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Book of Psalms
Great is the LORD, and greatly to be praised in the
city of our God, in the mountain of his holiness.
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.
48:3 God is known in her palaces for a refuge.
48:4 For, lo, the kings were assembled, they passed
48:5 They saw it, and so they marvelled; they were
troubled, and hasted away.
48:6 Fear took hold upon them there, and pain, as of
a woman in travail.
48:7 Thou breakest the ships of Tarshish with an
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.
48:9 We have thought of thy lovingkindness, O God,
in the midst of thy temple.
48:10 According to thy name, O God, so is thy praise
unto the ends of the earth: thy right hand is full
48:11 Let mount Zion rejoice, let the daughters of
Judah be glad, because of thy judgments.
48:12 Walk about Zion, and go round about her: tell
the towers thereof.
48:13 Mark ye well her bulwarks, consider her
palaces; that ye may tell it to the generation
48:14 For this God is our God for ever and ever: he
will be our guide even unto death.
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Summary of Psalm 48
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Summary of this Psalm
The folly of worldlings,
who live on in sin, without thinking of death or hell.
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The folly of worldlings, who live on in sin,
without thinking of death or hell.