Psalm 9:1-7 NIV

For the director of music. To the tune of “The Death of the Son.” A psalm of David.

1 abI will give thanks to you, LORD, with all my heart; I will tell of all your wonderful deeds.

References for Psalms 9:1

    • x 9:1 - Psalms 9 and 10 may originally have been a single acrostic poem in which alternating lines began with the successive letters of the Hebrew alphabet. In the Septuagint they constitute one psalm.
    • y 9:1 - In Hebrew texts 9:1-20 is numbered 9:2-21.
      2 I will be glad and rejoice in you; I will sing the praises of your name, O Most High.

      References for Psalms 9:2

      3 My enemies turn back; they stumble and perish before you.
      4 For you have upheld my right and my cause, sitting enthroned as the righteous judge.

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      5 You have rebuked the nations and destroyed the wicked; you have blotted out their name for ever and ever.

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      6 Endless ruin has overtaken my enemies, you have uprooted their cities; even the memory of them has perished.

      References for Psalms 9:6

      7 The LORD reigns forever; he has established his throne for judgment.

      References for Psalms 9:7