Ps 9:1
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    I will praise [thee], O LORD, with my {a} whole heart; I
    will shew forth all thy marvellous works.

    (a) God is not praised unless the whole glory is given to
        him alone.

Ps 9:4
9:4 For {b} thou hast maintained my right and my cause; thou
    satest in the throne judging right.

    (b) However the enemy seems for a time to prevail yet God
        preserves the just.

Ps 9:6
9:6 {c} O thou enemy, destructions are come to a perpetual end:
    and thou hast destroyed cities; their memorial is perished
    with them.

    (c) A derision of the enemy that minds nothing but
        destruction: but the Lord will deliver his, and bring
        him into judgment.

Ps 9:9
9:9 The LORD also will be a refuge for the {d} oppressed, a
    refuge in times of trouble.

    (d) Our miseries are meant to cause us to feel God's present
        care over us.

Ps 9:12
9:12 {e} When he maketh inquisition for blood, he remembereth
     them: he forgetteth not the cry of the humble.

     (e) Though God does not suddenly avenge the wrong done to
         his, yet he does not permit the wicked to go

Ps 9:14
9:14 That I may shew forth all thy praise in the {f} gates of
     the daughter of Zion: I will rejoice in thy salvation.

     (f) In the open assembly of the Church.

Ps 9:15
9:15 The heathen are {g} sunk down in the pit [that] they made:
     in the net which they hid is their own foot taken.

     (g) For God overthrows the wicked in their enterprises.

Ps 9:16
9:16 {h} The LORD is known [by] the judgment [which] he
     executeth: the wicked is snared in the work of his own
     hands. Higgaion. Selah.

     (h) The mercy of God toward his saints must be declared and
         the fall of the wicked must always be considered.

Ps 9:18
9:18 For the needy shall not alway be forgotten: the expectation
     {i} of the poor shall [not] perish for ever.

     (i) God does not promise to help us before we have felt the

Ps 9:20
9:20 Put them in fear, O LORD: [that] the nations may know
     themselves [to be but] {k} men. Selah.

     (k) Which they cannot learn without the fear of your

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