P salm 65, Blessed is the Man God Chooses Listen in MP3 Psalm 66, How Awesome are His Works. Examples include A to Z––or east to west––or left to right. MINISTRY OF SERMONAUDIO. having armed yourself with strength; 7 who stills the roaring of the seas, 3 When we were overwhelmed by sins, You forgave our transgressions. However, I choose to believe that this psalm is the product of one author. “Good” in that account meant pleasing, proper, and as it should be. Psalm 65:9 I. You soften it with showers. They also sing” (v. 13cd). “The wilderness grasslands overflow. In this verse, the psalmist says that the person whom Yahweh chooses to come near––to live in Yahweh’s courts–– has reason for great joy––exuberance. Psalm 65 Home | M. Henry Commentary | Play! xiv., p. 209. In the psalmist’s day, ships were small and made of wood instead of steel. About once a month a lesson is presented from the next psalm in order. Sermons From the Psalms. The word hamon (turmoil) has several meanings. “All men” (v. 2b) and “all the ends of the earth” (v. 5) and “the nations” (v. 7) and those “who dwell in faraway places” (v. 8) can be expected to observe these awesome and righteous deeds of Yahweh––with the result that they “will come” to Yahweh (v. 2b) and find confidence in Yahweh (v. 5) and be awed “at (Yahweh’s) wonders (v. 8). The Court of Priests (restricted to priests). Sermon Series Kits. But “the river of God is full of water.” In an arid climate, water is life, so the river of God is full of life––life for crops––life for flocks––life for people. 2-8 We all arrive at your doorstep sooner. The streams of God are filled with water to provide the people with grain, for so you have ordained it. Come Ye Thankful, verses 9-13. Scholars have debated its meaning in this verse. Psalm, Exposition # 041 of 102. Psalms 65:11.—Spurgeon, vol. or later, loaded with guilt, Our sins too much for us— but you get rid of them once and for all. "When one surveys Psalm 65 as a whole, what is most striking is the breadth of the psalm's subject matter. Scriptures: Psalm 65, Psalms 65. The context of Psalm 55. “You crown the year with your bounty. tepillah) (v. 2a). In this sermon I look at the idea of the sacred-secular divide. 2 You who hear prayer, While I would be honored to be invited into the inner court of a president (something contrary to fact), I am especially honored to be invited into Yahweh’s inner court (something NOT contrary to fact). God's bounty and abundance spill into our lives like waters over a causeway. The noun ‘ereb (evening) means evening, night, sunset, or west. It should be “clothed with flocks” and “covered with grain.”. Although the psalmist acknowledges his grievous sin and rebellious transgressions in this verse, he speaks from the standpoint of one who no longer bears the burden of guilt. A Journey Through the Psalms: Reflections for Worried Hearts and Troubled Times. This sermon was delivered on October 11, 2020 at Antioch Presbyterian Church, a mission work of Calvary Presbytery of the Presbyterian Church in America in Woodruff, South Carolina. Psalms 62:5-12 Count on God. 10 You drench its furrows. Thou crownest the year with thy goodness; and thy paths drop fatness. ; and Briggs, Charles A., The Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew and English Lexicon (Peabody, Massachusetts: Hendrickson Publishers, 1906, 2004), Doniach, N.S. The people in far places are awestruck when contemplating the wonders that Yahweh has created. (PowerPoint slides to accompany this talk are available … 2 O You who hear prayer, to You all men will come. A psalm of David. The Court of Israelites (open to ritually pure Israelite men). Time permitting and as it … The noun haser (courts) could refer to the temple courts, to which access was limited: But it seems more likely in this verse that the psalmist means “your courts” to mean “Yahweh’s presence” or “the place where Yahweh dwells.”