The prophet praiseth God.
Psalms 75:1 To the Overseer.'Destroy not.'A Psalm of Asaph.A Song. We have given thanks to Thee, O God, We have given thanks, and near [is] Thy name, They have recounted Thy wonders.
He promiseth to judge uprightly.
Psalms 75:2 When I receive an appointment, II do judge uprightly. Psalms 75:3 Melted is the earth and all its inhabitants, II have pondered its pillars. Selah.
He rebuketh the proud by consideration of God's providence.
Psalms 75:4 I have said to the boastful, 'Be not boastful,' And to the wicked, 'Raise not up a horn.' Psalms 75:5 Raise not up on high your horn, (Ye speak with a stiff neck.) Psalms 75:6 For not from the east, or from the west, Nor from the wilderness[is] elevation. Psalms 75:7 But God [is] judge, This He maketh lowand this He lifteth up. Psalms 75:8 For a cup [is] in the hand of Jehovah, And the wine hath foamed, It is full of mixture, and He poureth out of it, Only its dregs wring out, and drink, Do all the wicked of the earth,
He praiseth God, and promiseth to execute justice.
Psalms 75:9 And II declare [it] to the age, I sing praise to the God of Jacob. Psalms 75:10 And all horns of the wicked I cut off, Exalted are the horns of the righteous!