A declaration of God's majesty in the Church.
Psalms 76:1 To the Overseer with stringed instruments.A Psalm of Asaph.A Song. In Judah [is] God known, in Israel His name [is] great. Psalms 76:2 And His tabernacle is in Salem, And His habitation in Zion. Psalms 76:3 There he hath shivered arrows of a bow, Shield, and sword, and battle. Selah. Psalms 76:4 Bright [art] Thou, honourable above hills of prey. Psalms 76:5 Spoiled themselves have the mighty of heart, They have slept their sleep, And none of the men of might found their hands. Psalms 76:6 From Thy rebuke, O God of Jacob, Both rider and horse have been fast asleep. Psalms 76:7 Thou, fearful [art] Thou, And who doth stand before Thee, Since Thou hast been angry! Psalms 76:8 From heaven Thou hast sounded judgment, Earth hath feared, and hath been still, Psalms 76:9 In the rising of God to judgment, To save all the humble of earth. Selah. Psalms 76:10 For the fierceness of man praiseth Thee, The remnant of fierceness Thou girdest on.
An exhortation to serve him reverently.
Psalms 76:11 Vow and complete to Jehovah your God, All ye surrounding him. They bring presents to the Fearful One. Psalms 76:12 He doth gather the spirit of leaders, Fearful to the kings of earth!