Psalm 2:1-6 NAS/NIV - Online Parallel Bible

 
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1 Why are the nations in an uproar And the peoples devising a vain thing ? 1 Why do the nations conspire and the peoples plot in vain?
2 The kings of the earth take their stand And the rulers take counsel together Against the LORD and against His Anointed, saying, 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 tear their fetters apart And cast away their cords from us!" 3 "Let us break their chains," they say, "and throw off their fetters."
4 He who sits in the heavens laughs, The Lord scoffs at them. 4 The One enthroned in heaven laughs; the Lord scoffs at them.
5 Then He will speak to them in His anger And terrify them in His fury, saying, 5 Then he rebukes them in his anger and terrifies them in his wrath, saying,
6 "But as for Me, I have installed My King Upon Zion, My holy mountain." 6 "I have installed my King on Zion, my holy hill."