How many rise against me! Praise the LORD, all you nations! Those who tell lies to one another speak with deceiving lips and a double heart. Alas, I was an alien in Meshech, I lived near the tents of Kedar! God rises in the divine council, gives judgment in the midst of the gods. Whenever I lay down and slept, the LORD preserved me to rise again. Select Verse Collections to memorize with this Group. O LORD, our Lord, how awesome is your name through all the earth! Will these evildoers never learn? Psalm 20 is the people’s prayer and psalm 21 acknowledges God’s answered prayer. How long must I carry sorrow in my soul, grief in my heart day after day? Some trust in chariots, &c.] i.e. Arise, O God, judge the earth, for yours are all the nations. O mighty king, lover of justice, you alone have established fairness; you have created just rule in Jacob. Psalms chapter 117 KJV (King James Version) 1 O praise the LORD, all ye nations: praise him, all ye people.. 2 For his merciful kindness is great toward us: and the truth of the LORD endureth for ever. Psalm 117 is the shortest psalm with only two verses. The fourth shortest chapter in the Bible is Psalm 133. For the peace of Jerusalem pray: "May those who love you prosper! A warrior's sharpened arrows and fiery coals of brush wood! Psalm 117 is the shortest Psalm in the Bible Some noteworthy and remarkable facts are floating around in my head regarding Psalm 117. I bow low toward your holy temple; I praise your name for your fidelity and love. 7. God, come quickly! (1) Let's note them. Hallelujah! With trumpets and the sound of the horn shout with joy to the King, the LORD. Come quickly to help me, LORD! How long will you hide your face from me? May God send you help from the temple, from Zion be your support. What will the Lord inflict on you, O treacherous tongue, and what more besides? Like precious ointment on the head, running down upon the beard, upon the beard of Aaron, upon the collar of his robe. Psalm 117. Give glory, all you peoples! As many have pointed out, this psalm is a companion with Psalms 21, their relation being that of a prayer for victory in Psalms 20 and a thanksgiving for victory in Psalms 21. Whoever acts shamefully I hate; no such person can be my friend. From the rising of the sun to its setting let the name of the LORD be praised. For great is his steadfast love toward us, and the faithfulness of the Lord endures forever. I will give thanks to the Lord because of his righteousness; I will sing the name of the Lord Most High. Exalt the LORD, our God; bow down before his footstool; holy is God! Selah Defend the lowly and fatherless; render justice to the afflicted and needy. For God will certainly scatter the bones of the godless. How long will my enemy triumph over me? God will not allow your foot to slip; your guardian does not sleep. Blessed be the LORD, who has heard the sound of my pleading. I act with integrity of heart within my royal court. I. of Use and Privacy Policy. I follow the way of integrity; when will you come to me? Repay them for their deeds, for the evil that they do. This little psalm … Psalms 20:1-5 "Jehovah answer thee in the day of trouble. Those who follow the way of integrity, they alone can enter my service. Who is like the LORD, our God enthroned on high, looking down on heaven and earth? Not one does what is right, not even one. Their deeds are loathsome and corrupt; not one does what is right. I wait with longing for the LORD, my soul waits for his word. For His mercy endures forever.” I trust in your faithfulness. Do good, LORD, to the good, to those who are upright of heart. Much have they oppressed me from my youth, now let Israel say. Selah May the peoples praise you, God; may all the peoples praise you! O LORD, our Lord, how awesome is your name through all the earth! Psalm 20:3, Psalm 20:4 - The great privilege of this fourfold acceptance in the Beloved. Psalm 20 is a prelude to war; it tells how a nation should prepare for war. Listen to my cry for help, for I am brought very low. Give light to my eyes lest I sleep in death, lest my enemy say, "I have prevailed," lest my foes rejoice at my downfall. When I spoke of peace, they were for war. I do not fear, then, thousands of people arrayed against me on every side. The LORD says to you, my lord: "Take your throne at my right hand, while I make your enemies your footstool." Then I will offer you generous sacrifice and praise your gracious name, LORD, because it has rescued me from every trouble, and my eyes look down on my foes. They have good reason to fear, though now they do not fear. The mountains skipped like rams; the hills, like lambs of the flock. The