Common English Bible CEB
New Revised Standard NRS
1 The LORD rules— the nations shake! He sits enthroned on the winged heavenly creatures— the earth quakes!
The Lord is king; let the peoples tremble! He sits enthroned upon the cherubim; let the earth quake!
2 The LORD is great in Zion; he is exalted over all the nations.
The Lord is great in Zion; he is exalted over all the peoples.
3 Let them thank your great and awesome name. He is holy!
Let them praise your great and awesome name. Holy is he!
4 Strong king who loves justice, you are the one who established what is fair. You worked justice and righteousness in Jacob.
Mighty King, lover of justice, you have established equity; you have executed justice and righteousness in Jacob.
5 Magnify the LORD, our God! Bow low at his footstool! He is holy!
Extol the Lord our God; worship at his footstool. Holy is he!
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—
Moses and Aaron were among his priests, Samuel also was among those who called on his name. They cried to 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.
He spoke to them in the pillar of cloud; they kept his decrees, and the statutes that 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.
O Lord our God, you answered them; you were a forgiving God to them, but an avenger of their wrongdoings.
9 Magnify the LORD our God! Bow low at his holy mountain because the LORD our God is holy!
Extol the Lord our God, and worship at his holy mountain; for the Lord our God is holy.
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