Monthly Archives: October 2016

Psalm 8: The Glories of Creation

Psalm 8: The Glories of Creation O Lord, how majestic is your name in all the earth! The glories of your creation are staggering Yet you have given men and women the privilege  Of dominion over the works of your … Continue reading

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Psalm 7

Psalm 7: Establish the Righteous Lord, you are my protector and my refuge My place of safety, justice and judgement. Strike down my enemies in your anger, Build up and establish the righteous.  Let the wicked plotters fall into their … Continue reading

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Psalm 6: Weary with Moaning

Psalm 6: Weary with Moaning Merciful Lord, be gracious to me in my anguish. I dwell in terror and am wrung out with exhaustion, Weary with my moaning and weeping. But the Lord has heard my cry  The Lord has … Continue reading

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Psalm 4: Let His Light Shine

Psalm 4: Let His Light Shine Answer my prayer, Lord, answer me when I call to you. Stand before the Lord in awe and do not sin against Him, Put your trust in the Lord, let His light shine upon … Continue reading

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Psalm 5: Trust in God

Starting to work through the Psalms and put my own voice to them. By no means a faithful translation or any attempt to usurp their place in Holy Scripture. More a poetic response to the call they make to worship … Continue reading

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Psalm 3: A Shield to Protect me

Psalm 3: A Shield to Protect me My troubles surround me but the Lord sets a shield to protect me. The Lord answers all my calls of anguish and alarm, and sustains me. He gives me courage to face all … Continue reading

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Psalm 2 God’s Promise

Psalm 2: ´╗┐God’s Promise The Lord laughs at those who would plot against Him and His anointed. God has made a promise to us, He has sent His Son to rule the earth. Let this be a warning to those … Continue reading

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