Psalm 99 GNT/NIV - Online Parallel Bible

 
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1 The Lord is king, and the people tremble. He sits on his throne above the winged creatures, and the earth shakes. 1 The LORD reigns, let the nations tremble; he sits enthroned between the cherubim, let the earth shake.
2 The Lord is mighty in Zion; he is supreme over all the nations. 2 Great is the LORD in Zion; he is exalted over all the nations.
3 Everyone will praise his great and majestic name. Holy is he! 3 Let them praise your great and awesome name-- he is holy.
4 Mighty king, you love what is right; you have established justice in Israel; you have brought righteousness and fairness. 4 The King is mighty, he loves justice-- you have established equity; in Jacob you have done what is just and right.
5 Praise the Lord our God; worship before his throne! Holy is he! 5 Exalt the LORD our God and worship at his footstool; he is holy.
6 Moses and Aaron were his priests, and Samuel was one who prayed to him; they called to the Lord, and he 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 the pillar of cloud; they obeyed the laws and commands that he gave them. 7 He spoke to them from the pillar of cloud; they kept his statutes and the decrees he gave them.
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. 8 O LORD our God, you answered them; you were to Israel a forgiving God, though you punished their misdeeds.
9 Praise the Lord our God, and worship at his sacred hill! 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.