A verse-by-verse study through Psalm 119. Blessed are those who keep His testimonies, Who seek Him with the whole heart! 99Â I have more understanding than all my teachers: for thy testimonies are my meditation. Be ready to communicate his knowledge to others (Psalm 119:13): "With my lips have Ideclared." I trust in you, so donât disappoint me. 92Â Unless thy law had been my delights, I should then have perished in mine affliction. It is referred to in almost every verse. 89Â For ever, O Lord, thy word is settled in heaven. Psalm 119 This psalm is an acrostic poem, the stanzas of which begin with successive letters of the Hebrew alphabet; moreover, the verses of each stanza begin with the same letter of the Hebrew alphabet. a. I am a friend to everyone who obeys your instructions.64Â Lord, your faithful love fills the earth. Psalm 119 is remarkable for how often it refers to Godâs written revelation, His word. So I hate anything that leads people the wrong way. In almost every verse, the Word of God is mentioned. The powerful promises of Psalm 119 teach us how to commune with God in the good times and the bad, revealing the critical role God’s word is … 98Â Thou through thy commandments hast made me wiser than mine enemies: for they are ever with me. 137Â Righteous art thou, O Lord, and upright are thy judgments. But I put my trust in your word.82Â I keep looking for what you promised, but my eyes are feeling tired. I have obeyed your rules.23Â Even if rulers say bad things about me, I am your servant, and I continue to study your laws.24Â Your rules make me happy. 4Â Thou hast commanded us to keep thy precepts diligently. a light that shows the path I should take. Psalm 119:1-8 *STUDY POINT: As you read through Psalm 119, keep track of every instance of the word “blessed” and write down what the psalmist desired or did to be blessed. 44Â So shall I keep thy law continually for ever and ever. 106Â I have sworn, and I will perform it, that I will keep thy righteous judgments. 161Â Powerful leaders attack me for no reason, but the only thing I fear is your command.162Â Your word makes me happy, like someone who has found a great treasure.163Â I hate lies; they make me sick! 158Â I beheld the transgressors, and was grieved; because they kept not thy word. Aleph # Psalm 119 Aleph The first letter of the Hebrew alphabet. Psalm 119:1 Psalm 119 Aleph The first letter of the Hebrew alphabet. But I love your teachings.164Â Seven times a day I praise you because your laws are fair.165Â Those who love your teachings will find true peace. Preserved it in his heart as a choice treasure, where it might dwell richly, and be of service to him on many occasions. First of all, it has the distinction of being the longest chapter in the Bible. With my cup of coffee in hand I settled into my chair to read the assigned passages of my “Read the Bible in a Year” plan. 14Â I have rejoiced in the way of thy testimonies, as much as in all riches. 2Â Blessed are they that keep his testimonies, and that seek him with the whole heart. When will you comfort me?83Â Even when I am like a dried wineskin on the trash pile, I will not forget your laws.84Â How long must I wait for you to punish those who persecute me?85Â Proud people have tried to trap me and make me disobey your teachings.86Â All your commands can be trusted. 6. One of them was Psalm 119, the longest of the psalms. 84Â How many are the days of thy servant? If only I were predisposed to keep your statutes. because people donât obey your teachings. 190 Sermons on Psalm 119. Commentary on Psalm 119:9-16 (Read Psalm 119:9-16) To original corruption all have added actual sin. All those who refuse to obey your word are cursed. I fear and respect your judgments. Time and again it has been proven true.141Â I am young, and people donât respect me. ? but I have not disobeyed your instructions. Answer me, and I will obey your laws.146Â I call to you. Live it. Your word makes even simple people wise.131Â My desire to hear your commands is so strong that I wait with open mouth, gasping for breath.132Â Look at me, and be kind to me, just as you always are to those who love your name.133Â Guide me, as you promised. 3They also do no iniquity: they walk in his ways. Give me wisdom to understand your rules.126Â Lord, it is time for you to do something. 