For the music director; by David, a psalm, a song.
His enemies scatter;
As wax melts before fire,
so the wicked are destroyed before God.
2 tn Or “rises up.” The verb form is an imperfect, not a jussive. The psalmist is describing God’s appearance in battle in a dramatic fashion.
3 tn Heb “those who hate him.”
5 tn Heb “as smoke is scattered, you scatter [them].”