1 The LORD is King,
so let the nations shake with fear.
He sits as King above the Cherub angels,
so let the whole earth shake.
2 The LORD in Zion is great!
He is the great leader over all people.
3 Let all the nations praise your name.
Your name is great and awesome.
Your name is holy.
4 You are the powerful King who loves justice.
You have made things right.
You have brought goodness and fairness to Jacob.
5 Praise the LORD our God,
and bow down before his footstool,* footstool This probably means the Temple. See “Temple” in the Word List. for he is holy.
6 Moses and Aaron were some of his priests,
and Samuel was one of the men who called on his name.
They prayed to the LORD,
and he answered them.
7 God spoke from the tall cloud,
and they obeyed his commands
and the law he gave them.
8 LORD our God, you answered their prayers.
You showed them that you are a forgiving God
and that you punish people for the evil they do.
9 Praise the LORD our God.
Bow down toward his holy mountain and worship him.
The LORD our God is holy!
*99:5 footstool This probably means the Temple. See “Temple” in the Word List.