What Does The Bible Say About God Our King?
Quotes are from the RSV Catholic Edition or the Douay-Rheims
Psalms 21:29 – For the kingdom is the Lord’s; and he shall have dominion over the nations.
Psalms 28:10 – The Lord maketh the flood to dwell: and the Lord shall sit king for ever. The Lord will give strength to his people: the Lord will bless his people with peace.
Psalms 46:2-3, 7-8 – O clap your hands, all ye nations: shout unto God with the voice of Joy, For the Lord is high, terrible: a great king over all the earth. […] Sing praises to our God, sing ye: sing praises to our king, sing ye. For God is the king of all the earth: sing ye wisely.
Psalms 83:4 – For the sparrow hath found herself a house, and the turtle a nest for herself where she may lay her young ones: Thy altars, O Lord of hosts, my king and my God.
Psalms 97:5-6 – Sing praise to the Lord on the harp, on the harp, and with the voice of a psalm: With long trumpets, and sound of comet. Make a joyful noise before the Lord our king:
Psalms 144:1 – I will extol thee, O God my king: and I will bless thy name for ever; yea, for ever and ever.
Psalms 149:2 – Let Israel rejoice in him that made him: and let the children of Sion be joyful in their king
Ecclesiasticus 1:8 – There is one most high Creator Almighty, and a powerful king, and greatly to be feared, who sitteth upon his throne, and is the God of dominion.
Ecclesiasticus 18:1 – He that liveth for ever created all things together. God only shall be justified, and he remaineth an invincible king for ever.
Ecclesiasticus 51:1 – A prayer of Jesus the son of Sirach. I will give glory to thee, O Lord, O King, and I will praise thee, O God my Saviour.
Zachariah 14:9 – And the Lord shall be king over all the earth: in that day there shall be one Lord, and his name shall be one.
Malachi 1:14 – Cursed is the deceitful man that hath in his flock a male, and making a vow offereth in sacrifice that which is feeble to the Lord: for I am a great King, saith the Lord of hosts, and my name is dreadful among the Gentiles.
1 Timothy 1:17 – To the King of ages, immortal, invisible, the only God, be honor and glory for ever and ever. Amen.
1 Timothy 6:14-15 – I charge you to keep the commandment unstained and free from reproach until the appearing of our Lord Jesus Christ; and this will be made manifest at the proper time by the blessed and only Sovereign, the King of kings and Lord of lords,