Copyright © 2019 by Zondervan. Introduction. (Note: It can hardly be doubted, that, in opposition to the pointing as we have it, which only recognises one מעוז (מעז) from עזז, to be strong, there are two different substantives having this principal form, viz., מעז a fortress, secure place, bulwark, which according to its derivation is inflected מעזּי, etc., and מעוז equivalent to the Arabic ma‛âdh, a hiding-place, defence, refuge, which ought to have been declined מעוזי or מעוּזי like the synonymous מנוּסי (Olshausen 201, 202). He felt assured that his prayer would be regarded, and that God would relieve and deliver him. Jesus explained this very plainly (John 15:19), “If you were of the world, the world would love its own; but because you are not of the world, but I chose you out of the worl… You have set my feet in a large place. On the meaning of the phrase “To the chief Musician,” see the notes at the title to Psalm 4:1-8.There can be no doubt that the inscription which ascribes it to David is correct, and that he was the author. The thought "show me Thy salvation, for Thou art my Saviour," underlies the connection expressed by כּי in Psalm 31:4 and Psalm 31:5. 31:1–4 pp— Ps 71:1–3. In the notion of אל אמת it is impossible to exclude the reference to false gods which is contained in אלהי אמת, 2 Chronicles 15:3, since, in Psalm 31:7, "vain illusions" are used as an antithesis. True, the two substantives from עזז and עוז meet in their meanings like praesidium and asylum, and according to passages like Jeremiah 16:19 appear to be blended in the genius of the language, but they are radically distinct.). that you have stored up for those who fear you. Not God, but the enemy, or the wicked man, spoken of (Psalm 7:5). w. 2 Turn your ear to me, x. come quickly to my rescue; y. be my rock of refuge, z. a strong fortress to save me. a. I TRUST IN YAHWEH. For the director of music. 4 For you are my rock and my fortress; b. for your name’s sake lead me and guide me. Psalm 100 is known as a psalm for thanksgiving, and exhortation of praise to God.This song of praise should be considered as a prophecy, and even used as a prayer, for the coming of that time when all people shall know that the Lord he is God and shall become his worshipers, and the sheep of his pasture. In you, LORD, I have taken refuge; let me never be put to shame; deliver me in your righteousness. KING JAMES VERSION (KJV) TRANSLATION, MEANING, CONTEXT. 1 In you, Lord, I have taken refuge; v. let me never be put to shame; deliver me in your righteousness. Psalm 31 - For the director of music. Or, יתר can be interpreted as a rope for a rope, a line for a line. Like David, He commends His spirit to God; but not, that He may not die, but that dying He may not die, i.e., that He may receive back again His spirit-corporeal life, which is hidden in the hand of God, in imperishable power and glory. Blessed is the one whose sin the LORD does not count against them and in whose spirit is no deceit. The language is David's, in which the language of the Tra, and more especially of Deuteronomy (Deuteronomy 32:30; Deuteronomy 23:16), is re-echoed. The perfect פּדיתה is not used here, as in Psalm 4:2, of that which is past, but of that which is already as good as past; it is not precative (Ew. 2 Bow down thine ear to me; deliver me speedily: be thou my strong rock, for an house of defence to save me.. 3 For thou art my rock and my fortress; therefore for thy name's sake lead me, and guide me. 223, b), but, like the perfects in Psalm 31:8, Psalm 31:9, an expression of believing anticipation of redemption. This psalm is addressed to “the chief Musician,” and purports to be a psalm of David. If you blend in with the world, they don’t bother you. צוּר מעוז in Psalm 71:3, a rock of habitation, i.e., of safe sojourn, fully warrants this interpretation. (R), 9 Be merciful to me, Lord, for I am in distress;(S)    my eyes grow weak with sorrow,(T)    my soul and body(U) with grief.10 My life is consumed by anguish(V)    and my years by groaning;(W)my strength fails(X) because of my affliction,[b](Y)    and my bones grow weak. New International Version (NIV). 15:7): “Because of the haughtiness (יתרה) with which they acted.” 