You, implied in the command and invitation.
We beginning at v8.
I, beginning at v13.
| 1 ¶ <<To
the chief Musician, A Song or Psalm.>> Make a joyful noise unto God, all
2 Sing forth the honour of his name: make his praise glorious.
.3 Say unto God, How terrible art thou in thy works! through the greatness of thy power shall thine enemies submit themselves unto thee.
4 All the earth shall worship thee, and shall sing unto thee; they shall sing to thy name. Selah.
- Joyful noise See on ps09801.
2 - Honor See ps06207, ps07219.
3 - Terrible For those who persecute.
3 - Submit But not in love. See ps01844.
| 5 Come and
see the works of God: he is terrible in his doing toward the children of
6 He turned the sea into dry land: they went through the flood on foot: there did we rejoice in him.
.7 He ruleth by his power for ever; his eyes behold the nations: let not the rebellious exalt themselves. Selah.
- Sea See ex1421,
6 - Flood Crossing the Jordan.
7 - Eyes behold the nations Compare ps01104.
| 8 ¶ O bless
our God, ye people, and make the voice of his praise to be heard:
9 Which holdeth our soul in life, and suffereth not our feet to be moved.
10 For thou, O God, hast proved us: thou hast tried us, as silver is tried.
11 Thou broughtest us into the net; thou laidst affliction upon our loins.
12 Thou hast caused men to ride over our heads; we went through fire and through water: but thou broughtest us out into a wealthy place.
|12 - Over our heads Perhaps a custom celebrating victory.|
| 13 ¶ I will
go into thy house with burnt offerings: I will pay thee my vows,
14 Which my lips have uttered, and my mouth hath spoken, when I was in trouble.
15 I will offer unto thee burnt sacrifices of fatlings, with the incense of rams; I will offer bullocks with goats. Selah.
| 16 Come
and hear, all ye that fear God, and I will declare what he hath done for
17 I cried unto him with my mouth, and he was extolled with my tongue.
.18 If I regard iniquity in my heart, the Lord will not hear me:
19 But verily God hath heard me; he hath attended to the voice of my prayer.
20 Blessed be God, which hath not turned away my prayer, nor his mercy from me.
|18 - If ... iniquity This is a key concept. We may come to God with our sins but also with a firm desire to be free of them, not wanting to hold on to certain ones. Prayer without repentance may be answered by the evil spirit.|