He then appeals to the Lord to act, to set the matter right, confident that the King of the world will do so (verses 12-18). I Will Recount Your Wonderful Deeds - To the choirmaster: according to Muth-labben. 6 We have sinned just as our forefathers did;+ 5:3 This Psalm denotes a morning prayer. 3. at the time of the evening sacrifice, about 3 p.m. The meaning here is that the wicked would be consumed or destroyed "as if" they were such a burning oven; as if they were set on fire, and burned up. Therefore Saul took a sword, and fell upon it. 10 Those who know your name trust in you, for you, Lord, have never forsaken those who seek you. 46:5b) 2. at noon. First, God "rebuked" these enemies of Israel. A psalm of David. Psalm 5:6 Thou shalt destroy them that speak leasing: the LORD will abhor the bloody and deceitful man. 3 When my enemies turn back, they stumble and perish before 3 your presence. To the tune of “Death of the Son.” A Psalm of David.I will praise You, O Lord, with my whole heart; Thus it also now becomes intelligible, why זכרם, according to the rule Ges. Thou hast put out their name forever and ever - As when a nation is conquered, and subdued; when it is made a province of the conquering nation, and loses its own government, and its distinct existence as a people, and its name is no more recorded among the kingdoms of the earth. “Psalm 10”: In contrast to the prayer at the end of the preceding psalm, David now points to the present condition in the world, where God seems to have permitted the wicked to triumph over the righteous (verses 1-11). Prayer and Thanksgiving for the Lord’s Righteous JudgmentsTo the Chief Musician. Why? While we cannot determine its meaning with exactness, it has to do with insight, wisdom and the success that flows from those virtues. Psalm 9:5-6 You have rebuked the nations and destroyed the wicked; you have blotted out their name for ever and ever. David wrote this chapter in an acrostic pattern and every letter of the alphabet is followed by 8 verses. Proverbs 10:7 The memory of the just is blessed: but the name of the wicked shall rot. You have rebuked the nations and destroyed the wicked; you have blotted out their name for ever and ever. 8 And he shall judge the world in righteousness, he shall minister judgment to the people in uprightness. Jeremiah 10:2; but still it is not quite admissible, since זכר here is not subjective (their own remembrance) but objective (remembrance of them). 9 The Lord is a refuge for the oppressed, a stronghold in times of trouble. You make known to me the path of life; in your presence there is fullness of joy; at your right hand are pleasures forevermore. What does “son of thy handmaid” means in Psalm 86:16 and Wisdom 9:5? The word Lord is used twice in each of these verses. With this interpretation of Psalm 9:7 we have no occasion to read זכרם מהמּה (Targ. Psalm 9:15 - the nations fell into the hole that they dug. in v. The rebellious nations are temporary but the God of Israel is permanently enthroned (BDB 442, KB 444, Qal imperfect, cf. But the contrast follows in Psalm 9:8 : their, even their memorial is perished, while on the contrary Jahve endures for ever and is enthroned as judge. Psalm 9:5 I will give thanks to the LORD with my whole heart; I will recount all of your wonderful deeds. Ellicott's Commentary for English Readers, Keil and Delitzsch Biblical Commentary on the Old Testament. Endless ruin has overtaken my enemies, you have uprooted their cities; even the memory of them has perished. Psalms 9:1-20.Upon Muthlabben, or, after the manner according to "death to the Son," by which some song was known, to whose air or melody the musician is directed to perform this Psalm. A song of the Korahites. But may not ערים perhaps here, as in Psalm 139:20, mean zealots equals adversaries (from עיר fervere, zelare)? 1 For the leader. Psalm 9:7 is in stark contrast to Ps. 9:5-6. a 3 * Thus we do not fear, though earth be shaken. Answer. 121-126. The word maskil is found in the titles of Psalms 32, 42, 44, 45, 52-55, 74, 78, 88, 89, and 142––as well as in Psalm 47:7. Read the words to "How Great Thou Art". Psalm 9 - **For the director of music. Thou hast put out their name for ever and ever. Verb - Qal - Perfect - second person masculine singular, A foreign nation, a Gentile, a troop of animals, a flight of locusts, Verb - Piel - Perfect - second person masculine singular, To stroke, rub, to erase, to smooth, grease, make fat, to touch, reach to, Noun - masculine singular construct | third person masculine plural, Preposition-l | Noun - masculine singular, Concealed, eternity, frequentatively, always, Conjunctive waw | Noun - masculine singular, A, terminus, duration, advance, perpetuity, Ellicott's Commentary for English Readers, OT Poetry: Psalm 9:5 You have rebuked the nations (Psalm Ps Psa. 6 O thou enemy, destructions are come to a perpetual end: and thou hast destroyed cities; their memorial is perished with them. thou hast destroyed the wicked; the wicked man; for it is in the singular number, "labben", as Aben Ezra observes, or who is meant by him; Goliath, according to the Targum and Kimchi; or Esau, as other Jewish writers (b), that is, his posterity the Edomites; and each of these were figures of antichrist, the man of sin, the wicked