4 to him who alone does great wonders, His love endures forever. Psalm 136:5-6. But that is the second and derivative form of the word of God. Gospel. Jeremiah 2:6). Psalm 136:1 Or mercy, and so throughout the Psalm; Psalm 136:4 I.e., wonderful acts; Psalm 136:5 Lit with understanding; Psalm 136:8 Or over the; Psalm 136:9 Or over the; Psalm 136:10 Lit Egypt; Psalm 136:13 Lit Sea of Reeds; Psalm 136:15 Lit shook off; Psalm 136:15 Lit Sea of Reeds; Psalm 136… The Lord’s Enduring Mercy Text: Psalm 136:1-6 Psalm 136 is unique to all the Psalms, because of its usage of “For His mercy endure forever” No where in scripture do you find the same stanza repeated over and over again like Psalm 136. 3 O give thanks to the Lord of lords: for his mercy endureth for ever. Oreb, Zeb, Zeba, Zalmunna, Agag. 4 To him who alone doeth great wonders: for his mercy endureth for ever. Genesis 29:15-28 is small slice of a much larger story. —Franz Delitzsch. The parables assigned for the last two weeks comprise a narrative of moderate length followed some verses later by interpretations. Psalms 136:25. Gordon Churchyard. His love is eternal. Commentary on Genesis 29:15-28 . Chapter 136. Words in brackets, ( ), are not in the *Hebrew Bible. Study the bible online using commentary on Psalm 136:23 and more! (1-4) For his power and judgments. Psalms 136:17. PSALM 136 . It contains reminiscences of many parts, of Scripture, and is especially based on the previous psalm, which it follows closely in Psalms 136:10-18, and quotes directly in Psalms 136:19-22.Delitzsch points out that if these quoted verses are omitted, the psalm falls into triplets. Commentary on Psalm 119:129-136 View Bible Text . The first in importance (though not in time) is the word of God enfleshed. What else can be said? 5 who by his understanding made the heavens, His love endures forever. John Calvin (Calvin’s Commentaries [Baker], on Psalm 136, p. 181) says that the repeated refrain teaches us that to praise the Lord properly, we must acknowledge that everything we receive from Him is bestowed by His grace. Psalms 136:19 To him that by wisdom — Namely, by eminent and admirable wisdom, far exceeding the capacity of all creatures, whether human or angelical; made the heavens, that stretched out the earth — “The heavens above, and the earth beneath, declare the wisdom of their great Maker, and proclaim aloud, to an intelligent ear, the divinity of the hand that formed them. His love is eternal. Psalms 136:1 O give thanks unto the LORD; for he is good: for his mercy endureth for ever. The scope of this psalm is the same with that of the foregoing psalm, but there is something very singular in the composition of it; for the latter half of each verse is the same, repeated throughout the psalm, "for his mercy endureth for ever,' and yet no vain repetition. - Verse-by-Verse Commentary The scope of this psalm is the same with that of the foregoing psalm, but there is something very singular in the composition of it; for the latter half of each verse is the same, repeated throughout the psalm, "for his mercy endureth for ever," and yet no vain repetition. Psalms 137:1. Alternate First Reading. Commentators note how similar this psalm is to Psalm 135, and that both psalms cite frequently from other Scriptures, especially Deuteronomy. For his mercy, etc. Psalm 136 King James Version (KJV). Today’s Old Testament lesson is the famous text where Solomon asks God for wisdom. Verses 1-26. Psalm 136: This psalm is a hymn of praise like the preceding: a call to praise (verses 1-3), a cause for praise (verses 4-25), and a conclusion (verse 26). Keil and Delitzsch Biblical Commentary on the Old Testament. The Great *Hallel. Up to this point it is God the absolute in general, the Creator of all things, to the celebration of whose praise they are summoned; and from this point onwards the God of the history of salvation. 8 the sun to govern the day, His love endures forever. Psalms 136:16, first clause, is like De 8:15 (cf. Psalm 119:129-136 Commentary by Shauna Hannan. << Psalm 134 | Psalm 135 | Psalm 136 >> (Read all of Psalm 135) Complete Concise Chapter Contents. 1. Singing to the self. Protestants tend to forget this, thinking first of the word of God in the Bible. Commentary on Psalm 136(137) Catholic Online; Featured Today; Free World Class Education FREE Catholic Classes "A National Hymn of Sorrow" VATICAN CITY, DEC. 1, 2005 (Zenit) - Here is a translation of the address Benedict XVI gave at today's general audience, which he dedicated to a reflection on Psalm 136(137). For this Psalmist, nothing really. New American Standard Version. John Trapp Complete Commentary. For his mercy endureth for ever] This is the foot or burden of the whole song; neither is it any idle repetition, but a notable expression of the saints’ unsatisfiableness in praising God for his never failing mercy. He alone does great wonders. God to be praised for his mercy. For his mercy, etc. Gospel. Psalm 136:4. Who alone doeth great wonders — He, and none else; or he, without the help of any other person, or thing: whereas no other being can do any thing alone, or without his help. 9 the moon and stars to govern the night; By the rivers of Babylon, There we sat down, yea, we wept A. His love is eternal. The sheer size of Psalm 119 alone (176 verses) frequently leaves the interpreter paralyzed. First Reading. The first clauses of Psalms 136:2-3 (God of gods and Lord of Lords) are taken from De 10:17; Psalms 136:12, first clause (with a strong hand and stretched out arm) from De 4:34, and De 5:15. Psalms 136. God’s decrees are wonderful. Ver. Audio Commentary: Psalm 136 Psalm 136. Commentary on 1 Kings 3:5-12 “Ask me, what would you like me to give you?” Alternate First Reading. 