Yahweh's Glorious Reign

1 Yahweh, hath become king, Let the earth exult, Let the multitude of coastlands rejoice.

1 (A)The Lord (a)reigns, let the (B)earth rejoice;Let the many (b)(C)islands be glad.

1 The LORD reigneth; let the earth rejoice; let the multitude of isles be glad thereof.

1 The Lord reigns! Let the earth rejoice;let the many coasts and islands be glad.(A)

1 The LORD reigns! Let the earth rejoice! May many islands be glad!

2 Clouds and thick darkness, are round about him, Righteousness and justice, are the establishing of his throne.

2 (D)Clouds and thick darkness surround Him;(E)Righteousness and justice are the foundation of His throne.

2 Clouds and darkness are round about him: righteousness and judgment are the habitation of his throne.

2 Clouds and thick darkness surround Him;righteousness and justice are the foundation of His throne.(B)

2 Thick clouds are all around him; righteousness and justice are his throne's foundation.

3 Fire, before him, proceedeth, That it may consume, round about, his adversaries.

3 (F)Fire goes before HimAnd (G)burns up His adversaries round about.

3 A fire goeth before him, and burneth up his enemies round about.

3 Fire goes before Himand burns up His foes on every side.(C)

3 Fire goes out from his presence to consume his enemies on every side.

4 His lightnings, have illumined, the world, The earth, hath seen, and hath trembled;

4 His (H)lightnings lit up the world;The earth saw and (I)trembled.

4 His lightnings enlightened the world: the earth saw, and trembled.

4 His lightning lights up the world;the earth sees and trembles.(D)

4 His lightning bolts light the world; the earth sees and shakes.

5 The mountains, like wax, have melted, At the presence of Yahweh, At the presence, of the Lord of all the earth.

5 The mountains (J)melted like wax at the presence of the Lord,At the presence of the (K)Lord of the whole earth.

5 The hills melted like wax at the presence of the LORD, at the presence of the Lord of the whole earth.

5 The mountains melt like waxat the presence of the Lordat the presence of the Lord of all the earth.(E)

5 Mountains melt like wax in the LORD's presence In the presence of the LORD of all the earth.

6 The heavens, have declared, his righteousness, - And all the peoples, have seen, his glory.

6 The (L)heavens declare His righteousness,And (M)all the peoples have seen His glory.

6 The heavens declare his righteousness, and all the people see his glory.

6 The heavens proclaim His righteousness;(F)all the peoples see His glory.(G)

6 The heavens declare his righteousness so that all the nations see his glory.

7 Let all who serve an image, be ashamed, They who boast themselves in things of nought, Bow down unto him, all ye gods.

7 Let all those be ashamed who serve (N)graven images,Who boast themselves of (O)idols;(c)(P)Worship Him, all you (d)gods.

7 Confounded be all they that serve graven images, that boast themselves of idols: worship him, all ye gods.

7 All who serve carved images,those who boast in idols, will be put to shame.(H)All the gods(a) must worship Him.(I)

7 All who serve carved images and those who praise idols will be humiliated. Worship him, all you "gods"!

8 Zion, hath heard and rejoiced, And the daughters of Judah, have exulted, Because of thy righteous decisions, O Yahweh:

8 Zion (e)heard this and (Q)was glad,And the daughters of Judah have rejoicedBecause of Your judgments, O Lord.

8 Zion heard, and was glad; and the daughters of Judah rejoiced because of thy judgments, O LORD.

8 Zion hears and is glad,and the towns(b) of Judah rejoicebecause of Your judgments, Lord.(J)

8 Zion hears and rejoices; the towns of Judah rejoice on account of your justice, LORD.

9 For, thou, Yahweh, art Most High over all the earth, Greatly hast thou exalted thyself above all gods.

9 For You are the Lord (R)Most High over all the earth;You are exalted far (S)above all (f)gods.

9 For thou, LORD, art high above all the earth: thou art exalted far above all gods.

9 For You, Lord,are the Most High over all the earth;You are exalted above all the gods.(K)

9 For you, LORD, are the Most High above all the earth; you are exalted high above all divine beings.

10 Ye lovers of Yahweh! be haters of wrong, - He preserveth the lives of his men of lovingkindness, From the hand of the lawless, will he rescue them.

10 (T)Hate evil, you who love the Lord,Who (U)preserves the souls of His godly ones;He (V)delivers them from the hand of the wicked.

10 Ye that love the LORD, hate evil: he preserveth the souls of his saints; he delivereth them out of the hand of the wicked.

10 You who love the Lord, hate evil!(L)He protects the lives of His godly ones;(M)He rescues them from the power of the wicked.(N)

10 Hate evil, you who love the LORD! He guards the lives of those who love him, delivering them from domination by the wicked.

11 Light, is sown for the righteous one, And, for the upright in heart, rejoicing:

11 (W)Light is sown like seed for the righteousAnd (X)gladness for the upright in heart.

11 Light is sown for the righteous, and gladness for the upright in heart.

11 Light dawns(c)(d) for the righteous,gladness for the upright in heart.(O)

11 Light shines on the righteous; gladness on the morally upright.

12 Rejoice, ye righteous, in Yahweh, And give ye thanks, at the mention of his holiness.

12 Be (Y)glad in the Lord, you righteous ones,And (Z)give thanks (g)to His holy name.

12 Rejoice in the LORD, ye righteous; and give thanks at the remembrance of his holiness.

12 Be glad in Yahweh, you righteous ones,and praise His holy name.(e)(P)

12 Rejoice in the LORD, you righteous ones! Give thanks at the mention of his holiness! A psalm

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