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Bible Commentaries

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Psalms 110

Introduction

1The kingdom;
4the priesthood;
5the conquest;
7and the passion of Christ.

Verse 1

The LORD said unto my Lord, Sit thou at my right hand, until I make thine enemies thy footstool.
A. M. 2962. B.C. 1042. (Title.) This Psalm was probably composed by David after Nathan's prophetic address; and, from the grandeur of the subject and the sublimity of the expressions, it is evident that it can only refer, as the ancient Jews fully acknowledged, to the royal dignity, priesthood, victories, and triumphs of the MESSIAH
The Lord
8:1; Matthew 22:42-46; Mark 12:35-37; Luke 22:41
Sit
Mark 16:19; Acts 2:34; Ephesians 1:20-22; Hebrews 12:2; 1 Peter 3:22
until
2:6-9; 45:6,7; 1 Corinthians 15:25; Hebrews 1:3,13; 10:12,13
Reciprocal: Genesis 48:14 - his right hand; Numbers 4:30 - service; Deuteronomy 20:13 - thou shalt smite; Deuteronomy 33:7 - and be thou; Joshua 5:14 - my lord; Joshua 10:24 - put your feet; Joshua 10:28 - them; 2 Samuel 22:39 - General; 2 Samuel 22:48 - that bringeth; 1 Kings 2:19 - she sat; 1 Kings 5:3 - put; 1 Kings 10:18 - a great throne; 1 Chronicles 17:10 - Moreover; Psalm 8:6 - put; Psalm 16:5 - thou; Psalm 21:5 - honour; Psalm 21:8 - General; Psalm 45:1 - touching; Psalm 47:3 - our feet; Psalm 68:18 - ascended; Psalm 72:9 - his enemies; Psalm 80:17 - General; Psalm 89:23 - plague; Psalm 109:20 - Let this; Psalm 110:5 - at thy; Isaiah 9:6 - the government; Isaiah 25:11 - he shall bring; Isaiah 40:10 - his arm; Isaiah 49:5 - yet; Isaiah 50:7 - the Lord; Isaiah 52:13 - he shall; Isaiah 55:5 - he; Jeremiah 30:21 - governor; Daniel 1:21 - General; Daniel 2:44 - set up; Daniel 7:14 - given; Micah 4:3 - and rebuke; Zechariah 9:9 - behold; Zechariah 12:8 - the house; Malachi 3:1 - and; Matthew 11:3 - Art; Matthew 20:21 - the one; Matthew 21:5 - thy King; Matthew 22:44 - The Lord; Matthew 25:33 - his; Matthew 26:64 - the right; Matthew 28:18 - All; Mark 10:37 - sit; Mark 12:36 - The Lord; Mark 14:62 - the Son; Luke 1:43 - my; Luke 7:19 - Art; Luke 20:42 - the Lord; Luke 22:69 - on; Luke 24:44 - in the psalms; John 1:49 - the King; John 5:27 - hath; John 8:54 - it is; John 17:2 - As; Acts 2:30 - knowing; Acts 3:13 - hath; Acts 5:31 - hath; Acts 7:55 - standing; Acts 10:36 - he is; Acts 26:6 - the promise; Philippians 2:9 - God; Philippians 2:11 - is Lord; Colossians 3:1 - where; 1 Peter 1:11 - the glory

Verse 2

The LORD shall send the rod of thy strength out of Zion: rule thou in the midst of thine enemies.
the rod
Exodus 7:19; 8:5; Micah 7:14; Matthew 28:18-20; Acts 2:34-37; Romans 1:16; 1 Corinthians 1:23,24; 2 Corinthians 10:4,5; 1 Thessalonians 2:13; 1 Peter 1:12
out
Isaiah 2:3; Ezekiel 47:1; Micah 4:2
rule
2:8,9; 22:28,29; 45:5
Reciprocal: Exodus 4:2 - a rod; Exodus 8:22 - midst; Numbers 17:2 - twelve rods; Numbers 17:8 - budded; Numbers 24:17 - a Sceptre; Deuteronomy 33:7 - and be thou; 2 Samuel 19:14 - even; 2 Samuel 23:3 - He that ruleth; 2 Chronicles 6:41 - the ark; Psalm 2:6 - Yet; Psalm 16:5 - thou; Psalm 21:8 - General; Psalm 23:4 - thy rod; Psalm 45:1 - touching; Psalm 45:4 - prosperously; Psalm 47:9 - The princes; Psalm 98:1 - his right; Psalm 134:3 - bless thee; Psalm 145:12 - make known; Isaiah 11:4 - and he shall; Isaiah 40:10 - his arm; Isaiah 45:24 - and all; Isaiah 52:13 - he shall; Ezekiel 19:11 - she had; Daniel 7:14 - given; Micah 4:3 - and rebuke; Zechariah 12:8 - the house; John 5:27 - hath; Acts 3:13 - hath; Acts 5:31 - hath; Acts 10:36 - he is; 1 Corinthians 1:18 - unto; Ephesians 1:19 - exceeding; Philippians 3:12 - apprehended; Hebrews 4:12 - is quick; Hebrews 9:4 - and Aaron's; Revelation 6:2 - and he went; Revelation 7:9 - a great

