Psalm 47 NAS

God the King of the Earth.

1 O 1clap your hands, all peoples; 2Shout to God with the voice of joy.

References for Psalms 47:1

    • a 47:1 - Or "a ringing cry"
      2 For the LORD Most High is to be 3feared, A 4great King over all the earth.

      References for Psalms 47:2

      3 He 5subdues peoples under us And nations under our feet.

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      4 He chooses our 6inheritance for us, The 7glory of Jacob whom He loves. Selah.

      References for Psalms 47:4

        • b 47:4 - "Selah" may mean: "Pause, Crescendo" or "Musical interlude"
          5 God has 8ascended with a shout, The LORD, with the 9sound of a trumpet.

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              6 10Sing praises to God, sing praises; Sing praises to 11our King, sing praises.

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              7 For God is the 12King of all the earth; Sing praises 13with a skillful psalm.

              References for Psalms 47:7

                • e 47:7 - Heb "Maskil"
                  8 God 14reigns over the nations, God sits on 15His holy throne.

                  References for Psalms 47:8

                    • f 47:8 - Or "has taken His seat"
                      9 The 16princes of the people have assembled themselves as the 17people of the God of Abraham, For the 18shields of the earth belong to God; He is 19highly exalted.

                      References for Psalms 47:9

                        • g 47:9 - Or "nobles"
                        • h 47:9 - Lit "has greatly exalted Himself"