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Psalm 23 A psalm of David. 1 The Lord is my shepherd, I lack nothing.2     He makes me lie down in green pastures,he leads me beside quiet waters,3     he refreshes my soul.He guides me along the right paths    for his name’s sake.4 Even though I walk    through the darkest valley,I will fear no evil,    for you are with me;your rod and your …

The Book of Psalms covers every facet of human experience. They provide us with examples from faithful people who have gone before us how to live in the sight of God in every circumstance. Many of the psalms written King David express how he trusted God in the midst of various trials. Psalm 22 follows …

Psalm 34 Of David. When he pretended to be insane before Abimelek, who drove him away, and he left. 1 I will extol the Lord at all times;    his praise will always be on my lips.2 I will glory in the Lord;    let the afflicted hear and rejoice.3 Glorify the Lord with me;    let us exalt his name together. 4 I sought …

Psalm 82 A psalm of Asaph. 1 God presides in the great assembly;    he renders judgment among the “gods”: 2 “How long will you defend the unjust    and show partiality to the wicked?3 Defend the weak and the fatherless;    uphold the cause of the poor and the oppressed.4 Rescue the weak and the needy;    deliver them from the hand of the wicked. 5 “The …

Psalm 139 For the director of music. Of David. A psalm. 1 You have searched me, Lord,    and you know me.2 You know when I sit and when I rise;    you perceive my thoughts from afar.3 You discern my going out and my lying down;    you are familiar with all my ways.4 Before a word is on my tongue    you, Lord, know it …

Psalm 66 For the director of music. A song. A psalm. 1 Shout for joy to God, all the earth!2     Sing the glory of his name;    make his praise glorious.3 Say to God, “How awesome are your deeds!    So great is your power    that your enemies cringe before you.4 All the earth bows down to you;    they sing praise to you,    they sing the …

This psalm, written and composed by the Sons of Korah, to be sung as a prayer by the assembly of Israel, is very different from the worship sung in many churches today. It acknowledges God’s anger with sin, and how sin leads to the removal of God’s favor and blessing. This psalm calls on God …

Psalm 27 Of David. VV. 1-3: I Will Be Confident 1 The Lord is my light and my salvation—    whom shall I fear?The Lord is the stronghold of my life—    of whom shall I be afraid? 2 When the wicked advance against me    to devour me,it is my enemies and my foes    who will stumble and fall.3 Though an army besiege me,    my …

Psalm 1 (NIV) Verse 1 1 Blessed is the one    who does not walk in step with the wickedor stand in the way that sinners take    or sit in the company of mockers, “Blessed.” Literally, happy. God wants you to be happy and provides the way of happiness as there are many such “beatitudes” (blessed sayings) found throughout …