Category Archives: Psalms (Comments)

Comments on various Psalms or passages from Psalms; usually related to other Old and New Testament scripture.

But I will sing (louder)…

Each evening they come back,     howling like dogs     and prowling about the city. They wander about for food     and growl if they do not get their fill. But I will sing of your strength;     I will sing aloud of your … Continue reading

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A personal note…

Let everything that has breath praise the Lord! Psalm 150:6 ESV My previous post (September 27th – on Psalm 150) marked the fulfilment (after six years, I see with some surprise) of two intentions; first (in priority and value) to … Continue reading

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Don’t waste your breath!

Let everything that has breath praise the Lord! Praise the Lord! Psalm 150:6 ESV I love passages of Scripture that speak of praise as Isaiah 55:12 does “For you shall go out in joy and be led forth in peace; … Continue reading

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Joy like a river….

Let Israel be glad in his Maker; let the children of Zion rejoice in their King! Psalm 149:2 ESV ‘Now there are also many other things that Jesus did. Were every one of them to be written, I suppose that … Continue reading

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Eat, Pray, Sing?

Praise the Lord! For it is good to sing praises to our God; for it is pleasant, and a song of praise is fitting. Psalm 147:1 ESV   The continuity of shared experience in the Psalms and in centuries of … Continue reading

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Inevitable Praise…

Praise the Lord! Praise the Lord, O my soul! I will praise the Lord as long as I live; I will sing praises to my God while I have my being. Psalm 146:1-2 ESV I may become so engrossed in … Continue reading

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An ABC of Praise…

I will extol you, my God and King,     and bless your name forever and ever. Every day I will bless you     and praise your name forever and ever. Great is the Lord, and greatly to be praised,     and his greatness … Continue reading

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