1; The prophet praises God.
2; He promises to judge uprightly.
4; He rebukes the proud by consideration of God's providence.
9; He praises God, and promises to execute justice.
* A.M. 3294. B.C. 710. (Title.) Al-tas-chith. or, Destroy
57:1 58:1 *titles
* A Psalm.
Some consider this Psalm to have been written by David on his
accession to the throne over all Israel; others refer it to
the time of the captivity, considering it as a continuation of
the subject in the preceding; but Bp. Patrick and others are
of opinion that it was composed by Asaph to commemorate the
overthrow of Sennacherib's army, 2; Ki 19:1.
* of Asaph. or, for Asaph.
* for that.
76:1 138:2 Ex 23:21 34:6,7 Jer 10:6