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Gary H. Everett's Study Notes on the Holy Scriptures
Psalms 100



Verses 1-5

Psalm 100

Psalm 100:3 Know ye that the LORD he is God: it is he that hath made us, and not we ourselves; we are his people, and the sheep of his pasture.

Psalm 100:3 — "and not we ourselves" - Comments- Hebrew ( וְלֹא אֲנַ֑חְנוּ).

Hebrew ( ו) - Translated, "and."

Hebrew ( לאׁ) (H 3808) - Translated, "not."

Hebrew ( אֲנַחְנוּ) (H 587) - Translated, "ourselves."

Many versions translate this Hebrew phrase, "and we are His."

ASV, "Know ye that Jehovah, he is God: It is he that hath made us, and we are his; We are his people, and the sheep of his pasture."

YLT, "Know that Jehovah He is God, He made us, and we are His, His people--and the flock of His pasture."

Psalm 100:3"and the sheep of his pasture" - Comments- Ezekiel 34describes God's people using the metaphor of sheep.

Psalm 100:4 Enter into his gates with thanksgiving, and into his courts with praise: be thankful unto him, and bless his name.

Psalm 100:4 Scripture References- Note:

Psalm 95:2, "Let us come before his presence with thanksgiving, and make a joyful noise unto him with psalms."

Psalm 100:5 For the LORD is good; his mercy is everlasting; and his truth endureth to all generations.

Psalm 100:5Comments- Psalm 100:5 gives us the reason to praise the Lord.


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Everett, Gary H. "Commentary on Psalms 100:4". Gary H. Everett's Study Notes on the Holy Scriptures. 2013.

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