David encourageth himself in God against his enemies.
Psalms 11:1 To the Overseer.By David. In Jehovah I trusted, how say ye to my soul, 'They moved [to] Thy mountain for the bird? Psalms 11:2 For lo, the wicked tread a bow, They have prepared their arrow on the string, To shoot in darkness at the upright in heart. Psalms 11:3 When the foundations are destroyed, The righteouswhat hath he done?
The providence and justice of God.
Psalms 11:4 'Jehovah [is] in his holy temple: Jehovahin the heavens [is] His throne. His eyes seeHis eyelids try the sons of men. Psalms 11:5 Jehovah the righteous doth try. And the wicked and the lover of violence, Hath His soul hated, Psalms 11:6 He poureth on the wicked snares, fire, and brimstone, And a horrible wind [is] the portion of their cup. Psalms 11:7 For righteous [is] Jehovah, Righteousness He hath loved, The upright doth His countenance see!'