Psalm 46 CSB

God Our Refuge

For the choir director. A song of the sons of Korah. According to Alamoth.

1 God is our refuge and strength, a helper who is always found in times of trouble.

References for Psalms 46:1

      2 Therefore we will not be afraid, though the earth trembles and the mountains topple into the depths of the seas,
      3 though its waters roar and foam and the mountains quake with its turmoil. Selah
      4 [There is] a river- its streams delight the city of God, the holy dwelling place of the Most High.
      5 God is within her; she will not be toppled. God will help her when the morning dawns.
      6 Nations rage, kingdoms topple; the earth melts when He lifts His voice.
      7 The Lord of Hosts is with us; the God of Jacob is our stronghold. Selah
      8 Come, see the works of the Lord, who brings devastation on the earth.
      9 He makes wars cease throughout the earth. He shatters bows and cuts spears to pieces; He burns up the chariots.a b

      References for Psalms 46:9

        • b 46:9 - Other Hb mss, LXX, Tg read shields
        • c 46:9 - Lit chariots with fire
          10 "Stop [your fighting]-and know that I am God, exalted among the nations, exalted on the earth."
          11 The Lord of Hosts is with us; the God of Jacob is our stronghold. Selah