New American Standard Bible
The heavens will praise Your wonders, O LORD; Your faithfulness also in the assembly of the holy ones.
King James Bible
And the heavens shall praise thy wonders, O LORD: thy faithfulness also in the congregation of the saints.
Darby Bible Translation
And the heavens shall celebrate thy wonders, O Jehovah, and thy faithfulness in the congregation of the saints.
World English Bible
The heavens will praise your wonders, Yahweh; your faithfulness also in the assembly of the holy ones.
Young's Literal Translation
and the heavens confess Thy wonders, O Jehovah, Thy faithfulness also is in an assembly of holy ones.
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CommentaryBarnes' Notes on the Bible
And the heavens shall praise thy wonders, O Lord - That is, the inhabitants of heaven shall find new occasion for praise in the faithfulness evinced in carrying out the promise to David, and in the marvelous things which will occur under that promise, and in its accomplishment. If we suppose that this promise embraced the Messiah and his reign, then we shall see what new occasions the angels would find for praise - in the incarnation of the Redeemer, and in all that would be accomplished by him.
Thy faithfulness also in the congregation of the saints - In the assembly of the holy ones; that is, the angels. In their songs of praise, this will be among the things which will fill them with joy. The idea is, that the inhabitants of the heavens - the holy angels - would take a deep interest in the fulfillment of this promise, as it would furnish new manifestations of the character of God. Compare Revelation 5:11-14; 1 Peter 1:12.
LibrarySeptember the Sixteenth the Steadfastness of the Lord
"My covenant shall stand fast." --PSALM lxxxix. 19-29. Such a divine assurance ought to make me perfectly quiet in spirit. Restlessness in a Christian always spells disloyalty. The uncertainty is born of suspicion. There is a rift in the faith, and the disturbing breath of the devil blows through, and destroys my peace. If I am sure of my great Ally, my heart will not be troubled, neither will it be afraid. And such a divine assurance ought to make me bold in will and majestic in labour. I ought …
John Henry Jowett—My Daily Meditation for the Circling Year
A vision of the King.
His Future Work
"Call now, is there anyone who will answer you? And to which of the holy ones will you turn?
Therefore the wicked will not stand in the judgment, Nor sinners in the assembly of the righteous.
For the choir director. A Psalm of David. The heavens are telling of the glory of God; And their expanse is declaring the work of His hands.
And the heavens declare His righteousness, For God Himself is judge. Selah.
A Maskil of Ethan the Ezrahite. I will sing of the lovingkindness of the LORD forever; To all generations I will make known Your faithfulness with my mouth.
A God greatly feared in the council of the holy ones, And awesome above all those who are around Him?
The heavens declare His righteousness, And all the peoples have seen His glory.
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