To the chief Musician upon Muthlabben, A Psalm of David.
I will praise thee, O LORD, with my whole heart; I will shew forth all thy
marvellous works. ||
I will be glad and rejoice in thee: I will sing praise to thy name, O thou most High. ||
|9:3 When mine enemies are turned back, they shall fall and perish at thy
(9:3-6) "When mine enemies are turned back, they shall fall and perish at thy
presence ... Thou hast destroyed the wicked ... Thou hast destroyed cities."|
If you pray to God, he will kill your enemies and destroy cities for you.
For thou hast maintained my right and my cause; thou satest in the throne judging right.
Thou hast rebuked the heathen, thou hast destroyed the wicked, thou hast
put out their name for ever and ever. ||
O thou enemy, destructions are come to a perpetual end: and thou hast
destroyed cities; their memorial is perished with them.||
But the LORD shall endure for ever: he hath prepared his throne for
And he shall judge the world in righteousness, he shall minister judgment
to the people in uprightness.||
The LORD also will be a refuge for the oppressed, a refuge in times of
And they that know thy name will put their trust in thee: for thou, LORD,
hast not forsaken them that seek thee.||
Sing praises to the LORD, which dwelleth in Zion: declare among the people his doings.||
(9:11) "Sing praises to the LORD, which dwelleth in Zion."|
Where does God dwell?
When he maketh inquisition for blood, he remembereth them: he forgetteth
not the cry of the humble.
Have mercy upon me, O LORD; consider my trouble which I suffer of them
that hate me, thou that liftest me up from the gates of death:
That I may shew forth all thy praise in the gates of the daughter of Zion:
I will rejoice in thy salvation.||
The heathen are sunk down in the pit that they made: in the net which they
hid is their own foot taken.||
The LORD is known by the judgment which he executeth: the wicked is snared
in the work of his own hands. Higgaion. Selah.||
The wicked shall be turned into hell, and all the nations that forget God.||
For the needy shall not alway be forgotten: the expectation of the poor
shall not perish for ever.||
Arise, O LORD; let not man prevail: let the heathen be judged in thy
Put them in fear, O LORD: that the nations may know themselves to be but