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Psalm 9 DBY/NIV - Online Parallel Bible

 
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1 {To the chief Musician. Upon Muthlabben. A Psalm of David.} I will praise Jehovah with my whole heart; I will recount all thy marvellous works. 1 I will praise you, O LORD, with all my heart; I will tell of all your wonders.
2 I will be glad and rejoice in thee; I will sing forth thy name, O Most High. 2 I will be glad and rejoice in you; I will sing praise to your name, O Most High.
3 When mine enemies turned back, they stumbled and perished at thy presence: 3 My enemies turn back; they stumble and perish before you.
4 For thou hast maintained my right and my cause. Thou sittest on the throne, judging righteously. 4 For you have upheld my right and my cause; you have sat on your throne, judging righteously.
5 Thou hast rebuked the nations, thou hast destroyed the wicked; thou hast put out their name for ever and ever. 5 You have rebuked the nations and destroyed the wicked; you have blotted out their name for ever and ever.
6 O enemy! destructions are ended for ever. -- Thou hast also destroyed cities, even the remembrance of them hath perished. 6 Endless ruin has overtaken the enemy, you have uprooted their cities; even the memory of them has perished.
7 But Jehovah sitteth for ever; he hath ordained his throne for judgment. 7 The LORD reigns forever; he has established his throne for judgment.
8 And it is he that will judge the world with righteousness; he shall execute judgment upon the peoples with equity. 8 He will judge the world in righteousness; he will govern the peoples with justice.
9 And Jehovah will be a refuge to the oppressed one, a refuge in times of distress. 9 The LORD is a refuge for the oppressed, a stronghold in times of trouble.
10 And they that know thy name will confide in thee; for thou, Jehovah, hast not forsaken them that seek thee. 10 Those who know your name will trust in you, for you, LORD, have never forsaken those who seek you.
11 Sing psalms to Jehovah who dwelleth in Zion; tell among the peoples his doings. 11 Sing praises to the LORD, enthroned in Zion; proclaim among the nations what he has done.
12 For when he maketh inquisition for blood, he remembereth them; the cry of the afflicted ones hath he not forgotten. 12 For he who avenges blood remembers; he does not ignore the cry of the afflicted.
13 Be gracious unto me, O Jehovah; consider mine affliction from them that hate me, lifting me up from the gates of death: 13 O LORD, see how my enemies persecute me! Have mercy and lift me up from the gates of death,
14 That I may declare all thy praise in the gates of the daughter of Zion. I will be joyful in thy salvation. 14 that I may declare your praises in the gates of the Daughter of Zion and there rejoice in your salvation.
15 The nations are sunk down in the pit [that] they made; in the net that they hid is their own foot taken. 15 The nations have fallen into the pit they have dug; their feet are caught in the net they have hidden.
16 Jehovah is known [by] the judgment he hath executed: the wicked is ensnared in the work of his own hands. Higgaion. Selah. 16 The LORD is known by his justice; the wicked are ensnared by the work of their hands. "Higgaion." "Selah"
17 The wicked shall be turned into Sheol, all the nations that forget God. 17 The wicked return to the grave, all the nations that forget God.
18 For the needy one shall not be forgotten alway; the hope of the meek shall not perish for ever. 18 But the needy will not always be forgotten, nor the hope of the afflicted ever perish.
19 Arise, Jehovah; let not man prevail: let the nations be judged in thy sight. 19 Arise, O LORD, let not man triumph; let the nations be judged in your presence.
20 Put them in fear, Jehovah: that the nations may know themselves to be but men. Selah. 20 Strike them with terror, O LORD; let the nations know they are but men. "Selah"