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30:1 <A Psalm and Song at the dedication of the house of David.>
I will extol
thee, O Lord, for you have lifted me up and have not made my foes to rejoice
30:2,3 O Lord
I cried unto you and you have healed me. O Lord,
you have brought up my soul from the grave. You have kept me alive, that
I should not go down to the pit.
30:5 For his anger endures but a moment. In his favour is life.(in
his favor is being aligned with
what he is). Weeping may endure for a night, but joy comes
in the morning.
30:6 And in my prosperity I said, I shall
never be moved.
30:11 You have turned for me my mourning into dancing. You have put
off my sackcloth and girded me with gladness.
30:12 There is a generation that are pure in their own eyes and yet
is not washed from their filthiness.
how would one believe if he or she was like that?
31st chapter To the chief Musician, A Psalm of David: In you, O Lord,
do I put my trust. Let me never be ashamed. Deliver me in your righteousness.
could also read 'deliver me your righteousness, because righteousness is
a gift from God.
31:2-4 Bow down thine ear to me; deliver me speedily. Be thou my strong
rock, for an house of defence to save me. For thou art my rock and my fortress;
therefore for thy name's sake lead me and guide me. Pull me out of the
net that they have laid privily for me, for you are my strength.
31:5,6 Into your hand I commit my spirit.(David
wrote this Psalm and is saying that in his very deep being, his whole heart's
intent is committed to trusting
God in life). You have redeemed
me, O Lord God of truth. I have hated
them that regard lying vanities.(their
ways are abominable;
how abominable were their ways?.Jeremiah
16:12), but I trust in the Lord..
came to see how very kind God is:.Psalms
26:3 "Because of your lovingkindness I am firmly established in truth."
31:7 I will be glad and rejoice in thy mercy, for you have considered
my trouble; you have known my soul in adversities.
31:8-14 I will be glad and rejoice in thy mercy. For thou hast considered
my trouble; thou hast known my soul in adversities; And hast not shut me
up into the hand of the enemy. Thou hast set my feet in a large room. Have
mercy upon me, O Lord, for I am in trouble. Mine eye is consumed with grief,
yea, my soul and my belly. For my life is spent with grief and my years
with sighing. My strength fails because of mine iniquity and my bones are
consumed. I was a reproach among all mine enemies, but especially among
my neighbours and a fear to mine acquaintance. They that did see me without
fled from me. I am forgotten as a dead man out of mind. I am like a broken
vessel, for I have heard the slander of many and fear was on every side.
While they took counsel together against me, they devised to take away
my life. But I trusted in thee, O Lord. I said, Thou art my God.
31:15 My times are in your hand. Deliver me from the hand of mine enemies
and from them that persecute me.
31:16 Make thy face to shine upon thy servant. Save me for thy mercies'
31:17 Let me not be ashamed, O Lord; for I have called upon thee. Let
the wicked be ashamed and let them be silent in the grave.
31:18 Let the lying lips be put to silence; which speak grievous things
proudly and contemptuously against the righteous.
31:19 Oh how great is your goodness, which you have laid up for them
that fear you, which you have wrought for them that trust in you before
the sons of men!
31:20 You shalt hide them in the secret of your presence from the pride
of man. You shall keep them secretly in a pavilion
from the strife of tongues.
31:21 Blessed be the Lord, for he has showed me his marvelous kindness
in a strong city.
31:22 For I said in my haste, I am cut off from before thine eyes.
Nevertheless thou heardest the voice of my supplications when I cried unto
31:23 O love the Lord, all you his saints; for the Lord preserves the
faithful and plentifully rewards the proud doer.
31:24 Be of good courage
and he shall strengthen.(Isaiah
35:4).your heart, all you
that hope in the Lord.
strengthen heart, hope.(look
to God to help).in
God is all for you.