LORD is great on Zion, exalted above all the peoples. Oh, that from Zion might come the deliverance of Israel, that Jacob may rejoice, and Israel be glad when the LORD restores his people! God is king over all the earth; sing hymns of praise. Hallelujah! Can you name the longest and shortest psalms of the Bible? Why do you groan within me? 6, 8, 14, 17, 22, 24, 26). May they be like grass on the rooftops withered in early growth, never to fill the reaper's hands, nor the arms of the binders of sheaves, with none passing by to call out: "The blessing of the LORD be upon you! Selah So shall your rule be known upon the earth, your saving power among all the nations. Wait for God, whom I shall praise again, my savior and my God. The LORD grant your every prayer! Those who go forth weeping, carrying sacks of seed, Will return with cries of joy, carrying their bundled sheaves. They will sing of the ways of the LORD: "How great is the glory of the LORD!" turn back in their shame. You, God, are my strength. The Day of Trouble … 6 Now I know that the LORD saves His anointed; He answers him from His holy heaven with the saving power of His right hand. The "May He" in one form or the other is repeated seven times! Know that the LORD is God, our maker to whom we belong, whose people we are, God's well-tended flock. Ten Short Truths about the Shortest Psalm. Let the faithful rejoice in their glory, cry out for joy at their banquet, with the praise of God in their mouths, and a two-edged sword in their hands, to bring retribution on the nations, punishment on the peoples, to bind their kings with chains, shackle their nobles with irons, to execute the judgments decreed for them-- such is the glory of all God's faithful. The sea beheld and fled; the Jordan turned back. But I, like an olive tree in the house of God, trust in God's faithful love forever. But the just LORD cut me free from the ropes of the yoke of the wicked. Glorious things are said of you, O city of God! Psalm 1:1,2 “Blessed is the man that walketh not in the counsel of the ungodly, nor standeth in the way of sinners, nor sitteth in the seat of the scornful. I will praise you always for what you have done. God rules over the nations; God sits upon his holy throne. Enter the temple gates with praise, its courts with thanksgiving. 8 They collapse and fall, but we rise up and stand firm.… Hear the sound of my pleading when I cry to you, lifting my hands toward your holy place. Can you name the longest and shortest psalms of the Bible? I didn't think you were serious @Aaron, but I looked in the Bible and that was actually a real verse. The world will surely stand in place, never to be moved. They devour my people as they devour bread; they do not call upon God. Then I will praise you with the harp, O God, my God. You set a table before me as my enemies watch; You anoint my head with oil; my cup overflows. In green pastures you let me graze; to safe waters you lead me; you restore my strength. The fifth shortest chapter in the Bible is Job 25. Before God I pour out my complaint, lay bare my distress. Give thanks to God, bless his name; good indeed is the LORD, Whose love endures forever, whose faithfulness lasts through every age. Your throne stands firm from of old; you are from everlasting, LORD. Give praise with tambourines and dance, praise him with flutes and strings. To the Chief Musician. To you, LORD, I call; my Rock, do not be deaf to me. Selah From Babylon and Egypt I count those who acknowledge the LORD. If you fail to answer me, I will join those who go down to the pit. You hills, like lambs of the flock? Along the way I walk they have hidden a trap for me. Let the rivers clap their hands, the mountains shout with them for joy, before the LORD who comes, who comes to govern the earth, To govern the world with justice and the peoples with fairness. Your Announcement Appears on these Bulletins. Consisting of only two verses, Psalm 117 is the shortest psalm and also the shortest chapter in the whole Bible.. As we start scanning the verses of Psalm 20, we instantly notice the pattern that prevades over the whole Psalm. Hallelujah! I rejoiced when they said to me, "Let us go to the house of the LORD." LORD, who may abide in your tent? The flood has raised up, LORD; the flood has raised up its roar; the flood has raised its pounding waves. The earth has yielded its harvest; God, our God, blesses us. We will rejoice in thy salvation, and in the name of our God we will set up our banners: the LORD … Default Timer; Stopwatch? We have our fill of insult from the insolent, of disdain from the arrogant. Even when I walk through a dark valley, I fear no harm for you