Psalm 47:2-9 NIV

2 How awesome1 is the LORD Most High,2 the great King3 over all the earth!

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3 He subdued4 nations under us, peoples under our feet.

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4 He chose our inheritance5 for us, the pride of Jacob,6 whom he loved. "Selah"

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5 God has ascended7 amid shouts of joy,8 the LORD amid the sounding of trumpets.9

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6 Sing praises10 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;11 sing to him a psalma12 of praise.

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    • a 47:7 - Or "a maskil" (probably a literary or musical term)
      8 God reigns13 over the nations; God is seated on his holy throne.14

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      9 The nobles of the nations assemble as the people of the God of Abraham, for the kingsb of the earth belong to God;15 he is greatly exalted.16

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