Psalms 96:9

“O worship the LORD in the beauty of holiness: fear before him, all the earth.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

O worship the Lord, in the beautie of holinesse: feare before him all the earth.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Worship the LORD in holy attire; Tremble before Him, all the earth.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Oh worship Jehovah in holy array: Tremble before him, all the earth.
- American Standard Version (1901)

O give worship to the Lord in holy robes; be in fear before him, all the earth.
- Basic English Bible

Worship Jehovah in holy splendour; tremble before him, all the earth.
- Darby Bible

O worship the LORD in the beauty of holiness: fear before him, all the earth.
- Webster's Bible

Worship Yahweh in holy array. Tremble before him, all the earth.
- World English Bible

Bow yourselves to Jehovah, In the honour of holiness, Be afraid of His presence, all the earth.
- Youngs Literal Bible

O worship the LORD in the beauty of holiness; tremble before Him, all the earth.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Psalms 96:9


96:9 Beauty - Cloathed with all the gifts and graces, which are necessary in God's worship.


Discussion for Psalms 96

  • 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
  • Graham
    At the coming of our Great God the saints shall meet him in the air all filled with the Holy Ghost speaking with other tongues those who have obeyed his Word along with the same from the day of pentacost(the early church)
  • Graham
    The words of everlasting life are Acts 2-38 Repent be baptized in the name of Jesus Christ for the remission of your sin and receive the gift of the Holy Ghost(speaking with other tongues-the sign). True freedom in the spirit is freedom within Gods Word.
  • William Lambert
    The sanctuary of God is a place for all to worship...to dance, to sing, to adore the beauty of all the earth.
  • Melody Allen
    To fear the Lord is to respect him for who he is!!
  • Irene123
    P.S. - my mainline church I was raised in - died several years ago. All the older generation that attended died and couldn't be supported because the younger gens. moved to larger cities - for the money and or fame. When there is no freedom of His spirit ................