26 I gave an account of my ways and you answered me; teach me your decrees. Psalm 119 â Read and Pray Every Day 1. 161Â Princes have persecuted me without a cause: but my heart standeth in awe of thy word. Each line of the first part begins with Aleph. 4 You have commanded us To keep Your precepts diligently. because I do my best to know your instructions. These words refer to scripture or Godâs written word. Psalm 119 âYour word is a lamp to my feet and a light for my path.â Ps 119:105 Day 1 Read Psalm 119 Names for Scripture 1. 3 They also do no iniquity: they walk in his ways. But, don’t let the length of the chapter hinder you. 5 O that my ways were directed to keep thy statutes! The Masoretes (a group of Jewish scholars between the 6 th and 10 th centuries AD) said that the word of God is mentioned in every verse except Psalm 119:122. 7Â I will praise thee with uprightness of heart, when I shall have learned thy righteous judgments. The name of God (Yahweh/Jehovah) appears twenty-four times in Psalm 119. Some have felt that the poem is disjointed. Read it ; Notes Tags Likes History Dictionaries Reading plan Graphics Videos Donate ... Psalm 119 English Standard Version Your Word Is a Lamp to My Feet 1 Aleph ... (Ps 119â¦ God Will Bless You. 50Â This is my comfort in my affliction: for thy word hath quickened me. Save me, and I will obey your rules.147Â I get up early in the morning to pray to you. 15Â I will meditate in thy precepts, and have respect unto thy ways. Blessed are those who keep His testimonies, Who seek Him with the whole heart! 9. One great mathematician publicly said it summed up all the Christian virtues. I will give thought to your way of life.16Â I enjoy your laws. But now I carefully obey everything you say.68Â You are good, and you do good things. 165Â Great peace have they which love thy law: and nothing shall offend them. 43Â And take not the word of truth utterly out of my mouth; for I have hoped in thy judgments. But they're so GOOD, so RICH, I think it will be worth it. It may take all summer to read all 158 sermons. 5 Oh that my ways may be steadfast in keeping your statutes! Love it. 128Â Therefore I esteem all thy precepts concerning all things to be right; and I hate every false way. 45Â And I will walk at liberty: for I seek thy precepts. 55Â I have remembered thy name, O Lord, in the night, and have kept thy law. 141Â I am small and despised: yet do not I forget thy precepts. they walk in his ways. Psalm 119 shows us that the Word of God should have top priority in our lives. 10. 121Â I have done judgment and justice: leave me not to mine oppressors. 71Â It is good for me that I have been afflicted; that I might learn thy statutes. Meditate frequently upon them (Psalm 119:15): "I will meditate," etc. Let it have a due effect on thy own heart (Psalm 119:14), "I have rejoiced," etc. but the only thing I fear is your command. 119 Blessed are the undefiled in the way, who walk in the law of the LORD. I wasnât alone. Hidden in Christ, taken summer 2018. PSALM 119 * A Prayer to God, the Lawgiver Aleph. 29 Keep me from deceitful ways; be gracious to â¦ 62Â At midnight I will rise to give thanks unto thee because of thy righteous judgments. I love them very much.168Â I obey all your instructions and rules, because you know everything I do. I have promised to obey them, and I will keep my promise.107Â Lord, I have suffered for a long time. undefiled: or, perfect, or, sincere 2Blessed are they that keep his testimonies, and that seek him with the whole heart. I will not forget your word. 73Â With your hands you made me and helped me become what I am. Commentary on Psalm 119:9-16 (Read Psalm 119:9-16) To original corruption all have added actual sin. 73Â Thy hands have made me and fashioned me: give me understanding, that I may learn thy commandments. 17Â Deal bountifully with thy servant, that I may live, and keep thy word. It stands as the giant among the Psalms--it is the longest psalm and the longest chapter in the Bible--176 verses. 126Â It is time for thee, Lord, to work: for they have made void thy law. 66Â Teach me good judgment and knowledge: for I have believed thy commandments. 20Â My soul breaketh for the longing that it hath unto thy judgments at all times. #freepsalm119study Click to Tweet. 