The final part of Psalm 119. Hope you enjoyed reading the comfort and hope, as well as, the faithfulness of God, illustrated through Psalm 119.
Amen for the power of God’s Word.
169 Let my cry come near before thee, O LORD: give me understanding according to thy word.
170 Let my supplication come before thee: deliver me according to thy word.
171 My lips shall utter praise, when thou hast taught me thy statutes.
172 My tongue shall speak of thy word: for all thy commandments are righteousness.
173 Let thine hand help me; for I have chosen thy precepts.
174 I have longed for thy salvation, O LORD; and thy law is my delight.
175 Let my soul live, and it shall praise thee; and let thy judgments help me.
176 I have gone astray like a lost sheep; seek thy servant; for I do not forget thy commandments.
Twelve scripture references to verses:
In my distress I called upon the LORD, and cried unto my God: he heard my voice out of his temple, and my cry came before him, even into his ears.
Deliver my soul from the sword; my darling from the power of the dog.
Bow down thine ear to me; deliver me speedily: be thou my strong rock, for an house of defence to save me.
I said unto the LORD, Thou art my God: hear the voice of my supplications, O LORD.
And it shall come to pass in the last days, that the mountain of the LORD’s house shall be established in the top of the mountains, and shall be exalted above the hills; and all nations shall flow unto it.
And many nations shall come, and say, Come, and let us go to the mountain of the LORD, and to the house of the God of Jacob; and he will teach us of his ways, and we will walk in his paths: for the law shall go forth of Zion, and the word of the LORD from Jerusalem.
Deliver me from bloodguiltiness, O God, thou God of my salvation: and my tongue shall sing aloud of thy righteousness.
And Joshua said unto the people, Ye are witnesses against yourself that ye have chosen you the LORD, to serve him.
Though he fall, he shall not be utterly cast down: for the LORD upholdeth him with his hand.
Incline your ear, and come unto me: hear, and your soul shall live; and I will make an everlasting covenant with you, even the sure mercies of David.
All we like sheep have gone astray; we have turned every one to his own way; and the LORD hath laid on him the iniquity of us all.
What man of you, having an hundred sheep, if he lose one of them, doth not leave the ninety and nine in the wilderness, and go after that which is lost, until he find it?
Abundant blessings and have a marvelous day!
The just shall live by faith. Praise The Lord.
As always, I welcome your thoughts.
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