Psalm 47
New Living TranslationChristian Standard Bible
1Come, everyone! Clap your hands! Shout to God with joyful praise!1Clap your hands, all you peoples; shout to God with a jubilant cry.
2For the LORD Most High is awesome. He is the great King of all the earth.2For the LORD, the Most High, is awe-inspiring, a great King over the whole earth.
3He subdues the nations before us, putting our enemies beneath our feet.3He subdues peoples under us and nations under our feet.
4He chose the Promised Land as our inheritance, the proud possession of Jacob’s descendants, whom he loves. Interlude4He chooses for us our inheritance--the pride of Jacob, whom he loves. Selah
5God has ascended with a mighty shout. The LORD has ascended with trumpets blaring.5God ascends among shouts of joy, the LORD, with the sound of trumpets.
6Sing praises to God, sing praises; sing praises to our King, sing praises!6Sing praise to God, sing praise; sing praise to our King, sing praise!
7For God is the King over all the earth. Praise him with a psalm.7Sing a song of wisdom, for God is King of the whole earth.
8God reigns above the nations, sitting on his holy throne.8God reigns over the nations; God is seated on his holy throne.
9The rulers of the world have gathered together with the people of the God of Abraham. For all the kings of the earth belong to God. He is highly honored everywhere.9The nobles of the peoples have assembled with the people of the God of Abraham. For the leaders of the earth belong to God; he is greatly exalted.
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Psalm 46
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