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1 O clap your hands, all ye peoples; shout unto God with the voice of triumph.
title For the end, a Psalm for the sons of Core.
1 Clap your hands, all ye nations; shout to God with a voice of exultation.
title Unto the end. A Psalm for the sons of Korah.
1 All nations, clap your hands. Shout joyfully to God with a voice of exultation.
2 For YHWH is most high, awful; a great King over all the earth.
2 For the Lord most high is terrible; he is a great king over all the earth.
Ps46:2 For the Lord is exalted and terrible: a great King over all the earth.
3 He subdueth peoples under us, and nations under our feet.
Ps46:3 He has subjected the peoples to us and subdued the nations under our feet.
3 For he has subdued the Gentiles under us, and the nations under our feet.
4 He chooseth our inheritance for us, the pride of Jacob whom He loveth. Selah
4 He has chosen out his inheritance for us, the beauty of Jacob which he loved. Pause.
4 He has chosen us for the inheritance, and for the glory of Jacob whom he loved.
5 God is gone up amidst shouting, YHWH amidst the sound of the horn.
Ps46:5 God ascends with jubilation, and the Lord with the voice of the trumpet.
6 Sing praises to God, sing praises; sing praises unto our King, sing praises.
Ps46:6 Sing psalms to our God, sing psalms. Sing psalms to our King, sing psalms.
7 For God is the King of all the earth; sing ye praises in a skilful song.
8 God reigneth over the nations; God sitteth upon His holy throne.
Ps46:8 God will reign over the peoples. God sits upon his holy throne.
9 The princes of the peoples are gathered together, the people of the God of Abraham; for unto God belong the shields of the earth; He is greatly exalted.
9 The rulers of the people are assembled with the God of Abraam: for God’s mighty ones of the earth have been greatly exalted.
Ps46:9 The leaders of the peoples have been gathered together by the God of Abraham. For the strong gods of the earth have been exceedingly exalted.