Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
The LORD reigneth; let the earth rejoice; let the multitude of isles be glad thereof.
Let the multitude of isles
The LORD reigns; he has clothed himself with majesty; the LORD has clothed himself with strength; he has girded himself: he has established the world also, that it cannot be moved.
Say among the Gentiles that the LORD reigns; he also has established the world, it shall not be moved; he shall judge the peoples righteously.
The LORD reigns; the peoples shall tremble; he who sits above the cherubim reigns; the earth shall be moved.
And saviours shall come up unto Mount Zion to judge the mount of Esau; and the kingdom shall be the LORD's.
For this is he that was spoken of by the prophet Isaiah, who said, The voice of one crying in the wilderness, Prepare ye the way of the Lord; make his paths straight.
Thy kingdom come. Thy will be done in earth, as it is in heaven.
blessed be the kingdom of our father David, that comes in the name of the Lord; Hosanna in the highest.
who has delivered us from the power of darkness, and has translated us into the kingdom of his dear Son,
saying, We give thee thanks, O Lord God Almighty, who art and wast, and art to come because thou hast taken to thee thy great power and hast reigned.
Serve the LORD with fear, and rejoice with trembling.
Sing with joy unto the LORD, all the earth; lift up thy voice and rejoice and sing praises.
Sing, O heavens; and be joyful, O earth; and break forth into singing, O mountains: for the LORD has comforted his people and will have mercy upon his afflicted.
But the angel said unto them, Fear not; for, behold, I bring you a gospel of great joy, which shall be to all the people.
Let the multitude of isles
By these were the isles of the Gentiles divided in their lands, each one after his tongue, after their families, in their nations.
And it shall come to pass in that day that the Lord shall return to set his hand again to possess the remnant of his people which were left from Assyria and from Egypt and from Pathros and from Cush and from Elam and from Shinar and from Hamath and from the islands of the sea.
These shall lift up their voice; they shall sing joyfully in the majesty of the LORD; they shall lift up their voice from the sea.
The isles saw it and feared; the ends of the earth were afraid; they congregated and came.
He shall not tire nor faint until he has set judgment in the earth; and the isles shall wait for his law.
Listen, O isles, unto me, and hearken, ye peoples, from far, The LORD has called me from the womb; from the bowels of my mother he has remembered my name.
My righteousness is near; my saving health is gone forth, and my arms shall judge the people; the isles shall wait upon me; and on my arm shall they place their hope.
For the isles shall wait for me, and the ships of Tarshish from the first, to bring thy sons from far, their silver and their gold with them, unto the name of the LORD thy God, and to the Holy One of Israel, who has glorified thee.
And I will set a sign among them, and I will send those that escape of them unto the Gentiles, to Tarshish, Pul, and Lud, that draw the bow, to Tubal, and Javan, to the isles afar off, that have never heard my name, nor seen my glory; and they shall declare my glory among the Gentiles.
The LORD shall be terrible against them for he will weaken all the gods of the earth; and each one from his place shall worship him, even all the isles of the Gentiles.
And again he says, Rejoice, ye Gentiles, with his people.