Praise to God for His Future Judgment

1 Praise Yah. Sing to Yahweh a new song, his praise in [the] assembly of [the] faithful.
References for Psalms 149:1
    • a 149:1 - Hebrew hallelujah
      2 Let Israel be glad in its maker; let the children of Zion rejoice in their king.
      3 Let them praise his name with dancing; let them sing praises to him with tambourine and lyre.
      4 For Yahweh takes pleasure in his people; he glorifies [the] afflicted with salvation.
      5 Let [the] faithful exult in glory; let them sing for joy on their beds.
      6 Let the extolling of God [be] in their throat, and a double-edged sword in their hand,
      7 to execute vengeance on the nations [and] punishment on [the] peoples,
      References for Psalms 149:7
        • b 149:7 - Reading against the MT and with the LXX
          8 to bind their kings with chains and their {nobles} with fetters of iron,
          References for Psalms 149:8
            • c 149:8 - Literally "honorable ones"
              9 to execute on them [the] judgment that is decreed. This [will be] honor for all his faithful ones; Praise Yah.
              References for Psalms 149:9
                • d 149:9 - Hebrew "written"
                • e 149:9 - Hebrew hallelujah