Psalmist sentence example
In any case the titles are manifestly the product of the same uncritical spirit as we have just been speaking of, for not only are many of the titles certainly wrong, but they are wrong in such a way as to prove that they date from an age to which David was merely the abstract psalmist and which had no idea whatever of the historical conditions of his age.
The only possible question for the critic is whether the ascription of these psalms to David was due to the idea that he was the psalmist par excellence, to whom any poem of unknown origin was naturally ascribed, or whether we have in some at least of these titles an example of the habit so common in later Jewish literature of writing in the name of ancient worthies.
Isaiah, Jeremiah, Ezekiel, Joel, Amos, Obadiah, and the Psalmist have a kindred burthen for Edom.
The psalmist is emphasizing the futility of trusting in mortal men.
To meet the wants of this class, Allon published the original edition of his wellknown Congregational Psalmist.Advertisement
It doesn't end " happy ever after " but rather with the psalmist desperately pleading for help.
Remembrance What did the psalmist find in the house of God?
He echoed the psalmist, " The Lord of hosts is with me the God of Jacob is my refuge.
So, we find the psalmist saying, 'I want You, Lord.
The hunter is taken in his own snare, as the great psalmist says.Advertisement
We are the inheritors of a new covenant which the Hebrew psalmist knew nothing about.
The psalmist says, " My soul thirsts for God, for the living God.
The psalmist uses different vignettes to picture this gathering of the people of God.
The psalmist says, My soul thirsts for God, for the living God.
For whatever reason, the psalmist has been made deeply aware that he is a wretched sinner.Advertisement
History saw in David the head of a lengthy line of kings, the founder of the Judaean monarchy, the psalmist and the priest-king who inaugurated religious institutions now recognized to be of a distinctly later character.
To the later generations David was pre-eminently the Psalmist and the founder of the Temple service.
When the psalmist declares that " the fool hath said in his heart, there is no God," he probably does not refer to theoretical denial, but to a practical disbelief in God's government of human affairs, shown in disobedience to moral laws.