Thematic Bible

Psalm 48:1 (show verse)

A song of chanting to the sons of Korah. Great is Jehovah, and greatly praised in the city of our God, in his holy mountain.

Psalm 48:2 (show verse)

Fair of elevation, the joy of all the earth, is mount Zion, the sides of the north, the city of the great King.

Psalm 48:3 (show verse)

God being known in her fortresses for a height

Psalm 48:4 (show verse)

For behold, the kings met together, they passed by together.

Psalm 48:5 (show verse)

They saw, so they were astonished; they trembled, they took flight

Psalm 48:6 (show verse)

Trembling seized them there, pain as of her bringing forth.

Psalm 48:7 (show verse)

With an east wind thou wilt break the ships of Tarshish.

Psalm 48:8 (show verse)

As we heard, so we saw in the city of Jehovah of armies, in the city of our God: God will prepare it even forever. Silence.

Psalm 48:9 (show verse)

We thought, O God, of thy mercy in the midst of thy temple.

Psalm 48:10 (show verse)

According to thy name, O God, so thy praise upon the ends of the earth: thy right hand being full of justice.

Psalm 48:11 (show verse)

Mount Zion shall rejoice, the daughters of Judah shall be glad for sake of thy judgments.

Psalm 48:12 (show verse)

Surround ye Zion, and go round about her: recount her towers.

Psalm 48:13 (show verse)

Set your hearts to her fortification; divide up her palaces, so that ye shall recount to the later generation.

Psalm 48:14 (show verse)

For this God is our God forever and ever: he will guide us to death.