1 We will praise thee, O God, we will praise

thee, for thy Name is near: therefore they

will declare thy wondrous works.

2 When I shall take a convenient time, I will

judge righteously.

3 The earth and all the inhabitants thereof

are dissolved:  but I will establish the pillars

of it. Selah.

4 I said unto the foolish, Be not so foolish, and

to the wicked, Lift not up the horn.

5 Lift not up your horn on high, neither speak

with a stiff neck.

6 For to come to preferment is neither from the

East, nor from the West, nor from the South,

7 But God is the judge: he maketh low, and he

maketh high.

8 For in the hand of the Lord is a cup, and the

wine is red: it is full mixed, and he poureth out of

the same: surely all the wicked of the earth shall

wring out and drink the dregs thereof.

9 But I will declare forever, and sing praises unto

the God of Jacob.

10 All the horns of the wicked also will I break:

but the horns of the righteous shall be exalted.

 

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