Psalm 2:1-6 GNT

1 Why do the nations plan rebellion? 1 Why do people make their useless plots?

References for Psalms 2:1

    • 2 2:1 - 2.1, 2 Ac 4.25, 26.
      2 Their kings revolt, their rulers plot together against the Lord and against the king he chose.
      3 "Let us free ourselves from their rule," they say; "let us throw off their control."
      4 From his throne in heaven the Lord laughs and mocks their feeble plans.
      5 Then he warns them in anger and terrifies them with his fury.
      6 "On Zion, a my sacred hill," he says, "I have installed my king."

      References for Psalms 2:6

        • a 2:6 - zion: [The term "Zion" (originally a designation for "David's City," the Jebusite stronghold captured by King David's forces) was later extended in meaning to refer to the hill on which the Temple stood.]