Psalm 99 CEB/NIV - Online Parallel Bible

 
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1 The LORD rules— the nations shake! He sits enthroned on the winged heavenly creatures— the earth quakes! 1 The LORD reigns, let the nations tremble; he sits enthroned between the cherubim, let the earth shake.
2 The LORD is great in Zion; he is exalted over all the nations. 2 Great is the LORD in Zion; he is exalted over all the nations.
3 Let them thank your great and awesome name. He is holy! 3 Let them praise your great and awesome name-- he is holy.
4 Strong king who loves justice, you are the one who established what is fair. You worked justice and righteousness in Jacob. 4 The King is mighty, he loves justice-- you have established equity; in Jacob you have done what is just and right.
5 Magnify the LORD, our God! Bow low at his footstool! He is holy! 5 Exalt the LORD our God and worship at his footstool; he is holy.
6 Moses and Aaron were among his priests, Samuel too among those who called on his name. They cried out to the LORD, and he himself answered them— 6 Moses and Aaron were among his priests, Samuel was among those who called on his name; they called on the LORD and he answered them.
7 he spoke to them from a pillar of cloud. They kept the laws and the rules God gave to them. 7 He spoke to them from the pillar of cloud; they kept his statutes and the decrees he gave them.
8 LORD our God, you answered them. To them you were a God who forgives but also the one who avenged their wrong deeds. 8 O LORD our God, you answered them; you were to Israel a forgiving God, though you punished their misdeeds.
9 Magnify the LORD our God! Bow low at his holy mountain because the LORD our God is holy! 9 Exalt the LORD our God and worship at his holy mountain, for the LORD our God is holy.