Verse 3

Thy people shall be willing in the day of thy power, in the beauties of holiness from the womb of the morning: thou hast the dew of thy youth.
Thy
22:27,28; Judges 5:2; Acts 2:41; Romans 11:2-6; 2 Corinthians 8:1-3,12,16; Philippians 2:13; Hebrews 13:21
day
Acts 1:8; 2:33; 4:30-35; 19:20; 2 Corinthians 13:4; Galatians 1:15,16
beauties
96:9; Ezekiel 43:12; Ephesians 1:4; 1 Thessalonians 4:7; Titus 2:14
from the womb, etc
or, more than the womb of the morning: thou shalt have, etc. thou hast.
Acts 4:4; 21:20; Revelation 7:9
Reciprocal: Exodus 3:18 - and they; Exodus 25:2 - willingly; Exodus 35:5 - whosoever; Exodus 35:21 - General; Leviticus 1:3 - his own; Leviticus 7:30 - own hands; Deuteronomy 33:13 - the dew; 1 Samuel 10:26 - whose hearts; 2 Samuel 19:14 - even; 2 Samuel 23:4 - as the light; 1 Kings 8:58 - incline; 1 Chronicles 12:38 - all the rest; 1 Chronicles 16:29 - the beauty; 1 Chronicles 28:21 - willing; 1 Chronicles 29:9 - they offered; 2 Chronicles 17:16 - willingly; 2 Chronicles 30:12 - the hand of God; Ezra 1:6 - willingly offered; Ezra 2:68 - offered freely; Ezra 7:13 - minded; Nehemiah 4:6 - had a mind; Psalm 45:4 - prosperously; Psalm 47:9 - The princes; Psalm 90:17 - And let; Psalm 144:2 - who subdueth; Psalm 145:12 - make known; Song of Solomon 1:16 - also; Song of Solomon 2:14 - thy countenance; Song of Solomon 5:4 - put; Isaiah 26:19 - thy dew; Isaiah 53:10 - he shall see; Hosea 1:11 - for; Micah 4:1 - and people; Micah 5:7 - as a dew; Haggai 1:14 - stirred; Zechariah 14:20 - HOLINESS; Mark 11:3 - and straightway; Mark 14:8 - hath done; Mark 14:15 - he will; Luke 14:23 - compel; John 1:13 - nor of the will of man; John 6:37 - shall; Acts 6:1 - when; Acts 9:35 - all; Acts 13:44 - came; Acts 16:14 - whose; Romans 9:16 - General; 1 Corinthians 1:18 - unto; 1 Corinthians 12:18 - as it; 2 Corinthians 8:3 - beyond; 2 Corinthians 10:5 - the obedience; Ephesians 1:19 - exceeding; Philippians 3:12 - apprehended; Colossians 1:6 - knew; Philemon 1:14 - thy benefit; Hebrews 9:4 - and Aaron's; 2 Peter 1:3 - his

Verse 4

The LORD hath sworn, and will not repent, Thou art a priest for ever after the order of Melchizedek.
Lord
89:34-36; Hebrews 5:6; 6:13-18; 7:28
will not
Numbers 23:19
Thou
Genesis 14:18; Zechariah 6:13; Hebrews 6:20; 7:1-3,11,17; Revelation 1:6
Reciprocal: Genesis 6:6 - repented; Exodus 40:15 - everlasting; Deuteronomy 18:18 - like unto; 1 Samuel 1:22 - for ever; 1 Samuel 15:11 - repenteth me; Psalm 89:35 - Once; Psalm 132:11 - sworn; Isaiah 14:24 - Lord; Jeremiah 30:21 - and I; Zechariah 4:14 - These; John 12:34 - Christ; Hebrews 3:1 - and; Hebrews 6:18 - two; Hebrews 7:15 - after; Hebrews 7:21 - The Lord; Revelation 11:15 - and he

