Psalm 47 TNIV

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

1 Clap your hands,1 all you nations; shout to God with cries of joy.2

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2 For the LORD Most High3 is awesome,4 the great King5 over all the earth.

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3 He subdued6 nations under us, peoples under our feet.

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4 He chose our inheritance7 for us, the pride of Jacob,8 whom he loved.a

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    • a 47:4 - The Hebrew has "Selah" (a word of uncertain meaning) here.
      5 God has ascended9 amid shouts of joy,10 the LORD amid the sounding of trumpets.11

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      6 Sing praises12 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;13 sing to him a psalm14 of praise.

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      8 God reigns15 over the nations; God is seated on his holy throne.16

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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;17 he is greatly exalted.18

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