There are indications that Psalm 119 may have been written by young prince Hezekiah. (Note Ps 119:9, 10, 23, 46, 99, 100.) This leaves over 40 psalms without a specific composer named or indicated. The individual psalms were written over a period of about 1,000 years, from the time of Moses until after the return from Babylonian exile Psalm 119 is the 119th psalm of the Book of Psalms, beginning in English in the King James Version: Blessed are the undefiled in the way, who walk in the law of the Lord.The Book of Psalms is in the third section of the Hebrew Bible, the Khetuvim, and a book of the Christian Old Testament.The psalm is referred to in Hebrew by its opening words, Ashrei temimei derech (happy are those whose. Psalm 117 is the shortest. Psalm 119 is generally believed to be written by David. This is an Alphabetical Psalm - the longest, and most perfect in its kind, in the collection of Psalms The Rabbis of the Talmud and Midrash, followed by Rashi and Radaq, maintain that Psalm 119 was composed by King David. This should come as no surprise, since there are other instances of orphan psalms that we know were penned by David (take, for example, Psalm 105, and the commentaries there)
Psalm 119:1-176 א [ Aleph ] 119 Happy are those who are blameless * in their way, Who walk in the law of Jehovah. + 2 Happy are those who observe his reminders, + Who search for him with all their heart. + 3 They practice no unrighteousness; They walk in his ways. + 4 You have commanded That your orders be carefully kept. + 5 If only I could. . 119 may have been written by David, or possibly Daniel. The author is certainly one who experienced great affliction in life, since persecution of those who hold.. There have been many lengthy works written on this Psalm; one of them is by Thomas Manton, a Puritan preacher and writer, who wrote a three-volume work on Psalm 119. Each volume is between 500 and 600 pages, with a total of 1,677 pages. There are 190 chapters in his work, more than one chapter for each verse
Moses wrote Psalm 90. Ethan the Ezrahite wrote Psalm 89. However, my goal is to do what it says to do. Psalm 119 is an amazing read, but also requires a serious change in our lives and a deeper commitment to do what it says. I love this part. Teach me(33) Give me (34) Make me(35) Revive me(37,40).. .. 3 A man who anciently qualified for enjoying such happinesses as were set forth by the Jewish Messiah, Jesus Christ, was the inspired Jewish writer of Psalm 119, the longest psalm of the Bible Some believe that Hezekiah wrote Psalm 119. it-1 pp. 1102-1105 - Insight, Volume 1 Ascents (1 occurrence
. There have been many lengthy works written on this psalm; one of them is by Thomas Manton, a Puritan preacher and writer, who wrote a three-volume work on Psalm 119 Psalm 119 Magnifies Jehovah's Word YOUR word is a light to my roadway. Bible students are very familiar with, and quite fond of, this verse of sacred Scripture. Most fittingly these words are found in Psalm 119 (verse 105). Why most fittingly? Because from beginning to end this psalm magnifies God's Word
Psalm 119 - Aleph Joyful are people of integrity, who follow the instructions of the LORD. Joyful are those who obey his laws and search for him with all their hearts. They do not compromise with evil, and they walk only in his paths. You have charged us to keep your commandments carefully. Oh, that my actions would consistently reflect your decrees Psalms 119:0. TITLE. There is no title to this Psalm, neither is any author's name mentioned. It is THE LONGEST PSALM, and this is a sufficiently distinctive name for it. It equals in bulk twenty-two psalms of the average length of the Songs of Degrees
Psalm 10:8-10 He sitteth in the lurking places of the villages: in the secret places doth he murder the innocent: his eyes are privily set against the poor Psalm 27:2 When the wicked, even mine enemies and my foes, came upon me to eat up my flesh, they stumbled and fell. but I. Psalm 119:24,31,111,125,129,16 Footnotes. Psalm 119:1 This psalm is an acrostic poem of twenty-two stanzas, following the letters of the Hebrew alphabet; within a stanza, each verse begins with the same Hebrew letter; Psalm 119:7 Or your just and righteous decrees; also verses 62, 106, 160, 164; Psalm 119:13 Or all the just decree 3 We do not know who wrote this psalm, but the psalmist apparently lived about the time when Jehovah restored the Israelites to Jerusalem from Babylonian exile. ( Ps. 147:2 ) The restoration of God's people to their place of true worship would certainly have moved the psalmist to praise Jehovah Philip Henry's daughter wrote in her diary, I have of late taken some pains to learn by heart Psalm 119, and have made some progress therein. She was a sensible, godly woman. She was a sensible, godly woman Read Psalm 119 commentary using The Treasury of David. Study the bible online using commentary on Psalm 119 and more