25 Strengthen yourselves, and He will give your heart courage, all who hope to the Lord. Probably (as in Psalm 5:6) it is to be read שׂנאת with the lxx, Vulgate, Syriac, and Arabic versions (Hitzig, Ewald, Olshausen, and others). In the waiting of service is included, according to Psalm 59:10, the waiting of trust. (N)7 I will be glad and rejoice in your love,    for you saw my affliction(O)    and knew the anguish(P) of my soul.8 You have not given me into the hands(Q) of the enemy    but have set my feet in a spacious place. Tur (J)5 Into your hands I commit my spirit;(K)    deliver me, Lord, my faithful God. But the Bible repeatedly shows that it is often because you follow the Lord that you encounter various trials. mlâd, malja‛, and the like. 8 And hast not shut me up into the hand of the enemy thou hast set my feet in a large room. God had not turned away from him, but had shown that he regarded with interest all his feelings, his desires, his hopes. ma'wad) is prop. In thee, O LORD, do I put my trust; let me never be ashamed: deliver me in thy righteousness. Psalm 31:7-8. In all troubles we may praise God if these are left. Upgrade to Bible Gateway Plus, and access the NEW NIV Study Bible Notes, Fully Revised Edition. 50:6; [Rom. 2 Turn your ear to me, come quickly to my rescue; be my rock of refuge, a strong fortress to save me. We do not know the precise nature or time of the trouble… Instead of translating it "out of the net, which etc.," according to the accents (cf. In Jonah's psalm, Psalm 2:9, this is expressed by משׁמּרים הבלי־שׁוא; in the present instance the Kal is used in the signification observare, colere, as in Hosea 4:10, and even in Proverbs 27:18. (Z)11 Because of all my enemies,(AA)    I am the utter contempt(AB) of my neighbors(AC)and an object of dread to my closest friends—    those who see me on the street flee from me.12 I am forgotten as though I were dead;(AD)    I have become like broken pottery.13 For I hear many whispering,(AE)    “Terror on every side!”(AF)They conspire against me(AG)    and plot to take my life.(AH). I. also 1 Cor 15:27 where St. Paul applies to Christ the closing words of Ps 8:7. a. Commentary on Psalm 31:1-8 (Read Psalm 31:1-8) Faith and prayer must go together, for the prayer of faith is the prevailing prayer. The construction ידע בּ, in the presence of Genesis 19:33, Genesis 19:35; Job 12:9; Job 35:15, cannot be doubted (Hupfeld); it is more significant than the expression "to know of anything;" בּ is like ἐπὶ in ἐπιγιγνώσκειν used of the perception or comprehensive knowledge, which grasps an object and takes possession of it, or makes itself master of it. In Hebrew texts 31:1-24 is numbered 31:2-25. First 30-days on us! those who see me on the street flee from me. The poet prays that God would become to him, actu reflexo, that which to the actus directus of his faith He is even now. 7 I will be glad and rejoice in your loving kindness, for you have seen my affliction. For knowledge often implies affection. Heb 2:9, translating “for a little while,” finds the eminent fulfillment of this verse in Jesus Christ, who was humbled before being glorified, cf. מצוּדה, prop. 1 In you, Lord, I have taken refuge;(B)    let me never be put to shame;    deliver me in your righteousness. A psalm of David. # Ps. Blessed be God for liberty: civil liberty is valuable, religious liberty is precious, spiritual liberty is priceless. "For thou hast considered my trouble." Psalm 37:7(NLT) Verse Thoughts These words of David have been of great comfort to many who have been overwhelmed by the fights and fancies of evildoers, who in comparison with the godly man, seem to prosper in the ways of the world and who can excite envy from those that are seeking to … Many saints have had their greatest enlargements of soul when their affairs have been in the greatest straits. Lster considers it to be illogical, but it is the logic of every believing prayer. Read Psalm 31:7 commentary using The Treasury of David. Those two words, glad and rejoice, are an instructive reduplication, we need not stint ourselves in our holy triumph; this wine we may drink in bowls without fear of excess. I will be glad and rejoice in your mercy: for you have considered my trouble; you have known my soul in adversities; Thou hast known my soul in adversities —, Thou hast set my foot in a large room —. That is, God had seen and known all the feelings of his heart in the time of adversity; his sorrow and anxiety; his hope and trust; his uncomplaining spirit; his feeling of entire dependence on God, and his belief that He would interpose to save him. S Job 18:11; Isa 13:8; Jer 6:25; 20:3, 10; 46:5; 49:5; La 2:22, NIV, Cultural Backgrounds Study Bible, Red Letter Edition: Bringing to Life the Ancient World of Scripture, NIV, Beautiful Word Bible Journal, Romans, Comfort Print, NIV, Beautiful Word Bible Journal, Luke, Comfort Print, NIV, Beautiful Word Bible Journal, Acts, Comfort Print, NIV, Story of Jesus: Experience the Life of Jesus as One Seamless Story. 