This post comes in the recent aftermath of Thanksgiving and so I thought it might be appropriate to discuss giving thanks, which I am currently trying to make a more habitual practice (that is finding more occasions during the day to give thanks and for a greater variety of blessings that I would usually take … Continue reading Give Thanks!
We continue this entry with its namesake verse. Sing praises to the Lord, who sits enthroned in Zion! Tell among the peoples his deeds! For he who avenges blood is mindful of them; he does not forget the cry of the afflicted. (Psalm 9:11-12 ESV) Here we see verse two (Psalms 9:2 ESV) echoed by … Continue reading Going Through the Psalms – Psalm 9 – Sing Praises! (part 2)
This psalm is titled "To The Choirmaster: According to Muth-Labben. A Psalm of David." (ESV). Having read through some commentary there is a lack of consensus and certainty as to what the term "Muth-Labben" means. The English Standard Version of the bible indicates that it is "probably a music or liturgical term." C.H. Spurgeon speculates … Continue reading Going Through the Psalms – Psalm 9 – Sing Praises! (part 1)