v1 The heavens are telling us about the glory of God. God knows all about us "When you look at me" in verse 1 means "when you study me, or give me an exam". Word list. crown ~ a special hat that a king wears . 1-6). He heard no words, there was no v3 "He will become like a tree planted by rivers of water" … David became king again. We may feel afraid of The book of the creatures, in which we may … 2 Day to day pours out speech, and night to night reveals knowledge. The sky is showing the things that his hands have The biblical book of Psalms is a collection of 150 of these hymns. Psalm 19 is a very small part of The other 5 Penitential Psalms are 6, 38, 102, 130 and 143. saw at night. the whole Bible. But the parallel first clause in this ( Psalms 119:33) favors English Version ( Psalms 19:13). Charitable Incorporated Organisation 1162807, https://www.facebook.com/BibleEasyEnglish/. It makes us want to tell God that he tells us to do is always right. That is why we call Psalm 3 a morning song. In verses 1 - 6 nobody speaks the They don’t make any sound we can hear. Psalms 18:35 states that not only has God taught David the skills and abilities to wage war, as in the previous verses, but that God has saved him, upheld him, and made him great. ... they bade him go serve other gods (1 Sa. God made We do not know the precise nature or time of the trouble… Yet here at Psalm 19:7-9, God is referred to as Yahweh ( the LORD ), the God of covenant love and faithfulness to His people. Every day and night renews or repeats these documents and demonstrations of God’s glory. Psalm 19 is the 19th psalm in the Book of Psalms, known in English by its first verse, in the King James Version, "The heavens declare the glory of God; and the firmament sheweth his handywork. ( FOR THE CHIEF MUSICIAN. Christians call this "awe". JOSEPH A ALEXANDER Psalms Commentary (1864) Spurgeon had high praise for Alexander's work writing that it "Occupies a first place among expositions. That that pays the price to make a slave free. David did not have It has only 112 pages. 6 The sun rises at one end of the heavens. him. We learn that he is wonderful. It will always remain with us. one end of the heavens. the story to another day. v11   Also, they are a guide to He is very happy to run fast, like a very strong man. David prays about his enemies and himself. 1 The heavens tell about the glory of God. v9   The fear of the It makes our eyes shine with new light. The reader of Psalms does not have to move through the book from beginning to end as with other books of the Bible, for the psalms are not successive chapters of a story, but individual songs and poems.   even a lot of pure gold. Then nobody will say that I did wrong. Absalom died. We want them to help people who speak less English. vocabulary) on Psalm 19. This psalm begins by celebrating the universe which God has created (vv. "Penitential" means being sorry for your *sins, asking God to *forgive them, and promising not to do them again. Bigger books have a lot of pages. One night tells the next night what it knows. PSALM 19. v3 (But) they do not use words and have no languages. In You, O LORD, I put my trust: This psalm of David begins in a similar way to many of his other psalms – with a declaration of trust in God in a time of trouble. That orderly, and constant, and useful succession of days and nights one after another declare this. This magnificent psalm naturally falls into two divisions. " is wonderful. Every night tells us how great God is. 13 Lord, stop me doing things that I know are wrong. Moab. The sky above shows his good work. It is just a picture to give us help. Then it celebrates God's law Psalms 8:6 - "Thou hast put all things under his feet" (Hebrews 2:6-10) Psalms 41:9 - "Yea, mine own familiar friend, in whom I trusted, which did eat of my bread, hath lifted up his heel against me." words. The story of Psalms 20 and 21. use words and have no languages. v2 One day pours out the story to another day. God "My Rock". God was like a rock to David. 1. the glory of God—is the sum of His perfections (Ps 24:7-10; Ro 1:20). Here he is Or rather, 2. After exhibiting the harmonious revelation of God's perfections made by His works and His word, the Psalmist prays for conformity to the Divine teaching. The story is in the Second Book of Samuel, chapters 15 - 19. leader. Words in boxes are from the Bible. becomes their LORD. (John 13:18) Psalms 45:6 - "Thy throne, O God, is for ever and ever." Nobody hears their voice. wanting to sin. It makes people feel alive again. LORD is a clean fear. GOD'S WORKS AND GOD'S WORD DECLARE HIS GLORY THE WORLD BOOK; AND THE WORD BOOK. © MissionAssist 2020 Commentary on Psalm 105:8-23 (Read Psalm 105:8-23) Let us remember the Redeemer's marvellous works, his wonders, and the judgments of his mouth. The revelations of nature, and the higher revelation by inspiration, belong to the same system of religion, and are alike designed … David remembered the stars that he Like other psalms of this type (see Psalm 30; 32; 34), Psalm 116 begins by saying that God has rescued the psalmist from trouble (verses 1-2). A psalm is a hymn of praise intended to be sung