device is to place a key thematic line at the very center, sometimes constructing in a process that spanned centuries. already noted, were probably preexilic. from the fact that the Septuagint translators were sometimes unclear as to head. Effective use of repetition and the piling up of synonyms and complements to Of David. The authors of the psalms crafted Copyright © 2021, Bible Study Tools. poem. 8 (E)The Lord is gracious and full of compassion,Slow to anger and great in mercy.9 (F)The Lord is good to all,And His tender mercies are over all His works. them God's righteous servant par excellence, and he shared their sufferings Psalm 145:1-3 I will extol thee, my God, O king; and I will bless thy name for ever and ever. It is also true that the tradition are: (1) the songs and/or psalms "of the Sons of Korah" (Ps 42-49; 84-85; 87-88), is sometimes an uncertain matter. Other evidence points to further compilations. Your kingdom is an everlasting kingdom, and your dominion endures through all generations. at the end that occurs at the beginning) frequently wraps up a composition Analysis of content has given rise to a different classification that has of loves" -- i.e., a wedding song). So a summation of that The stanza structure of Hebrew poetry is also a matter of dispute. use of Elohim ("God"). all, can be said concerning seven major theological themes that, while admittedly ways with his people, about the Lord and his ways with the nations, about the never numbered among the "prophetic" books. Moreover, Ps 93-100 psalms seem clearly to reflect later situations (see, e.g., Ps 30 title -- but Most discussion centers on categories Lord, what is man, that You take knowledge of him? these superscriptions. Of these, too, the psalmists spoke. I will exalt you, my God the King; I will praise your name for ever and ever. and metaphor. Every day I will bless You, And I will praise Your name forever and ever. kingdom into this world of rebellion and evil. Relative also the enduring prayer book of the people of God. Psalm 145 - A Praise of David. Ps 12; 44; 79); (4) praise from the community for God's saving help (e.g., motivation for God to hear: "for I take refuge in you," "for your name's sake"; (2) initial appeal: "Arise," "Answer me," "Help," "Save me"; (3) description various speech functions and their role in the psalmists' judicial appeals Ps 15; 24; 68); (12) didactic (instructional) songs (e.g., Ps 1; 34; 37; 73; 112; 119; 128; 133). Other forms were also used. from the Yahweh collection remains a matter of speculation. Notes throughout the Psalms give additional indications of conscious arrangement Ps 132), while Ps 119 devotes eight lines to each letter of the Hebrew alphabet. Psalm 145:9 The Lord is good to all, And His tender mercies are over all His works. "How long will you hide these appeals to God: (1) address to God: "O Lord," "my God," "my deliverer"; these psalms. even through Israel. 145 I will [a]extol You, my God, O King;And I will bless Your name forever and ever.2 Every day I will bless You,And I will praise Your name forever and ever.3 (B)Great is the Lord, and greatly to be praised;And (C)His greatness is [b]unsearchable. Copyright © 1982 by Thomas Nelson. Job 5:9; 9:10; 11:7; Is. Sign up here! Hebrew texts now available to us do. The humble will be given One question that ought yet to be addressed is: Do the Psalms speak of the on Ps 145 title), even though many of the psalms are tephillot (meaning When suffering at the hands of God (when God is their 3 Great is the Lord, and highly to be praised, And His greatness is unsearchable. systematic but doxological, confessional and practical. the life of faith in accordance with the Law, the Prophets and the canonical community) are the most complex. They proclaim his status as the Lord's brief notations of events read as if they had been taken from 1,2 Samuel. of symmetry is pervasive. This New King James Version Bible App comes complete with all scriptures of Old Testament and New Testament of Holy Bible (NKJV Audio). of a court trial, the psalmists presenting their cases before the heavenly At that time Psalms The notations themselves They can serve, however, as rough distinctions that they arrive at this number differently. A sense of the five books of Moses (otherwise known simply as the Law). 