Tag Archives: Psalm 45

forgetting our past

forgetting our past Psalm 45:10-17 (JDV) Psalm 45:10 Listen, daughter, focus and consider: forget your people and your father’s house, Psalm 45:11 and the king will desire your beauty. Bow down to him, because he is your lord. Psalm 45:12 … Continue reading

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the best place to be

the best place to be Psalm 45:8-9 (JDV) Psalm 45:8 Myrrh, aloes, and cassia emit from all your garments; from ivory palaces harps bring you joy. Psalm 45:9 Kings’ daughters are among your honored women; the queen, adorned with gold … Continue reading

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a permanent throne

a permanent throne Psalm 45:6-7 (JDV) Psalm 45:6 Your throne, God, is permanent and always; the scepter of your kingdom is a scepter of justice. Psalm 45:7 You love righteousness and hate wickedness; therefore God, your God, has anointed you … Continue reading

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good leaders

good leaders Psalm 45:2-5 (JDV) Psalm 45:2 You are more handsome than other sons of Adam; charm flows from your lips. That is why God has empowered you forever. Psalm 45:3 Mighty warrior, strap your sword at your side. In … Continue reading

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bragging about the king

bragging about the king Psalm 45:1 (JDV) Psalm 45:11 My heart keeps moving to a good word as I recite my verses to a king; my tongue is the pen of a skillful scribe. bragging about the king It is … Continue reading

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forgetting our people

Psalm 45 These words are mostly addressed to the newly crowned king, praising him because God has blessed him with greatness.  But the later verses (11-17) are addressed to the king’s bride.  She is advised to forget her people and … Continue reading

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