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Psalm 47a

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

Clap your hands,y all you nations;

shout to God with cries of joy.z

For the Lord Most Higha is awesome,b

the great Kingc over all the earth.

He subduedd nations under us,

peoples under our feet.

He chose our inheritancee for us,

the pride of Jacob,f whom he loved.b

God has ascendedg amid shouts of joy,h

the Lord amid the sounding of trumpets.i

Sing praisesj to God, sing praises;

sing praises to our King, sing praises.

For God is the King of all the earth;k

sing to him a psalml of praise.

God reignsm over the nations;

God is seated on his holy throne.n

The nobles of the nations assemble

as the people of the God of Abraham,

for the kingsc of the earth belong to God;o

he is greatly exalted.p


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