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Psalm 29 New International Version - UK (NIVUK)

Psalm 29

A psalm of David.

Ascribe to the Lord, you heavenly beings,
    ascribe to the Lord glory and strength.
Ascribe to the Lord the glory due to his name;
    worship the Lord in the splendour of his[a] holiness.

The voice of the Lord is over the waters;
    the God of glory thunders,
    the Lord thunders over the mighty waters.
The voice of the Lord is powerful;
    the voice of the Lord is majestic.
The voice of the Lord breaks the cedars;
    the Lord breaks in pieces the cedars of Lebanon.
He makes Lebanon leap like a calf,
    Sirion[b] like a young wild ox.
The voice of the Lord strikes
    with flashes of lightning.
The voice of the Lord shakes the desert;
    the Lord shakes the Desert of Kadesh.
The voice of the Lord twists the oaks[c]
    and strips the forests bare.
And in his temple all cry, ‘Glory!’

10 The Lord sits enthroned over the flood;
    the Lord is enthroned as King for ever.
11 The Lord gives strength to his people;
    the Lord blesses his people with peace.

Footnotes:

  1. Psalm 29:2 Or Lord with the splendour of
  2. Psalm 29:6 That is, Mount Hermon
  3. Psalm 29:9 Or Lord makes the deer give birth
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Psalm 29 New English Translation (NET Bible)

Psalm 29

A psalm of David.

Acknowledge the Lord, you heavenly beings,
acknowledge the Lord’s majesty and power!
Acknowledge the majesty of the Lord’s reputation!
Worship the Lord in holy attire!
The Lord’s shout is heard over the water;
the majestic God thunders,
the Lord appears over the surging water.
The Lord’s shout is powerful,
the Lord’s shout is majestic.
The Lord’s shout breaks the cedars,
the Lord shatters the cedars of Lebanon.
He makes Lebanon skip like a calf
and Sirion like a young ox.
The Lord’s shout strikes with flaming fire.
The Lord’s shout shakes the wilderness,
the Lord shakes the wilderness of Kadesh.
The Lord’s shout bends the large trees
and strips the leaves from the forests.
Everyone in his temple says, “Majestic!”
10 The Lord sits enthroned over the engulfing waters,
the Lord sits enthroned as the eternal king.
11 The Lord gives his people strength;
the Lord grants his people security.

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