Psalm 119:113 . KJ21. I hate vain thoughts, but Thy law do I love. ASV. I hate them that are of a double mind; But thy law do I love. AMP. I hate those who are double-minded, But I love and treasure Your law. AMPC. I hate the thoughts of undecided [in religion], double-minded people, but Your law do I love. BRG This information was taken from the publication The Watchtower Announcing Jehovah's Kingdom. April 15, 2005 article pp 15-20 Let God's Word Light Your Roadway Your word is . . . a light to my roadway. —PSALM 119:105. 1, 2. Under what circumstanc.. Praise the LORD, my soul. LORD my God, you are very great; you are clothed with splendor and majesty. The LORD wraps himself in light as with a garment; he stretches out the heavens like a tent and lays the beams of his upper chambers on their waters. He makes the clouds his chariot and rides on the wings of the wind. He makes winds his messengers, flames of fire his servants. He set the earth. Ezra wrote Psalm 119 to preserve the purity of the Hebrew language. Ezra wrote Psalm 119 in short units - to help the Hebrew people memorize the psalm. When Nebuchadnezzar let the Hebrew people return to Jerusalem - Ezra went with them. This psalm is a song that the Hebrews sang by heart as they returned to Jerusalem. Then Ezr
Psalm 119 is written in an acrostic, or alphabetic, arrangement. This may have served as a memory aid. The psalm has 22 stanzas, each containing 8 verses. Each verse in a stanza begins with the same letter of the Hebrew alphabet. Since there are 22 letters in the Hebrew alphabet, the psalm has 176 verses, making it by far the longest psalm in. 6. How did the writer of Psalm 119 express his fondness for Jehovah's word? 6 The composer of Psalm 119, perhaps Hezekiah while yet a young prince, expressed his fondness for Jehovah's word. In poetic language, he said: For your statutes I shall show a fondness 4. There are 22 letters in the Hebrew alphabet, and Psalm 119 is divided into 22 sections or stanzas. 5. Some people think that 176 different people wrote one verse each to compile the Psalm during the exile about 450 B.C. Other people think that the priest/prophet Ezra wrote all of Psalm 119. 6. The first letter of the Hebrew alphabet is aleph
Commentary on Psalm 119:121-128 (Read Psalm 119:121-128) Happy is the man, who, acting upon gospel principles, does justice to all around. Christ our Surety, having paid our debt and ransom, secures all the blessings of salvation to every true believer The Psalmist who wrote Psalm 119 had a love affair. His love affair was with the Word of God. Psalm 119:113 - I hate vain thoughts: but thy law do I love. Psalm 119:163 - I hate and abhor lying: but thy law do I love. Psalm 119:165 - Great peace have they which love thy law: and nothing shall offend them
Chuck Smith Bible Commentary. Psalm 119:1-176. Now as we get to Psalm 119:1-176, it is an extremely difficult psalm for exposition, because each section seems to be more or less independent of in itself, and each verse, many times, almost independent within itself.. There are many psalms that are called acrostic psalms because the first letter of each line is a succeeding letter of the Hebrew. The Book of Psalms (/ s ɑː m z / or / s ɔː (l) m z / SAW(L)MZ; Hebrew: תְּהִלִּים , Tehillim, lit. praises), commonly referred to simply as Psalms, the Psalter or the Psalms, is the first book of the Ketuvim (Writings), the third section of the Tanakh, and a book of the Christian Old Testament. The title is derived from the Greek translation, ψαλμοί, psalmoi. Psalm 119 is the profound truth that the Word of God is all-sufficient. Psalm 119 is an expansion of Psalm 19:7-9: The law of the LORD is perfect, reviving the soul. The statutes of the LORD are trustworthy, making wise the simple. The precepts o.. 119 As dross, You cut off all the wicked of the earth; therefore I love Your testimonies. קיט סִגִ֗ים הִשְׁבַּ֥תָּ כָל־רִשְׁעֵי־אָ֑רֶץ לָ֜כֵ֗ן אָהַ֥בְתִּי עֵֽדֹתֶֽיךָ: 120 My flesh bristles from fear of You, and I dread Your judgments
Meditations and Prayers Relating to the Law of God. Aleph. 1 How blessed are those whose way is blameless, Who walk in the law of the LORD.. 2 How blessed are those who observe His testimonies, Who seek Him with all their heart.. 3 They also do no unrighteousness; They walk in His ways. 4 You have ordained Your precepts, That we should keep them diligently.. 5 Oh that my ways may be establishe Psalm 119:103(NLT) Verse Thoughts. What great delight the Psalmist took in His Lord - for he had discovered His God to be more precious than the splendid wealth of many kingdoms, deeper than the immense depths of the extensive ocean, vaster than the immeasurable extremities of the universe, and sweeter to the taste than the very sweetest honey.
