Psalm 75 NAS

God Abases the Proud, but Exalts the Righteous.

1 We 1give thanks to You, O God, we give thanks, For Your name is 2near; Men declare 3Your wondrous works.

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2 "When I select an 4appointed time, It is I who 5judge with equity.

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3 "The 6earth and all who dwell in it melt; It is I who have firmly set its 7pillars. Selah.

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    • a 75:3 - Or "totter"
    • b 75:3 - "Selah" may mean: "Pause, Crescendo" or "Musical interlude"
      4 "I said to the boastful, 'Do not boast,' And to the wicked, '8Do not lift up the horn;

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      5 Do not lift up your horn on high, 9Do not speak with insolent pride.' "

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      6 For not from the east, nor from the west, Nor from the 10desert comes exaltation;

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        • d 75:6 - Or "mountainous desert"
          7 But 11God is the Judge; He 12puts down one and exalts another.

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          8 For a 13cup is in the hand of the LORD, and the wine foams; It is 14well mixed, and He pours out of this; Surely all the wicked of the earth must drain and 15drink down its dregs.

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            • e 75:8 - Lit "full of mixture"
              9 But as for me, I will 16declare it forever; I will sing praises to the God of Jacob.

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              10 And all the 17horns of the wicked He will cut off, But 18the horns of the righteous will be lifted up.

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