gods.
4 For the LORD is great, and greatly to be praised; he is awesome above all gods.
5 For all the gods of the nations are idols: but the LORD made the heavens.
5 For all the gods of the nations are worthless idols, but the LORD made the heavens.
5 For all the gods of the peoples are [worthless, lifeless] idols,But the Lord made the heavens.
6 Honour and majesty are before him: strength and beauty are in his sanctuary.
6 Splendor and majesty are before him; might and beauty are in his sanctuary.
6 Splendor and majesty are before Him;Strength and beauty are in His sanctuary.
7 Give unto the LORD, O ye kindreds of the people, give unto the LORD glory and strength.
7 Ascribe to the LORD, you families of nations, ascribe to the LORD glory and strength!
8 Give unto the LORD the glory due unto his name: bring an offering, and come into his courts.
8 Ascribe to the LORD the glory due his name, bring an offering and enter his courts!
8 Ascribe to the Lord the glory of His name;Bring an offering and come into His courts.
9 O worship the LORD in the beauty of holiness: fear before him, all the earth.
9 Worship the LORD in holy splendor; tremble before him, all the earth.
9 Worship the Lord in the splendor of holiness;Tremble [in submissive wonder] before Him, all the earth.
10 Say among the heathen that the LORD reigneth: the world also shall be established that it shall not be moved: he shall judge the people righteously.
10 Declare among the nations, "The LORD reigns!" Indeed, he established the world so that it will not falter. He will judge people fairly.
11 Let the heavens rejoice, and let the earth be glad; let the sea roar, and the fulness thereof.
11 The heavens will be glad and the earth will rejoice; even the sea and everything that fills it will roar.
11 Let the heavens be glad, and let the earth rejoice;Let the sea roar, and all the things it contains;
12 Let the field be joyful, and all that is therein: then shall all the trees of the wood rejoice
12 The field and all that is in it will rejoice; then all the trees of the forest will sing for joy
12 Let the field be exultant, and all that is in it.Then all the trees of the forest will sing for joy
13 Before the LORD: for he cometh, for he cometh to judge the earth: he shall judge the world with righteousness, and the people with his truth.
13 in the LORD's presence, because he is coming; indeed, he will come to judge the earth. He will judge the world fairly and its people reliably.
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