The (A)godly ones shall be jubilant in glory;
They shall (B)sing for joy on their beds.
The (C)high praises of God shall be in their [a]mouths,
And a (D)two-edged (E)sword in their hands,
To (F)execute vengeance on the nations,
And punishment on the peoples,
To bind their kings (G)with chains,
And their (H)dignitaries with shackles of iron,
To (I)execute against them the judgment written.
This is an (J)honor for all His godly ones.
[b]Praise [c]the Lord!

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  1. Psalm 149:6 Lit throat
  2. Psalm 149:9 Or Hallelujah!
  3. Psalm 149:9 Heb Yah

12 For the (A)nation and the kingdom which will not serve you will perish,
And the nations will be utterly ruined.
13 The (B)glory of Lebanon will come to you,
The (C)juniper, the elm tree and the [a]cedar together,
To beautify the place of My sanctuary;
And I will make the (D)place of My feet glorious.
14 The (E)sons of those who afflicted you will come bowing to you,
And all those who despised you will bow down at the soles of your feet;
And they will call you the (F)city of the Lord,
The (G)Zion of the Holy One of Israel.

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  1. Isaiah 60:13 Or cypress

14 And to Him was given (A)dominion,
Honor, and [a](B)a kingdom,
(C)So that all the peoples, nations, and populations of all [b]languages
Might serve Him.
(D)His dominion is an everlasting dominion
Which will not pass away;
(E)And His kingdom is one
Which will not be destroyed.

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  1. Daniel 7:14 Or sovereignty
  2. Daniel 7:14 Lit tongues

26 (A)The one who overcomes, and the one who keeps My deeds (B)until the end, (C)I will give him authority over the [a]nations; 27 and he shall [b](D)rule them with a rod of iron, (E)as the vessels of the potter are shattered, as I also have received authority from My Father;

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  1. Revelation 2:26 Or Gentiles
  2. Revelation 2:27 Lit shepherd

Then I saw (A)thrones, and (B)they sat on them, and (C)judgment was given to them. And I saw (D)the souls of those who had been beheaded because of [a]their (E)testimony of Jesus and because of the word of God, and those who had not (F)worshiped the beast or his image, and had not received the (G)mark on their foreheads and on their hands; and they (H)came to life and (I)reigned with Christ for a thousand years.

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  1. Revelation 20:4 Lit the

And (A)there will no longer be any night; and they [a]will not have need (B)of the light of a lamp nor the light of the sun, because the Lord God will illuminate them; and they will (C)reign forever and ever.

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  1. Revelation 22:5 Lit do not have