“Olivet” – A Reflection on Psalm 118. Spread the word. At verse 19, the king prepares for entry into Jerusalem. A Reflection on Psalm 118. Psalm 118:1. And in Christ, we too shall rise. It begins with the call to give thanks to the Lord. This Scripture is a prayer of praise in itself. Read Psalm 118:4 commentary using The Treasury of David. Reflection on Psalm 118 See Psalm 118 in the light of Jesus Christ. Psalm 118:19-29 Praise, thanksgiving. Bible Toggle Dropdown. Psalm … He is our strength and our song (vv.14-16). Leader: O give thanks to the Lord, for he is good; his steadfast love endures forever! 4 . He is the full expression of God’s goodness and unfailing love (vv.2-4). Psalm 133 Opening prayer. He delivers us from death (vv.17-18). Psalm 138 Praise, trust, opening prayer. Praise Reflection (21 April) – Psalm 118 Give thanks to the Lord, for he is good; his love endures forever. He is our Savior, our refuge from every threat and every fear (vv.5-13). Since Jesus has shared his victory over sin and death with me, what more can I do but live to tell all that he has done? from Psalm 118, NKJV Unlike Psalm 117, Psalm 118 is rather long. Study the bible online using commentary on Psalm 118:4 and more! Shares. Like them, learn to say some of the verses by *heart. In Sermons by Covenant Baptist March 26, 2018. For His mercy endures forever. Verses 3-18, omitted by the lectionary, are in the voice of the king describing the defeat of Israel's enemy. Psalm 119 Petition Psalm 119 Opening prayer Psalm 119:1-8 Opening prayer Psalm 119:1-8 Pastoral prayer ... Psalm 130 Reflection, petition. He is our reason for thanksgiving (v.1). Reflections on Psalm 118—Part 3. Martin Luther called Psalm 118 “my beloved Psalm.” In fact, during one of the dark times in his life, when he spent almost half a year hiding during the Diet of Augsburg, he inscribed verse 17 on the wall of Colburg Castle in Bavaria. On Easter Sunday, the church proclaims, “O give thanks to the LORD, for he is good; his steadfast love endures forever!” (Psalm 118:1). Psalm 133 Intercession. ... 10 Verses to Guide Our Reflection on the Painful Events of 9/11 Lynette Kittle. The words of Psalm 118 have long been used to herald Easter. I called upon the Lord in distress — As if he had said, You may see an example of the divine mercy in me, who was in grievous straits and dangers, but, imploring God’s protection and help, he answered me, and set me in a large place — He not only delivered me, but placed me in a secure condition, free from all such molestation. “This is the day … Continue reading "Commentary on Psalm 118:1-2, 14-24" Examples are Saint Augustine and Martin Luther. Scripture Reading: Psalm 118. . Then you will remember the words when God wants to … Beautiful Psalms of Thanksgiving and Scripture Quotes to … Entry into Jerusalem, a Reflection on Psalm 118:1-2, 19-28 ... Psalm 118 is appropriate for Palm Sunday celebrations. April 22, 2020 By Tim Graf “I shall not die, but I shall live, and recount the deeds of the Lord.” Psalm 118:17. Psalm 118:5-7. Psalm 118 was the psalm that some great Christians loved best of all the psalms. “I will not die, but live and will proclaim what the Lord has done.” 4. This verse was Luther’s personal motto. Toggle navigation. Talk given at this month’s Service on Sunday: Today I want to think about the process of healing. It's really quite impressive because of example after example of the greatness of the Lord, and explanations as to why The Lord is on My Side (verse 6). God’s steadfast love endures forever! "By *heart" means "without looking at the words". Jesus Christ is risen. Reflections on Psalm 118—Part 3 will remember the words '' A prayer of praise in itself lectionary. And unfailing love ( vv.2-4 ), Petition full expression of God ’ s goodness and unfailing love ( ). 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