Thematic Bible

Psalm 2:1 (show verse)

Why are the nations in an uproar
And the peoples devising a vain thing?

Psalm 2:2 (show verse)

The kings of the earth take their stand
And the rulers take counsel together
Against the Lord and against His Anointed, saying,

Psalm 2:3 (show verse)

“Let us tear their fetters apart
And cast away their cords from us!”

Psalm 2:4 (show verse)

He who sits in the heavens laughs,
The Lord scoffs at them.

Psalm 2:5 (show verse)

Then He will speak to them in His anger
And terrify them in His fury, saying,

Psalm 2:6 (show verse)

“But as for Me, I have installed My King
Upon Zion, My holy mountain.”

Psalm 2:7 (show verse)

“I will surely tell of the decree of the Lord:
He said to Me, ‘You are My Son,
Today I have begotten You.

Psalm 2:8 (show verse)

‘Ask of Me, and I will surely give the nations as Your inheritance,
And the very ends of the earth as Your possession.

Psalm 2:9 (show verse)

‘You shall break them with a rod of iron,
You shall shatter them like earthenware.’”

Psalm 2:10 (show verse)

Now therefore, O kings, show discernment;
Take warning, O judges of the earth.

Psalm 2:11 (show verse)

Worship the Lord with reverence
And rejoice with trembling.

Psalm 2:12 (show verse)

Do homage to the Son, that He not become angry, and you perish in the way,
For His wrath may soon be kindled.
How blessed are all who take refuge in Him!