A lot was happening in the 7th century B.C. when the poet and prophet Habakkuk ministered to the Judeans. The first metal coins were produced. The Chinese invented printing. The Ancient Olympic Games taking place in Greece saw the introduction of a new sport, Pankration, that combined boxing with wrestling techniques. The Assyrian Empire which … Continue reading Sunday Prayer | Yet I Will Rejoice in the Lord!
The final song of ascents calls on the priests serving God at the Temple to praise Him. It also calls on the Lord to bless them. The priests served on duty 24 hours a day at the Temple. In addition to carrying out their clergical duties by day, the priests guarded the Temple at night. … Continue reading Psalm Saturday | Sing Praises to the Lord
Welcome to The Devotional Guy™! I’m glad you’re here. A few weeks ago, we left off our Psalm Saturday series at Psalm 126. Today, albeit a day late, we’re picking up our exploration of the “Songs of Ascent” that comprise a substantial chunk of the “Great Hallel.” These psalms were sung in worship as the … Continue reading Psalm Saturday (Belated) | The Songs of Ascent (cont.)