Psalm 97

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Psalm 97 Prayer Audio in Latin


{97:1} Psalmus ipsi David. Cantate Domino canticum novum: quia mirabilia fecit. Salvavit sibi dextera eius: et brachium sanctum eius.
{97:1} A Psalm of David himself. Sing to the Lord a new song, for he has performed wonders. His right hand has accomplished salvation for him, with his holy arm.

{97:2} Notum fecit Dominus salutare suum: in conspectu gentium revelavit iustitiam suam.
{97:2} The Lord has made known his salvation. He has revealed his justice in the sight of the nations.

{97:3} Recordatus est misericordiæ suæ, et veritatis suæ domui Israel. Viderunt omnes termini terræ salutare Dei nostri.
{97:3} He has remembered his mercy and his truth toward the house of Israel. All the ends of the earth have seen the salvation of our God.

{97:4} Iubilate Deo omnis terra: cantate, et exultate, et psallite.
{97:4} Sing joyfully to God, all the earth. Sing and exult, and sing psalms.

{97:5} Psallite Domino in cithara, in cithara et voce psalmi:
{97:5} Sing psalms to the Lord with stringed instruments, with strings and the voice of a psalmist,

{97:6} in tubis ductilibus, et voce tubæ corneæ. Iubilate in conspectu regis Domini:
{97:6} with subtle wind instruments and the voice of woodwinds. Make a joyful noise before the Lord our king.

{97:7} moveatur mare, et plenitudo eius: orbis terrarum, et qui habitant in eo.
{97:7} Let the sea be moved and all its fullness, the whole world and all who dwell in it.

{97:8} Flumina plaudent manu, simul montes exultabunt
{97:8} The rivers will clap their hands, the mountains will exult together,

{97:9} a conspectu Domini: quoniam venit iudicare terram. Iudicabit orbem terrarum in iustitia, et populos in æquitate.
{97:9} before the presence of the Lord. For he comes to judge the earth. He will judge the whole world with justice, and the peoples with fairness.


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