'ûdat, an amulet with which a man covers himself (protegit), and so forth. Study the bible online using commentary on Psalm 31:7 and more! Holy Bible, New International Version®, NIV® Copyright ©1973, 1978, 1984, 2011 by Biblica, Inc.® Used by permission. "I will be glad and rejoice in thy mercy." 'â‛d, a plant that grows among bushes (bên esh-shôk according to the Kamus) or in the crevices of the rocks (fi-l-hazn according to Neshwn) and is thus inaccessible to the herds; Arab. Somehow, we have gotten the crazy notion that if we follow and obey the Lord, He will protect us from difficult trials. The interchangeable notions הנחה and נהל, with which we are familiar from Psalm 23:1-6, stand side by side, in order to give urgency to the utterance of the longing for God's gentle and safe guidance. The Hebrew title to this psalm reads: A Meditation of David, which he sang to the LORD concerning the words of Cush, a Benjamite.The New King James Version translates the Hebrew word “shiggaion” as meditation, though the word is difficult to translate and is used elsewhere only in Habakkuk 3:1. It is the praet. The language of the prayer lays hold of life at its root, as springing directly from God and as also living in the believer from God and in God; and this life it places under His protection, who is the true life of all spirit-life (Isaiah 38:16) and of all life. Psalm 31#In Hebrew texts 31:1-24 is numbered 31:2-25.For the director of music. On the other hand, according to the context, it may also not differ very greatly from אל אמוּנה, Deuteronomy 32:4; since the idea of God as a depositary or trustee still influences the thought, and אמת and אמוּנה are used interchangeably in other passages as personal attributes. Psalm 32 is one of the Penitential Psalms (6, 32, 38, 51, 102, 130, and 143). Psalm 7 – Confidence in God’s Deliverance. KING JAMES VERSION (KJV) TRANSLATION, MEANING, CONTEXT. He has known us and will know us: O for grace to know more of him! In your righteousness deliver me; 3 incline your ear to me;. Psalm 31 - King James Version; The Lord a Fortress in Adversity; Into Your Hands I Commit My Spirit; To the chief Musician, A Psalm of David. David gave up his soul in a special manner to God. The period of David's persecution by Saul is the most prolific in types of the Passion; and this language of prayer, which proceeded from the furnace of affliction through which David at that time passed, denotes, in the mouth of Christ a crisis in the history of redemption in which the Old Testament receives its fulfilment. There are no states of mind more interesting than those which occur in adversities; there is no one who can fully understand the soul in adversities but God; there is no one but God who can entirely meet the needs of the soul in such seasons. All rights reserved worldwide. Olshausen and Hitzig translate them as optatives: may I be able to rejoice; but this, as a continuation of Psalm 31:7, seems less appropriate. Thou hast known my soul in adversities - In the troubles that have come upon me. "Man, know thyself," is a good philosophic precept, but "Man, thou art known of God," is a superlative consolation. Turn your ear to me, come quickly to my rescue; be my rock of refuge, a strong fortress to save me. הבלים, ever since Deuteronomy 32:21, has become a favourite name for idols, and more particularly in Jeremiah (e.g., Psalm 8:1-9 :19). To get what Psalm 31:21 means based on its source text, scroll down or follow these links for the original scriptural meaning , biblical context and relative popularity. NIV Reverse Interlinear Bible: English to Hebrew and English to Greek. 