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Explanatory Notes on the Whole Bible, by John Wesley, [1754-65], at

Psalms Chapter 96

Psalms 96:1

psa 96:1

O sing - Upon this new and great occasion, not the removal of the ark, but the coming of the Messiah.

Psalms 96:4

psa 96:4

Gods - The gods of the nations, as the next verse expounds it.

Psalms 96:6

psa 96:6

Before him - In his presence.

Psalms 96:9

psa 96:9

Beauty - Cloathed with all the gifts and graces, which are necessary in God's worship.

Psalms 96:10

psa 96:10

Reigneth - God hath now set up his kingdom in the world. Established - The nations of the world shall by the means of it enjoy an established and lasting peace.

Psalms 96:13

psa 96:13

Before - At the presence and approach of their Lord and Maker. Cometh - To set up his throne among all the nations of the earth.

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