Verse 5

The Lord at thy right hand shall strike through kings in the day of his wrath.
at thy
1; 16:8; Mark 16:19; Acts 2:34-36; 7:55,56
strike
2:2-6,9-12; 45:4,5; 68:14,30; 149:7-9; Zechariah 9:9,10,13-15; Revelation 17:12-14; 19:11-21; 20:8,9
in the day
21:8,9; Ezekiel 38:18,19; Romans 2:5; Revelation 6:15-17; 11:18
Reciprocal: Joshua 8:29 - the king; Joshua 10:24 - put your feet; Joshua 11:21 - Joshua destroyed; 2 Samuel 22:39 - General; Job 21:30 - day; Job 36:18 - Because; Psalm 2:5 - sore; Psalm 109:20 - Let this; Psalm 109:31 - For he; Isaiah 2:14 - General; Isaiah 13:13 - in the wrath; Isaiah 42:13 - as a mighty; Isaiah 61:2 - and; Jeremiah 19:3 - Hear; Ezekiel 21:10 - General; Ezekiel 29:5 - I will leave; Ezekiel 32:4 - General; Ezekiel 38:17 - whom; Daniel 2:34 - which; Joel 3:12 - for; Obadiah 1:15 - the day; Micah 4:3 - and rebuke; Micah 5:8 - as a lion; Zechariah 14:12 - the plague wherewith; Zechariah 14:17 - that; Matthew 21:44 - but; Luke 20:43 - General; Acts 2:25 - for; Philippians 2:9 - God; Revelation 6:16 - and from; Revelation 12:10 - the power; Revelation 17:14 - the Lamb shall; Revelation 19:18 - ye

Verse 6

He shall judge among the heathen, he shall fill the places with the dead bodies; he shall wound the heads over many countries.
judge
1 Samuel 2:10; Isaiah 2:4; 11:3; 42:1,4; 51:5; Joel 3:12-16; Micah 4:3; John 5:22; Revelation 19:11
fill
Isaiah 34:2-8; 43:2-4; 66:16,17; Ezekiel 38:21,22; 39:4,11-20; Revelation 14:20
wound
68:21; Genesis 3:15; Habakkuk 3:13
many
or, great.
Reciprocal: Joshua 11:21 - Joshua destroyed; 2 Samuel 22:39 - General; 2 Samuel 22:44 - head; 2 Chronicles 20:24 - they were dead; Psalm 2:5 - sore; Psalm 2:9 - General; Psalm 45:4 - right; Psalm 47:8 - reigneth; Psalm 72:9 - his enemies; Psalm 109:20 - Let this; Isaiah 2:14 - General; Isaiah 13:13 - in the wrath; Isaiah 40:10 - his arm; Isaiah 42:13 - as a mighty; Isaiah 61:2 - and; Ezekiel 21:10 - General; Ezekiel 29:5 - I will leave; Ezekiel 30:3 - the time; Ezekiel 32:4 - General; Ezekiel 38:17 - whom; Daniel 2:34 - which; Obadiah 1:15 - the day; Micah 5:8 - as a lion; Zechariah 14:12 - the plague wherewith; Zechariah 14:17 - that; Matthew 21:44 - but; Luke 20:43 - General; John 5:27 - hath; Revelation 6:15 - the kings; Revelation 6:16 - and from; Revelation 12:10 - the power; Revelation 19:18 - ye

Verse 7

He shall drink of the brook in the way: therefore shall he lift up the head.
He shall
102:9; Judges 7:5,6; Job 21:20; Isaiah 53:12; Jeremiah 23:15; Matthew 20:22; 26:42; John 18:11
therefore
Isaiah 53:11,12; Luke 24:26; Philippians 2:7-11; Hebrews 2:9,10; 1 Peter 1:11
lift
3:3; 27:6; Jeremiah 52:31
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Torrey, R. A. "Commentary on Psalms 110". "The Treasury of Scripture Knowledge". https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/eng/tsk/psalms-110.html.