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Psalms 128



1The sundry blessings which follow them that fear God.

Verse 1
Blessed is every one that feareth the LORD; that walketh in his ways.
&) A Song of degrees.
120:1; 121:1; 122:1; 123:1; 124:1; 125:1; 126:1; 127:1; *titles
every one
103:1,13,17; 112:1; 115:13; 147:11; Luke 1:50
1:1-3; 81:13; 119:1; Luke 1:6; Acts 9:31; 1 Thessalonians 4:1

Verse 2
For thou shalt eat the labour of thine hands: happy shalt thou be, and it shall be well with thee.
thou shalt eat
Genesis 3:19; Deuteronomy 28:4,11,39,51; Judges 6:3-6; Ecclesiastes 5:18,19; Isaiah 62:8; Isaiah 65:13,21-23
and it shall
Ecclesiastes 8:12; Isaiah 3:10; Jeremiah 22:15; 1 Corinthians 15:58; Ephesians 6:3

Verse 3
Thy wife shall be as a fruitful vine by the sides of thine house: thy children like olive plants round about thy table.
a fruitful vine
Genesis 49:22; Proverbs 5:15-18; Ezekiel 19:10
olive plants
52:8; 144:12; Jeremiah 11:16; Hosea 14:6,7; Romans 11:24
round about

Verse 5
The LORD shall bless thee out of Zion: and thou shalt see the good of Jerusalem all the days of thy life.
bless thee
20:2; 118:26; 134:3; Isaiah 2:3; Ephesians 1:3
thou shalt see
122:6; Isaiah 33:20

Verse 6
Yea, thou shalt see thy children's children, and peace upon Israel.
thou shalt see
Genesis 50:23; Job 42:16
125:5; Isaiah 66:12; Galatians 1:16


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Bibliography Information
Torrey, R. A. "Commentary on Psalms 128:4". "The Treasury of Scripture Knowledge".

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Sunday, December 15th, 2019
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