Psalm 24

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See Psalm 25 for Psalm 24 in Greek (Vulgata) numbering.

Psalm 24 (Hebrew numbering; Psalm 23 in Greek numbering) from the Book of Psalms is identified as a Psalm of David. In the KJV translation, the opening line reads "The earth is the Lord's, and the fulness thereof; the world, and they that dwell therein".

Jewish liturgy[edit]

On a day other than Shabbat, when the Torah is being carried back to the ark, Psalm 24 is recited

Christian liturgy[edit]

Psalm 24:7-10 is used in Handel's Messiah Part II (Chorus Lift up your heads).


  1. ^ The Complete Artscroll Siddur, page 162
  2. ^ The Complete Artscroll Siddur, page 148
  3. ^ The Complete Artscroll Siddur, page 477
  4. ^ The Complete Artscroll Machzor for Rosh Hashanah, page 456
  5. ^ D’après le Complete Artscroll Siddur, compilation des prières juives.