. Blessed are those you choose and bring near to live in your courts! So the psalmist is saying that Yahweh’s creative work brings songs of joy to all the world. ◄ Psalm 65:11 ► You crown the year with Your bounty, and Your paths overflow with plenty. You provide them grain, for so you have ordained it. God’s grace, 1-4. The great waters of the psalmist’s experience would have been the the Sea of Galilee or the Mediterranean Sea, small bodies of water compared with the Atlantic or Pacific Oceans. “You call the morning’s dawn (Heb. Praise unto Thee, verses 1-3. “They also who dwell in faraway places are afraid (Heb. “You visit (Heb. Read. A song. 12 The wilderness grasslands overflow. Psalm 65 is another psalm penned by David. For October 27, 2019: #whatafaithfulpersonlookslike-- Luke 18:9-14, Joel 2:23-32, 2 Timothy 4:6-8, 16-18, Psalm 65-- Mary Austin, Christopher Keating, Dean Feldmeyer, Ron Love, George Reed, … 11. If those few days in a French hotel felt heavenly to Pyle, shouldn’t we have the same kind of awe when invited into the presence of the King of Kings! To you shall vows be performed. It was apparently sung after the spring rains came in to water and refresh the earth. A neder (vow) was a solemn promise to God, often made as part of a bargain where the petitioner promises a specific action in return for a blessing from God. Psalm 65. Where is the fountain of the river of God? 2 O You who hear prayer, to You all men will come. The Psalm before this one (Psalm 64) reveals David’s complaint to God concerning the plots of his enemies against himself. xxv., No. These deeds will be righteous, in keeping with the nature of Yahweh, who is a righteous God. (Grand Rapids: William B. Eerdmans Publishing Company, 1979-1988), Brown, Francis; Driver, S.R. “You who are the hope (Heb. The verb paqad means to visit or attend to something. Psalm 65-- Psalm 65-- Schuyler Rhodes-- 2009 Every morning when sleep leaves and waking comes there is cause for praising God. ‘azar––girded) yourself with strength” (v. 6). Keyword: Filter: Page 1 | Found: 506 sermons: SORT. “The river of God is full of water” (v. 9b). But he also told of being present at the liberation of Paris––getting to sleep in a hotel with clean sheets and running water. Pyle wrote about those GIs––their lives and deaths. The verb yare (awesome) means fear, awe, or reverence. and the turmoil (Heb. The Old Testament Readings: Psalm 65, Pentecost 22C. We will see David praise God for God’s grace, God’s might, and God’s prosperity to … Psalm 65. In Psalm 65, the poet praises the God of salvation who stills the roaring of the seas, the roaring of their waves, the tumult of the peoples. Genesis 1-2; Leviticus 26; Deuteronomy 28-30), but mankind rebelled (cf. 1-2 Silence is praise to you, Zion-dwelling God, And also obedience. Sermon Psalms 62:5-12 Count on God. Blessed are the chosen! When used in relationship to sin, kapar goes beyond “sweep it under the rug” covering––cosmetic covering that can easily be undone. Psalm 65:4. Clear & Biblical Preaching; Try PRO Free; Trending This Week. Thou crownest the year with thy goodness. We find from Psalm 65 that there is no such thing – everything is spiritual. You hear the prayer in it all. He shared their foxholes and slogged through the same mud that weighed down their boots. Even if we don’t, many of our crops are grown inside or in artificially controlled conditions so we are less dependent on things we can’t control. Ps. Oh, the joy of being ‘eser! The harvest is the plainest display of the divine bounty, and the crown of the year. This Thanksgiving Day sermon was preached on November 28, 2013. 1 Praise waits for you, God, in Zion. He came to water and enrich it––and accomplished that. 11 You crown the year with your bounty. 13 The pastures are clothed with flocks; The valleys also are covered with grain; They shout for joy, they also sing. The psalmist is confessing that he has succumbed to overpowering temptation and has committed terrible sins. For more information about Antioch Presbyterian Church, please visit antiochpca.com or contact us at … ‘atap––covered) with grain” (v. 13ab). “A Psalm by David.” For a discussion of Davidic authorship, see the commentary on Psalm 103. xiv., p. 209. All the praise the Lord receives from this earth is from Zion, being the fruit of the Spirit of Christ, and acceptable through him. A Thanksgiving Sermon based on Psalm 65 Count Your Blessings, Name Them One By One I love that old hymn "Count Your Blessings" it’s one of my favorites. The word ‘awon (sins) means iniquities or particularly grievous sins. The promise of hope for the New Year. He heard the same