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Psalm 48 :: Young's Literal Translation (YLT)

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Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 48:1 - A Song, a Psalm, by sons of Korah. Great is Jehovah, and praised greatly, In the city of our God -- His holy hill.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 48:2 - Beautiful for elevation, A joy of all the land, is Mount Zion, The sides of the north, the city of a great king.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 48:3 - God in her high places is known for a tower.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 48:4 - For, lo, the kings met, they passed by together,
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 48:5 - They have seen -- so they have marvelled, They have been troubled, they were hastened away.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 48:6 - Trembling hath seized them there, Pain, as of a travailing woman.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 48:7 - By an east wind Thou shiverest ships of Tarshish.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 48:8 - As we have heard, so we have seen, In the city of Jehovah of hosts, In the city of our God, God doth establish her -- to the age. Selah.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 48:9 - We have thought, O God, of Thy kindness, In the midst of Thy temple,
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 48:10 - As is Thy name, O God, so is Thy praise, Over the ends of the earth, Righteousness hath filled Thy right hand.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 48:11 - Rejoice doth Mount Zion, The daughters of Judah are joyful, For the sake of Thy judgments.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 48:12 - Compass Zion, and go round her, count her towers,
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 48:13 - Set your heart to her bulwark, Consider her high places, So that ye recount to a later generation,
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 48:14 - That this God is our God -- To the age and for ever, He -- he doth lead us over death!

The Young's Literal Translation was translated by Robert Young, who believed in a strictly literal translation of God's word. This version of the Bible is in the public domain.


Pericope taken from the NASB95 and has been graciously provided by The Lockman Foundation, La Habra, Calif. All rights reserved.

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