We journey through a fallen world with many dangerous pitfalls, slippery places, and dark foes seeking to destroy our close fellowship with our Lord, but in Psalm 119, we are given a beautiful promise and an eternal truth... that God's Word is a gleaming lamp to our feet that will guide us through the darkness of this fallen world and it is a shining light to brighten the pathway we take Psalm 139 is the 139th psalm of the Book of Psalms, beginning in English in the King James Version: O Lord, thou hast searched me, and known me.The Book of Psalms is part of the third section of the Hebrew Bible, and a book of the Christian Old Testament.In the Greek Septuagint version of the bible, and in its Latin translation in the Vulgate, this psalm is Psalm 138 in a slightly different. Psalm 119. The Lord 's Faithfulness Endures Forever. 117 c Praise the L ord, all nations! Extol him, all peoples! 2 For d great is his steadfast love toward us, and e the faithfulness of the L ord endures forever. b Praise the L ord! His Steadfast Love Endures Forever. 118 f Oh give thanks to the L ord, for he is good Psalm 119 1 Psalm 119 Aleph 1 Blessed are they whose ways are blameless, who walk according to the law of the LORD. 2 Blessed are they who keep his statutes and seek him with all their heart. 3 They do nothing wrong; they walk in his ways. 4 You have laid down precepts that are to be fully obeyed.
David did not write the psalm. It was written (and rewritten) long after David's death. Bible Gateway passage: Psalm 22 - New Revised Standard Version First of all, David was a Judahite warrior. Composing liturgy would not have been in his wheelho.. Did you know:Psalm 118 is the middle chapter of the entire Bible?Psalm 117, before Psalm 118 is the shortest chapter in the Bible?Psalm 119, after Psalm 118 is the longest chapter in the Bible?The. 171 # Ps. 119:27, 144 My lips shall utter praise, For You teach me Your statutes. 172 My tongue shall speak of Your word, For all Your commandments are righteousness. 173 Let Your hand become my help, For # Ps. 119:7 I have chosen Your precepts. 174 # Josh. 24:22; Luke 10:42 I long for Your salvation, O Lord I am just an average person, so I have escaped being educated in a theological college. Most of my knowledge is gained from studying about what I want to know. I am still very curious and I am still studying more about world history, geography, sc.. 119 All the wicked of the earth you discard like i dross, therefore j I love your testimonies. 120 My flesh k trembles for fear of you, and I am afraid of your judgments. Ayin. 121 I have done what is just and right; do not leave me to my oppressors. 122 Give your servant l a pledge of good; let not m the insolent oppress me
PSALM 119:121-128 Harry Cole was a private in the British Army that was retreating to Dunkirk in 1940. He penned a letter to his mother and family during the retreat, but his regiment was overrun by the Germans and he never made it to Dunkirk and did not make it across the channel. Three days after he wrote the letter he wa Psalm 119#This psalm is an acrostic poem, the stanzas of which begin with successive letters of the Hebrew alphabet; moreover, the verses of each stanza begin with the same letter of the Hebrew alpha
Introduction Were it not for the superscription to this psalm, Psalm 34 could be read as a beautiful response of praise and instruction based upon some unknown incident in which David was delivered from danger. Our difficulty in understanding the psalm arises from its historical setting:104 A Psalm of David when he feigned madness before Abimelech, who drove him away and he departed.105. Psalm 119 • The Bible on the Bible Psalm 119 • The Nature of God's Word Psalm 119:9-16 • The Pure Way Psalm 119:25-32, 33-40, 41-48 • Daleth, He & Vav Psalm 119:49-56, 57-64, 65-72 • Zayin, Heth and Teth Psalm 119:73-80, 81-88, 89-96 • Yodh, Kaph and Lamedh Psalm 119:97-104, 105-112, 113-120 • Mem, Nun and Samek Psalms chapter 119 KJV (King James Version) 1 ALEPH. Blessed are the undefiled in the way, who walk in the law of the LORD.. 2 Blessed are they that keep his testimonies, and that seek him with the whole heart.. 3 They also do no iniquity: they walk in his ways.. 4 Thou hast commanded us to keep thy precepts diligently.. 5 O that my ways were directed to keep thy statutes
Psalm 119:1-2, Blessed are they whose ways are blameless, who walk according to the law of the LORD. Blessed are they who keep his statutes and seek him with all their heart. Brief Summary: The Book of Psalms is a collection of prayers, poems, and hymns that focus the worshiper's thoughts on God in praise and adoration Author- Unclear, but possibly David, Daniel, or Ezra (although Asaph, Solomon, Heman, Ethan, Moses, and the sons of Korah also wrote in the Psalms) History- In general, the Psalms are a collection of lyrical (to be sung, and often accompanied by musical instruments) poems א אַשְׁרֵי תְמִימֵי-דָרֶךְ-- הַהֹלְכִים, בְּתוֹרַת יְהוָה.: 1 ALEPH. Happy are they that are upright in the way, who walk in the law of the LORD. ב אַשְׁרֵי, נֹצְרֵי עֵדֹתָיו; בְּכָל-לֵב יִדְרְשׁוּהוּ.: 2 Happy are they that keep His testimonies, that seek Him with the whole heart