shells explode nearby––and the bullets that cracked as they passed near his head. This is reflected in several verses: For the Chief Musician. Psalm 65-66; … “Who by his power forms the mountains, Be the first! dumiya ) for you, God (Heb: ‘elohim––plural), in Zion” (v. 1a). “God saw everything that he had made, and, behold, it was very good” (tob) (Genesis 1:31). The noun tehillah (praise) means praise, adoration, or thanksgiving. Because stanza one (verses 9-13) has a somewhat different structure than stanzas two and three (verses 1-4 and 5-8), some scholars have suggested that verses 9-13 might be an addition to the original psalm (vv. “who stills the roaring of the seas, ), The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary, 6 vol. References: Psalm 65:2.—C. A psalm of David. I recently finished reading Ernie Pyle’s book, Brave Men. Psalm 65. He came dispensing medical care, a gentle touch, a smile, and a kind word. Ministerial Assistant Zachary Groff brought this sermon entitled “The Bounty of the Triune God,” on Psalm 65. The Hebrew language has several words for prayer. The word basar means flesh, to include both humans and animals (Genesis 7:15-16, 21; 8:17). ix., No. We are using the WEB because we believe it to be the best public domain version of the Bible available. “to you all men (Heb. “To you shall vows (Hebrew: neder) be performed” (v. 1b). Psalm 65. yare) deeds of righteousness, you answer us, Psalms 65,66,67,68 by contrast are Psalms of profoundest praise and thanksgiving , whilst in Psalm 69 we find David back in the pits, saying “Save me Oh God for the waters have come up to my neck” (Ps. While it can be used for transgressions against individuals or nations, in the Hebrew scriptures it is usually used for transgressions or rebellion against Yahweh and Yahweh’s laws (Isaiah 58:1; Amos 5:12). In an instant their lives … Sermon Downloader 2.0 - Free Software to download entire SermonIndex Speaker Archive: SermonIndex.net: Christian Books: Psalm 65:4-8: Commentary On Psalms Volume 2 by Jean Calvin Psalm 65:4-8. fIn Psalm 65, David reminds us of the blessings that are upon God’s creation. It came to mean the rising of the sun or the east. The verb kapar (atone) means cover or forgive. ), The New Interpreter’s Dictionary of the Bible, 5 vol. This song was even more meaningful if the Nation had been through a particularly bad, dry season. As low as $30/day. The Paperback Bible. As we can see in verse 1, this is a psalm of praise for the great wonders and works of God through creation. This phrase echoes “of all the ends of the earth” (v. 5b)––but the mention of the sea takes the matter further. If so, verses 9-13 show their redemption in the form of rain that resulted in excellent crops––and great joy. The psalmist says that God fills those furrows with rain. Praise awaits#:1 Or befits; the meaning of the Hebrew for this word is uncertain. You greatly enrich it” (v. 9a). Every morning when sleep leaves and waking comes there is cause for praising God. Curated Sermon … Caught up, as we are, in the currents and eddies of our lives, this is easy to forget. Psalm 65: The psalm has a simple purpose: to express thanksgiving for rain and harvest, an appropriate subject in a farming economy. Wayne Joyce | Psalm, Verse-by-Verse. Farmers would celebrate such a harvest, of course, but the psalmist pictures the wilderness, hills, pastures, and valleys joining in the chorus. Ps. The Court of Women (open to Israelite women). In God’s wake, he sows abundance. (Read all of Psalm 65) Verse 4  Blessed is the man whom thou choosest, and causest to approach unto thee, that he may dwell in thy courts: we shall be satisfied with the … You bless it with a crop. You provide … 4 Blessed are those You choose and bring near to live in Your courts! Yahweh has atoned for his sin––has forgiven him––and that’s the final word. You bless it with a crop” (v. 10). We are filled with the good things … Williams reminds us of the charge made by J. haser) (v. 4a). A David Psalm. All your … A Psalm by David. You hear the prayer in it all. Every river has a spring or fountain—some pool or rocky cavern where it first springs up out of the deep, dark earth. Psalm 65. Psalm 65 Contributed by Gordon Curley on Nov 21, 2010 (message contributor) based on 3 ratings (rate this sermon) | 12,247 views. Leave me a comment in the box below. 