are at my side; your rod and staff give me courage. Most of the time the Lord's name is not used but a pronoun. This psalm is a prayer for the kings of Israel, but with relation to Christ. The LORD is king, robed with majesty; the LORD is robed, girded with might. Let the sea and what fills it resound, the world and those who dwell there. I shun the devious of heart; the wicked I do not tolerate. In light of this, we will consider both psalms in this study since these two seem to be so closely connected. It is a psalm about God’s unfailing and powerful protection to His people . Grant my heart joy in your help, That I may sing of the LORD, how good our God has been to me!". The book of Psalms contains the first four shortest chapters in the Bible. The LORD has sworn and will not waver: "Like Melchizedek you are a priest forever." God will tear them down, never to be rebuilt. Those with time constraints may appreciate knowing that the following fifty shortest psalms in the psalter may be prayed to fulfill this Article of our Rule. Had not the LORD been with us, let Israel say, had not the LORD been with us, when people rose against us, they would have swallowed us alive, for their fury blazed against us. The LORD answered me when I called in my distress: LORD, deliver me from lying lips, from treacherous tongues. Look upon me, answer me, LORD, my God! Turn back in disgrace those who desire my ruin. Israel, hope in the LORD, now and forever. They pay no heed to the LORD'S works, to the deeds of God's hands. The Article states "Thereupon each member within eight days of the demise shall say for the soul of the deceased:  a Mass, if he is a priest; fifty psalms, if he understands the Psalter, or, if not, then fifty Our Fathers with the Requiem aternam at the end of each.". For the LORD, the Most High, inspires awe, the great king overall the earth, who made people subject to us, brought nations under our feet, who chose a land for our heritage, the glory of Jacob, the beloved. For you have exalted over all your name and your promise. Many say, "May we see better times! Quiz by lene9287 ... 0/20 Timer. Haughty eyes and arrogant hearts I cannot endure. Children under 13 may use a parent's account, https://biblememory.com/group/view/a112847a87/, Terms 6 Now I know that the Lord saves His anointed; He will answer him from His holy heaven Give praise with crashing cymbals, praise him with sounding cymbals. May they be scattered in disgrace, all who hate Zion. Whenever I cried out to the LORD, I was answered from the holy mountain. Why do you glory in evil, you scandalous liar? Selah God is present as my helper; the Lord sustains my life. May the LORD cut off all deceiving lips, and every boastful tongue, those who say, "By our tongues we prevail; when our lips speak, who can lord it over us?" Selah Know that the LORD works wonders for the faithful; the LORD hears when I call out. Their deeds are loathsome and corrupt; not one does what is right. Send your light and fidelity, that they may be my guide And bring me to your holy mountain, to the place of your dwelling, that I may come to the altar of God, to God, my joy, my delight. LORD, show us the light of your face!" Would you like for us to, I certify that I am at least 13 years of age Let everything that has breath give praise to the LORD! and have read and agree to the. Give praise with blasts upon the horn, praise him with harp and lyre. By the rivers of Babylon we sat mourning and weeping when we remembered Zion. Come, bless the LORD, all you servants of the LORD Who stand in the house of the LORD through the long hours of night. Psalms 20:7 Some [trust] in chariots, and some in horses: but we will remember the name of the LORD our God. Whoever slanders another in secret I reduce to silence. Safety comes from the LORD! You have declined an invitation to this group. There is possibility that this poem is broken apart in places that it shouldn't. The LORD will guard you from all evil, will always guard your life. Sing to the LORD a new song, a hymn in the assembly of the faithful. and now our feet are standing within your gates, Jerusalem. I sing of love and justice; to you, LORD, I sing praise. For the house of the LORD, our God, I pray, "May blessings be yours.". May your ears be attentive to my cry for mercy. Book 1 (Psalms 1 - 41) » Psalms 1-41 in one file [or download in RTF format] ... Psalm 20: War [or download in R TF format] Psalm 21: Peace [or download in R TF format] Psalm 19:14 “ Let the words of my mouth and the meditation of my heart Be acceptable in Your sight”. Will these evildoers never learn? The LORD is your guardian; the LORD is your shade at your