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Psalm 119 (4) ‘Deleth’ (verse 25-32)

Daleth I am laid low in the dust; preserve my life according to your word. I recounted my ways and you answered me; teach me your decrees. Let me understand the teaching of your precepts; then I will meditate on … Continue reading

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Happy? (5)

Some of the dangers of delighting in the Law, apart from Christ who fulfills it, are discussed by C.S.Lewis in his book, ‘Reflections on the Psalms’. Here is one passage I found helpful. ‘In Psalm 1:2 we are told that … Continue reading

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Happy? (4)

‘Blessed is the man who does not walk in the counsel of the wicked or stand in the way of sinners or sit in the seat of mockers. But his delight is in the law of the LORD, and on … Continue reading

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Happy? (3)

‘He is like a tree planted by streams of water, which yields its fruit in season and whose leaf does not wither. Whatever he does prospers.’ Psalm 1:3 Okay, so you’re happy; but why are you happy? Maybe you are … Continue reading

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Happy? (2)

‘Blessed is the man…..’ Psalm 1:1 Happy; or only blessed? Is the glass half full or is it half empty? It’s time to share another bit of wisdom from my mum. Though I am sure it was not original (sounds … Continue reading

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Happy?

Blessed is the man who does not walk in the counsel of the wicked or stand in the way of sinners or sit in the seat of mockers. But his delight is in the law of the LORD, and on … Continue reading

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