Psalms 96:13

“Before the Lord, for hee commeth, for hee commeth to iudge the earth: hee shall iudge the world with righteousnesse, and the people with his trueth.”

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Other Translations

Before the LORD: for he cometh, for he cometh to judge the earth: he shall judge the world with righteousness, and the people with his truth.
- King James Version

Before the LORD, for He is coming, For He is coming to judge the earth. He will judge the world in righteousness And the peoples in His faithfulness.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Before Jehovah; for he cometh, For he cometh to judge the earth: He will judge the world with righteousness, And the peoples with his truth.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Before the Lord, for he is come; he is come to be the judge of the earth; the earth will be judged in righteousness, and the peoples with unchanging faith.
- Basic English Bible

Before Jehovah, for he cometh; for he cometh to judge the earth: he will judge the world with righteousness, and the peoples in his faithfulness.
- Darby Bible

For he cometh, for he cometh to judge the earth: he will judge the world with righteousness, and the people with his truth.
- Webster's Bible

before Yahweh; for he comes, for he comes to judge the earth. He will judge the world with righteousness, the peoples with his truth.
- World English Bible

Before Jehovah, for He hath come, For He hath come to judge the earth. He judgeth the world in righteousness, And the peoples in His faithfulness!
- Youngs Literal Bible

Before the LORD, for He is come; for He is come to judge the earth; He will judge the world with righteousness, and the peoples in His faithfulness.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Psalms 96:13


96:13 Before - At the presence and approach of their Lord and Maker. Cometh - To set up his throne among all the nations of the earth.


Discussion for Psalms 96

  • Landon
    Bible study : Do I have to be baptized in water to Be saved? Mark 16:16,17 Acts 2:38 1 Peter 3:21 Acts 19:1-6 Acts 10:44-48 Acts 5:32 1 Corinthians 14:2,22,39 John 21:15 I trust Jesus ! Love y all!
  • BSP
    Verse 5~The gods of the nations are all idols in that they are man made, but the true God, Jehovah God, is above all other gods and is worthy of all praise and worship.
  • Steve morrow
    PSALM 96:10 say among the heathen that THE LORD reigneth the world also shall be established that it shall not be moved HE shall judge the people righteously JOHN 7:24 JUDGE NOT ACCORDING TO THE APPEARANCE --- BUT JUDGE RIGHTEOUS JUDGEMENT ---
  • JACKOLYN HART
    I love the word of god
  • Melvin
    Worship and praise should be a life style.
  • Steve morrow
    1 CHRONICLES 16:9 SING UNTO HIM SING PSALMS UNTO HIM TALK YE OF ALL HIS WONDROUS WORKS PSALM 7:17 I WILL PRAISE THE LORD ACCORDING TO HIS RIGHTEOUSNESS AND WILL SING PRAISE TO THE NAME OF THE LORD MOST HIGH PSALM 47:7 FOR GOD IS THE KING OF ALL THE EARTH SING YE PRAISES --- WITH UNDERSTANDING --- PSALM 101:1 I WILL SING OF MERCY AND JUDGEMENT UNTO THEE O LORD I WILL SING PSALM 100 :1 MAKE A JOYFUL NOISE UNTO THE LORD ALL YOU LANDS EZEKIEL 33:32 AND LO THOU ART UNTO THEM AS A VERY LOVELY SONG OF ONE THAT HATH A PLEASANT VOICE AND CAN PLAY WELL ON AN INSTRUMENT --- FOR THEY HEAR THY WORDS --- BUT THEY DO THEM NOT --- PSALM 138:1 I WILL PRAISE THEE WITH MY --- WHOLE HEART --- BEFORE THE GODS WILL I SING PRAISE UNTO THEE EZEKIEL 33:31 AND THEY COME UNTO THEE AS THE PEOPLE COMETH AND THEY SIT BEFORE THEE AS MY PEOPLE --AND THEY HEAR THY WORDS--BUT THEY WILL NOT DO THEM--FOR WITH THEIR MOUTH THEY SHOW MUCH LOVE BUT THEIR HEART GOETH AFTER THEIR COVETOUSNESS

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