3. Psalm. For his mercy, etc. New American Standard Version. Give thanks to the Lord of lords, For His lovingkindness is everlasting. However, this psalm is absolutely unique because its refrain is repeated at the end of each verse: “for his mercy endureth for ever”. 1 O give thanks unto the LORD; for he is good: for his mercy endureth for ever. * * * 1. Psalms 136:16. Psalms 136:26 - Give thanks to the God of heaven, For His lovingkindness is everlasting. The psalm was no doubt sung antiphonally with the people responding with the refrain. Psalms 136:1-26. Psalms 136:4. Psalms 136:18. Commentary on Psalm 119:129-136 View Bible Text . Psalms 136:2. To complicate the interpretive challenge, the complex acrostic structure of the psalm coupled with its seemingly repetitive emphasis on tora can leave one stymied at best, or perhaps worse, somewhat jaded as to its homiletical possibilities. Verse-by-Verse Bible Commentary Psalms 136:26. 1. Read Psalm 136 commentary using The Treasury of David. THIS psalm is evidently intended for liturgic use. July 24, 2011. And slew famous kings. To him which smote great kings (see the comment on Psalms 135:10). His Steadfast Love Endures Forever - Give thanks to the LORD, for he is good, for his steadfast love endures forever. Psalms 136. His love is eternal. Commentary on Matthew 13:31-33, 44-52. Psalms 136:2 O give thanks unto the God of gods: for his mercy endureth for ever. Matthew Henry :: Commentary on Psalms 136 ← Back to Matthew Henry's Bio & Resources . 2 O give thanks unto the God of gods: for his mercy endureth for ever. Jump to: Albert Barnes' Notes on the Whole Bible; John Gill's Exposition of the Whole Bible; Treasury of David ; John Trapp Complete Commentary; George Haydock's Catholic Bible Commentary; E.W. Talk about treasure in a field! Give thanks to the God of heaven, For His lovingkindness is everlasting. Psalms 136:2 O give thanks unto the God of gods: for his mercy [endureth] for ever. An EasyEnglish Translation with Notes (about 1200 word vocabulary) on Psalm 136 . Psalm 136. First Reading. Study the bible online using commentary on Psalm 136 and more! His love is eternal. Psalms 136 Commentary, One of over 110 Bible commentaries freely available, this commentary, written by 29 eminent scholars, is one of the most-recognized standards of expository commentaries Read Psalm 136:23 commentary using The Treasury of David. Psalm 137 – The Mournful Song of the Exiles. 2. Bible > Bible Commentary; The Geneva Study Bible; Psalm; Psalm 136; The Geneva Study Bible << Psalm 135 | Psalm 136 | Psalm 137 >> (Read all of Psalm 136) 136:1 O give thanks unto the LORD; for [he is] good: for his a mercy [endureth] for ever. Commentary on Genesis 29:15-28. “All the works of God are wonderful, and speak him alone to have been their author. Psalms 136. Words in boxes are from the Bible. Commentary on Psalm 119:129-136. 4 To him who alone doeth great wonders: for his mercy endureth for ever. New American Standard Version. (15-21) Commentary on Psalm 135:1-4 (Read Psalm 135:1-4) The subject-matter of praise, is the blessings of grace flowing from the everlasting love of God. www.easyenglish.bible. 7 who made the great lights — His love endures forever. To him which led his people through the wilderness (Exodus 13:20-22; Exodus 40:36-38; Deuteronomy 8:15). Psalms 136:3 O give thanks to the Lord of lords: for his mercy endureth for ever. The Kind Love Of The Lord: Free Bible Commentary on Psalm 136 in EasyEnglish. O give thanks to the L ord, for he is good, for his steadfast love endures forever. There is an ancient and venerable teaching in the church on the word of God. The scope of this psalm is the same with that of the foregoing psalm, but there is something very singular in the composition of it; for the latter half of each verse is the same, repeated throughout the psalm, "for his mercy endureth for ever,’’ and yet no vain repetition. Commentary … Is this not the task of the preacher? (1-3) Mourning by Babylon’s rivers. It may also have been written many years into the exile. Commentary on Matthew 13:31-33, 44-52. O give thanks to the God of gods, for his steadfast love endures forever. Psalms 136:13. 136 O give thanks unto the Lord; for he is good: for his mercy endureth for ever. 1-26. Psalm 136 God’s Love Is Eternal - Give thanks to the LORD, for He is good. Commentary on Psalm 119:129-136. It has three forms. Ver. Verse-by-Verse Bible Commentary Psalms 136:3. With a strong hand and an outstretched arm, For His lovingkindness is everlasting. Give thanks to the God of gods. Verse-by-Verse Bible Commentary Psalms 136:12. Commentary on 1 Kings 3:5-12. Give thanks to the God of gods, for his steadfast love endures forever. 6 who spread out the earth upon the waters, His love endures forever. The Kind Love of the *LORD. 2. Psalm 136. Because this psalm is a remembrance of Babylon, many commentators believe it was written after the return from exile. 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