Psalm 47
New Living TranslationKing James Bible
1Come, everyone! Clap your hands! Shout to God with joyful praise!1To the chief Musician, A Psalm for the sons of Korah. O clap your hands, all ye people; shout unto God with the voice of triumph.
2For the LORD Most High is awesome. He is the great King of all the earth.2For the LORD most high is terrible; he is a great King over all the earth.
3He subdues the nations before us, putting our enemies beneath our feet.3He shall subdue the people under us, and the nations under our feet.
4He chose the Promised Land as our inheritance, the proud possession of Jacob’s descendants, whom he loves. Interlude4He shall choose our inheritance for us, the excellency of Jacob whom he loved. Selah.
5God has ascended with a mighty shout. The LORD has ascended with trumpets blaring.5God is gone up with a shout, the LORD with the sound of a trumpet.
6Sing praises to God, sing praises; sing praises to our King, sing praises!6Sing praises to God, sing praises: sing praises unto our King, sing praises.
7For God is the King over all the earth. Praise him with a psalm.7For God is the King of all the earth: sing ye praises with understanding.
8God reigns above the nations, sitting on his holy throne.8God reigneth over the heathen: God sitteth upon the throne of his holiness.
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 princes of the people are gathered together, even the people of the God of Abraham: for the shields of the earth belong unto God: he is greatly exalted.
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