For the director of music. To the tune of “Do Not Destroy.” A psalm of Asaph. A song.

1 aWe praise you, God, we praise you, for your Name is near; people tell of your wonderful deeds.
References for Psalms 75:1
2 You say, “I choose the appointed time; it is I who judge with equity.
References for Psalms 75:2
3 When the earth and all its people quake, it is I who hold its pillars firm.b
References for Psalms 75:3
    • ĥ 75:3 - The Hebrew has "Selah" (a word of uncertain meaning) here.
      4 To the arrogant I say, ‘Boast no more,’ and to the wicked, ‘Do not lift up your horns.c
      References for Psalms 75:4
        • Ħ 75:4 - "Horns" here symbolize strength; also in verses 5 and 10.
          5 Do not lift your horns against heaven; do not speak so defiantly.’ ”
          References for Psalms 75:5
          6 No one from the east or the west or from the desert can exalt themselves.
          7 It is God who judges: He brings one down, he exalts another.