Who Wrote the Book of Psalms? Due to the frequent designation A Psalm of David, many Bible scholars and translations hold to the belief that David is the author of most of the Psalms. If the Hebrew phrasing present in these superscriptions refers to authorship, then we can easily identify several additional contributors, including Solomon, Asaph, and Moses According to the Treasury of Scriptural Knowledge, it was Ezra, probably. Psalms 119:1 am 3560, bc 444 (Title), This Psalm, which was probably composed by Ezra, is another of the alphabetical.. The Psalmist, who wrote this inspired anthem loved the Lord, with a deep and personal love. He valued Scriptures with a passion, as exemplified in this long, and well-loved Psalm, Your Word is a lamp to my feet and a light for my path. (v 103) Your Word, LORD, is eternal; it stands firm in the heavens Psalm 119:169-176 . Finally, we come to the close of this Psalm. We began this journey November 22, 1998! Perhaps our next series will be a verse by verse study of the book of Isaiah (only 66 chapters). Yes it has been a lengthy study, but I believe a very rewarding study of how the Word of God affects the life of the child of God An Explanation of Psalm 119 Interesting facts: Psalm 119 is made up of 176 verses making it the longest psalm as well as the longest chapter in the Bible.; Psalm 119 contains more verses than 13 of the books in the Old Testament.; Psalm 119 contains more verses than 16 of the books in the New Testament.; Psalm 119 is an abecedarian acrostic. Acrostic: a series of lines or verses in which the.
Psalm 119 is the longest chapter in the Bible. It is 176 verses. Almost every verse mentions God's Word. Psalm 119 is almost in the center of the Bible. As we meditate on God's truth His power. Psalm 119:88 Revive me according to Thy lovingkindness, So that I may keep the testimony of Thy mouth. Psalm 119:93 I will never forget Thy precepts, For by them Thou hast revived me. Psalm 119:107 I am exceedingly afflicted; Revive me, O LORD, according to Thy word. Psalm 119:149 Hear my voice according to Thy lovingkindness; Revive me, O LORD. 3. Psalm 30: A Psalm of David. A song at the dedication of the temple. 4. Psalm 34: Of David, when he changed his behavior before Abimelech, so that he drove him out, and he went away. 5. Psalm 51: A Psalm of David, when Nathan the prophet went to him, after he had gone in to Bathsheba. 6
Exposition of Psalm 119:1-8. by Charles Spurgeon. 1. Blessed are the undefiled in the way, who walk in the law of the LORD. 2. Blessed are they that keep his testimonies, and that seek him with the whole heart. 3. They also do no iniquity: they walk in his ways. 4. Thou hast commanded us to keep thy precepts diligently. 5 Psalm 119:105 Thy word is a lamp unto my feet, and a light unto my path. The authorship of this chapter in Psalms is unknown. Nevertheless, the author of our verse seems to have understood that the journey itself is as important as the destination BIBLE VERSE OF THE DAY: I run in the path of your commands, for you have set my heart free. - Psalm 119:32 5 Truths to Know about Psalm 119 By Debbie McDaniel. All too often, maybe simply. PSALM 119 LETTERS AND MEANINGS Psalm 119 contains the 22 letters of the Hebrew alphabet. There are 8 verses per letter describing the meaning of the letter. Young's concordance provides additional definitions. א. ALEPH . 1 Blessed are the undefiled in the way, who walk in the law of the Lord It is written of Boleslaus, one of the kings of Poland, that he still carries about him the picture of his father, and when he was to do any great work or set upon any design extraordinary, he would look on the picture and pray that he might do nothing unworthy of such a father's name
Psalm 119:72 The law of your mouth is better to me than thousands of gold and silver pieces. God's Word will open up God's character to you. God's word stored in your heart will be with you in every trial - even in the trial of your death. No one will ever steal it from you Since Psalm 1 (the first Psalm of the Psalter) and Psalm 119 (the longest) both exhort the reader to become a student of Scripture, this must be a matter of high priority. What more appropriate way to begin a study of the Psalms than to consider the importance of such a study, not just from the pulpit, but from our personal time in the Word of.
