Bible Commentaries

John Dummelow's Commentary on the Bible

Psalms 149

Verses 1-9

A song of praise to God who gives the victory, including vengeance on the enemies of Israel.

4. Salvation] RM 'victory.'

5. Upon their beds] even in the night-season.

9. The judgment] probably referring to the prophecies and Pss. concerning the destruction of the heathen: cp. Psalms 18:30-43; Psalms 83:10-13; Isaiah 45:14. This honour, etc.] better, 'This' (the overthrow of their enemies) 'shall be an honour for all his saints.'

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Dummelow, John. "Commentary on Psalms 149". "John Dummelow's Commentary on the Bible". 1909.