God made the stars. Begin devotionally reading Psalm 119, 8 verses a day, in the NIV Bible. Psalm 9 Commentary: Petition Verses 13 and 14 and then 19 and 20 then form the part of the psalm where the psalmist gives his petition. Psalms 16:10 Ac 2:1-47. Psalm 81. If the source of a person's values is not of the very highest order, he sets himself up for certain moral and spiritual failure. The psalm is an alphabetic acrostic. I grant permission to copy, modify, and otherwise use the ideas in these verses. What David saw spoke to him about God. In the Septuagint they constitute one psalm. The Septuagint translation joins this psalm with the ninth, and makes them but one; but the Hebrew makes it a distinct psalm, and the scope and style are certainly different. The complexity of sin should curb any expectation that the half psalm (or … Continue reading "Commentary on Psalm 51:1-10" Updated: Sun, 04/09/2017 - 19:03 By admin. That’s because they begin with the Hebrew word, Hallel, from which we get Hallelujah, or Praise the Lord. This varied use of the psalm testifies to its sweeping content and broad application to the life of faith. Pamela Rose Williams January 18, 2017 at 10:39 am. W. Dennis Tucker and Jamie A. Psalm 51:1-10 provides us, the readers, with an opportunity to think deeply and critically about the complex and ever important issue of sin, about where it originates and how it can be put to death and about its nature and its effects. Psalm 100: The word “praise” in the superscription is actually the word “thanksgiving” or, more specifically, thank-offering (Lev. 2 The wicked in his pride persecutes the poor; # Ps. Listen and learn what made David so special and how you I am over all for their safety." Thus the prophet Isaiah saith, "His soul was made an offering." Another commentary renders the literal meaning of verse 10 as: "Leave off to oppose Me and vex My people. The last five psalms of the Psalter are known as Hallel psalms. You have set your r glory above the heavens.. 2 s Out of the mouth of babies and infants,. Thanks for this commentary. Bible commentary on the Book of Psalms, chapter 10, by Dr. Bob Utley, retired professor of hermeneutics. David grasped the major difference between the hearts of God and humans. This is a study guide commentary, which means that you are responsible for your own interpretation of the Bible. To the tune of “Death of the Son.” A Psalm of David. Perhaps it was one morning when he had been out all night with his sheep. This is a warning from God to His enemies (Robert Jamieson, A. R. Fausset and David Brown, Commentary Critical and Explanatory on the Whole Bible (1871). Psalm 10#Psalms 9 and 10 may originally have been a single acrostic poem in which alternating lines began with the successive letters of the Hebrew alphabet. You, the Bible, and the Holy Spirit are priority in interpretation. 3. This is a very powerful article. The psalmist complains of the wickedness of the wicked. Sermon Bible Commentary. (Spurgeon, C. H. Lectures to my Students: Commenting and Commentaries)Rosscup adds: This is one of the more thorough older exegetical works on the Hebrew … And thus Christ descended into hell when he was alive, not when he was dead. Psalm 10:4. 4. The story of Psalm 19 . Psalm 51:10, ESV: "Create in me a clean heart, O God, and renew a right spirit within me." The title of this psalm reads To the Chief Musician. An asterisk * indicates a responsive, choral reading arrangement and/or arrangement in a chiastic or other literary pattern. Each of us must walk in the light we have. Ps 51:10 Create** in me a clean heart, O God, and renew** a steadfast spirit within me. Footnotes. This psalm is an illustrious prophecy of Messiah the Prince: it is all over gospel, and points at him only, as a bridegroom espousing the church to himself and as a king ruling in it and ruling for it. Matthew Henry :: Commentary on Psalms 45 ← Back to Matthew Henry's Bio & Resources. Psalms 51 1 Have mercy on me, O God, according to your unfailing love; according to your great compassion blot out my transgressions. 1 Why do You stand afar off, O Lord? In the morning David saw the sun. Psalms 10. Psalm 51:10-19 Commentary. 2 In arrogance the wicked hotly pursue the poor; let them be caught in the schemes that they have devised. He uses the same Hebrew term for “create” as Moses uses in Genesis 1:1, when God created the heavens and the earth.Man's heart does not have the foundational goodness of our holy God's heart.. His primary request in the psalm concerns his sins of adultery with Bathsheba and the arranged murder of Uriah. We find this doctrine taught in Psalm 139, as well as in other places in the word of God. Dr. Philip W. McLarty. The psalm contains a command to serve (verses 1-3), and a command to praise (verse 4-5). 1-3), pleas for salvation (vv. Book One The Way of the Righteous and the Wicked - Blessed is the man who walks not in the counsel of the wicked, nor stands in the way of sinners, nor sits in the seat of scoffers; but his delight is in the law of the LORD, and on his law he meditates day and night. Isaiah 53:10. Psalm 51:10, KJV: "Create in me a clean heart, O God; and renew a right spirit within me." EXEGESIS: THE CONTEXT: This psalm is a community lament in which the psalmist recounts blessings conferred on the people by the Lord (vv. Each line … Continue reading "Commentary on Psalm 25:1-10" Verse Thoughts. 