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Psalm 47 NIV

For the director of music. Of the Sons of Korah. A psalm.

1 aClap your hands, all you nations; shout to God with cries of joy.

References for Psalms 47:1

    • Ð 47:1 - In Hebrew texts 47:1-9 is numbered 47:2-10.
      2 For the LORD Most High is awesome, the great King over all the earth.

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      3 He subdued nations under us, peoples under our feet.

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      4 He chose our inheritance for us, the pride of Jacob, whom he loved.b

      References for Psalms 47:4

        • Ñ 47:4 - The Hebrew has "Selah" (a word of uncertain meaning) here.
          5 God has ascended amid shouts of joy, the LORD amid the sounding of trumpets.

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

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          7 For God is the King of all the earth; sing to him a psalm of praise.

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          8 God reigns over the nations; God is seated on his holy throne.

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          9 The nobles of the nations assemble as the people of the God of Abraham, for the kingsc of the earth belong to God; he is greatly exalted.

          References for Psalms 47:9

            • Ò 47:9 - Or "shields"