Psalm 97:1-7 CSB

The Majestic King

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

References for Psalms 97:1

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

      References for Psalms 97:2

        • a 97:2 - Dt 4:11; 2 Sm 22:10
          3 Fire goes before Him and burns up His foes on every side.
          4 His lightning lights up the world; the earth sees and trembles.
          5 The mountains melt like wax at the presence of the Lord b- at the presence of the Lord of all the earth.

          References for Psalms 97:5

              6 The heavens proclaim His righteousness; all the peoples see His glory.
              7 All who serve carved images, those who boast in idols, will be put to shame. All the godsc must worship Him.

              References for Psalms 97:7

                • c 97:7 - LXX, Syr read All His angels; Heb 1:6