For the choir director; set to †Al-tashheth. A Psalm of Asaph, a Song.
1 We agive thanks to You, O God, we give thanks,
For Your name is bnear;
Men declare cYour wondrous works.
2 “When I select an aappointed time,
It is I who bjudge with equity.
It is I who have firmly set its bpillars.
And to the wicked, ‘aDo not lift up the horn;
7 But aGod is the Judge;
He bputs down one and exalts another.
8 For a acup is in the hand of the Lord, and the wine foams;
Surely all the wicked of the earth must drain and cdrink down its dregs.
9 But as for me, I will adeclare it forever;
I will sing praises to the God of Jacob.
But bthe horns of the righteous will be lifted up.
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