Psalm 96:4
New International Version
For great is the LORD and most worthy of praise; he is to be feared above all gods.

New Living Translation
Great is the LORD! He is most worthy of praise! He is to be feared above all gods.

English Standard Version
For great is the LORD, and greatly to be praised; he is to be feared above all gods.

Berean Study Bible
For great is the LORD, and greatly to be praised; He is to be feared above all gods.

New American Standard Bible
For great is the LORD and greatly to be praised; He is to be feared above all gods.

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

Christian Standard Bible
For the LORD is great and is highly praised; he is feared above all gods.

Contemporary English Version
The LORD is great and deserves our greatest praise! He is the only God worthy of our worship.

Good News Translation
The LORD is great and is to be highly praised; he is to be honored more than all the gods.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
For the LORD is great and is highly praised; He is feared above all gods.

International Standard Version
For the LORD is great, and greatly to be praised; he is awesome above all gods.

NET Bible
For the LORD is great and certainly worthy of praise; he is more awesome than all gods.

New Heart English Bible
For great is the LORD, and greatly to be praised. He is to be feared above all gods.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
Because our Lord is great and very glorious and he is feared above all gods

GOD'S WORD® Translation
The LORD is great! He should be highly praised. He should be feared more than all [other] gods

JPS Tanakh 1917
For great is the LORD, and highly to be praised; He is to be feared above all gods.

New American Standard 1977
For great is the LORD, and greatly to be praised; He is to be feared above all gods.

Jubilee Bible 2000
For the LORD is great and greatly to be praised; he is to be feared above all gods.

King James 2000 Bible
For the LORD is great, and greatly to be praised: he is to be feared above all gods.

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

American Standard Version
For great is Jehovah, and greatly to be praised: He is to be feared above all gods.

Brenton Septuagint Translation
For the Lord is great, and greatly to be praised: he is terrible above all gods.

Douay-Rheims Bible
For the Lord is great, and exceedingly to be praised: he is to be feared above all gods.

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

English Revised Version
For great is the LORD, and highly to be praised: he is to be feared above all gods.

Webster's Bible Translation
For the LORD is great, and greatly to be praised: he is to be feared above all gods.

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

Young's Literal Translation
For great is Jehovah, and praised greatly, Fearful He is over all gods.
Study Bible
Sing to the LORD, All the Earth
3Declare His glory among the nations, His wonderful deeds among all peoples. 4For great is the LORD, and greatly to be praised; He is to be feared above all gods. 5For all the gods of the nations are idols, but it is the LORD who made the heavens.…
Cross References
2 Samuel 22:4
I will call upon the LORD, who is worthy to be praised; so shall I be saved from my enemies.

Psalm 18:3
I will call upon the LORD, who is worthy to be praised; so shall I be saved from my enemies.

Psalm 48:1
Great is the LORD, and greatly to be praised, in the city of our God, His holy mountain.

Psalm 76:7
You alone are to be feared. When You are angry, who can stand before You?

Psalm 89:7
In the council of the holy ones, God is greatly feared, and awesome above all who surround Him.

Psalm 95:3
For the LORD is a great God, a great King above all gods.

Psalm 97:9
For You, O LORD, are Most High over all the earth; You are exalted far above all gods.

Psalm 138:1
I will give You thanks with all my heart; before the heavenly beings I will sing Your praises.

Psalm 145:3
Great is the LORD and greatly to be praised; His greatness is unsearchable.

Jeremiah 10:6
There is none like You, O LORD. You are great, and Your name is mighty in power.

Treasury of Scripture

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

for the

Psalm 18:3
I will call upon the LORD, who is worthy to be praised: so shall I be saved from mine enemies.

Psalm 86:10
For thou art great, and doest wondrous things: thou art God alone.

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.

and greatly

Psalm 18:3
I will call upon the LORD, who is worthy to be praised: so shall I be saved from mine enemies.

he is

Psalm 66:3,5
Say unto God, How terrible art thou in thy works! through the greatness of thy power shall thine enemies submit themselves unto thee…

Psalm 76:7
Thou, even thou, art to be feared: and who may stand in thy sight when once thou art angry?

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.







Lexicon
For
כִּ֥י (kî)
Conjunction
Strong's Hebrew 3588: A relative conjunction

great is
גָ֘ד֤וֹל (ḡā·ḏō·wl)
Adjective - masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 1419: Great, older, insolent

the LORD,
יְהוָ֣ה (Yah·weh)
Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 3068: LORD -- the proper name of the God of Israel

and greatly
מְאֹ֑ד (mə·’ōḏ)
Adverb
Strong's Hebrew 3966: Vehemence, vehemently, wholly, speedily

to be praised;
וּמְהֻלָּ֣ל (ū·mə·hul·lāl)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Pual - Participle - masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 1984: To shine

He is to be feared
נוֹרָ֥א (nō·w·rā)
Verb - Nifal - Participle - masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 3372: To fear, to revere, caus, to frighten

above
עַל־ (‘al-)
Preposition
Strong's Hebrew 5921: Above, over, upon, against

all
כָּל־ (kāl-)
Noun - masculine singular construct
Strong's Hebrew 3605: The whole, all, any, every

gods.
אֱלֹהִֽים׃ (’ĕ·lō·hîm)
Noun - masculine plural
Strong's Hebrew 430: gods -- the supreme God, magistrates, a superlative
Verse 4. - For the Lord is great (comp. Psalm 95:3a), and greatly to be praised. Whatever is "great" excites our admiration, and naturally calls forth our praise. God's greatness is such that he needs to be "greatly praised." He is to be feared above all gods (comp. Psalm 95:3b, and the comment ad loc.). 96:1-9 When Christ finished his work on earth, and was received into his glory in heaven, the church began to sing a new song unto him, and to bless his name. His apostles and evangelists showed forth his salvation among the heathen, his wonders among all people. All the earth is here summoned to worship the Lord. We must worship him in the beauty of holiness, as God in Christ, reconciling the world unto himself. Glorious things are said of him, both as motives to praise and matter of praise.
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