Psalm Saturday | God Delivers on His Promises

It is believed that worshippers recited the songs of ascent as they journeyed up the road to Jerusalem to celebrate their annual religious festivals. The author of Psalm 132 calls on fellow Israelites to beseech God in prayer for blessings upon their nation because of David's faithful commitment to God. David had made great sacrifices … Continue reading Psalm Saturday | God Delivers on His Promises

Psalm Saturday: Psalm 82, a Psalm of Asaph

A Psalm of Asaph. 1 God has taken his place in the divine council; in the midst of the gods he holds judgment: 2 How long will you judge unjustly and show partiality to the wicked? Selah 3 Give justice to the weak and the fatherless; maintain the right of the afflicted and the destitute. … Continue reading Psalm Saturday: Psalm 82, a Psalm of Asaph

Psalm Saturday: Psalm 49 Devotional

In this wisdom psalm, reflecting on the problem that the prosperity of the wicked presents, the writer asserts that he will not fear the rich enemies threatening him. He sees that many ungodly people enjoy many material blessings. Despite their wealth, the writer observes that they are only men who, like everyone else, will die … Continue reading Psalm Saturday: Psalm 49 Devotional