Psalm 99 CSB

The King Is Holy

1 The Lord reigns! Let the peoples tremble. He is enthroned above the cherubim.a Let the earth quake.

References for Psalms 99:1

    • a 99:1 - Ex 25:22; 1 Sm 4:4; Ezk 11:22
      2 The Lord is great in Zion; He is exalted above all the peoples.
      3 Let them praise Your great and awe-inspiring name.b He is holy.

      References for Psalms 99:3

        • b 99:3 - Ps 44:8; 138:2; Neh 1:5
          4 The mighty King loves justice.c You have established fairness; You have administered justice and righteousness in Jacob.

          References for Psalms 99:4

            • c 99:4 - Ps 37:28; Isa 61:8
              5 Exalt the Lord our God; bow in worship at His footstool.d He is holy.

              References for Psalms 99:5

                • d 99:5 - Ps 132:7; 1 Ch 28:2; Isa 66:1
                  6 Moses and Aaron were among His priests; Samuel also was among those calling on His name. They called to the Lord, and He answered them.
                  7 He spoke to them in a pillar of cloud;e they kept His decrees and the statutes He gave them.

                  References for Psalms 99:7

                    • e 99:7 - Nm 12:5; 14:14; Dt 31:15-18
                      8 Lord our God, You answered them. You were a God who forgave them, but punishedf their misdeeds.g h

                      References for Psalms 99:8

                        • f 99:8 - Lit avenged
                        • g 99:8 - Or but avenged misdeeds done against them
                        • h 99:8 - Lv 26:25; Dt 32:41
                          9 Exalt the Lord our God; bow in worship at His holy mountain,i for the Lord our God is holy.

                          References for Psalms 99:9

                            • i 99:9 - Ps 2:6; 48:1; Ezk 20:40