1 The Lord reigns! Let the earth rejoice;
let the many coasts and islands be glad.p
righteousness and justice are the foundation of his throne.q
and burns up his foes on every side.r
the earth sees and trembles.s
at the presence of the Lord—
at the presence of the Lord of the whole earth.t
6 The heavens proclaim his righteousness;u
all the peoples see his glory.v
those who boast in idols, will be put to shame.w
Judah’s villagesB rejoice
because of your judgments, Lord.y
are the Most High over the whole earth;
you are exalted above all the gods.z
10 You who love the Lord, hate evil!aa
He protects the lives of his faithful ones;ab
he rescues them from the power of the wicked.ac
gladness for the upright in heart.ad
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