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Chapter
Psalms 48

Book of Psalms - Chapter 48

Psalms 48:1

A Song [and] Psalm for the sons of Korah. Great [is] the LORD, and greatly to be praised in the city of our God, [in] the mountain of his holiness.

Psalms 48:2

Beautiful for situation, the joy of the whole earth, [is] mount Zion, [on] the sides of the north, the city of the great King.

Psalms 48:3

God is known in her palaces for a refuge.

Psalms 48:4

For, lo, the kings were assembled, they passed by together.

Psalms 48:5

They saw [it, and] so they marvelled; they were troubled, [and] hasted away.

Psalms 48:6

Fear took hold upon them there, [and] pain, as of a woman in travail.

Psalms 48:7

Thou breakest the ships of Tarshish with an east wind.

Psalms 48:8

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 it for ever. Selah.

Psalms 48:9

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

Psalms 48:10

According to thy name, O God, so [is] thy praise unto the ends of the earth: thy right hand is full of righteousness.

Psalms 48:11

Let mount Zion rejoice, let the daughters of Judah be glad, because of thy judgments.

Psalms 48:12

Walk about Zion, and go round about her: tell the towers thereof.

Psalms 48:13

Mark ye well her bulwarks, consider her palaces; that ye may tell [it] to the generation following.

Psalms 48:14

For this God [is] our God for ever and ever: he will be our guide [even] unto death.