Psalm 99 NLT/NIV - Online Parallel Bible

 
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1 The LORD is king! Let the nations tremble! He sits on his throne between the cherubim. Let the whole earth quake! 1 The LORD reigns, let the nations tremble; he sits enthroned between the cherubim, let the earth shake.
2 The LORD sits in majesty in Jerusalem, supreme above all the nations. 2 Great is the LORD in Zion; he is exalted over all the nations.
3 Let them praise your great and awesome name. Your name is holy! 3 Let them praise your great and awesome name-- he is holy.
4 Mighty king, lover of justice, you have established fairness. You have acted with justice and righteousness throughout Israel. 4 The King is mighty, he loves justice-- you have established equity; in Jacob you have done what is just and right.
5 Exalt the LORD our God! Bow low before his feet, for 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 also called on his name. They cried to the LORD for help, 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, and they followed the decrees and principles 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 them. You were a forgiving God, but you punished them when they went wrong. 8 O LORD our God, you answered them; you were to Israel a forgiving God, though you punished their misdeeds.
9 Exalt the LORD our God and worship at his holy mountain in Jerusalem, for 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.