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Psalm 2 DBY/NIV - Online Parallel Bible

 
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1 Why are the nations in tumultuous agitation, and [why] do the peoples meditate a vain thing? 1 Why do the nations conspire and the peoples plot in vain?
2 The kings of the earth set themselves, and the princes plot together, against Jehovah and against his anointed: 2 The kings of the earth take their stand and the rulers gather together against the LORD and against his Anointed One.
3 Let us break their bonds asunder, and cast away their cords from us! 3 "Let us break their chains," they say, "and throw off their fetters."
4 He that dwelleth in the heavens shall laugh, the Lord shall have them in derision. 4 The One enthroned in heaven laughs; the Lord scoffs at them.
5 Then will he speak to them in his anger, and in his fierce displeasure will he terrify them: 5 Then he rebukes them in his anger and terrifies them in his wrath, saying,
6 And *I* have anointed my king upon Zion, the hill of my holiness. 6 "I have installed my King on Zion, my holy hill."
7 I will declare the decree: Jehovah hath said unto me, Thou art my Son; *I* this day have begotten thee. 7 I will proclaim the decree of the LORD: He said to me, "You are my Son; today I have become your Father.
8 Ask of me, and I will give thee nations for an inheritance, and for thy possession the ends of the earth: 8 Ask of me, and I will make the nations your inheritance, the ends of the earth your possession.
9 Thou shalt break them with a sceptre of iron, as a potter's vessel thou shalt dash them in pieces. 9 You will rule them with an iron scepter; you will dash them to pieces like pottery."
10 And now, O kings, be ye wise, be admonished, ye judges of the earth. 10 Therefore, you kings, be wise; be warned, you rulers of the earth.
11 Serve Jehovah with fear, and rejoice with trembling. 11 Serve the LORD with fear and rejoice with trembling.
12 Kiss the Son, lest he be angry, and ye perish in the way, though his anger burn but a little. Blessed are all who have their trust in him. 12 Kiss the Son, lest he be angry and you be destroyed in your way, for his wrath can flare up in a moment. Blessed are all who take refuge in him.