11 Let mount Zion rejoice, let the daughters of Judah be glad, because of thy judgments. 48 1 Great is the Lord, and greatly to be praised in the city of our God, in the mountain of his holiness. 10 According to thy name, O God, so is thy praise unto the ends of the earth: thy right hand is full of righteousness. 7 Thou breakest the ships of Tarshish with an east wind. There God is known. Both are by the mighty power of the Lord.8-14 We have here the improvement which the people of God are to make of his glorious and gracious appearances for them. 14 For this God is our God for ever and ever: he will be our guide even unto death. 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. 12 Walk about Zion, and go round about her: tell the towers thereof. Selah. 3 God is known in her palaces for a refuge. 9 We have thought of thy lovingkindness, O God, in the midst of thy temple. 7 Thou breakest the ships of Tarshish with an east wind. King James Version Update. Selah. 11 Let mount Zion rejoice, let the daughters of Judah be glad, because of thy judgments. 6 Fear took hold upon them there, and pain, as of a woman in travail. 48 Great is the Lord, and greatly to be praised in the city of our God, in the mountain of his holiness. Psalm 48 - [[A Song [and] Psalm for the sons of Korah.]] 12 Walk about Zion, and go round about her: tell the towers thereof. King James Version (KJV) Bible Book List. 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. Let our hope of the stability of the church be encouraged. Let our faith in the word of God be hereby confirmed. 48 A Song and Psalm for the sons of Korah. 3 God is known in her palaces for a refuge. Let us give to God the glory of the great things he has done for us. Let all the members of the church take comfort from what the Lord does for his church. Hear this, all ye people; give ear, all ye inhabitants of the world:. 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. 2 Beautiful for situation, the joy of the whole earth, is mount Zion, The earth is, by sin, covered with deformity, therefore justly might that spot of ground, which was beautified with holiness, be called the joy of the whole earth; that which the whole earth has reason to rejoice in, that God would thus in very deed dwell with man upon the earth. He will so guide us, as to set us above the reach of death, so that it shall not do us any real hurt. Let our minds be filled with good thoughts of God. The glories of the church of Christ.1-7 Jerusalem is the city of our God: none on earth render him due honour except the citizens of the spiritual Jerusalem. 4 For, lo, the kings were assembled, they passed by together. 1 (A Song and Psalm for the sons of Korah.) The clearer discoveries are made to us of the Lord and his greatness, the more it is expected that we should abound in his praises. 4 For, lo, the kings were assembled, they passed by together. 5 They saw it, and so they marvelled; they were troubled, and hasted away. 1 Great is the Lord , and greatly to be praised in the city of our God, in the mountain of his holiness. He will lead us to a life in which there shall be no more death.Commentary by Matthew Henry, 1710. 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. 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Psalm 48. 1 Great is the Lord, and greatly to be praised in the city of our God, in the mountain of his holiness. 5 They saw it, and so they marvelled; they were troubled, and hasted away. 1 Great is the LORD, and greatly to be praised in the city of our God, in the mountain of his holiness. 2 Beautiful for situation, the joy of the whole earth, is mount Zion, on the sides of … Psalms chapter 49 KJV (King James Version) 1 (To the chief Musician, A Psalm for the sons of Korah.) 9 We have thought of thy lovingkindness, O God, in the midst of thy temple. 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. Consider its strength; see it founded on Christ the Rock, fortified by the Divine power, guarded by Him who neither slumbers nor sleeps. 3 God is known in her palaces for a refuge.. 4 For, lo, the kings were assembled, they passed by together. Great is the LORD, and greatly to be praised in the city of our God, in the mountain of his holiness. 13 Mark ye well her bulwarks, consider her palaces; that ye may tell it to the generation following. Great is the LORD, and greatly to be praised in the city of our God, in the mountain of his holiness. Nothing in nature can more fitly represent the overthrow of heathenism by the Spirit of the gospel, than the wreck of a fleet in a storm. See what precious ordinances are its palaces, what precious promises are its bulwarks, that you may be encouraged to join yourselves to it: and tell this to others. 48 Great is the Lord, and greatly to be praised in the city of our God, in the mountain of his holiness. 3 God is known in her palaces for a refuge. This God, who has now done such great things for us, is unchangeable in his love to us, and his care for us. 6 Fear took hold upon them there, and pain, as of a woman in travail. The kings of the earth were afraid of it. Psalm 48 Zion, the City of Our God. # for: or, of If he is our God, he will lead and keep us even to the last. Now, to begin the main section of this psalm, the psalmist declares the great praiseworthiness of the Lord – and he ties the Lord’s praiseworthiness to a specific location – Jerusalem. Psalm 48 Authorized (King James) Version (AKJV) Psalm 48 A Song and Psalm for the sons of Korah. Psalm 48 King James Version << Psalm 47 | Psalm 48 | Psalm 49 >> The Beauty and Glory of Zion. All the streams of mercy that flow down to us, must be traced to the fountain of His loving-kindness. Psalms chapter 48 KJV (King James Version) 1 (A Song and Psalm for the sons of Korah.) 13 Mark ye well her bulwarks, consider her palaces; that ye may tell it to the generation following. 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. Psalm 48 King James Version 1 A Song and Psalm for the sons of Korah. 10 According to thy name, O God, so is thy praise unto the ends of the earth: thy right hand is full of righteousness. KJV Psalm 48:1 And there’s not a whole lot to say about that portion of the psalm, so we’ll proceed. 2 Both low and high, rich and poor, together.. 3 My mouth shall speak of wisdom; and the meditation of my heart shall be of understanding.. 4 I will incline mine ear to a parable: I will open my dark saying upon the harp. Happy the kingdom, the city, the family, the heart, in which God is great, in which he is all. Great [is] the LORD, and greatly to be praised in the city of our God, [in] the mountain of his holiness. Font Size.