New International Version
8 Zion hears and rejoices
and the villages of Judah are glad(A)
because of your judgments,(B) Lord.
9 For you, Lord, are the Most High(C) over all the earth;(D)
you are exalted(E) far above all gods.
10 Let those who love the Lord hate evil,(F)
for he guards(G) the lives of his faithful ones(H)
and delivers(I) them from the hand of the wicked.(J)
11 Light shines[a](K) on the righteous(L)
and joy on the upright in heart.(M)
12 Rejoice in the Lord,(N) you who are righteous,
and praise his holy name.(O)
- Psalm 97:11 One Hebrew manuscript and ancient versions (see also 112:4); most Hebrew manuscripts Light is sown