one, whom Christ will slay with the breath of his lips, Isaiah 11:4; thou hast put out their name for ever and ever; that is, the glory and reputation of their name, a good and honourable one, which they sought to transmit to the latest posterity; for though the names of wicked men may continue, as Pharaoh, Judas, and others; yet they continue with a scandal and reproach upon them that shall never be wiped off, their names rot and stink; see Proverbs 10:7; the whole of this denotes the utter ruin and shameful end of the enemies of Christ and his church, and which is matter of joy to the saints. PSALM 46 * God, the Protector of Zion. Psalm 9:5 You have rebuked the nations; You have destroyed the wicked; You have erased their name forever and ever. We interpret the passage thus: and cities (viz., such as were hostile) thou hast destroyed (נתשׁ evellere, exstirpare), perished is their (the enemies') memorial. ), nor זכר מהמּה (Paul., Hitz.). 5 Outlines . Saul of Tarsus was a deeply religious man and passionate about his service to God and yet his work for God was in direct opposition to God. Because David beat his enemies. 2 God is our refuge and our strength,. The Psalm narrates how God became king of the divine beings (Ps 89:6–9) and how the Davidic king became king of earthly kings (Ps 89:20–38). A new theme is introduced, the name of God with Psalm 5:11 "But let all who take refuge in you rejoice; let them ever sing for joy, and spread your protection over them, that those who love your name may exult in you." ). …. A Psalm of David. let him be known among the heathen in our sight by the revenging of the blood of thy servants which is shed. 7 But the LORD shall endure for ever: he hath prepared his throne for judgment. ((b) Ibid. and mountains quake to the depths of the sea, Deuteronomy 9:14 Let me alone, that I may destroy them, and blot out their name from under heaven: and I will make of thee a nation mightier and greater than they. He says, "thank you" to the LORD. Compare Isaiah 14:5; Psalm 84:10; Psalm 125:3. This is such language as would denote entire subjugation, and it is probably to some such event that the psalmist refers. THE EXCELLENCE OF GOD'S NAME - Vss. The meaning of Ecclesiastes 9:5-6 shows that Solomon is speaking of what awaits us after we die. Since the defeat of the king calls into question God’s promise, the community ardently prays God to be faithful to … None of the nations with which David contended suffered extinction or extermination. In Psalm 9 David stands in awe of God. 121, 3, is so remarkably strengthened by the addition of המּה (cf. Dec 1, 2018 - Explore Diane McGahee's board "Psalm 9 Bible Journaling", followed by 167 people on Pinterest. Should a Christian Pray for the Dead (Ecclesiastes 9:5)? 9 I will give thanks to the L ord with my whole heart; I will recount all of your g wonderful deeds. Ps. We reply in the negative, because the Psalm bears neither an Aramaising nor a North Palestinian impress. But, that the cities that are, as it were, plucked up by the root are cities of the enemy, is evident from the context. 1 Samuel 25:32 And David said to Abigail, Blessed be the LORD God of Israel, which sent thee this day to meet me: 1 Samuel 31:4 Then said Saul unto his armourbearer, Draw thy sword, and thrust me through therewith; lest these uncircumcised come and thrust me through, and abuse me. If taken literally, this should mean extermination, and so some explain (Hengstenberg, Kay, 'Speaker's Commentary'); but some allowance must be made for the use of hyperbole by a poet. 1. & Pesikta in ibid. But his armourbearer would not; for he was sore afraid. 9:7, "established" (BDB 465, KB 464), is a Polel perfect, which denotes His permanent throne! 130. Name some things or events or people who have left you in awe. PSALM 9. To some such entire subjugation by conquest the psalmist undoubtedly here refers. Psalm 79:10 Wherefore should the heathen say, Where is their God? Psalm 9: 1 - 6: David is very happy. Not only does the Word of God inform us of His will, but, a Psalm 46:10(ESV) Verse Thoughts What a blessed comfort this verse has been to multitudes of believers in Christ, down through the ages, who have rested on these words of the Psalmist, and had their hearts stilled in the presence of the Lord. Take care of me with your acts of salvation, 5 So that I may enjoy the goodness you show your chosen ones,+ That I may rejoice along with your nation, That I may proudly praise* you along with your inheritance. According to alamoth.. You have rebuked the heathen, you have destroyed the wicked, you have put out their name for ever and ever. I. Of course, more than anything else, we should be in awe of God. The second verb of Ps. Thou hast rebuked the heathen, thou hast destroyed the wicked, thou hast put out their name for ever and ever. The latter is strongly commended by Job 11:20, cf. 1. at the time of the morning sacrifice, about 9 a.m. (possibly alluded to in Ps. What does Psalm 9:5 mean? 2 I will give thanks unto the LORD with my whole heart; I will tell of all Thy marvellous works. Built into the idea of a "rebuke" are concepts like correction, scolding, and reprimand. When my enemies turn back, they stumble and perish before your presence. 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