Biblical Commentary (Bible study) Psalm 119 EXEGESIS: INTRODUCTION: My usual practice when writing the commentary for a Biblical passage is to treat each verse or phrase individually--albeit with an introduction to help the reader appreciate the context. Where needed, I include verses that the lectionary skipped. But writing the commentary for this passage was a challenge due to the length o Psalm 119 - 'twenty-two pearls upon one string', as Bridges calls it - has ever retained a strong fascination for exercised souls. Luther said that he would not exchange one leaf of it for the whole world. Bridges wrote his book in the words: 'When nature sinks and spirits droop, Thy promises of grace Are pillars to support my hope In Psalm 119, then, the instruction of Yahweh is not presented as a strict set of rules and regulations, but a way of life or approach to being that brings one closer to God. The Timeless Psalms: Psalm 119:1-8 (Epiphany 6A), Joan Stott, prayers and meditations based on lectionary Psalms, 2011
Exposition of Psalm 119:9-16. by Charles Spurgeon. 9. Wherewithal shall a young man cleanse his way? by taking heed thereto according to thy word. 10. With my whole heart have I sought thee: O let me not wander from thy commandments. 11. Thy word have I hid in mine heart, that I might not sin against thee. 12 David who wrote this Psalm had great delight in God's Word. For I delight in your commands because I love them (Psalm 119:47). Let your compassion come to me that I may live, for your law is my delight (Psalm 119:77). There is a fruitful destiny for you who seek to walk in godly paths. (v
Psalm 119 - *Aleph Blessed are those whose ways are blameless, who walk according to the law of the LORD. KJV NKJV NLT NIV ESV CSB NASB20 NASB95. NET RSV ASV YLT DBY Jehovah's Witnesses, Jesus and the Holy Trinity (Walter Martin) Daniel Chapter 10 [1990s] (Chuck Missler). NUN - Psalm 119: 105-112 The longest chapter in the Bible is Psalm 119. If you turn to Psalm 119 in your Bible, you will notice that there is a strange word every 8 verses. These strange words are the letters of the Hebrew alphabet. David wrote this chapter in an acrostic pattern and every letter of the alphabet is followed by 8 verses
Aug 2, 2016 - A candle that has the text Psalm 119:105 on it KAPH - Psalm 119: 81-88 The longest chapter in the Bible is Psalm 119. If you turn to Psalm 119 in your Bible you will notice that there is a strange word every 8 verses. These strange words are the letters of the Hebrew alphabet. David wrote this chapter in an acrostic pattern and every letter of the alphabet is followed by 8 verses Fittingly, he wrote this about Psalm 119:33 in his commentary on the book of Psalms: The godly man does not arrive at spiritual maturity instantaneously. It is a lifelong process, but every stage of that growth must come from the Word. 2 Dr. Morris was firmly grounded in God's Word, and his godly life was a testament to the truth of. Psalm 119 is a song of praise for God's Torah and its commands.See also the Related Links.Link: About King DavidLink: The purpose of the Psalms David wrote Psalm 37 around 1000 BC, near the. Some scholars think it was the prophet Jeremiah. But I agree with those who think that David wrote this psalm at the time of Absalom's rebellion, perhaps as he was quartered across the Jordan, awaiting the outcome of the battle. The psalm pieces together a number of elements from other Davidic psalms (22, 31, 35, 40, 109)