image To the choirmaster. Of the Sons of Korah. According to Alamoth. A Song.

46:1 God is our refuge and strength,
a very present help in trouble.
2 Therefore we will not fear though the earth gives way,
though the mountains be moved into the heart of the sea,
3 though its waters roar and foam,
though the mountains tremble at its swelling. Selah

4 There is a river whose streams make glad the city of God,
the holy habitation of the Most High.
5 God is in the midst of her; she shall not be moved;
God will help her when morning dawns.
6 The nations rage, the kingdoms totter;
he utters his voice, the earth melts.
7 The Lord of hosts is with us;
the God of Jacob is our fortress. Selah

8 Come, behold the works of the Lord,
how he has brought desolations on the earth.
9 He makes wars cease to the end of the earth;
he breaks the bow and shatters the spear;
he burns the chariots with fire.
10 “Be still, and know that I am God.
I will be exalted among the nations,
I will be exalted in the earth!”
11 The Lord of hosts is with us;
the God of Jacob is our fortress. Selah

Psalm 46 (ESV)

Get CT In Your Inbox!

Don't miss a single update.

You May Also Like

A Timeless Prayer Prayed in the U.S. Senate

Senate Chaplain Peter Marshall prayed a prayer in 1947 in the chamber of the U.S. Senate that we should pray for our elected officials today.

Thomas C. Oden (1931-2016), Champion of Christian Orthodoxy

Theologian Thomas C. Oden, one of Methodism’s and American Christianity’s most esteemed theologians, passed away at his home in Oklahoma Wednesday night.

On my Knees in the Shadow

In the shadow of the cross, I kneel in thanks. There is…

Do Not Hide Your Face From Me (Psalm 102)

A Prayer of one afflicted, when he is faint and pours out…