He chooses our inheritance for us, The glory of Jacob whom He loves. Selah. Psalm 47:4
Come to realize that as insignificant as you may seem in this great universe, you are an important part of God's plan. Phil Coulter
God has ascended with a shout, The Lord, with the sound of a trumpet. Psalm 47:5*
With stealth and precise deftness our Lord moves to conspicuous victory.
*Considered a prophesy signifying the triumph of Christ and his glorious ascension into the heavens and return.
For God is the King of all the earth: sing ye praises with understanding. Psalm 47:7 I see the wrong that round me lies, I feel the guilt within; I hear, with groan and travail-cries, The world confess its sin. Yet, in the maddening maze of things, And tossed by storm and flood, To one fixed trust my spirit clings: I know that God is good! John Greenleaf Whittier, 1807-92
God reigns over the nations; God sits on the throne of His holiness. Psalm 47:8 Thy never-failing God reveals evil’s presence lurking in seeming good and brings real good out of seeming evil. Valley of Vision, Puritan Prayers and Devotions, 1600/1700s
For the shields of the earth are God's; He is greatly lifted up. Psalm 47:9b It has never been the moral majority, but rather the holy minority, through whom God has accomplished his plan and purpose. “The Voice of the Lord” Lewis and Harriet Lederer Foundation, Inc. Messianic Jewish Publishers
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