Psalm 75 LEB

For the [music] director, [according to] Do Not Destroy. A psalm of Asaph. A song.

Thanksgiving for God’s Future Help

1 We give thanks to you, O God; we give thanks, and your name is near. Your wonderful deeds are told.

References for Psalms 75:1

    • a 75:1 - The Hebrew Bible counts the superscription as the first verse of the psalm; the English verse number is reduced by one
    • b 75:1 - Hebrew "They tell your wonderful deeds"
      2 "I will indeed set an appointed time; I will judge fairly.

      References for Psalms 75:2

        • c 75:2 - Hebrew "I, I will judge" might be emphatic
          3 [The] earth and all its inhabitants [are] shaking; I steady its columns. Selah

          References for Psalms 75:3

            • d 75:3 - Or "melting away"
            • e 75:3 - Hebrew "I, I steady" might be emphatic
              4 I say to the boastful, 'Do not boast!' and to the wicked, 'Do not lift up [your] horn!
              5 Do not lift up high your horn. Do [not] speak with {arrogant pride}.'"

              References for Psalms 75:5

                • f 75:5 - Plural
                • g 75:5 - Hebrew "an unrestrained neck"
                  6 For [it is] not from [the] east or [the] west and not from [the] south [that] lifting up [comes],

                  References for Psalms 75:6

                    • h 75:6 - Hebrew "wilderness"
                      7 rather God [is the] judge; one he brings low, and another he lifts up.
                      8 For [there is] a cup in the hand of Yahweh with wine [that] foams, fully mixed, and he pours out from this. Surely all [the] wicked of [the] land {will quaff it down [to] its dregs}.

                      References for Psalms 75:8

                        • i 75:8 - Hebrew "and"
                        • j 75:8 - Literally "they will drain, they will drink its dregs"
                          9 But as for me, I will proclaim forever; I will sing praise to the God of Jacob.
                          10 "And all [the] horns of [the] wicked I will cut off. [The] horns of [the] righteous will be lifted up."