right hand. LORD, my heart is not proud; nor are my eyes haughty. This is the last of the Hallel psalms. Verses 1-9: Psalms 20 and 21 are twin warfare events, Psalm 20 is mostly ceremony before a battle, while Psalm … Imagine our Lord singing this hymn on that fatal night (vv. When the LORD restored the fortunes of Zion, then we thought we were dreaming. How many say of me, "God will not save that one." This is Psalm 117 which also happens to be the shortest of Psalms or chapters in the Bible. The LORD has made his victory known; has revealed his triumph for the nations to see, has remembered faithful love toward the house of Israel. Let Israel be glad in their maker, the people of Zion rejoice in their king. The LORD raises the needy from the dust, lifts the poor from the ash heap, seats them with princes, the princes of the people, gives the childless wife a home, the joyful mother of children. You mountains, that you skipped like rams? Raise me up, set me on a rock, for you are my refuge, a tower of strength against the foe. More powerful than the roar of many waters, more powerful than the breakers of the sea, powerful in the heavens is the LORD. The princes of the peoples assemble with the people of the God of Abraham. The LORD tests the good and the bad, hates those who love violence, and rains upon the wicked fiery coals and brimstone, a scorching wind their allotted cup. LORD, do not delay! O LORD, our God, you answered them; you were a forgiving God, though you punished their offences. There our captors asked us for the words of a song; our tormentors, for a joyful song: "Sing for us a song of Zion!" "How long will you judge unjustly and favor the cause of the wicked? I cry out to you, LORD, I say, You are my refuge, my portion in the land of the living. 10 Shortest Psalms - PJ, Selangor Group Members 34 Members karmun17 . Would you like to notify group members of this post? Save me, my God! The LORD is with me to the end. But those who turn aside to crooked ways may the LORD send down with the wicked. The LORD is king, the peoples tremble; God is enthroned on the cherubim, the earth quakes. How many are my foes, LORD! The Psalms that give thanks to God are a reminder to also give thanks to loved ones who sit beside us at the Thanksgiving feast. LORD, your love endures forever. Yes, like the eyes of a servant on the hand of his master, Like the eyes of a maid on the hand of her mistress, So our eyes are on the LORD our God, till we are shown favor. Truly, the guardian of Israel never slumbers nor sleeps. May God bless us still; that the ends of the earth may revere our God. From where will my help come? Not one does what is right, not even one. When I cried out, you answered; you strengthened my spirit. Unless the LORD guard the city, in vain does the guard keep watch. Peace upon Israel! "Because they rob the weak, and the needy groan, I will now arise," says the LORD; "I will grant safety to whoever longs for it." A psalm of David. I declare: "Gods though you be, offspring of the Most High all of you, yet like any mortal you shall die; like any prince you shall fall." Psalm 117 is the 117th psalm of the Book of Psalms.In Latin, it is known as Laudate Dominum. You guide me along the right path for the sake of your name. Like arrows in the hand of a warrior are the children born in one's youth. Discover the best short Bible verses to memorize and keep in mind as face the trials and tribulations of this life. By day the sun cannot harm you, nor the moon by night. The Most High confirms this; the Lord notes in the register of the peoples: "This one was born here." They have good reason, then, to fear; God is with the company of the just. Show us favor, LORD, show us favor, for we have our fill of contempt. Only goodness and love will pursue me all the days of my life; I will dwell in the house of the LORD for years to come. Sing praise to the LORD with the harp, with the harp and melodious song. But his delight is in the law of the LORD; and in his law doth he meditate day and night.” (Click Title To View) Psalm 01-10 Psalm 11-20 Psalm 21-30 Psalm 31-40 Psalm 41-50 Psalm 51-60 On the poplars of that land we hung up our harps. The LORD will guard your coming and going both now and forever. Selah So all sing in their festive dance: "Within you is my true home.". But not the wicked! Turn back the evil upon my foes; in your faithfulness, destroy them. Therefore the wicked will not survive judgment, nor will sinners in the assembly of the just. << < Previous Chapter There are 1189 chapters in the Bible. Save your people, bless your inheritance; feed and sustain them forever! It looks like you already have an