Psalm 98

Instructions for praise
Reason to praise
.1 ¶ <<A Psalm.>> O sing unto the LORD a new song; for he hath done marvellous things: his right hand, and his holy arm, hath gotten him the victory.
 2 The LORD hath made known his salvation: his righteousness hath he openly shewed in the sight of the heathen. 
.3 He hath remembered his mercy and his truth toward the house of Israel: all the ends of the earth have seen the salvation of our God.
  This psalm is quite similar to ps096 but has a better defined form.
  1 - A new song ... right hand New in the sense of a spectacular deliverance ex1506 and at the inaugration of Christ as Redeemer re0509a
  2 - Made known As for verse 1 and is5210.
How to praise
 4 ¶ Make a joyful noise unto the LORD, all the earth: make a loud noise, and rejoice, and sing praise.
 5 Sing unto the LORD with the harp; with the harp, and the voice of a psalm.
 6 With trumpets and sound of cornet make a joyful noise before the LORD, the King.
  4 - Noise Hebrew ruwa' The meaning of this English word has changed. The phrase is appropriately translated "Shout for joy" (NIV). Today even some "praise" songs have a jarring rhythm. People get used to rock sounds and they just seem natural. I'm thinking of the one, Lord I lift your name on high.
Invitation to praise
 7 Let the sea roar, and the fulness thereof; the world, and they that dwell therein. 
 8 Let the floods clap their hands: let the hills be joyful together
 9 Before the LORD; for he cometh to judge the earth: with righteousness shall he judge the world, and the people with equity.
  Just imagine the sounds of nature.
  9 - Cometh to judge See on ps09613.
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