4 Blessed is one whom you choose, and cause to come near, Reading this unique niphal masculine singular participle with an active voice rather than the usual passive or reflexive. But In what ways, are we blessed? "When one surveys Psalm 65 as a whole, what is most striking is the breadth of the psalm's subject matter." When one surveys Psalm 65 as a whole, what is most striking is the breadth of the psalm’s subject matter. Genesis 3) and continues to rebel (cf. 14a (Downers Grove, Illinois: Inter-Varsity Press, 1973), Limburg, James, Westminster Bible Companion: Psalms (Louisville: Westminster John Knox Press, 2000, Mays, James Luther, Interpretation: Psalms (Louisville: John Knox, 1994), McCann, J. Clinton, Jr., The New Interpreter’s Bible: The Book of Psalms, Vol. To you all flesh shall come. Kapar covering is more like burying sins in a deep hole, never to be seen again––or sinking them to the bottom of a deep ocean. 1 Praise is due to you, O God, in Zion; and to you shall vows be performed, 2 O you who answer prayer! Our doctor carried a black leather bag with a stethoscope and a few other medical tools––and some pills. Read Psalm 65:11 commentary using The Treasury of David. Psalm 65: 9/19/2010 (SUN) ... Text-Featuring a sermon is a less expensive way to bring this sermon to the attention of thousands on the right bar with optional newsletter inclusion. You call the morning’s dawn and the evening with songs of joy. 1-8). The hills are clothed with gladness. Psalms 65:11 Thou crownest the year with thy goodness; and thy paths drop fatness. 12 They drop on the pastures of the wilderness, And the little hills rejoice on every side. The first is the Theory of Scarcity. Psalm 65 is another psalm penned by David. 4 Blessed are those You choose and bring near to live in Your courts! mitbah––confidence) of all the ends of the earth” (v. 5b). There may have been a drought that the people interpreted as punishment for their sins. No. This Psalm has a universal thrust (cf. While I respect some of the 14 presidents who have served during my long life (FDR thru Trump so far), all have disappointed me––some monumentally. 1 Praise awaits You, O God, in Zion; to You our vows will be fulfilled. A sermon on Psalm 65 from one of our Harvest services. of those who are far away on the sea; 6 Who by his power forms the mountains, It was a temporary reprieve. bahar) and cause to come near, that he may live in your courts” (Heb. Caught up, as we are, in the currents and eddies of our lives, this is easy to forget. Your favorite Scriptures and sermon ideas. When used in in the plural to refer to Yahweh (as in this verse), it means that Yahweh sums up all that is godly. This Psalm has a universal thrust (cf. Verses 9-13 celebrate bounteous crops made possible for Yahweh’s provision of rain. Thou crownest the year with thy goodness] While each month produceth its several fruits or commodities; so that the whole is, as it were, a crown royal; but especially a year of extraordinary plenty, such as was the last of Queen Mary, when wheat was sold for five shillings a quarter, malt for four shillings and … When upon life’s billows you are tempest tossed, … It could have something to do with a period of silence as preparation for worship. Genesis 3) and continues to rebel (cf. The noun elohim means a god or gods (note the small g). The river of God is full of water. We are filled with the good things of Your house, of Your holy … When those two words (mosa and ‘ereb) are used together, they constitute a merism (two contrasting words that stand for everything that exists). at home in your place! Who among us, if we are at all spiritually sensitive, have not felt the same remorse over our own sins. ), which the WEB has updated. In this psalm we are directed to give to God the glory of his power and goodness, which appear, I.In the kingdom of grace (), hearing prayer (), pardoning sin (), satisfying the souls of the people (), protecting and supporting them ().II. So it would have great meaning to a sailor to have mitbah (confidence) In Yahweh. Preaching. 