1; The prophet, calling for justice, complains of tyranny and
8; He teaches God's providence.
12; He shews the blessedness of affliction.
16; God is the defender of the afflicted.
* A.M. 3416. B.C. 588. (Title.)
Dr. Delaney supposes that this Psalm was written by David on
occasion of his war with the Ammonites, in consequence of the
indignities shewn to his messengers; but it is more probable
that it was written to bewail the destruction of Jerusalem and
* God, to whom vengeance belongeth. Heb. God of revenges.
De 32:35,41,42 Isa 35:4 59:17 Jer 50:28 Na 1:2 Ro 12:19
2Th 1:8 Heb 10:30
* shew thyself. Heb. shine forth.