We 1givethanks to You, O God, we givethanks, For Your name is 2near; Men declare3Your wondrousworks.
2"When I select an 4appointedtime, It is I who 5judge with equity.
"The 6earth and all who dwell in it amelt; It is I who have firmlyset its 7pillars. bSelah.
"I said to the boastful, 'Do not boast,' And to the wicked, '8Do not lift up the horn;
Do not lift up your horn on high, 9Do not speak with insolentcpride.' "
For not from the east, nor from the west, Nor from the d10desert comes exaltation;
But 11God is the Judge; He 12putsdownone and exaltsanother.
For a 13cup is in the hand of the LORD, and the winefoams; It is e14wellmixed, and He pours out of this; Surelyall the wicked of the earth must drain and 15drinkdown its dregs.
But as for me, I will 16declare it forever; I will singpraises to the God of Jacob.
And all the 17horns of the wickedfHe will cutoff, But 18the horns of the righteous will be lifted up.