Day 130 of 365 – May 10 - Chronological Bible

Psalm 45

Your Throne, O God, Is Forever


To the choirmaster: according to Lilies.

A Maskil of the Sons of Korah; a love song.


My heart overflows with a pleasing theme;

I address my verses to the king;

my tongue is like the pen of a ready scribe.


You are the most handsome of the sons of men;

grace is poured upon your lips;

therefore God has blessed you forever.


Gird your sword on your thigh, O mighty one,

in your splendor and majesty!

In your majesty ride out victoriously

for the cause of truth and meekness and righteousness;

let your right hand teach you awesome deeds!

Your arrows are sharp in the heart of the king’s enemies;

the peoples fall under you.

Your throne, O God, is forever and ever.

The scepter of your kingdom is a scepter of uprightness;

you have loved righteousness and hated wickedness.

Therefore God, your God, has anointed you

with the oil of gladness beyond your companions;

your robes are all fragrant with myrrh and aloes and cassia.

From ivory palaces

stringed instruments make you glad;

daughters of kings are among your ladies of honor;

at your right hand stands the queen in gold of Ophir.


Hear, O daughter, and consider, and incline your ear:

forget your people and your father’s house,

and the king will desire your beauty.

Since he is your lord, bow to him.

The people of Tyre will seek your favor with gifts,

the richest of the people.

All glorious is the princess in her chamber,

with robes interwoven with gold.

In many-colored robes she is led to the king,

with her virgin companions

following behind her.

With joy and gladness they are led along

as they enter the palace of the king.


In place of your fathers shall be your sons;

you will make them princes in all the earth.


I will cause your name to be remembered in all generations;

therefore nations will praise you forever and ever.


Psalm 47

God Is King over All the Earth


To the choirmaster. A Psalm of the Sons of Korah.


Clap your hands, all peoples!

Shout to God with loud songs of joy!


For the Lord, the Most High, is to be feared,

a great king over all the earth.

He subdued peoples under us,

and nations under our feet.

He chose our heritage for us,

the pride of Jacob whom he loves. Selah


God has gone up with a shout,

the Lord with the sound of a trumpet.

Sing praises to God, sing praises!

Sing praises to our King, sing praises!

For God is the King of all the earth;

sing praises with a psalm!


God reigns over the nations;

God sits on his holy throne.

The princes of the peoples gather

as the people of the God of Abraham.

For the shields of the earth belong to God;

he is highly exalted!


Psalm 48

Zion, the City of Our God


A Song. A Psalm of the Sons of Korah.


Great is the Lord and greatly to be praised

in the city of our God! His holy mountain,

beautiful in elevation,

is the joy of all the earth,

Mount Zion, in the far north,

the city of the great King.

Within her citadels God

has made himself known as a fortress.


For behold, the kings assembled;

they came on together.

As soon as they saw it,

they were astounded;

they were in panic;

they took to flight.

Trembling took hold of them there,

anguish as of a woman in labor.

By the east wind you

shattered the ships of Tarshish.


As we have heard,

so have we seen

in the city of the Lord of hosts,

in the city of our God,

which God will establish

forever. Selah


We have thought on your steadfast love,

O God, in the midst of your temple.

As your name, O God,

so your praise reaches to the ends of the earth.

Your right hand is filled with righteousness.

Let Mount Zion be glad!

Let the daughters of Judah rejoice

because of your judgments!


Walk about Zion, go around her,

number her towers,

consider well her ramparts,

go through her citadels,

that you may tell

the next generation


that this is God, our God forever and ever.

He will guide us forever.


Psalm 87

Glorious Things of You Are Spoken


A Psalm of the Sons of Korah. A Song.


On the holy mount stands the city he founded;

the Lord loves the gates of Zion

more than all the dwelling places of Jacob.


Glorious things of you are spoken,

O city of God. Selah

Among those who know me

I mention Rahab and Babylon;

behold, Philistia and Tyre, with Cush—

“This one was born there,” they say.

And of Zion it shall be said,

“This one and that one were born in her”;

for the Most High himself will establish her.

The Lord records as he registers the peoples,

“This one was born there.” Selah


Singers and dancers alike say,

“All my springs are in you.”


Psalm 110

Sit at My Right Hand


A Psalm of David.


The Lord says to my Lord:


“Sit at my right hand,

until I make your enemies

your footstool.”


The Lord sends forth from Zion your mighty scepter.

Rule in the midst of your enemies!

Your people will offer themselves freely

on the day of your power,

in holy garments;

from the womb of the morning,

the dew of your youth will be yours.


The Lord has sworn

and will not change his mind,

“You are a priest forever 

after the order of Melchizedek.”


The Lord is at your right hand;

he will shatter kings on the day of his wrath.

He will execute judgment among the nations,

filling them with corpses;

he will shatter chiefs over the wide earth.

He will drink from the brook by the way;

therefore he will lift up his head.


This concludes the prayers of David son of Jessee.



Holy Bible, English Standard Version,

as arranged in chronological order by F. Legard Smith

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