1475; Ibid., Morning by Morning, p. 292; J. Scott James, Christian World Pulpit, vol. The noun mitbah means trust or confidence. This wonderful psalm is a reminder. Zion is the mountain upon which Jerusalem was built, and is also used to identify the city itself. You level its ridges. The Paperback Bible presents the Bible by the Book and is designed to be portable, readable, and truly personal with ample margins for notations. Verses 1-4 acknowledge overwhelming sin and Yahweh’s forgiveness. Verse 11. Preaching the Psalms Cycles A, B, C. There are two fundamental theories that govern our human existence. Psalm 55:16-17 THE PRIVILEGE OF PRAYER. The word ma’gal means a path. Complete Concise Chapter Contents. The ASV, which is also in the public domain due to expired copyrights, was a very good translation, but included many archaic words (hast, shineth, etc. 65. kapar) for our transgressions” (Heb. ), Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible (Grand Rapids: William B. Eerdmans Publishing Co., 2000), Mounce, William D., (ed. It exudes exuberance. As noted in the Introduction above, the mention of “all flesh” (kol basar) is one of four places in this psalm where the psalmist acknowledges Yahweh’s relationship to people outside the nation of Israel (see also vv. You level its ridges. but you atoned for our transgressions. (6-13) Commentary on Psalm 65:1-5 (Read Psalm 65:1-5). had, in spite of all the difficulties, mostly caused by a man named "Potter". 4 Happy are those whom you choose and bring near to live in your courts. The noun mosa (dawn) means going forth or proceeding. Summary: Harvest Psalm - Harvest Thanksgiving Service. O thou that hearest prayer, unto thee shall all flesh come. Even here the topics of praise are varied, including prayer being answered (verse 2), sins being forgiven (verse … Continue reading "Commentary on Psalm 65:[1-8] 9-13" And because of that, we are reminded of some very simple reasons to be thankful. Psalm 65 is written from this perspective: "Praise awaits you, O God, in Zion; to you our vows will be fulfilled" (Ps 65:1). A David Psalm. It is not only the farmer’s fields that benefit from God’s rain. ), Mounce’s Complete Expository Dictionary of Old and New Testament Words (Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 2006), Renn, Stephen D., Expository Dictionary of Biblical Words: Word Studies for Key English Bible Words Based on the Hebrew and Greek Texts (Peabody, Massachusetts: Hendrickson Publishers, Inc., 2005), Richards, Lawrence O., Encyclopedia of Bible Words (Zondervan, 1985, 1991), Sakenfeld, Katharine Doob (ed. You visit the earth, and water it. It is an exclamatory word––the kind of word that causes a person to clap hands or shout. 5, 7, 8. B. Phillips: ‘Your God Is Too Small‘; and also of Lesslie Newbigin’s comment that the Christian church has been in retreat from secular society since the Reformation. Psalm 65 is considered a National Psalm of praise and thanks to God for His goodness. One verse per line Red Letter ... Psalms 65:11. God's purpose for this planet was abundance and health (cf. The Court of the Gentiles (open to Gentiles). The mention of “the nations” is one of four places in this psalm where the psalmist acknowledges Gentiles (see also vv. The fountain of the rain is the great ocean. People of a Certain Age-- Joel 2:23-32, 2 Timothy 4:6-8, 16-18, Luke 18:9-14, Psalm 65-- Mary Austin, Dean Feldmeyer, Christopher Keating, Ron Love, Thomas Willadsen, George Reed-- Proper 25 | Ordinary Time 30 - C-- 2019. PROPOSITION – God’s favor is upon the New Year. Deuteronomy 8:7-18; Psalm 65; 2 Corinthians 9:6-15; Luke 17:11-19. (New Haven: Yale University Press, 2007), Freedman, David Noel (Ed. Farmers work most of the year, hoping for a good crop at the harvest, which is the crowning glory of the year (if everything works well). ‘ereb) with songs of joy” (v. 8b). ix., No. pesa’) (v. 3b). When I was home last week to visit family and friends I witnessed a scenario that I think most of us have seen many times throughout our lives. The hills are clothed with gladness” (v. 12). Intro: Ill. Psalm 65 | Search Results | Sermon and Worship Resources This Week Extra Small Small Medium Large Additional Settings . When Yahweh covers our sins, our sin and guilt are eradicated––made to disappear. A psalm of David. 