Psalms

Psalm 75 ©

1The Psalmist praiseth God: 2he promiseth to judge uprightly: 4he rebuketh the proud by a display of God's superintending providence: 9he promiseth to praise God, and execute justice.

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To the chief Musician, 1Al-taschith, A Psalm or Song 2of Asaph.

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UNTO athee, O God, do we give thanks, unto thee do we give thanks: for that bthy name is near thy wondrous works declare.

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3When cI shall receive the congregation I will judge uprightly.

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The dearth and all the inhabitants thereof are dissolved: eI bear up fthe pillars of it. Selah.

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I gsaid unto the fools, Deal not foolishly: and to the wicked, hLift not up the *horn:

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Lift not up your *horn on high: speak not with a istiff jneck.

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For promotion cometh neither from the east, nor from the west, nor from the 4south.

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But kGod is the judge: lhe putteth down one, and setteth up another.

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For min the hand of the LORD there is a cup, and the wine is red; it is full of mixture; and he poureth out of the same: but the dregs thereof, all the wicked of the earth shall wring them out, and drink them.

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But nI will declare for ever; I will sing praises to the God of Jacob.

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All othe *horns of the wicked also will I cut off; but pthe horns of the righteous shall be exalted.