18 May it please you to prosper Zion, to build up the walls of Jerusalem. Let the bones which You have broken rejoice - The New English Bible gives us a sense fo what David is saying let the bones dance which thou hast broken. ( The Upright Mans Character ) iller Notice David's thought about the renewal which comes with God's forgiveness. Some people think the angry God of the Old Testament is vastly different from the loving Father of the New, but they are wrong. Knowing of the continuing revival on a certain mission field and because it was continuing and not merely sudden and passing, I long felt that they had a further secret we needed to learn. God wants to restore the joy to you that is your birthright as a Christian.
David 's, prayer for Pardon and, confession of, sin psalm 51 ) - Great
Nkjv - A, prayer of, repentance - To the Chief - Bible Gateway
Admit you are a sinner, say what is wrong and then come to Him and name. The stains are deep, and the purifying process must go on until they are all removed. In Psalm 51, David fully realizes and celebrates this fact. Therefore they judge themselves and are not concerned about others. Like one person said when we act this way we are in essence "practical atheists!" Boice It refers to crossing a forbidden boundary with the thought that this is a serious rebellion. Have mercy upon me, O God, According to Your lovingkindness; According to the multitude of Your tender mercies, Blot out my transgressions. Spurgeon And in the hidden parts thou shalt make me to know wisdom. Mercy is the sinner's attribute - as much a part of the divine nature as justice.
Psalm 23: Analysis,
Unless we acknowledge that a problem may also be rooted in a sinful choice weve made, we will never enjoy the healing we can receive by being forgiven. So, he got away with. (Ps 4:1- note ) Be gracious to me, O lord, for I am pining away; Heal me, O lord, for my bones are dismayed. (Ps 139:23, 24- note ) Comment : If your ears are not hearing joy and gladness, the problem may not be around you but within you. 1Have mercy on me, O God, according to your unfailing love; according to your great compassion blot out my transgressions. "When Nathan the prophet came unto him, after he had gone in to Bathsheba." When the divine message had aroused his dormant conscience and made him see the greatness of his guilt, he wrote this Psalm. The sacrifices of God are a broken spirit, A broken and a contrite heart These, O God, You will not despise. And when we walk in integrity and honesty, when we flee duplicity and hypocrisy, we can face anything. Thank you for restoring in me the joy of your salvation. They pervert this psalm and say: I perceive the sins of others, and the sins of others are always before. I give up myself, and whatever I know, Now wash me, and I shall be whiter than snow. A man may go joying and mourning to his grave, yes, to heaven, at the same time.