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Bible blog 2333

Continuing my translation with comment of Psalms 90-106 PSALM 100 A Psalm for Thanksgiving Shout acclamation to Yahweh, all the earth! Labour for Yahweh with laughter! Approach his presence with a joyful song! Know that Yahweh is God indeed; He has made us and we are his, his folk and the flock he feeds. Enter […]

Bible blog 2332

Continuing a translation with comment of Psalms 90-106 PSALM 99 Yahweh is King! The peoples tremble; He sits upon cherubim! The earth shakes. Yahweh is great in Zion, exalted above all the peoples. Let them honour your great and terrible name: “He is Holy!” Mighty king, you love fair judgement, you confirm justice; You have […]

Bible blog 2331

Continuing translation with comment of Psalms 90-106 PSALM 98 Sing to Yahweh a new song For he has worked wonders. His right hand and his holy arm Have won him the victory. Yahweh has revealed his victory; He has opened his justice to the eyes of the Gentiles, remembering his favour and faithfulness to the […]

Bible blog 2330

Continuing a translation with comment on Psalms 90-106 PSALM 97 Yahweh rules; let the earth rejoice; Let the many islands be merry! Cloud and mirk encompass him; Justice and fair judgement are his throne’s foundation. Fire is in front of him, Scorching his enemies on every side; His lightning illumines the world; The earth watches […]

Bible blog 2329

Continuing translation with comment of Psalms 90-106 PSALM 96 Sing a new song to Yahweh; Sing to Yahweh, all the earth! Sing to Yahweh and bless his name; Proclaim his power to rescue day by day. Narrate his glory among the nations; His deeds of power to all peoples! For Yahweh is great and to […]

Bible blog 2328

Continuing translation with comment of Psalms 90-106 PSALM 95 Come let us sing for joy to Yahweh; A victory shout to our rock of rescue. Let us greet his face with the gift of gratitude Let us shout to him in a procession of praise. For Yahweh is a high God, A high King over […]

Bible blog 2327

Continuing translation with comment of Psalms 90-106 Number 5 PSALM 94 Yahweh, avenger God! Avenger God, appear in light! Judge of the earth, arise, Pay back the proud! How long will the criminals, Yahweh, How long will the criminals crow? They spew out words, they speak proudly All these wrongdoers. They break your people in […]

Bible blog 2326

Continuing a project on Psalms 90- 119 Translation and comment 4 PSALM 93 Yahweh reigns, he is robed as king; Yahweh is robed, he is clothed with power; Yes, He has fixed the earth firmly; It shall not be shaken. Your throne was fixed in former times: From all ages you are God. ……….. The […]

Bible blog 2325

3rd blog in a new series on Psalms PSALM 92 A Psalm. A song for the Sabbath Day It is good to give thanks to Yahweh To make music to your name, Most High One; To declare your lovingkindness in the morning Your faithfulness at nightfall, With the harmony of the ten-stringed harp With the […]

Bible blog 2324

PSALM 91 Translation and comment Number 2 in new series Resident of the hidden place of the Most High Overnight guest in the shadow of Power I will say to Yahweh, “My Refuge and my Hill Fort My God in whom I have faith.” For He frees you from the fowler’s snare And from deadly […]