5 By awesome deeds of righteousness, you answer us, II. in your house, your heavenly manse. The valleys also are clothed (Heb. A typical field would have many furrows running parallel to each other. The payment of a vow acknowledges that the person paying the vow is indebted to the recipient of the payment. Psalm 68, Blessed be God Psalm 69 ... Psalm 90, The Psalm of Moses Listen in MP3. We tend to forget what an honor that is, but need to recover the wonder that such an honor should inspire. Brueggemann regards Psalm 65 as a thanksgiving song of the community, albeit he notes that “there is something of a mismatch between the subject of verses 1-5a and the doxology that follows” (136). A psalm of David. Font Size. The verb gabar means to prevail or overwhelm. 3 Sins overwhelmed me, That is the idea that human existence … 11 You crown the year with Your goodness, And Your paths drip with abundance. Sign in to leave a comment. 4. The point, of course, is that the rains that God provided have brought about great prosperity, as represented by abundant flocks and grain. Soon he would be returning to the front, but for a day or two he could enjoy carpeted floors and room service. Today, we live far from the land. (1-5) In the kingdom of providence. WHAT A WONDERFUL LIFE! Talk about it... Nobody has commented yet. Nevertheless, sailors had a healthy respect for the seas ability to turn rogue at any time. You soften it with showers. The prosperity brought by God’s rain extends even to the wilderness and the hills––bringing great joy. Yahweh exhibited his power by creating the mountains––and by stilling the roaring seas––and by stilling the turmoil of the nations. God's purpose for this planet was abundance and health (cf. The noun ‘eser means one who is blessed––blissful––joyful. Awesome is a good translation in this verse. Psalm 65 suggests that the dome had entranceways (motsa’ey) through which entered the daytime and night (verse 8). 1475; Ibid., Morning by Morning, p. 292; J. Scott James, Christian World Pulpit, vol. Brueggemann regards Psalm 65 as a thanksgiving song of the community, albeit he notes that “there is something of a mismatch between the subject of verses 1-5a and the doxology that follows” (136). Sermon: Matthew 6: 1-4, 16-18 Giving and Fasting Sermon: Genesis 6:9 - 7:24 Mr Noah Built an Ark Cafe Church Talk: Wisdom for Life - Work Sermon: Genesis 5:1 - 6:8 Beginnings: Grief and Grace Harvest Sermon: Psalm 65 The Lord of the Harvest Sermon: Psalm 145 An A-Z of Praise Psa 65:1 For the director of music. This page is part of an ongoing series of lessons taken from the psalms. So also Yahweh’s visit to the earth in this verse was a kindly one. He could sense Yahweh’s presence with him on dangerous seas far from home––and be strengthened by his faith that God was with him. Thou visitest the earth, and waterest it: thou greatly enrichest it with the river of God. Schuyler Rhodes. Scripture: Psalms 65:1-13. The lead character, George Bailey, is shown what a wonderful life he has. Your carts (Heb. God of our salvation. The Paperback Bible presents the Bible by the Book and is designed to be portable, readable, and truly personal with ample margins for notations. They were much more vulnerable to storms and other hazards than today’s huge ships. In the kingdom of Providence, fixing the mountains (), calming the sea (), preserving the regular succession of day and night (), and making the earth fruitful ().These are … The Lord himself conducts the coronation, and sets the golden … Congregational handout; outline sermon text on following pages Sermon Notes & References Crown of the Year Psalm 65 October 13, 2013 A. Thanksgiving Sunday ), The Complete WordStudy Old Testament (Chattanooga; AMG Publishers, 1994), Baker, Warren and Carpenter, Eugene, The Complete WordStudy Dictionary: Old Testament (Chattanooga: AMG Publishers, 2003), Bromiley, Geoffrey (General Editor), The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised, 4 vols. That must have felt heavenly. labas––clothed) with flocks. to you all men will come. They also that dwell in the uttermost parts are afraid at thy tokens: thou makest the outgoings of the morning and evening to rejoice. The reference to Zion might suggest that the psalmist intends this psalm to be part of a celebration at the temple. If so, that would argue against Davidic