Psalms 46:6

“The heathen raged, the kingdoms were moved: he uttered his voice, the earth melted.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

The heathen raged, the kingdomes were mooued: he vttered his voyce, the earth melted.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

The nations made an uproar, the kingdoms tottered; He raised His voice, the earth melted.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

The nations raged, the kingdoms were moved: He uttered his voice, the earth melted.
- American Standard Version (1901)

The nations were angry, the kingdoms were moved; at the sound of his voice the earth became like wax.
- Basic English Bible

The nations raged, the kingdoms were moved; he uttered his voice, the earth melted.
- Darby Bible

The heathen raged, the kingdoms were moved: he uttered his voice, the earth melted.
- Webster's Bible

The nations raged. The kingdoms were moved. He lifted his voice, and the earth melted.
- World English Bible

Troubled have been nations, Moved have been kingdoms, He hath given forth with His voice, earth melteth.
- Youngs Literal Bible

(46:7) Nations were in tumult, kingdoms were moved; He uttered His voice, the earth melted.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

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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.

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