Thematic Bible: Psalm 48

Psalm 48:1 (show verse)

Great is the LORD, and greatly to be praised, In the city of our God, His holy mountain.

Psalm 48:2 (show verse)

Beautiful in elevation, the joy of the whole earth, Is Mount Zion in the far north, The city of the great King.

Psalm 48:3 (show verse)

God, in her palaces, Has made Himself known as a stronghold.

Psalm 48:4 (show verse)

For, lo, the kings assembled themselves, They passed by together.

Psalm 48:5 (show verse)

They saw it, then they were amazed; They were terrified, they fled in alarm.

Psalm 48:6 (show verse)

Panic seized them there, Anguish, as of a woman in childbirth.

Psalm 48:7 (show verse)

With the east wind You break the ships of Tarshish.

Psalm 48:8 (show verse)

As we have heard, so have we seen In the city of the LORD of hosts, in the city of our God; God will establish her forever. Selah.

Psalm 48:9 (show verse)

We have thought on Your lovingkindness, O God, In the midst of Your temple.

Psalm 48:10 (show verse)

As is Your name, O God, So is Your praise to the ends of the earth; Your right hand is full of righteousness.

Psalm 48:11 (show verse)

Let Mount Zion be glad, Let the daughters of Judah rejoice Because of Your judgments.

Psalm 48:12 (show verse)

Walk about Zion and go around her; Count her towers;

Psalm 48:13 (show verse)

Consider her ramparts; Go through her palaces, That you may tell it to the next generation.

Psalm 48:14 (show verse)

For such is God, Our God forever and ever; He will guide us until death.