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Psalm 47 :: New King James Version (NKJV)

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Praise to God, the Ruler of the Earth
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 47:1 - To the Chief Musician. A Psalm of the sons of Korah.

Oh, clap your hands, all you peoples!
Shout to God with the voice of triumph!
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 47:2 - For the LORD Most High is awesome;
He is a great King over all the earth.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 47:3 - He will subdue the peoples under us,
And the nations under our feet.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 47:4 - He will choose our inheritance for us,
The excellence of Jacob whom He loves. Selah
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 47:5 - God has gone up with a shout,
The LORD with the sound of a trumpet.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 47:6 - Sing praises to God, sing praises!
Sing praises to our King, sing praises!
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 47:7 - For God is the King of all the earth;
Sing praises with understanding.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 47:8 - God reigns over the nations;
God sits on His holy throne.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 47:9 - The princes of the people have gathered together,
The people of the God of Abraham.
For the shields of the earth belong to God;
He is greatly exalted.

New King James Version, © 1982 by Thomas Nelson, Inc. All rights reserved. Used by permission.

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For more information on this translation, see the NKJV Preface.

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