Psalms 97:3

3 Fire goes before him and consumes his foes on every side.

Psalms 97:3 in Other Translations

KJV
3 A fire goeth before him, and burneth up his enemies round about.
ESV
3 Fire goes before him and burns up his adversaries all around.
NLT
3 Fire spreads ahead of him and burns up all his foes.
MSG
3 Fire blazes out before him, Flaming high up the craggy mountains.
CSB
3 Fire goes before Him and burns up His foes on every side.

Psalms 97:3 In-Context

1 The LORD reigns, let the earth be glad; let the distant shores rejoice.
2 Clouds and thick darkness surround him; righteousness and justice are the foundation of his throne.
3 Fire goes before him and consumes his foes on every side.
4 His lightning lights up the world; the earth sees and trembles.
5 The mountains melt like wax before the LORD, before the Lord of all the earth.

Cross References 3

  • 1. Isaiah 9:19; Daniel 7:10; Joel 1:19; Joel 2:3
  • 2. Habakkuk 3:5
  • 3. S 2 Samuel 22:9; Psalms 18:8
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