Psalms Chapter 75
(Original 1611 KJV Bible)
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1 The Prophet praiseth God. 2 Hee promiseth to iudge vprightly. 4 He rebuketh the proud by consideration of Gods prouidence. 9 He praiseth God, & promiseth to execute iustice.
[To the chiefe musician Al-taschith, A Psalme or song of Asaph.] Unto thee, O God, doe we giue thankes, vnto thee doe we giue thanks: for that thy name is nere, thy wonderous works declare.
When I shall receiue the congregation, I will iudge vprightly.2
The earth and all the inhabitants thereof are dissolued: I beare vp the pillars of it. Selah.
I said vnto the fooles, Deale not foolishly: and to the wicked, Lift not vp the horne.
Lift not vp your horne on high: speake not with a stiffe necke.
For promotion commeth neither from the East, nor from the West, nor from the South.6
But God is the iudge: he putteth downe one, and setteth vp another.
For in the hand of the Lord there is a cup, and the wine is red: it is full of mixture, and he powreth out of the same: but the dregges thereof all the wicked of the earth shall wring them out, and drinke them.
Vow, and pay.
But I will declare for euer; I will sing praises to the God of Iacob.
All the hornes of the wicked also will I cut off; but the hornes of the righteous shall be exalted.
Psalms Chapter 75 Sidenote References (from Original 1611 KJV Bible):
2 Or, when I shall take a set time.
6 Heb. desert
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