5, our Lord Jesus yielded up his last breath on the cross, and made his soul a free-will offering for sin, laying down his life as a ransom. Adversities in the plural - "Many are the afflictions of the righteous.". PSALM 31 * Prayer in Distress and Thanksgiving for Escape. (BC)    The Lord preserves those who are true to him,(BD)    but the proud he pays back(BE) in full.24 Be strong and take heart,(BF)    all you who hope in the Lord. Even today many churches participate in confession as part of their worship. m‛âd, according to Neshwn equivalent to Arab. A psalm of David. Blessed is the one whose transgressions are forgiven, whose sins are covered. To be shut up in one's hand is to be delivered over absolutely to his power; now, the believer is not in the hand of death or the devil, much less is he in the power of man. The word used is not נפשׁי, which Theodotion substitutes when he renders it τὴν ἐμαυτοῦ ψυχὴν τῇ σῇ παρατίθημι προμηθείᾳ but רוּחי; and this is used designedly. ; for the spirit of faith, like the spirit of the prophets, speaks of the future with historic certainty. for thou hast considered my trouble; inward, arising from indwelling sin, doubts and fears, desertions and darkness, and Satan's temptations; and outward, from the world, and the men of it, and by reason of bodily afflictions: now the Lord looks upon the troubles of his people, and upon them in them, with an eye of pity and compassion; he sympathizes with them; he considers the nature of their trouble, their weakness to bear it, and the best way, in tans, and time to deliver out of it; he working all things after the counsel of his own will; see Exodus 3:7; thou hast known my soul in adversities; that is, the Lord had took notice of him, approved of him, loved him, had visited him, and made known his love to him, and owned him for his own, and had chosen him in the furnace of affliction; a time and season when oftentimes friends and acquaintance are shy, and will not look upon men, know them, and own them; but the Lord does otherwise, and which is another reason of joy and gladness in his mercy. Grace has been equal to every emergency; and more than this, it has made the emergency an opportunity for displaying itself. When we are so bewildered as not to know our own state, he knows us altogether. 'âd, like חסה, of which it is the parallel word in Isaiah 30:2, means to hide one's self anywhere (Piel and Hiph., Hebrew העיז, according to the Kamus, Zamachshari and Neshwn: to hide any one, e.g., Koran 3:31); hence Arab. 1 For the leader. That which is so ardently desired and hoped for is regarded by him, who thus in faith commends himself to God, as having already taken place, "Thou hast redeemed me, Jahve, God of truth." They will be able to get a different feeling within themselves when they read the explanation of each of the two parts. Psalms chapter 31 KJV (King James Version) 1 (To the chief Musician, A Psalm of David.) "And hast not shut me up into the hand of the enemy." 8 You have not shut me up into the hand of the enemy. He does not misjudge them and cast them off when their faces are lean with sickness, or their hearts heavy with despondency. (AY)22 In my alarm(AZ) I said,    “I am cut off(BA) from your sight!”Yet you heard my cry(BB) for mercy    when I called to you for help. "Thou hast set my feet in a large room." A maskil. God owns his saints when others are ashamed to acknowledge them; he never refuses to know his friends. Therefore אל אמת is the God, who as the true God, maintains the truth of His revelation, and more especially of His promises, by a living authority or rule. A psalm of David. Thou hast known my soul in adversities — Hast not stood aloof from me, and acted toward me as a stranger, but hast loved me, and cared for me. When I kept silent, my bones wasted away through my groaning all day long. prophet. For thou hast considered my trouble - In times past and now. For the director of music. Once people read the explanation of Psalm 27, they will surely understand it much better. The ancient psalmist was a clinical therapist, saying in effect, “Don’t hold in your pain, or it will eat you alive!” The author of Psalm 32 had discovered this modern truth long ago and acknowledged it to those around him: “While I kept silence, my body wasted away through my groaning all day … Continue reading "Commentary on Psalm 32:1-7" The cohortatives in Psalm 31:8 express intentions. - Wetzstein. It is the language of prayer with which the dying Christ breathed forth His life, Luke 23:46. (L), 6 I hate those who cling to worthless idols;(M)    as for me, I trust in the Lord. and an object of dread to my closest friends—. Moreover עוּז, Arab. The enemy may get a temporary advantage over us, but we are like men in prison with the door open; God will not let us be shut up, he always provides a way of escape. מרחב, as in Psalm 18:20, cf. Certain that he will be heard, he determines to manifest thankful joy for Jahve's mercy, that (אשׁר as in Genesis 34:27) He has regarded (ἐπέβλεψε, Luke 1:48) his affliction, that