7:12), that one presented when God had especially answered a prayer or given a great deliverance. Many if not all the psalms without asterisks have patterns, too. JOSEPH A ALEXANDER Psalms Commentary (1864) Spurgeon had high praise for Alexander's work writing that it "Occupies a first place among expositions. In Psalm 119 there is a reference to the Word of God in every verse. Commentary for Psalms 10 . A Song of Confidence in God’s Triumph over Evil. How Majestic Is Your Name To the choirmaster: according to The p Gittith. Let’s turn to Psalm 139:7-10 and see what it teaches us about this doctrine, and what it means for us that we have an Omnipresent God. 3 For I know my transgressions, and my sin is always before me. Reply. Grant provide insight into the meaning and composition of this magisterial psalm in their new commentary Psalms, Volume 2 (NIV Application Commentary). 10. The Doctrine of God’s Omnipresence: God is everywhere. Jesus Himself is called the Son of David. 4 In the pride of his face [] the wicked does not seek him; [] all his thoughts are, “There is no God.” 5 His ways prosper at all times; Psalms Exhaustive Audio Commentaries Exhaustive audio commentaries from the book of Psalms. I've left plenty for you to enjoy discovering. (John 13:18) Psalms 45:6 - "Thy throne, O God, is for ever and ever." (12-18) 1-11 God's withdrawings are very grievous to his people, especially in times of trouble. (The above are Psalm 23:1, Psalm 8:2 and Psalm 137:1 as translated in the King James Version.) PSALM 10. It is a clear and judicious explanation of the text, and cannot be dispensed with. My friend and I were studying Psalm 27 and came upon your commentary. Psalms 86:13 116:3 69:1-3. David remembered the stars that he saw at night. [1] The psalm falls naturally into two divisions (1) Psalms 10:1-11 in which the character and conduct of the wicked are graphically presented, and (2) Psalms 10:12-18 a fervent prayer for God to arise from his seeming indifference and "break the arm" of the wicked. 1 A Psalm of David.. 8 O L ord, our Lord,. Psalms 8:6 - "Thou hast put all things under his feet" (Hebrews 2:6-10) Psalms 41:9 - "Yea, mine own familiar friend, in whom I trusted, which did eat of my bread, hath lifted up his heel against me." We do not know when David wrote Psalm 19. 7:16; 9:16 Let them be caught in the plots which they have devised. Many people know this psalm by heart. Chapter 10. The psalm is loved by Jews and Christians alike, speaking as it does of God’s protection and care. This psalm was penned, as is supposed, not upon occasion of any particular providence, but for the solemnity of a particular ordinance, either that of the new-moon in general or that of the feast of trumpets on the new moon of the seventh month, Lev. This is of major concern because the first commandment is the most important. Psalm 51:7-10. 2 Wash away all my iniquity and cleanse me from my sin. Psalm 45. Psalm 10:1 Psalms 9 and 10 may originally have been a single acrostic poem in which alternating lines began with the successive letters of the Hebrew alphabet. Keep a written diary of personal insights and applications. Psalm 51 Resources. He is like a tree planted by streams of water that yields its fruit in its season, and its leaf does not wither. Psalm 146:1-10 A Matter of Choice. Psalm 25:1-10 appears three times in the Revised Common Lectionary: in ordinary time (Proper 21), on the first Sunday of Lent, and on the first Sunday of Advent. And this I take it David means, when he said of Christ, "Thou wilt not leave my soul in hell." Psalm 10:5 See Septuagint; Hebrew / they are haughty, and your laws are far from Psalm 51:10 Parallel Verses [⇓ See commentary ⇓] Psalm 51:10, NIV: "Create in me a pure heart, O God, and renew a steadfast spirit within me." Psalm 23 is the best known and most popular of all the psalms. God made the sun. It lays the foundation for all that follow. Why do You hide in times of trouble? It is a paradox, and yet, like many other paradoxes, a truism also, to say that death generally alters, sometimes reverses, the whole estimate of a life. Psalm 85 was written by an unnamed son of Korah, who had a real heart for Israel, and an understanding of God's plans and purposes for His chosen nation. Using the the above commentary, make a "chart" defining the expressions used in Psalms 19 and 119 to describe the Word of God. KJV Psalm 9:13 Have mercy upon me, O LORD; consider my trouble which I suffer of them that hate me, thou that liftest me up from the gates of death: 14 That I may shew forth all thy praise in the gates of the daughter of Zion: I will rejoice in thy salvation. Psalms 90:10. Psalm 91: The Christian Emergency Psalm PSALM 91 is one of trust and confidence in God. A Psalm of praise. I. He saw the sunrise over Moab. 8-13). 23:24; Num. This Psalms commentary, which is part of the NIV Application Commentary Series, helps readers learn how the message of the Psalms can have the same powerful impact today that it did when they were first … Psalm 9 – God Remembers, Man Forgets. 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