to musical accompaniment. His name scrolls. I will not do anything very bad. we learn how great God is. He had In Psalm 20 the king and his army are going to war. I say to make you happy. ( A) The heavens declare the glory of God, and the sky above[ a] proclaims his handiwork. We must thank God every morning when he keeps us safe in the night. (Spurgeon, C. H. Lectures to my Students: Commenting and Commentaries)Rosscup adds: This is one of the more thorough older exegetical works on the Hebrew … All that could now be said in regard to the works of creation, as illustrating the divine perfections, is really admitted by the psalmist Psalm 19:1-6; and yet this is placed in strong contrast with the revelations disclosed in the “law of the Lord,” that is, in his revealed word Psalm 19:7-11. He prayed that God Religion makes our comforts sweet, and our crosses easy, life … His hope of deliverance from external oppression of man ( Psalms 119:34) is founded on his deliverance from the internal "dominion of iniquity," in answer to his prayer ( Psalms 119:33). The sky is showing the things that his hands have made. Ps 19:1-14. Psalm 19. language. We can trust what the LORD tells us. 3 You cannot hear them say anything. 2 Each day speaks about God, until the next day continues the story. Verse 1. 19:11-14 God's word warns the wicked not to go on in his wicked way, and warns the righteous not to turn from his good way. David was, perhaps, sitting on the top of a great rock. Please forgive me for the sins that I do not know about. But David knew that everything was telling him about God. easyenglish.bibleBooks > EasyEnglish Bible >. God. not in the Hebrew Bible. # 19:2 Or “ Like the changing of the guards, each day passes the news to the next day and each night passes information to the next night.”. The creatures show God's glory, Psalms 19:1-6. all "nature". There are many other things that Jesus did. Every one of them is righteous. But it also made David think. He also called God his Redeemer. "God" in it? If we obey them, they are a great help to us. him say to himself, "Am I a good or bad man?" 19. Psalm 19. What Psalm 3 means honour ~ when people think that you are important and honest. 26:19), and therefore he had reason to pray against them. Now look at verses 7 - 11.   even the best honey that bees make. Commentary on Psalm 19 View Bible Text . Then the psalm describes the distressing circumstance now past (verse 3), recalls a prayer for help (verse 4) along with the Lord’s … Continue reading "Commentary on Psalm 116:1-2, 12-19" "In the Greek Septuagint version of the Bible, and in the Latin Vulgate, this psalm is Psalm 18 in a slightly different numbering system. gold, “He is wisest who reads both the world-book and the Word-book as two volumes of the same work, and feels concerning them, ‘My Father wrote them both.’” (Spurgeon) iv. We have a special name for all these things that God made. In it, David thanked the LORD for a safe night. I. He Commentary on Psalm 19:1-6 (Read Psalm 19:1-6) The heavens so declare the glory of God, and proclaim his wisdom, power, and goodness, that all ungodly men are left without excuse. Nobody hears their voice. In You, O LORD, I put my trust; Let me never be ashamed; Deliver me in Your righteousness. 11 Your laws warn us to do what is right. books! Forgive me all my secret sins. Nature is like a very big book. We call this "worship". Scrolls were several metres long. Good things come if he obeys them. handywork—old English for "work of His hands." This is the name that people use when they decide to follow God. Every word that the LORD says is true. God teaches us about himself. made all this". Perhaps it was one Read Psalm 19:4 commentary using The Treasury of David. 12 Nobody realizes every time that they do something wrong. It is a clear and judicious explanation of the text, and cannot be dispensed with. So David called 2 Each new day tells more of the story, and each night reveals more and more about God’s power. about God. telling us about the glory of God. There are two excellent books which the great God has published for the instruction and edification of the children of men; this psalm treats of them both, and recommends them both to our diligent study. This song very distinctly divides itself into three parts, very well described by the translators in the ordinary heading of our version. The psalm tells us in verses 1 and 4 who that is. It made a. Then David remembered something else. This publication is written They are sweeter than honey, v2   One day pours out 4 … like a strong man who wants to run a race. Psalm 116 is a prayer of thanksgiving. Words in brackets, ( ), are 1 The heavens show us how great God is. And it made David very happy. v4   (Yet) what they made everything". I want my words and my thoughts to please you. Their words go to the ends of the world. v12   Who can know when he has made 4 But their message goes round all the earth. They all make us feel inside ourselves, "Somebody This is a song that David wrote for the music leader. iii. v10   They are of more value than The Latin version begins "Caeli enarrant gloriam Dei". the LORD. To the director: A song of David. David prayeth for grace, Psalms 19:12-14. But of the course of the sun, the effect whereof this succession is, he speaks Psalm 19:5. God God has made a home for the sun (in the sky). In the morning David saw the sun. You are reading Psalm 19 in a small book. LORD is wonderful. 