Psalms 46:10

“Be still, and know that I am God: I will be exalted among the heathen, I will be exalted in the earth.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Be stil, and know that I am God: I will bee exalted among the heathen, I will be exalted in the earth.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"Cease {striving} and know that I am God; I will be exalted among the nations, I will be exalted in the earth."
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Be still, and know that I am God: I will be exalted among the nations, I will be exalted in the earth.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Be at peace in the knowledge that I am God: I will be lifted up among the nations, I will be honoured through all the earth.
- Basic English Bible

Be still, and know that I am God: I will be exalted among the nations, I will be exalted in the earth.
- Darby Bible

Be still, and know that I am God: I will be exalted among the heathen, I will be exalted in the earth.
- Webster's Bible

Be still, and know that I am God. I will be exalted among the nations. I will be exalted in the earth.
- World English Bible

Desist, and know that I [am] God, I am exalted among nations, I am exalted in the earth.
- Youngs Literal Bible

(46:11) 'Let be, and know that I am God; I will be exalted among the nations, I will be exalted in the earth.'
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Discussion for Psalms 46

  • Mary
    In a troubled time such as this, psalm 46 says: God is our refuge and strength. A very present help is what I need to sustain me (us all) and I praise God for the scriptures.
  • Helen
    Gods always a present help n ready to help us,He wants us to trust him Always n to stand still to see his wonderful works.Really a Beautiful savior.
  • Diane Banks
    I lost my oldest sister in February 2016 and my mother in May 2016. Psalm 46 truly is a inspiration for me. Be still and know I am God is all I can count on. Blessed be the readers and doers of his word.
  • Odebo mathew
    This Psalm 46 encourages us to be still and wait for the intervention of God in our situations, no matter what we may be passing through, He will surely come to our rescue, if we truely wait for Him, He will never diappoint his people.
  • Phronsie rollison
    Be still and know I am god reminds us that god is always around when we have faith in him
  • Harriett Washington
    I think it is the greatest chapter that represented my grand daughter who was tragically killed at the age of 7 1/2 years old and her classmates described her as Psalm 46:10 Be still and know that I am God because that is who she trusted and believed in!