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Psalm 96:6 ASV
Honor and majesty are before him: Strength and beauty are in his sanctuary.
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Psalm 96:6 BBE
Honour and glory are before him: strong and fair is his holy place.
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Psalm 96:6 CEB
Greatness and grandeur are in front of him; strength and beauty are in his sanctuary.
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Psalm 96:6 CJB
In his presence are honor and majesty; in his sanctuary, strength and splendor.
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Psalm 96:6 RHE
(95-6) Praise and beauty are before him: holiness and majesty in his sanctuary.
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Psalm 96:6 ESV
Splendor and majesty are before him; strength and beauty are in his sanctuary.
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Psalm 96:6 GW
Splendor and majesty are in his presence. Strength and beauty are in his holy place.
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Psalm 96:6 GNT
Glory and majesty surround him; power and beauty fill his Temple.
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Psalm 96:6 HNV
Honor and majesty are before him. Strength and beauty are in his sanctuary.
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Psalm 96:6 CSB
Splendor and majesty are before Him; strength and beauty are in His sanctuary.
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Psalm 96:6 KJV
Honour and majesty are before him: strength and beauty are in his sanctuary.
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Psalm 96:6 LEB
Splendor and majesty [are] before him; strength and beauty [are] in his sanctuary.
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Psalm 96:6 NAS
Splendor and majesty are before Him, Strength and beauty are in His sanctuary.
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Psalm 96:6 NCV
The Lord has glory and majesty; he has power and beauty in his Temple.
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Psalm 96:6 NIRV
Glory and majesty are all around him. Strength and glory can be seen in his temple.
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Psalm 96:6 NIV
Splendor and majesty are before him; strength and glory are in his sanctuary.
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Psalm 96:6 NKJV
Honor and majesty are before Him; Strength and beauty are in His sanctuary.
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Psalm 96:6 NLT
Honor and majesty surround him; strength and beauty are in his sanctuary.
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Psalm 96:6 NRS
Honor and majesty are before him; strength and beauty are in his sanctuary.
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Psalm 96:6 RSV
Honor and majesty are before him; strength and beauty are in his sanctuary.
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Psalm 96:6 DBY
Majesty and splendour are before him; strength and beauty are in his sanctuary.
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Psalm 96:6 MSG
Royal splendor radiates from him, A powerful beauty sets him apart.
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Psalm 96:6 WBT
Honor and majesty [are] before him: strength and beauty [are] in his sanctuary.
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Psalm 96:6 TMB
Honor and majesty are before Him; strength and beauty are in His sanctuary.
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Psalm 96:6 TNIV
Splendor and majesty are before him; strength and glory are in his sanctuary.
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Psalm 96:6 WEB
Honor and majesty are before him. Strength and beauty are in his sanctuary.
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Psalm 96:6 WYC
Acknowledging and fairness is in his sight; holiness and worthy doing is in his hallowing. (Majesty and glory surround him; strength and beauty be in his sanctuary.)
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Psalm 96:6 YLT
Honour and majesty [are] before Him, Strength and beauty in His sanctuary.
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Psalms 96 Commentary - Matthew Henry Commentary on the Whole Bible (Concise)

Chapter 96

A call to all people to praise God. (1-9) God's government and judgment. (10-13)

Verses 1-9 When Christ finished his work on earth, and was received into his glory in heaven, the church began to sing a new song unto him, and to bless his name. His apostles and evangelists showed forth his salvation among the heathen, his wonders among all people. All the earth is here summoned to worship the Lord. We must worship him in the beauty of holiness, as God in Christ, reconciling the world unto himself. Glorious things are said of him, both as motives to praise and matter of praise.

Verses 10-13 We are to hope and pray for that time, when Christ shall reign in righteousness over all nations. He shall rule in the hearts of men, by the power of truth, and the Spirit of righteousness. His coming draws nigh; this King, this Judge standeth before the door, but he is not yet come. The Lord will accept the praises of all who seek to promote the kingdom of Christ. The sea can but roar, and how the trees of the wood can show that they rejoice we know not; but He that searches the heart knows what is the mind of the Spirit, and understands the words, the broken language of the weakest. Christ will come to judge the earth, to execute just vengeance on his enemies, and to fulfil his largest promises to his people. What then are we? Would that day be welcome to us? If this be not our case, let us now begin to prepare to meet our God, by seeking the pardon of our sins, and the renewal of our souls to holiness.

Psalms 96 Commentary - Commentary Critical and Explanatory on the Whole Bible

PSALM 96

Psalms 96:1-13 . The substance of this Psalm, and portions of the ninety-seventh, ninety-eighth, and hundredth, are found in 1 Chronicles 16:7-36 , which was used by David's directions in the dedication of the tabernacle on Mount Zion. The dispensation of the Messiah was typified by that event, involving, as it did, a more permanent seat of worship, and the introduction of additional and more spiritual services. Hence the language of these Psalms may be regarded as having a higher import than that pertinent to the occasion on which it was thus publicly used.

1-3. All nations are invited to unite in this most joyful praise.
new song--literally, "fresh," or new mercies ( Psalms 33:3 , 40:3 ).

2. show forth--literally, "declare joyful tidings."
salvation--illustrates His glory in its wonders of love and mercy.

4, 5. For He is not a local God, but of universal agency, while idols are nothing.

6. Honour and majesty--are His attendants, declared in His mighty works, while power and grace are specially seen in His spiritual relations to His people.

7-9. Give--or, "ascribe" ( Psalms 29:1 ) due honor to Him, by acts of appointed and solemn worship in His house.

8. offering--of thanks.

9. beauty of holiness--( Psalms 29:2 ).
fear . . . him--( Psalms 2:11 ).

10. Let all know that the government of the world is ordered in justice, and they shall enjoy firm and lasting peace (compare Psalms 72:3 Psalms 72:7 , Isaiah 9:6 Isaiah 9:7 ).

11-13. For which reason the universe is invoked to unite in joy, and even inanimate nature ( Romans 8:14-22 ) is poetically represented as capable of joining in the anthem of praise.