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Psalm 46 :: New American Standard Bible 1995 (NASB95)

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God the Refuge of His People.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 46:1 - For the choir director. A Psalm of the sons of Korah, [fn]set to Alamoth. A Song.
God is our refuge and strength,
[fn]A very present help in [fn]trouble.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 46:2 - Therefore we will not fear, though the earth should change
And though the mountains slip into the heart of the [fn]sea;
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 46:3 - Though its waters roar and foam,
Though the mountains quake at its swelling pride. [fn]Selah.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 46:4 - There is a river whose streams make glad the city of God,
The holy dwelling places of the Most High.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 46:5 - God is in the midst of her, she will not be moved;
God will help her [fn]when morning dawns.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 46:6 - The [fn]nations made an uproar, the kingdoms tottered;
He [fn]raised His voice, the earth melted.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 46:7 - The LORD of hosts is with us;
The God of Jacob is our stronghold. Selah.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 46:8 - Come, behold the works of the LORD,
[fn]Who has wrought desolations in the earth.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 46:9 - He makes wars to cease to the end of the earth;
He breaks the bow and cuts the spear in two;
He burns the chariots with fire.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 46:10 - [fn]Cease striving and know that I am God;
I will be exalted among the [fn]nations, I will be exalted in the earth.”
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 46:11 - The LORD of hosts is with us;
The God of Jacob is our stronghold. Selah.
NASB95 Footnotes
Possibly for soprano voices
Or, Abundantly available for help
Or, tight places
Literally: seas
Selah may mean: Pause, Crescendo or Musical interlude
Literally: at the turning of the morning
Or, Gentiles
Literally: gave forth
Or, Which He has wrought as desolations
Or, Let go, relax
Or, Gentiles

New American Standard Bible 1995
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by The Lockman Foundation, La Habra, Calif.
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