1 The Lord is king, 1 and the people tremble. He sits on his throne above the winged creatures, and the earth shakes.

References for Psalms 99:1

2 The Lord is mighty in Zion; he is supreme over all the nations.
3 Everyone will praise his great and majestic name. Holy is he!
4 Mighty king, you love what is right; you have established justice in Israel; you have brought righteousness and fairness.

References for Psalms 99:4

    • a 99:4 - [Probable text] Mighty king; [Hebrew] The might of the king.
      5 Praise the Lord our God; worship before his throne! Holy is he!
      6 Moses and Aaron were his priests, and Samuel was one who prayed to him; they called to the Lord, and he answered them.
      7 He spoke to them from the pillar of cloud; 2 they obeyed the laws and commands that he gave them.

      References for Psalms 99:7

      8 O Lord, our God, you answered your people; you showed them that you are a God who forgives, even though you punished them for their sins.
      9 Praise the Lord our God, and worship at his sacred hill! The Lord our God is holy.

      References for Psalms 99:9

        • b 99:9 - sacred hill: [See 2.6.]