Tag Archives: Doubt

In God’s shadow?

‘How precious is your steadfast love, O God!      The children of mankind take refuge in the shadow of your wings. They feast on the abundance of your house, and you give them drink from the river of your delights. For … Continue reading

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Say to my soul…

Draw the spear and javelin against my pursuers! Say to my soul, “I am your salvation!” Psalm 35:3 ESV Dr. G. Campbell Morgan commented on Psalm 35, “This Psalm in its entirety is an appeal for help in the midst … Continue reading

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Psalm 42

To the choirmaster. A Maskil of the Sons of Korah. As a deer pants for flowing streams, so pants my soul for you, O God. My soul thirsts for God, for the living God. When shall I come and appear … Continue reading

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‘Nevertheless…’ (5)

When my soul was embittered, when I was pricked in heart, I was brutish and ignorant; I was like a beast toward you. Psalm 73:21-22 ESV   Recently, I came across this from Hamlet, act 4, scene 4. Hamlet says, … Continue reading

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‘Nevertheless…’ (4)

Therefore his people turn back to them, and find no fault in them. And they say, “How can God know? Is there knowledge in the Most High?” Psalm 73:10, 11 ESV   The footnote to verse 10b in the English … Continue reading

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‘Nevertheless…’ (2)

And they say, “How can God know? Is there knowledge in the Most High?” If I had said, “I will speak thus,” I would have betrayed the generation of your children. Psalm 73:11, 15 ESV   There are occasions in … Continue reading

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‘My hope is in you…” (1)

‘My heart grew hot within me, and as I meditated, the fire burned’ Psalm 39:3 KJV reads, ‘while I was musing the fire burned’, which led C.H. Spurgeon to suggest that for David, King of Judah; ‘while his heart was … Continue reading

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