Monthly Archives: September 2015

Psalm 60

To the choirmaster: according to Shushan Eduth. A Miktam of David; for instruction; when he strove with Aram-naharaim and with Aram-zobah, and when Joab on his return struck down twelve thousand of Edom in the Valley of Salt. O God, … Continue reading

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Mad or glad?

Mankind will say, “Surely there is a reward for the righteous;      surely there is a God who judges on earth.” Psalm 58:11 ESV And I guess the tone in which we make that confession will depend a lot on … Continue reading

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Psalm 58

To the choirmaster: according to Do Not Destroy. A Miktam of David. Do you indeed decree what is right, you gods? Do you judge the children of man uprightly? No, in your hearts you devise wrongs; your hands deal out … Continue reading

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In the midst of lions?

My soul is in the midst of lions;      I lie down amid fiery beasts— the children of man, whose teeth are spears and arrows,      whose tongues are sharp swords. Psalm 57:4 ESV As a shepherd, David learned a … Continue reading

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Psalm 57

To the choirmaster: according to Do Not Destroy. A Miktam of David, when he fled from Saul, in the cave. Be merciful to me, O God, be merciful to me, for in you my soul takes refuge; in the shadow … Continue reading

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