Psalm 47
New Living TranslationNET Bible
1Come, everyone! Clap your hands! Shout to God with joyful praise!1For the music director; by the Korahites; a psalm. All you nations, clap your hands! Shout out to God in celebration!
2For the LORD Most High is awesome. He is the great King of all the earth.2For the sovereign LORD is awe-inspiring; he is the great king who rules the whole earth!
3He subdues the nations before us, putting our enemies beneath our feet.3He subdued nations beneath us and countries under our feet.
4He chose the Promised Land as our inheritance, the proud possession of Jacob’s descendants, whom he loves. Interlude4He picked out for us a special land to be a source of pride for Jacob, whom he loves. (Selah)
5God has ascended with a mighty shout. The LORD has ascended with trumpets blaring.5God has ascended his throne amid loud shouts; the LORD has ascended his throne amid the blaring of ram's horns.
6Sing praises to God, sing praises; sing praises to our King, sing praises!6Sing to God! Sing! Sing to our king! Sing!
7For God is the King over all the earth. Praise him with a psalm.7For God is king of the whole earth! Sing a well-written song!
8God reigns above the nations, sitting on his holy throne.8God reigns over the nations! God sits 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 nations assemble, along with the people of the God of Abraham, for God has authority over the rulers of the earth. He is highly exalted!
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Psalm 46
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