Posts Tagged Love

Psalm 136 – The Refrain of History

Psalm 136 is so simple and yet so profound.  Even the briefest reading of it will enable you to capture the central thought: ‘His steadfast love endures forever’.  Repeated as the second half of every single one of the 26 verses, it is clear what the Psalmist’s key theme is! At one level the refrain […]

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Psalm 5 – Contrasting abundance

Psalm 5 opens with David imploring God to listen to his cries, ‘Give ear to my words…consider my groaning.  Give attention to the sound of my prayer…to You do I pray’ (vv1,2).  He then reminds God of the fact that the wicked, evil, boasters, evildoers, liars, bloodthirsty and deceitful do not delight Him (vv4-6).  He points […]

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