UNITY IS OF GOD
Psalms 133:1-3; Psalms 134:1-3
The word Behold suggests that some special manifestation of unity was taking place under the psalmistâ€™s eyes, perhaps in connection with some great religious festival; or David may have composed it to celebrate the healing of the breach after the death of Ishbosheth. We must not only be one in Godâ€™s purpose, but must be willing to dwell together, that is, to manifest our unity in outward action. For the precious oil see Exodus 30:20-38 and 1 John 2:27. Our Lord was anointed with the Holy Spirit, and we may share in His Pentecost, Luke 3:21-22; Acts 2:33.
Psalms 134:1-3. The last of the â€œSongs of Degrees.â€ It may have been addressed to the priests who came on duty after the offering of the evening sacrifice. There was evidently a band of choristers and others who were on duty while Jerusalem slept. The psalm ends with the reciprocal blessing of the watchers on the retreating crowds; commending them, during the hours of darkness, to the care of the Lord of heaven and earth.
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Meyer, Frederick Brotherton. "Commentary on Psalms 134". "F. B. Meyer's 'Through the Bible' Commentary". https://www.studylight.org/
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