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Psalm 99
The King Is Holy
1The Lord reigns! Let the peoples tremble.
He is enthroned between the cherubim.#Ex 25:22; 1Sm 4:4; Ezk 11:22
Let the earth quake.#Ps 33:8
2The Lord is great in Zion;
he is exalted above all the peoples.#Ps 48:1; 113:4
3Let them praise your great
and awe-inspiring name.#Ps 111:9
He is holy.#Is 6:3
4The mighty King loves justice.
You have established fairness;
you have administered justice
and righteousness in Jacob.#Ps 33:5; 103:6; Jr 23:5
5Exalt the Lord our God;
bow in worship at his footstool.#Ps 132:7
He is holy.#Is 6:3
6Moses and Aaron were among his priests;#Ex 24:6-8; Lv 8:1-30
Samuel also was among those calling on his name.
They called to the Lord and he answered them.#1Sm 12:18
7He spoke to them in a pillar of cloud;#Nm 12:5; 14:14; Dt 31:15-18
they kept his decrees and the statutes he gave them.
8 Lord our God, you answered them.
You were a forgiving God to them,#Ps 78:38
but an avenger of their sinful actions.#Jr 46:28
9Exalt the Lord our God;
bow in worship at his holy mountain,
for the Lord our God is holy.#Ps 2:6; 48:1; Ezk 20:40