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Psalm 99 NIRV/NIV - Online Parallel Bible

 
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1 The LORD rules. Let the nations tremble. He sits on his throne between the cherubim. Let the earth shake. 1 The LORD reigns, let the nations tremble; he sits enthroned between the cherubim, let the earth shake.
2 Great is the LORD in Zion. He is honored over all of the nations. 2 Great is the LORD in Zion; he is exalted over all the nations.
3 Let them praise his great and wonderful name. He is holy. 3 Let them praise your great and awesome name-- he is holy.
4 The King is mighty. He loves what is fair. He has set up the rules for fairness. He has done what is right and fair for the people of Jacob. 4 The King is mighty, he loves justice-- you have established equity; in Jacob you have done what is just and right.
5 Honor the LORD our God. Worship at his feet. He is holy. 5 Exalt the LORD our God and worship at his footstool; he is holy.
6 Moses and Aaron were two of his priests. Samuel was one of those who worshiped him. They called out 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 his laws and the orders he gave 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. You showed Israel that you are a God who forgives. But when they did wrong, you punished them. 8 O LORD our God, you answered them; you were to Israel a forgiving God, though you punished their misdeeds.
9 Honor the LORD our God. Worship at his holy mountain. 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.