Explanatory Notes on the Whole Bible, by John Wesley, [1754-65], at sacred-texts.com
psa 57:3Send forth - Will discover them, by affording his gracious help in pursuance of his promises.
psa 57:4Lions - Fierce and bloody men. I lie - I have my abode. On fire - From hell. Who are mere fire - brands, breathing out wrath and threatenings, and incensing Saul against me.
psa 57:5Excited - Glorify thy power, and goodness, and justice, and faithfulness, by my deliverance. Above, &c. - To the highest degree possible.
psa 57:7Fixed - In a stedfast belief of thy promises.
psa 57:8My glory - My tongue, the instrument of singing. Awake - I will employ all the powers of my soul and body.
psa 57:9The people - Among the Israelites, and among the Heathens, as I shall have occasion.