Probably David’s last and most uplifting psalm containing standards for his successors but chiefly soaring into messianic prophecy. Here is spelled out the character, extent and fruits of Christ’s reign using vivid pictures exclusively fulfilled by the One ‘who only doeth wondrous things’.
Hymn 97 (based on Psalm 97) from our hymn book, Psalms & Hymns of Reformed Worship. HE reigns, the Lord, the Saviour reigns! Praise Him in earnest, noblest strains, Let the whole earth in songs rejoice, And distant islands join their voice. In robes of righteousness He comes, Shakes the wide earth, and cleaves the … Continued