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Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Psalms 150



1An exhortation to praise God;
3with all kinds of instruments.

Verse 1
Praise ye the LORD. Praise God in his sanctuary: praise him in the firmament of his power.
Praise ye the Lord
Heb. Hallelujah.
in his sanctuary
29:9; 66:13-16; 116:18,19; 118:19,20; 134:2
in the firmament
Genesis 1:6-8; Ezekiel 1:22-26; 10:1; Daniel 12:3

Verse 2
Praise him for his mighty acts: praise him according to his excellent greatness.
for his mighty
145:5,6; Revelation 15:3,4
96:4; 145:3; Deuteronomy 3:24; Jeremiah 32:17-19

Verse 3
Praise him with the sound of the trumpet: praise him with the psaltery and harp.
with the sound
81:2,3; 98:5,6; Numbers 10:10; 1 Chronicles 15:24,28; 16:42; Daniel 3:5
or, cornet. the psaltery.
33:2; 92:3; 108:2; 149:3

Verse 4
Praise him with the timbrel and dance: praise him with stringed instruments and organs.
with the timbrel
Exodus 15:20
or, pipe.
149:3; *marg:
33:2; 92:3; 144:9; Isaiah 38:20; Habakkuk 3:19
Job 30:31

Verse 5
Praise him upon the loud cymbals: praise him upon the high sounding cymbals.
the loud cymbals
1 Chronicles 15:16,19,28; 16:5; 25:1,6

Verse 6
Let every thing that hath breath praise the LORD. Praise ye the LORD.
Let every thing
103:22; 145:10; 148:7-11; Revelation 5:13


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Bibliography Information
Torrey, R. A. "Commentary on Psalms 150:4". "The Treasury of Scripture Knowledge".

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Tuesday, October 27th, 2020
the Week of Proper 25 / Ordinary 30
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