O sing unto the LORD a new song: sing unto the LORD, all the earth.||
|96:2 Sing unto the LORD, bless his name; shew forth his salvation from day to
|96:3 Declare his glory among the heathen, his wonders among all people.||
For the LORD is
great, and greatly to be praised: he is to be feared above all gods.
(96:4) "The LORD ... is to be feared above all gods."|
How many gods are there?
Should we fear God?
For all the gods of the nations are idols: but the LORD made the heavens.
Honour and majesty are before him: strength and beauty are in his
Give unto the LORD, O ye kindreds of the people, give unto the LORD glory
Give unto the LORD the glory due unto his name:
bring an offering, and come into his courts||
|96:9 O worship the LORD in the beauty of holiness: fear before him, all the
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.||
"Say among the heathen that the LORD reigneth."
Who is the Lord of the earth?
(96:10b) "The world also shall be established that it shall
not be moved."
The earth does not
move. It doesn't revolve on its axis or orbit the sun.
Let the heavens rejoice, and let the earth be glad; let the sea roar, and
the fulness thereof.
Let the field be joyful, and all that is therein: then shall all the trees
of the wood rejoice.
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.