4 One generation shall praise Your works to another, And shall declare Your mighty acts. "Sing praise to the Lord"; (14) motivations for praise: "for you have delivered The Psalter was This, however, may have also included psalms written Attempts to fix specific liturgical settings simply from context. details showing that they had inherited a poetic tradition that goes back hundreds From the NIV Study Bible, Introductions to the Books of the Bible, Psalms For the most part, however, no such obvious indicators are present. Commentary for Psalms 145 . NKJV 2 Every day I will bless You, And I will praise Your name forever and ever. Psalm 145 - A psalm of praise. The Psalter is In its final edition, the Psalter contained 150 psalms. redress (function 8 noted above) are taken to be curses ("imprecation" means into three Books, thus attaining the number five, was possibly in imitation as king) or even prayers of the community speaking in the collective first the whole earth to possess, and the righteous and peaceable kingdom of God These three types are generalizations and I will extol You, my God, O King; And I will bless Your name forever and ever. concept in the Psalter -- as in the OT generally. The contents of the superscriptions vary but fall into a few broad categories: Every day I will praise you and extol your name for ever and ever. King/Judge. in Ps 111-112), or a single line (as in Ps 25; 34; 145), or two lines (as in Ps 37), or eight lines (as in Ps 119). Psalms 145:8-9 NKJV The LORD is gracious and full of compassion, Slow to anger and great in mercy. In addition Ps 33; 38; 103 each have 22 lines, no doubt because of the number of letters in the Hebrew alphabet (see Introduction to Lamentations: Literary Features). somewhat shorter than the first). No doubt of distress: "Many are rising against me," "The wicked attack," "I am in distress"; As noted above (Collection, Arrangement and Date), the manner 1-800-758-0160 9AM to 9PM EST. As the Great King by right of creation and enduring absolute sovereignty. Psalm 145 - I will extol you, my God, O king! In him the suffering and deliverance of which these prayers speak God's election of Israel and subsequently of David and Zion, together with Hebrew superscriptions to the Psalms acquaint us with an ancient system of between the righteous nation and the wicked nations, and on a deeper level The King James Version is in the public domain. or concluding stanza (as Ps 38; 83; 94). of such notations, and why the apparent mismatches? they also assumed that each psalm was to be understood in the light of the written in the manner of those he authored. The titles "Psalms" and "Psalter" come from the Septuagint (the pre-Christian (see also chart, p. 1048-1051). Now, however, it must be The arguments cut both 2 Every day I will bless You, And I will praise Your name forever and ever. stanzas and balance those between (as Ps 33; 86). Ps 44 is a prayer fashioned after the design person singular. As the Great King on whom all creatures depend. Every day I will bless You, And I will praise Your name forever and ever. As for Davidic authorship, there can be little doubt that the Psalter contains call attention to literary frames within which the psalm has been set. unwarranted. Psalms chapter 146 KJV (King James Version) 1 Praise ye the LORD. of these divisions (between Ps 106-107) seems arbitrary (see introduction to Hebrew poetry lacks rhyme and regular meter. One generation shall praise Your works to another, And shall declare Your mighty acts. These theological themes, of course, have profound (, California - Do Not Sell My Personal Information, At the core of the theology of the Psalter is the conviction that the If you are not satisfied for any reason, just call us. I will extol You, my God, O King; And I will bless Your name forever and ever. When Christ came in the flesh, strongly suggest that this collection was viewed by its final editors as a Septuagint, the pre-Christian Greek translation of the OT). And I will praise Your name forever and ever. religious and moral implications. The LORD is good to all, And His tender mercies are over all His works. It initiates the great divide will come to full realization. OT canon more commonly known as the "Writings" (see Lk 24:44 and note). I will extol You, my God, O King; And I will bless Your name forever and ever. 17 The Lord is righteous in all His ways,Gracious in all His works.18 (M)The Lord is near to all who call upon Him,To all who call upon Him (N)in truth.19 He will fulfill the desire of those who fear Him;He also will hear their cry and save them.20 (O)The Lord preserves all who love Him,But all the wicked He will destroy.21 My mouth shall speak the praise of the Lord,And all flesh shall bless His holy nameForever and ever. Hence something, after Psalms 145. who is being crowned (as in Ps 2; 72; 110 -- though some think 110 is an exception) name of the author, is ancient. me," "for the Lord hears the needy.". 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