He has known and exerted Himself about his soul's distresses. In you, Lord, I have taken refuge;let me never be put to shame;deliver me in your righteousness. Since you are my rock and my fortress, for the sake of your name lead and guide me. 14 But I trust(AI) in you, Lord;    I say, “You are my God.”15 My times(AJ) are in your hands;    deliver me from the hands of my enemies,    from those who pursue me.16 Let your face shine(AK) on your servant;    save me in your unfailing love. The description of David’s plight is so vivid (see especially verses 9-13), that more than one biblical character relied in subsequent times on its history of stress resolved. confidentiae which is closely related to the praet. The Law of the Lord Is PerfectTo the choirmaster. In the text before us, which gives us no corrective Ker as in 2 Samuel 14:21; Ruth 4:5, ואני is not an antithesis to the preceding clause, but to the member of that clause which immediately precedes it. The Lord’s Prayer offers opportunity for confession when we … Continue reading "Commentary on Psalm 32:1-7" 1:19, 20] The heavens declare the glory of God,and the sky above#:1 Hebrew the expanse; compare Ge To get what Psalm 31:7 means based on its source text, scroll down or follow these links for the original scriptural meaning , biblical context and relative popularity. 1 In you, O LORD, I have taken refuge; let me never be put to shame; deliver me in your righteousness. It is delightful at intervals to hear the notes of the high-sounding cymbals when the dolorous sackbut rules the hour. Psalm 26:12. Moreover, the Lord Jesus knows us in our pangs in a peculiar sense, by having a deep sympathy towards us in them all; when no others can enter into our griefs, from want of understanding them experimentally, Jesus dives into the lowest depths with us, comprehending the direst of our woes, because he has felt the same. Psalm 31:19(ESV) Verse Thoughts. It is much, in the time of trouble, to know that all our feelings are understood by God, that He sees all our sorrows, and that He will not be regardless of them. Psalm 7:12 "If he turn not, he will whet his sword; he hath bent his bow, and made it ready." A psalm of David. It is the false gods, which are called הבלי־שׁוא, as beings without being, which are of no service to their worshippers and only disappoint their expectations. These Psalms center on the confession of sin and were a part of the worship of ancient Israel. A man's consideration means the full exercise of his mind; what must God's consideration be? 21 Praise be to the Lord,(AW)    for he showed me the wonders of his love(AX)    when I was in a city under siege. The first part of the psalm consists of Verses 1-6, and the second part consists of Verses 7-14. PSALM 31:6-8. 3 Since you are my rock and my fortress, a You have known my soul in adversities. הסגּיר, Psalm 31:9, συγκλείειν, as in 1 Samuel 23:11 (in the mouth of David) is so to abandon, that the hand of another closes upon that which is abandoned to it, i.e., has it completely in its power. Their souls have been in a large room when their bodies have been lying in Bonner's coalhole, or in some other narrow dungeon. A psalm of David. a place in which to hide one's self, synonymous with מחסה, מנוס, Arab. 'wwad, gazelles that are invisible, i.e., keep hidden, for seven days after giving birth, also used of pieces of flesh of which part is hidden among the bones; Arab. Psalm 10:2; Psalm 12:8) it should be rendered "out of the net there," so that טמנוּ לּי is a relative clause without the relative. For mercy past he is grateful, and for mercy future, which he believingly anticipates, he is joyful. He thinks not the worse of them for their rags and tatters. 19 How abundant are the good things(AQ)    that you have stored up for those who fear you,that you bestow in the sight of all,(AR)    on those who take refuge(AS) in you.20 In the shelter(AT) of your presence you hide(AU) them    from all human intrigues;(AV)you keep them safe in your dwelling    from accusing tongues. And with the words, ver. If he turns not from his wicked course of life, to the Lord to live for him, and according to his will. In Psalm 31:7, David appeals to his entire and simple surrender to this true and faithful God: hateful to him are those, who worship vain images, whilst he, on the other hand, cleaves to Jahve. Psalm 31: This psalm is uniquely composed of two rounds of lament (verses 1-6, 9-18), and praise (verses 7-8, 19-24). In