account in our system. From the pillar of cloud God spoke to them; they kept the decrees, the law they received. Interpretation of Psalms 91 is perhaps one of the most beautifully written and popular psalms of all time. Tremble, earth, before the Lord, before the God of Jacob, who turned rock into pools of water, stone into flowing springs. Whoever walks without blame, doing what is right, speaking truth from the heart; who does not slander a neighbor, does no harm to another, never defames a friend; who disdains the wicked, but honors those who fear the LORD; who keeps an oath despite the cost, lends no money at interest, accepts no bribe against the innocent. All have gone astray; all alike are perverse. May the peoples praise you, God; may all the peoples praise you! BOOK I Psalms 1–41 - Blessed is the one who does not walk in step with the wicked or stand in the way that sinners take or sit in the company of mockers, but whose delight is in the law of the LORD, and who meditates on his law day and night. In the Greek Septuagint and the Latin Vulgate version of the Bible this psalm is Psalm 116 in a different numbering system When Israel came forth from Egypt, the house of Jacob from an alien people, Judah became God's holy place, Israel, God's domain. May the Lord fulfill all your petitions. Exalt the LORD, our God; bow down before his holy mountain; holy is the LORD, our God. Listen to the words of my mouth. More than sentinels for daybreak, let Israel look for the LORD, For with the LORD is kindness, with him is full redemption, and God will redeem Israel from all their sins. You will shatter the jaws of all my foes; you will break the teeth of the wicked. Each morning I clear the wicked from the land, and rid the LORD'S city of all evildoers. Praise the Lord! Penitents who are living the Rule of 1221 are bound by Article 23 to pray for the deceased. Psalm 20 Monday, August 20, 2007 page 2 5 We will sing for joy over your victory, And in the name of our God we will set up our banners. fifty shortest psalms in the psalter Penitents who are living the Rule of 1221 are bound by Article 23 to pray for the deceased. Rescue the lowly and poor; deliver them from the hand of the wicked." We bless you in the name of the LORD!". Confound and put to shame those who seek my life. They are like a tree planted near streams of water, that yields its fruit in season; its leaves never wither; whatever they do prospers. Do not drag me off with the wicked, with those who do wrong, Who speak peace to their neighbors though evil is in their hearts. See how the wicked string their bows, fit their arrows to the string to shoot from the shadows at the upright. They will surely be put to shame, for God has rejected them. The LORD loves the city founded on holy mountains, loves the gates of Zion more than any dwelling in Jacob. What your hands provide you will enjoy; you will be happy and prosper: like a fruitful vine your wife within your home, like olive plants your children around your table. May we shout for joy at your victory, raise the banners in the name of our God. There is no escape for me; no one cares for me. They said: "Level it, level it down to its foundations!" In the LORD I take refuge; how can you say to me, "Flee like a bird to the mountains! Braedon 21 May 2013, 02:48. Rather, I have stilled my soul, hushed it like a weaned child. With full voice I cry to the LORD; with full voice I beseech the LORD. Who may dwell on your holy mountain? Concerning The King, Pray For (20:1-5) A. As mountains surround Jerusalem, the LORD surrounds his people both now and forever. The LORD answer you in time of distress; the name of the God of Jacob defend you! For the LORD takes delight in his people, honors the poor with victory. All the ends of the earth have seen the victory of our God. The "May He" clause is used only once but two petitions are brought to mention connected by an 'and.' God looks down from heaven upon the human race, To see if even one is wise, if even one seeks God. At your right hand is the Lord, who crushes kings on the day of wrath, who, robed in splendor, judges nations, crushes heads across the wide earth, who drinks from the brook by the wayside and thus holds high the head. Our help is the name of the LORD, the maker of heaven and earth. Remember, LORD, against Edom that day at Jerusalem. Lift up your hands toward the sanctuary, and bless the LORD. Those who sow in tears will reap with cries of joy. Let them praise his name in festive dance, make music with tambourine and lyre. Yet the psalm itself is different, notably because it is in the voice of a multitude that prays on behalf of the King of Israel as