Psalm 2:1-6 CSB

Coronation of the Son

1 Why do the nations rebela and the peoples plot in vain?

References for Psalms 2:1

    • a 2:1 - Or conspire, or rage
      2 The kings of the earth take their stand and the rulers conspire together against the Lord and His Anointed One:b c

      References for Psalms 2:2

        • b 2:2 - Or anointed one
        • c 2:2 - Ac 4:25-26
          3 "Let us tear off their chains and free ourselves from their restraints."d e

          References for Psalms 2:3

            • d 2:3 - Lit and throw their ropes from us
            • e 2:3 - Ps 149:8
              4 The One enthronedf in heaven laughs; the Lord ridicules them.

              References for Psalms 2:4

                • f 2:4 - Lit who sits
                  5 Then He speaks to them in His anger and terrifies them in His wrath:
                  6 "I have consecrated My Kingg on Zion, My holy mountain."h

                  References for Psalms 2:6

                    • g 2:6 - Or king
                    • h 2:6 - Ps 48:2; Jr 8:19