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

  • Alvin Webster
    Today I received the message from God that He is in control of every aspect of my life, and I or we should trust His words(not our circumstances),that if we wait on Him,and stay in the faith,He shall direct our paths.
  • Ernest Robinson
    God take cares of his own. we may loose our home, our families, our Job all of our worldly position. we must still trust God, by giving him praise and worship. if God can give us good gifts , whenever the trials come just remember who gives the gift. there are no trials that come upon us that God will not sustained us. He knows what we can handle . the devil is a loser.
  • Leslie Brown
    As I read this psalms it resures me that my God with me. He is in control of my life I must put my trust in Him and he will direct my path. We live in a world where the devil is trying to be in control with what comes out of our mouths so me must alway speaking the word of our God. There is power in the word of God. Let all work by faith not by sight. We serve a might God in Jesus Mighty Name Amen
  • JOSEPH MBITI
    WITH GOD NOTHING IS IMPOSIBLE THAT WHY THERE IS A NEED OF PUTING OUR HOPE WITHOUT FEAR.
  • A disciple
    Hello Heidi; In composition of both music and prose; Selah indicates a pause or rest. It adds to understanding the Psalms by forcing you to pause to meditate.
  • Heidi
    I am new at studying the word I have a question that may sound stupid but I keep seeing this word Selah, what does this mean or stand for.