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Psalm 2:8-12 NIV

8 Ask me, and I will make the nations your inheritance, the ends of the earth your possession.

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9 You will break them with a rod of irona ; you will dash them to pieces like pottery.”

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    • b 2:9 - Or "will rule them with an iron scepter" (see Septuagint and Syriac)
      10 Therefore, you kings, be wise; be warned, you rulers of the earth.

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      11 Serve the LORD with fear and celebrate his rule with trembling.

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      12 Kiss his son, or he will be angry and your way will lead to your destruction, for his wrath can flare up in a moment. Blessed are all who take refuge in him.

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      • a 2:1 - Hebrew; Septuagint "rage"
      • b 2:9 - Or "will rule them with an iron scepter" (see Septuagint and Syriac)