you, LORD, I have taken refuge; let me never be put to shame; deliver me in your righteousness. Psalm 31 a. make haste to rescue me! A psalm of David. Find Top Church Sermons, Illustrations, and Preaching Slides on Psalm 31. Who knew? Another interpretation: יתר is an expression of haughtiness, as (in Isa. Of David. Today we shall be studying psalm 100 meaning verse by verse. But the fact that you follow Christ makes you the special target. Turn your ear to me, come quickly to my rescue; be my rock of refuge, a strong fortress to save me. PSALM 31:21. (AL)17 Let me not be put to shame,(AM) Lord,    for I have cried out to you;but let the wicked be put to shame    and be silent(AN) in the realm of the dead.18 Let their lying lips(AO) be silenced,    for with pride and contempt    they speak arrogantly(AP) against the righteous. a rock-castle, i.e., a castle upon a rock, would be called מעוז צוּר, reversing the order of the words. PSALM 31:7. Be my rock of refuge, a stronghold to save me. In You, O LORD, I put my trust; Let me never be ashamed; Deliver me in Your righteousness. 6 I hate those who regard lying vanities, but I trust in Yahweh. Not in all editions.) I will be glad and rejoice in thy mercy: for thou hast considered my trouble; thou hast known my soul in adversities; Keil and Delitzsch Biblical Commentary on the Old Testament. The meaning seems to be that God created human beings almost at the level of the beings in the heavenly world. A Psalm of David. but have set my feet in a spacious place. Psalm 31:7 French Bible Psalm 31:7 German Bible Alphabetical: affliction and anguish be Because for glad have I in knew known love lovingkindness my of rejoice saw seen soul the troubles will you your OT Poetry: Psalm 31:7 I will be glad and rejoice (Psalm Ps Psa.) The futures in Psalm 31:4, Psalm 31:5 express hopes which necessarily arise out of that which Jahve is to the poet. specula, signifies a mountain height or the summit of a mountain; a house on the mountain height is one that is situated on some high mountain top and affords a safe asylum (vid., on Psalm 18:3). We may say that אמת is being that lasts and verifies itself, and אמונה is sentiment that lasts and verifies itself. And hast not shut me up — Or, suffered me to be shut up; into the hand — Or power; of the enemy — Of which I was in great and imminent danger, if thou hadst not delivered me. A psalm of David. Psalm 31 1 Psalm 31 For the director of music. Psalm 31 - For the director of music. Browse Sermons on Psalm 31. "Thou hast known my soul in adversities." Psalm 31:7 Parallel Verses [⇓ See commentary ⇓] Psalm 31:7, NIV: "I will be glad and rejoice in your love, for you saw my affliction and knew the anguish of my soul." In You, O LORD, I put my trust: This psalm of David begins in a similar way to many of his other psalms – with a declaration of trust in God in a time of trouble. 2 In you, LORD, I take refuge; a. let me never be put to shame. 23 Love the Lord, all his faithful people! Jesus is a physician who knows every case; nothing is new to him. Consequently מעוז (formed like Arab. Into the hand of this God, who is and will be all this to him, he commends his spirit; he gives it over into His hand as a trust or deposit (פּקּדון); for whatsoever is deposited there is safely kept, and freed from all danger and all distress. The word בּטח which denotes the fiducia fidei is usually construed with בּ of adhering to, or על of resting upon; but here it is combined with אל of hanging on. For day and night your hand was heavy on me; my strength was sapped as in the heat of summer. Since you are my rock and my fortress, for the sake of your name lead and guide me. Thou hast seen it, weighed it, directed it, fixed a bound to it, and in all ways made it a matter of tender consideration. (C)2 Turn your ear to me,(D)    come quickly to my rescue;(E)be my rock of refuge,(F)    a strong fortress to save me.3 Since you are my rock and my fortress,(G)    for the sake of your name(H) lead and guide me.4 Keep me free from the trap(I) that is set for me,    for you are my refuge. To the chief Musician, A Psalm of David. More and more the greatness; goodness and reliability of God is contrasted with the insignificance, inconsistency and limitations of man. In our most importunate intercessions, we must find breathing time to bless the Lord: praise is never a hindrance to prayer, but rather a lively refreshment therein. 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