Psalm 2 KJV

1 Why do the heathen rage ,a and the people imagine a vain thing?

References for Psalms 2:1

    • c 2:1 - rage: or, tumultuously assemble
      2 The kings of the earth set themselves, and the rulers take counsel together, against the LORD, and against his anointed, saying,
      3 Let us break their bands asunder , and cast away their cords from us.
      4 He that sitteth in the heavens shall laugh : the Lord shall have them in derision .
      5 Then shall he speak unto them in his wrath, and vexb them in his sore displeasure.

      References for Psalms 2:5

        • d 2:5 - vex: or, trouble
          6 Yet have I setc my king upon my holy hill of Zion.

          References for Psalms 2:6

            • e 2:6 - set: Heb. anointed
              7 I will declare the decree:d the LORD hath said unto me, Thou art my Son; this day have I begotten thee.

              References for Psalms 2:7

                • f 2:7 - the decree: or, for a decree
                  8 Ask of me, and I shall give thee the heathen for thine inheritance, and the uttermost parts of the earth for thy possession.
                  9 Thou shalt break them with a rod of iron; thou shalt dash them in pieces like a potter's vessel.
                  10 Be wise now therefore, O ye kings: be instructed , ye judges of the earth.
                  11 Serve the LORD with fear, and rejoice with trembling.
                  12 Kiss the Son, lest he be angry , and ye perish from the way, when his wrath is kindled but a little. Blessed are all they that put their trust in him.