1 Chronicles 16:25
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New International Version
For great is the LORD and most worthy of praise; he is to be feared above all gods.

King James Bible
For great is the LORD, and greatly to be praised: he also is to be feared above all gods.

Darby Bible Translation
For Jehovah is great, and exceedingly to be praised; And he is terrible above all gods.

World English Bible
For great is Yahweh, and greatly to be praised. He also is to be feared above all gods.

Young's Literal Translation
For great is Jehovah, and praised greatly, And fearful He is above all gods.

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Clarke's Commentary on the Bible

Touch not mine anointed - By this title the patriarchs are generally understood: they had a regal and sacerdotal power in the order of God. In the behalf of the patriarchs God had often especially interfered: in behalf of Abraham, Genesis 12:17; Genesis 20:3; and of Jacob, Genesis 31:24; Genesis 34:26; Genesis 35:5. But the title may be applied to all the Jewish people, who were the anointed, as they were the elect and peculiar people of God. See on Hebrews 11:26 (note).

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Psalm 89:7 God is greatly to be feared in the assembly of the saints, and to be had in reverence of all them that are about him.

Psalm 114:3-6 The sea saw it, and fled: Jordan was driven back...

Isaiah 40:12-17 Who has measured the waters in the hollow of his hand, and meted out heaven with the span...

Revelation 15:3,4 And they sing the song of Moses the servant of God, and the song of the Lamb, saying, Great and marvelous are your works...

he also

Exodus 15:11 Who is like to you, O LORD, among the gods? who is like you, glorious in holiness, fearful in praises, doing wonders?

Psalm 66:3-5 Say to God, How terrible are you in your works! through the greatness of your power shall your enemies submit themselves to you...

Psalm 76:7 You, even you, are to be feared: and who may stand in your sight when once you are angry?

Jeremiah 5:22 Fear you not me? said the LORD: will you not tremble at my presence...

Jeremiah 10:6-10 For as much as there is none like to you, O LORD; you are great, and your name is great in might...

Revelation 15:4 Who shall not fear you, O Lord, and glorify your name? for you only are holy: for all nations shall come and worship before you...

Man's Chief End
Q-I: WHAT IS THE CHIEF END OF MAN? A: Man's chief end is to glorify God, and to enjoy him for ever. Here are two ends of life specified. 1: The glorifying of God. 2: The enjoying of God. I. The glorifying of God, I Pet 4:4: That God in all things may be glorified.' The glory of God is a silver thread which must run through all our actions. I Cor 10:01. Whether therefore ye eat or drink, or whatsoever ye do, do all to the glory of God.' Everything works to some end in things natural and artificial;
Thomas Watson—A Body of Divinity

Cross References
1 Chronicles 16:24
Declare his glory among the nations, his marvelous deeds among all peoples.

2 Chronicles 2:5
"The temple I am going to build will be great, because our God is greater than all other gods.

Psalm 48:1
A song. A psalm of the Sons of Korah. Great is the LORD, and most worthy of praise, in the city of our God, his holy mountain.

Psalm 76:7
It is you alone who are to be feared. Who can stand before you when you are angry?

Psalm 89:7
In the council of the holy ones God is greatly feared; he is more awesome than all who surround him.

Psalm 144:3
LORD, what are human beings that you care for them, mere mortals that you think of them?

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