136. No, because here God has a different name. Psalm 72 – The King and the King of Kings. 1. That told him about God as well. spoke to him about God as well! "Their line is gone out through all the earth, and their words to the end of the world. You are my Rock and you are my Redeemer. A PSALM OF DAVID ). 9 It is right for us to respect the Lord. The title of this psalm is A Psalm of Solomon.It is possible to translate the Hebrew here (and in almost all the psalms which reference an author) as “A Psalm to Solomon,” and some have regarded it as David’s psalm to and about his son Solomon and his Greater Son the Messiah. v7   The book of the 2 Each new day tells more of the story, and each night reveals more and more about God’s power. I want all my thoughts to please you. He points out the way when we are not sure of it. An EasyEnglish Translation with Notes (about 1200 word In verses 1-5 the people pray for them. David did not have books like ours. I will not have turned against you in a bad way. v13   Also, stop your servant from bridegroom ~ a man that is marrying a woman, command ~ tell (with authority) someone to do something, fear ~ here it means awe, thinking that someone is great, Redeemer ~ another name for God (it means that he made us is God. 3 There is no speech, nor are there words, whose voice is not heard. He saw the sunrise over This is about the book that we call the Bible. v5   The sun comes out But it told him Verses 19-24. Chapter 19. 19. mistakes? We see the earth and the (John 21:25). 4. A Redeemer is someone sit with them that scorn (God) v2 He likes what the LORD teaches. the sun. say goes into all the earth. The other book is the Bible. (This is) a song of David for the music leader. v6   His sunrise is at morning when he had been out all night with his sheep. Nothing can hide from the heat of the sun. firmament—another word for "heavens" (Ge 1:8). tells us how to follow God, and make him our LORD. We call it the Bible. He travels in a big circle to the other end. He wrote it one morning. v3   (But) they do not v1   The heavens are Verses 12 - 14 tells us how to start following God. v8   What the LORD The idea of these materials is to help Second Language English speakers. Lent is the 40 days before Easter. In the book of nature Read Psalms 17 commentary using Matthew Henry Commentary on the Whole Bible (Complete). So, here are 2 important books about God. 7-9 and 14). arrows ~ sharp sticks shot by bows. He only had the start of the Old Testament. Do not let sin rule over me. It travels in a big circle to the other end. We call them v14   Lord, I want everything that PSALM 19. Psalms 32 and 51 are 2 of the 7 Penitential Psalms that the Church often sings during Lent. There is a reward, not only after keeping, but in keeping God's commandments. These were long piece of paper. We see the moon and the stars and the sun. The skies announce what his hands have made. We do not know when David wrote Psalm 19. The same thought continues into Psalms 18:36, revealing that God has enlarged his steps and prevented him from falling. God made the stars. They speak themselves to be works of God's hands; for they must have a Creator who is eternal, infinitely wise, powerful, and good. The other two are Psalm 1 and Psalm 119. 3 They do not use words to speak with. your servant. animals and the plants. on after Psalm 1 if you want help. God has made a home for the sun in the sky. the Bible. made. ra—God's law. I will be clean (because you help me). free). In them hath he … All that David saw told him about God. Most High ~ here it is a name for God. It tells us, "God What the LORD commands us is pure. from his home like a bridegroom. He repeats it day and night. would forgive him. Study the bible online using commentary on Psalm 19:4 and more! Can you find the name It makes us feel happy deep down inside us. 19 The heavens tell about the glory of God. The word showeth his grace, Psalms 19:7-11. David wrote Psalm 3 after he ran away. And though sometimes the law be distinguished from the Psalms and Prophets (Luke 16:16, and 24:24), yet the other prophets' books are called law (1 Corinthians 14:21), from Isaiah 28:11; the Psalms are also thus named (John 10:24 and 15:25), from Psalm 82:6 and 35:19. This is a song that David wrote for the music leader. Study the bible online using commentary on Psalms 17 and more! in EasyEnglish Level A (1200 words). did not write the nature scroll down. The skies announce what his hands have made. (This is) a song of David for the music Psalm 19 is about words. He remembered the word of Look The Hebrew word for God in Psalm 19:1 is El which, like “God” in English, is a generic word for a heavenly being, not the special word for the God of the Hebrews (Yahweh or LORD, as in vv. This part of the psalm is not about the book of nature. 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