he is ready to go into battle. Yours is princely power from the day of your birth. They are like chaff driven by the wind. Why was it, sea, that you fled; Jordan, that you turned back? Fools say in their hearts, "There is no God." Shout with joy to the LORD, all the earth; break into song; sing praise. Moses and Aaron were among his priests, Samuel among those who called on God's name; they called on the LORD, who answered them. Psalm 20:2 - Sanctuary help - a suggestive topic. The third shortest chapter in the Bible is Psalm 131. Restore again our fortunes, LORD, like the dry stream beds of the Negeb. Test your knowledge on this religion quiz and compare your score to others. The shortest chapter in the New Testament is Revelation 15. May the nations be glad and shout for joy; for you govern the peoples justly, you guide the nations upon the earth. I do not busy myself with great matters, with things too sublime for me. Our mouths were filled with laughter; our tongues sang for joy. Psalm 20 – The LORD Saves His Anointed. Why must I go about mourning, with the enemy oppressing me? In holy splendor before the daystar, like the dew I begot you." Selah O God, when you accept my vows and hear the plea of those who revere your name in prayer: "Add to the days of the king's life; may his years be many generations; May he reign before God forever; may your love and fidelity preserve him"-- Then I will sing your name forever, fulfill my vows day after day. When foundations are being destroyed, what can the upright do?" How long will you people mock my honor, love what is worthless, chase after lies? Even the greatest of men may be much in trouble. So my heart rejoices; with my song I praise my God. Happy those who do not follow the counsel of the wicked, nor go the way of sinners, nor sit in company with scoffers. My spirit is faint within me, but you know my path. Much have they oppressed me from my youth, yet they have not prevailed. I look to my right hand, but no friend is there. Your blessing for your people! 20 May 2013, 07:58. May peace be within your ramparts, prosperity within your towers." Then it was said among the nations, "The LORD had done great things for them." Hallelujah! If I forget you, Jerusalem, may my right hand wither. By your strength defend my cause. All you peoples, clap your hands; shout to God with joyful cries. Here are the thrones of justice, the thrones of the house of David. Selah But you, LORD, are a shield around me; my glory, you keep my head high. Blessed be the LORD, who did not leave us to be torn by their fangs. Fools say in their hearts, "There is no God." I will proclaim before the faithful that your name is good. You love evil rather than good, lies rather than honest speech. Grant me justice, God; defend me from a faithless people; from the deceitful and unjust rescue me. It is vain for you to rise early and put off your rest at night, To eat bread earned by hard toil-- all this God gives to his beloved in sleep. Like Mount Zion are they who trust in the LORD, unshakeable, forever enduring. Whoever acts like this shall never be shaken. Too long did I live among those who hated peace. Psalm 20:5 - Joy in salvation, to be resolved on and practised. Arise, LORD! But with you is forgiveness and so you are revered. The LORD is on high, but cares for the lowly and knows the proud from afar. May my tongue stick to my palate if I do not remember you, If I do not exalt Jerusalem beyond all my delights. Just so will they be blessed who fear the LORD. Blessed are they whose quivers are full. Lead me out of my prison, that I may give thanks to your name. Selah. LORD, you are the strength of your people, the saving refuge of your anointed king. You have set your majesty above the heavens! May God be gracious to us and bless us; may God's face shine upon us. O God, by your name save me. They would crush the hopes of the poor, but the poor have the LORD as their refuge. Though I walk in the midst of dangers, you guard my life when my enemies rage. Praise, you servants of the LORD, praise the name of the LORD. Some rely on chariots, others on horses, but we on the name of the LORD our God. Neither the crown on the king's head, nor the grace in … Then the just shall gather around me because you have been good to me. Praise God in his holy sanctuary; give praise in the mighty dome of heaven. Let’s consider Psalm 20 meaning. With full voice I cry to you, LORD, the earth sing praise, hope in the is. They study day and night about in darkness, and smashes them against the.... Even the greatest of men may be much in trouble guide me along way... 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