Tag Archives: Psalm 7

20180918

Psalms 7:17 I will thank Yahveh for his righteousness; I will sing about the name of Yahveh Most High. The psalmist concludes his prayer with an anticipation of future praise. His expectations are not based on what he has accomplished, … Continue reading

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20180917

Psalms 7:14-16 Notice, the wicked one is pregnant with evil, conceives hardship, and gives birth to a lie. 15 He dug a pit and hollowed it out but fell into the hole he had made. 16 The hardship he plans … Continue reading

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20180916

Psalms 7:12-13 12 If anyone will not repent, he will sharpen his sword; he has strung his bow and made it ready. 13 He has readied his deadly weapons; he tips his arrows with fire. The psalmist feels like his … Continue reading

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20180915

Psalms 7:11 God is a righteous judge and a God who demonstrates his wrath every day. The psalmist is speaking to those who bank on a God who only interferes in human lives and events on some cosmic chronological scale. … Continue reading

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20180914

Psalms 7:10 My shield is from God, who saves those who are upright in heart. Having called on God to treat both himself and his enemies with the same justice, the psalmist now boasts of a protective shield from God. … Continue reading

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20180913

Psalms 7:9 Cause the evil of the wicked to come to an end, but make the righteous permanent. The one who tests the thoughts and emotions is a righteous God. What the psalmist is praying for is the victory of … Continue reading

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201809012

Psalms 7:7 Cause the assembly of peoples to gather around you; take your exalted seat presiding over it. Psalms 7:8 Yahveh who judges the peoples — vindicate me, Yahveh, based on my righteousness and my integrity. We know that God … Continue reading

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20180911

Psalms 7:6 Get up angrily Yahveh ; lift yourself up against the burning anger of my enemies; awake for me; you have destined a judgment. The psalmist knows that God has destined a judgment day against all evil in he … Continue reading

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20180910

Psalms 7:3 Yahveh, my God, if I have done this, if there is crime on my hands, Psalms 7:4 if I have done harm to one at peace with me or even took advantage of my enemy without cause, Psalms … Continue reading

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the pregnant man

Psalm 7 David talks about how the wicked man conceives evil, and is pregnant with mischief.  He is thinking of Cush the Benjaminite, who must have slandered him in some way.  David knows that eventually God will judge and punish … Continue reading

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