authorship. Commentary on Psalm 65:1-5 (Read Psalm 65:1-5) All the praise the Lord receives from this earth is from Zion, being the fruit of the Spirit of Christ, and acceptable through him. Verses 5-8 acknowledge Yahweh’s saving power and creative power. Chapter 65. Rom. 2-8 We all arrive at your doorstep sooner. He was known as a GI’s friend––GI meaning ordinary soldier. So also we will find Yahweh’s house to be good (tob)––pleasing, proper, and as it should be. When one surveys Psalm 65 as a whole, what is most striking is the breadth of the psalm’s subject matter. you, our Go Sermons.com provides sermon illustrations, sermons, powerpoint and worship resources, and children's sermons & bulletins. Verse 1 begins with tehilla (praise) and verse 2 ends with tepillah (prayer). 1-8 and 9-13). "The God of Salvation" Sermon: Psalm 65 "The God of Salvation" [Psalm 65] October 28, 2007 Second Reformed Church Wednesday is the 490th anniversary of a very important event. “Blessed (Heb. tehillah) waits (Heb. “For the Chief Musician.” This is also found in Psalms 65-68. This translation is somewhat confusing. B. Wouldn’t that be an occasion to remember for the rest of your life? SCRIPTURE QUOTATIONS are from the World English Bible (WEB), a public domain (no copyright) modern English translation of the Holy Bible. Psalm 65 - Reasons to Praise God For the director of music. "Thou visitest the earth, and waterest it: thou greatly enrichest it with the river of God, [which] is full … David relates his troubles, 1-14, and then he spells out the doom of the wicked, v.15. having armed (Heb. No. To an agricultural people this was a memorable mercy. 1 Praise awaits You, O God, in Zion; to You our vows will be fulfilled. In this case, the recipient is Yahweh and the payment is praise. People envisioned the great sea (the Mediterranean) as the home of frightening sea monsters. The psalmist may have intended this as poetic wordplay. What Christians don't realize is that they have an even better. To get the feel of that, imagine that the president invited you to the Oval Office. Do you know what it is? gabar) me” (v. 3a). After feeling downcast and defeated, David remembered the privilege of prayer. hamon) of the nations” (v. 7). ◄Psalm 119:65 ► You are good to Your servant, O LORD, according to Your word. You who are the hope of all the ends of the earth, New! The valleys also are clothed with grain. Adrian Dieleman. Psalm 65. and Kahane, Ahuvia, The Oxford English-Hebrew Dictionary (Oxford University Press, 1998), Fohrer, Georg, Hebrew & Aramaic Dictionary of the Old Testament (SCM Press, 2012), Freedman, David Noel (ed. 532; and vol. We expect our fill of good things. This psalm centers around describing the great blessings of God. All Videos PDFs. Check out these helpful resources Biblical Commentary Sermons Children’s Sermons Hymn Lists. I feel privileged to go to Yahweh in prayer any hour of any day to state my concerns and plead my case. I’m not sure if the “Day of … Rev. “Sins (Heb. kol basar––all flesh) will come” (v. 2b). In actuality there are likely many more than two, but for our purposes here there are two. On October 31st, 1517, an Augustinian monk, by the name of Martin Luther, nailed his 95 Theses on the door of the Wittenberg Church. 8 They also who dwell in faraway places are afraid at your wonders. It is addressed to God in its entirely and presents Him as The God who forgives (verses 1-4), the God who intervenes in history (verses 5-8), … 65. God Our Confidence, verses 5-8. ma’gal) overflow with abundance” (v. 11). His presence was reassuring and put our minds at ease. We will be filled with the goodness of your house, B. that he may live in your courts. This psalm centers around describing the great blessings of God. “The pastures are covered (Heb. The psalmist doesn't check first whether there is rain or drought, fruitful or lean years, food or famine, health or sickness, prosperity or poverty. Psalm 67, Let All the Peoples Praise You. 1-2 Silence is praise to you, Zion-dwelling God, And also obedience. A Bible Devotion from Psalm 65 The Streams of God are Filled with Water You care for the land and water it; you enrich it abundantly. There is a missionary spirit in these verses. 2, 5, 8). 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