162Â I rejoice at thy word, as one that findeth great spoil. Mixed it with faith, laid it up in his mind and memory for future use. Psalm 119:1-176—Read the Bible online or download free. 49Â Remember the word unto thy servant, upon which thou hast caused me to hope. And as the Psalmist trawls the depth of its treasures, his whispered prayer is - open my eyes to see the wonderful truths in Your instructions. 155Â Salvation is far from the wicked: for they seek not thy statutes. 37Â Turn away mine eyes from beholding vanity; and quicken thou me in thy way. because through them you gave me new life. 137Â Lord, you do what is right, and your decisions are fair.138Â The rules you have given us are right. 115Â Depart from me, ye evildoers: for I will keep the commandments of my God. Psalm 119:11 - KJV. 139Â My zeal hath consumed me, because mine enemies have forgotten thy words. Ö¥×Ö°×ªÖ´Ö¼× ×¢ÖµÖ½×Ö¹×ªÖ¶Ö½××Ö¸: 120 My flesh bristles â¦ 25Â My soul cleaveth unto the dust: quicken thou me according to thy word. Lord, you always do what is right, so let me live.150Â Here come those who have evil plans to hurt me. [c]28Â I am sad and tired. 28 My soul is weary with sorry; strengthen me according to your word. 1 Blessed those whose way is blameless,. 159Â Consider how I love thy precepts: quicken me, O Lord, according to thy lovingkindness. Be good to me, and let me live. 40Â Behold, I have longed after thy precepts: quicken me in thy righteousness. As a few of you know, I love, love, LOVE Psalm 119. 140Â Thy word is very pure: therefore thy servant loveth it. 19Â I am a stranger in the earth: hide not thy commandments from me. 65Â Thou hast dealt well with thy servant, O Lord, according unto thy word. 102Â I have not departed from thy judgments: for thou hast taught me. Each section begins a new letter in the Hebrew alphabet. You did what you promised to do.66Â Give me the knowledge to make wise decisions. b 3 They do no wrong;. Say the word, and I will live again. You always do what is right, so let me live. [b]26Â I told you about my life, and you answered me. because you are the one who gives me the desire. so I hate anything that leads people the wrong way. 2 Blessed are they that keep his testimonies, and that seek him with the whole heart. 33Â Teach me, O Lord, the way of thy statutes; and I shall keep it unto the end. 132Â Look thou upon me, and be merciful unto me, as thou usest to do unto those that love thy name. Deeply reflect on them (Psalm 119:16): "I will have respect," etc. I trust what you say.148Â Late into the night I stay awake to think about your word.149Â I know your love is true, so listen to me. Crux and Compass, taken summer 2018. 64Â The earth, O Lord, is full of thy mercy: teach me thy statutes. 120Â My flesh trembleth for fear of thee; and I am afraid of thy judgments. I have promised to obey them, and I will keep my promise. 3Â They also do no iniquity: they walk in his ways. 154Â Plead my cause, and deliver me: quicken me according to thy word. 48Â My hands also will I lift up unto thy commandments, which I have loved; and I will meditate in thy statutes. 34Â Give me understanding, and I shall keep thy law; yea, I shall observe it with my whole heart. who have stopped following your teachings. Regardless of writer, Psalm 119 has some very special qualities. Taken 2017/2018. But it is also written in a unique poetic form known as an acrostic. 6 Then I shall not be put to shame, having my eyes â¦ By obeying your word.10Â I try with all my heart to serve you. How to Read Psalm 119 Read it regularly.. It gives me hope.50Â You comfort me in my suffering, because your promise gives me new life.51Â People full of pride are always making fun of me, but I have not stopped following your teachings.52Â I remember the laws you gave us long ago, Lord, and they bring me comfort.53Â I am overcome with anger when I see wicked people, who have stopped following your teachings.54Â Your laws are the songs I sing wherever I am living.55Â Lord, in the night I remembered your name, and I obeyed your teachings.56Â This happened because I carefully obey your instructions. 119Â Great blessings belong to those who live pure lives! Guide me with your teachings.30Â I have chosen to be loyal to you. DALETH -×. 4 Thou hast commanded us to keep thy precepts diligently. Your laws are good.40Â See how much I want to obey your instructions! 35Â Make me to go in the path of thy commandments; for therein do I delight. 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