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Gary H. Everett's Study Notes on the Holy Scriptures
Psalms 112

 

 

Verses 1-10

Psalm 112

Characteristics- Psalm 112is a complete acrostic of 22lines. Each line begins with successive letters of the Hebrew alphabet. Psalm 112:1-8 contain two lines each. Psalm 112:9-10 contain three lines each. Psalm 111is the same in its acrostic structure.

Theme- While Psalm 111praises the Lord for His righteous works, this Psalm praises the Lord for the man who works righteousness.

Psalm 112:9 He hath dispersed, he hath given to the poor; his righteousness endureth for ever; his horn shall be exalted with honour.

Psalm 112:9Old Testament Quotes in the New Testament - The apostle Paul quotes from Psalm 112:9 in 2 Corinthians 9:9.

2 Corinthians 9:9, "(As it is written, He hath dispersed abroad; he hath given to the poor: his righteousness remaineth for ever."

 


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Everett, Gary H. "Commentary on Psalms 112:4". Gary H. Everett's Study Notes on the Holy Scriptures. https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/ghe/psalms-112.html. 2013.

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Sunday, October 20th, 2019
the Week of Proper 24 / Ordinary 29
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