John Wesley's Explanatory Notes
on the Whole Bible
- An exhortation to praise God for his love to his people, verse 1-5.
- And for enabling them to overcome their enemies, verse 6-9.
The Lord - He rejoiceth over them to do them good. Beautify - Heb. adorn, make them amiable and honourable in the eyes of the world, who now hate and despise them. The meek - All true Israelites are such.
In glory - For the honour which God putteth upon them. Beds - By night as well as by day.
Vengeance - For all their cruelties and injuries towards God's people. This was literally accomplished by David upon the Philistines, Ammonites, Syrians and other neighbouring nations.
Written - Appointed and declared in the holy scripture.