Monthly Archives: August 2013

‘God is a righteous judge…’ (4)

‘God is a righteous judge, a God who expresses his wrath every day.’ Psalm 7:11 NIV ‘I will give to the LORD the thanks due to his righteousness, and I will sing praise to the name of the LORD, the Most … Continue reading

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‘God is a righteous judge…’ (3)

    Let the assembled peoples gather around you.     Rule over them from on high;     let the LORD judge the peoples.     Judge me, O LORD, according to my righteousness,     according to my integrity, O Most High.’     Psalm … Continue reading

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‘God is a righteous judge…’ (2)

    ‘Judge me, O LORD, according to my righteousness,     according to my integrity, O Most High.’ Psalm 7:8  We asked last time if hypocrisy lay at the heart of David’s readiness to place himself under the judgement of God … Continue reading

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‘God is a righteous judge…’ (1)

‘God is a righteous judge,    a God who expresses his wrath every day.’ Psalm 7:11  C.S.Lewis in his book, ‘Reflections on the Psalms’, writes, ‘It was …with great surprise that I first noticed how the Psalmists talk about the … Continue reading

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Psalm 7

A shiggaion of David, which he sang to the LORD concerning Cush, a Benjamite.  O LORD my God, I take refuge in you;     save and deliver me from all who pursue me,   or they will tear me like … Continue reading

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‘a place of springs’ (2)

‘Blessed are those whose strength is in you, in whose heart are the highways to Zion. As they go through the valley of Baca they make it a place of springs; the early rain also covers it with pools.’ Psalm … Continue reading

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‘ a place of springs’ (1)

‘Blessed are those whose strength is in you, in whose heart are the highways to Zion. As they go through the valley of Baca they make it a place of springs; the early rain also covers it with pools.’ Psalm … Continue reading

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