New Living Translation
The kings of the earth prepare for battle; the rulers plot together against the LORD and against his anointed one.
King James Bible
The kings of the earth set themselves, and the rulers take counsel together, against the LORD, and against his anointed, saying,
Darby Bible Translation
The kings of the earth set themselves, and the princes plot together, against Jehovah and against his anointed:
World English Bible
The kings of the earth take a stand, and the rulers take counsel together, against Yahweh, and against his Anointed, saying,
Young's Literal Translation
Station themselves do kings of the earth, And princes have been united together, Against Jehovah, and against His Messiah:
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
2:2 The kings - Herod, and Pilate and others with or after them. Earth - So called in way of contempt and to shew their madness in opposing the God of heaven. Set - The word denotes the combination of their counsels and forces. Anointed - Against the king whom God hath chosen and exalted.
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Eranistes and Orthodoxus. Eran.--I am come as I promised. 'Tis yours to adopt one of two alternatives, and either furnish a solution of my difficulties, or assent to what I and my friends lay down. Orth.--I accept your challenge, for I think it right and fair. But we must first recall to mind at what point we left off our discourse yesterday, and what was the conclusion of our argument. Eran.--I will remind you of the end. I remember our agreeing that the divine Word remained immutable, and took …
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Andrew went to find his brother, Simon, and told him, "We have found the Messiah" (which means "Christ").
The kings of the earth prepared for battle; the rulers gathered together against the LORD and against his Messiah.'
Then the seventh angel blew his trumpet, and there were loud voices shouting in heaven: "The world has now become the Kingdom of our Lord and of his Christ, and he will reign forever and ever."
You love justice and hate evil. Therefore God, your God, has anointed you, pouring out the oil of joy on you more than on anyone else.
The nations are in chaos, and their kingdoms crumble! God's voice thunders, and the earth melts!
The kings of the earth joined forces and advanced against the city.
See how these enemies insult you, LORD. A foolish nation has dishonored your name.
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