Psalm 47
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1Come, everyone! Clap your hands! Shout to God with joyful praise!1Clap your hands, all you peoples! Shout to God with a loud cry of joy!
2For the LORD Most High is awesome. He is the great King of all the earth.2For the LORD, the Most High, is to be feared, a great king over all the earth.
3He subdues the nations before us, putting our enemies beneath our feet.3He subdued 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 chose our inheritance for us, even the pride of Jacob whom he loved. Interlude
5God has ascended with a mighty shout. The LORD has ascended with trumpets blaring.5God has ascended on high with a shout, the LORD has ascended with the blast of a trumpet.
6Sing praises to God, sing praises; sing praises to our King, sing praises!6Sing songs to God! Sing songs! Sing songs to our King! Sing songs!
7For God is the King over all the earth. Praise him with a psalm.7Indeed, God is king over all the earth; sing a song of praise.
8God reigns above the nations, sitting on his holy throne.8God is king 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 among the nations have joined the people of the God of Abraham. For the shields of the earth belong to God; he is greatly exalted.
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Psalm 46
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