Psalm 97:6
New International Version
The heavens proclaim his righteousness, and all peoples see his glory.

New Living Translation
The heavens proclaim his righteousness; every nation sees his glory.

English Standard Version
The heavens proclaim his righteousness, and all the peoples see his glory.

Berean Study Bible
The heavens proclaim His righteousness; all the peoples see His glory.

King James Bible
The heavens declare his righteousness, and all the people see his glory.

New King James Version
The heavens declare His righteousness, And all the peoples see His glory.

New American Standard Bible
The heavens declare His righteousness, And all the peoples have seen His glory.

NASB 1995
The heavens declare His righteousness, And all the peoples have seen His glory.

NASB 1977
The heavens declare His righteousness, And all the peoples have seen His glory.

Amplified Bible
The heavens declare His righteousness, And all the peoples see His glory and brilliance.

Christian Standard Bible
The heavens proclaim his righteousness; all the peoples see his glory.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
The heavens proclaim His righteousness; all the peoples see His glory.

American Standard Version
The heavens declare his righteousness, And all the peoples have seen his glory.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
Heaven has shown his righteousness and all the people beheld his honor!

Brenton Septuagint Translation
The heavens have declared his righteousness, and all the people have seen his glory.

Contemporary English Version
The heavens announce, "The LORD brings justice!" Everyone sees God's glory.

Douay-Rheims Bible
The heavens declared his justice: and all people saw his glory.

English Revised Version
The heavens declare his righteousness, and all the peoples have seen his glory.

Good News Translation
The heavens proclaim his righteousness, and all the nations see his glory.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
The heavens tell about his righteousness, and all the people of the world see his glory.

International Standard Version
The heavens declare his righteousness so that all the nations see his glory.

JPS Tanakh 1917
The heavens declared His righteousness, And all the peoples saw His glory.

Literal Standard Version
The heavens declared His righteousness, "" And all the peoples have seen His glory.

NET Bible
The sky declares his justice, and all the nations see his splendor.

New Heart English Bible
The heavens declare his righteousness. All the peoples have seen his glory.

World English Bible
The heavens declare his righteousness. All the peoples have seen his glory.

Young's Literal Translation
The heavens declared His righteousness, And all the peoples have seen His honour.

Additional Translations ...
Context
Let the Earth Rejoice
5The mountains melt like wax at the presence of the LORD, before the Lord of all the earth. 6The heavens proclaim His righteousness; all the peoples see His glory. 7All worshipers of images are put to shame—those who boast in idols. Worship Him, all you gods!…

Cross References
Psalm 19:1
The heavens declare the glory of God; the skies proclaim the work of His hands.

Psalm 24:7
Lift up your heads, O gates! Be lifted up, O ancient doors, that the King of Glory may enter!

Psalm 50:6
And the heavens proclaim His righteousness, for God Himself is Judge. Selah

Psalm 89:5
The heavens praise Your wonders, O LORD--Your faithfulness as well--in the assembly of the holy ones.

Psalm 98:2
The LORD has proclaimed His salvation and revealed His righteousness to the nations.

Isaiah 6:3
And they were calling out to one another: "Holy, holy, holy is the LORD of Hosts; all the earth is full of His glory."

Isaiah 40:5
And the glory of the LORD will be revealed, and all humanity together will see it. For the mouth of the LORD has spoken."

Isaiah 66:18
"And I, knowing their deeds and thoughts, am coming to gather all nations and tongues, and they will come and see My glory.


Treasury of Scripture

The heavens declare his righteousness, and all the people see his glory.

the heavens

Psalm 19:1
To the chief Musician, A Psalm of David. The heavens declare the glory of God; and the firmament sheweth his handywork.

Psalm 36:5,6
Thy mercy, O LORD, is in the heavens; and thy faithfulness reacheth unto the clouds…

Psalm 50:6
And the heavens shall declare his righteousness: for God is judge himself. Selah.

all the

Psalm 67:4
O let the nations be glad and sing for joy: for thou shalt judge the people righteously, and govern the nations upon earth. Selah.

Psalm 98:3
He hath remembered his mercy and his truth toward the house of Israel: all the ends of the earth have seen the salvation of our God.

Numbers 14:21
But as truly as I live, all the earth shall be filled with the glory of the LORD.









(6) All the people.--Rather, all the peoples. At length the world at large is convinced, by visible manifestations, of what Israel had recognised through the veil of darkness and cloud,--the eternal righteousness of which all the splendours of the storm have been a witness. (See Note, Psalm 89:6.)

Verse 6. - The heavens declare his righteousness (comp. Psalm 50:6; Matthew 24:29, 30). By signs in the heavens it is proclaimed that the Lord has come to judgment. And all the people see (rather, have seen) his glory; literally, all the peoples; i.e. all the nations of the earth (comp. ver. 1).

Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
The heavens
הַשָּׁמַ֣יִם (haš·šā·ma·yim)
Article | Noun - masculine plural
Strong's 8064: Heaven, sky

proclaim
הִגִּ֣ידוּ (hig·gî·ḏū)
Verb - Hifil - Perfect - third person common plural
Strong's 5046: To be conspicuous

His righteousness;
צִדְק֑וֹ (ṣiḏ·qōw)
Noun - masculine singular construct | third person masculine singular
Strong's 6664: The right, equity, prosperity

all
כָל־ (ḵāl)
Noun - masculine singular construct
Strong's 3605: The whole, all, any, every

the peoples
הָעַמִּ֣ים (hā·‘am·mîm)
Article | Noun - masculine plural
Strong's 5971: A people, a tribe, troops, attendants, a flock

see
וְרָא֖וּ (wə·rā·’ū)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Qal - Conjunctive perfect - third person common plural
Strong's 7200: To see

His glory.
כְּבוֹדֽוֹ׃ (kə·ḇō·w·ḏōw)
Noun - masculine singular construct | third person masculine singular
Strong's 3519: Weight, splendor, copiousness


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