Psalms 40:9-10

40:9 I have told the great assembly about your justice.

Look! I spare no words!

O Lord, you know this is true.

40:10 I have not failed to tell about your justice;

I spoke about your reliability and deliverance;

I have not neglected to tell the great assembly about your loyal love and faithfulness.

sn The great assembly is also mentioned in Pss 22:25 and 35:18.

tn Heb “I proclaim justice in the great assembly.” Though “justice” appears without a pronoun here, the Lord’s just acts are in view (see v. 10). His “justice” (צֶדֶק, tsedeq) is here the deliverance that originates in his justice; he protects and vindicates the one whose cause is just.

tn Heb “Look! My lips I do not restrain.”

tn Heb “your justice I have not hidden in the midst of my heart.”

tn Heb “I have not hidden your loyal love and reliability.”