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May the nations be glad and sing for joy, for you rule the peoples with equity and guide the nations of the earth.
King James Bible
O let the nations be glad and sing for joy: for thou shalt judge the people righteously, and govern the nations upon earth. Selah.
Darby Bible Translation
Let the nations rejoice and sing for joy: for thou wilt judge the peoples equitably; and the nations upon earth, thou wilt guide them. Selah.
World English Bible
Oh let the nations be glad and sing for joy, for you will judge the peoples with equity, and govern the nations on earth. Selah.
Young's Literal Translation
Rejoice and sing do nations, For Thou judgest peoples uprightly, And peoples on earth comfortest. Selah.
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
Glad and sing for joy - They shall be made happy in thy salvation. Even their political state shall be greatly meliorated; for God will be acknowledged the supreme Judge; their laws shall be founded on his word; and the nations of the earth shall be governed according to judgment, justice, and equity.
Selah - This is true. There are innumerable facts to confirm it. All the nations who have received the Gospel of Christ have been benefited politically, as well as spiritually, by it.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
govern [heb.] lead
LibraryGod of Mercy, God of Grace
Heathlands: Henry Smart, 1866 Psalm 67 Henry F. Lyte, 1834 DOXOLOGY God of mercy, God of grace, Show the brightness of thy face; Shine upon us, Savior, shine, Fill thy Church with light divine; And thy saving health extend Unto earth's remotest end. Let the people praise thee, Lord; Be by all that live adored; Let the nations shout and sing Glory to their Savior King; At thy feet their tribute pay, And thy holy will obey. Let the people praise thee, Lord; Earth shall then her fruits afford; …
Various—The Hymnal of the Protestant Episcopal Church in the USA
Letter Xlii to the Illustrious Youth, Geoffrey De Perrone, and his Comrades.
He rules the world in righteousness and judges the peoples with equity.
God reigns over the nations; God is seated on his holy throne.
Then people will say, "Surely the righteous still are rewarded; surely there is a God who judges the earth."
All the earth bows down to you; they sing praise to you, they sing the praises of your name."
Sing to God, you kingdoms of the earth, sing praise to the Lord,
You say, "I choose the appointed time; it is I who judge with equity.
Say among the nations, "The LORD reigns." The world is firmly established, it cannot be moved; he will judge the peoples with equity.
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