Psalm 47:7
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New International Version
For God is the King of all the earth; sing to him a psalm of praise.

New Living Translation
For God is the King over all the earth. Praise him with a psalm.

English Standard Version
For God is the King of all the earth; sing praises with a psalm!

New American Standard Bible
For God is the King of all the earth; Sing praises with a skillful psalm.

King James Bible
For God is the King of all the earth: sing ye praises with understanding.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Sing a song of wisdom, for God is King of all the earth.

International Standard Version
Indeed, God is king over all the earth; sing a song of praise.

NET Bible
For God is king of the whole earth! Sing a well-written song!

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
Because the King of the whole Earth is God! Sing praise to him!

GOD'S WORD® Translation
God is the king of the whole earth. Make your best music for him!

JPS Tanakh 1917
For God is the King of all the earth; Sing ye praises in a skilful song.

New American Standard 1977
For God is the King of all the earth;
            Sing praises with a skillful psalm.

Jubilee Bible 2000
For God is the King of all the earth; sing ye praises with understanding.

King James 2000 Bible
For God is the King of all the earth: sing you praises with understanding.

American King James Version
For God is the King of all the earth: sing you praises with understanding.

American Standard Version
For God is the King of all the earth: Sing ye praises with understanding.

Douay-Rheims Bible
For God is the king of all the earth: sing ye wisely.

Darby Bible Translation
For God is the King of all the earth; sing psalms with understanding.

English Revised Version
For God is the King of all the earth: sing ye praises with understanding.

Webster's Bible Translation
For God is the King of all the earth: sing ye praises with understanding.

World English Bible
For God is the King of all the earth. Sing praises with understanding.

Young's Literal Translation
For king of all the earth is God, Give praise, O understanding one.
Commentary
Matthew Henry Commentary
47:5-9 Praise is a duty in which we ought to be frequent and abundant. But here is a needful rule; Sing ye praises with understanding. As those that understand why and for what reasons they praise God, and what is the meaning of the service. It is not an acceptable service, if it is not a reasonable service. We are never to forget the end of Messiah's exaltation, so continually do the prophets dwell upon the conversion of the nations to the gospel of Christ. Why do we vainly fancy that we belong to him, unless the Spirit reign in our hearts by faith? Lord, is it not thy glory and delight to give repentance to Israel and remission of sins, now that thou art exalted as a Prince and a Saviour? Set up thy kingdom in our hearts. Bring into captivity every thought to the obedience of Christ. And so sweetly constrain all the powers and faculties of the souls of thy redeemed, into holy love, fear, and delight in thee, that praise with the understanding may rise from every heart, both here and for ever, to Thee, our God.
Study Bible
Clap Your Hands, All You Peoples
6Sing praises to God, sing praises; Sing praises to our King, sing praises. 7For God is the King of all the earth; Sing praises with a skillful psalm. 8God reigns over the nations, God sits on His holy throne.…
Cross References
1 Corinthians 14:15
What then shall I do? I will pray with my spirit, but I will also pray with my mind. I will sing with my spirit, but I will also sing with my mind.

Psalm 22:28
For the kingdom is the LORD'S And He rules over the nations.

Psalm 98:6
With trumpets and the sound of the horn Shout joyfully before the King, the LORD.

Obadiah 1:21
The deliverers will ascend Mount Zion To judge the mountain of Esau, And the kingdom will be the LORD'S.

Zechariah 14:9
And the LORD will be king over all the earth; in that day the LORD will be the only one, and His name the only one.
Treasury of Scripture

For God is the King of all the earth: sing you praises with understanding.

King

Psalm 47:2,8 For the LORD most high is terrible; he is a great King over all the earth…

Zechariah 14:9 And the LORD shall be king over all the earth: in that day shall …

Revelation 11:15 And the seventh angel sounded; and there were great voices in heaven, saying…

sing

1 Corinthians 14:14,15 For if I pray in an unknown tongue, my spirit prays, but my understanding …

Colossians 3:16 Let the word of Christ dwell in you richly in all wisdom; teaching …

with understanding. or, every one that hath understanding

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