Psalm 2:3-12 NIV

3 "Let us break their chains,1" they say, "and throw off their fetters."2

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4 The One enthroned3 in heaven laughs;4 the Lord scoffs at them.

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5 Then he rebukes them in his anger5 and terrifies them in his wrath,6 saying,

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6 "I have installed my Kinga7 on Zion,8 my holy hill.9"

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7 I will proclaim the decree of the LORD: He said to me, "You are my Sonb;10 today I have become your Father.c11

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    • d 2:7 - Or "son"; also in verse 12
    • e 2:7 - Or "have begotten you"
      8 Ask of me, and I will make the nations12 your inheritance,13 the ends of the earth14 your possession.

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      9 You will rule them with an iron scepterd;15 you will dash them to pieces16 like pottery.17"

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        • f 2:9 - Or "will break them with a rod of iron"
          10 Therefore, you kings, be wise;18 be warned, you rulers19 of the earth.

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          11 Serve the LORD with fear20 and rejoice21 with trembling.22

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          12 Kiss the Son,23 lest he be angry and you be destroyed in your way, for his wrath24 can flare up in a moment. Blessed25 are all who take refuge26 in him.

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