God's glory manifested in his works, & in his goodness to man. To the chief musician upon Gittith, A Psalm of David. An exhortation to praise God.
Psalm 8:1 ... (Reference scriptures: Psalm 148:13 & Psalm 113:4.) Let them praise the name of the LORD: for his name alone is (exalted) excellent; his glory is above the earth & heaven.
(An exhortation to praise God for his excellency & his mercy.) The LORD is high above all nations, & his glory above the heavens.
Psalm 8:2 ...(Reference scriptures: I Corinthians 1:27 & Psalm 44:16) But God hath chosen the foolish things of the world to confound the wise; & God hath chosen the weak things of the world to confound the things which are mighty;
For the voice of him that reproacheth & blasphemeth; by reason of the enemy & avenger.
Psalm 8:3 ... (Reference scripture: Psalm 111:2 ... The psalmist exhortheth men to praise God for his wonderful works.) The works of the LORD are great, sought out of all them that have pleasure therein.
Psalm 8:4 ... (Reference scripture: Job 7:17) What is man, that thou shouldest magnify him? & that thou shouldest set thine heart upon him?
Psalm 8:5 ... For thou hast made him a little lower than the angels, & hast crowned him with glory & honour.
Psalm 8:6 ... (Reference scriptures: Genesis 1:26,28 & Hebrews 2:8) And God said, Let us make man in our image, after our likeness: & let them have dominion over the fish of the sea, & over the fowl of the air, & over the cattle, & over all the earth, & over every every creeping thing that creepeth upon the earth.
And God blessed them, & God said unto them, Be fruitful, & multiply, & replenish the earth, & subdue it: & have dominion over the fish of the sea, & over the fowl of the air, & over every living thing that (creepeth) moveth upon the earth.
Thou hast put all things in subjection under his feet. For in that he put all in subjection under him, he left nothing that is not put under him. But now we see not yet all things put under him.
Psalm 8:7 ... (Flocks & oxen all of them.) All sheep & oxen, yea & the beasts of the field;
Psalm 8:8 ... The fowl of the air, & the fish of the sea, & whatsoever passeth through the paths of the seas.
Psalm 8:9 ... (Reference scripture: Psalm 8:1) O LORD our LORD, how excellence is thy name in all the earth! who hast set thy glory above the heavens.
Reference scriptures used from The KJV Bible, SouthWestern Co., Nashville, TN
Saturday, January 21, 2017
Friday, May 31, 2013
II Chronicles, II Kings, Isaiah, Prophet Isaiah, Joshua, Psalm/Tehillim, God, Miracles, Confession, Angels, Revelation, Prophet, Lord, Sunday School Lesson, Jehovah, salvation, Hoshea, Jehoshua, Jeshua,Jesus
My Sunday School Lesson is coming from the Books of II Chronicles, II Kings, Isaiah, Joshua, & Psalm/Tehillim for the week of June 2, 2013. Unit I. The Prophet & Praise.
The Lesson for June 2, 2013 is shared from Isaiah 6:1-8 (Devotional Reading Joshua 24:14-24).
Isaiah received the prophetic call in the last year of King Uzziah's reign (Isaiah 6:1), and prophesied during the reigns of the three kings, Jotham, Ahaz, and Hezekiah (Isaiah 1:1).
Isaiah Chapters 1-6 prophecies against the sinful and idolatrous people.
Verse 1 ... God; Anthropomorphic & Anthropopathic Representatives of God; God Appears in Human Form
Anthropomorphic ... the attribution of a human form or personality to God
Anthropopathic ... having human feelings
Verses 1,2,3 ... Angels, Offices of Good Angels, They Wait on God
Verse 2 ... Angels, Good Angels; Angels are Superhuman; Cherubim & Seraphim
(We are never to worship angels)
Cherubim ... angelic being of God's order
Seraphim ... angelic being, one of the highest order, gifted with love and associated with light and purity
Verse 3 ... God; Attributes of God As Person; Holiness of God
Verse 4 ... Miracles; Miracles In The Upper Regions, & In The Atmosphere; God's Presence Manisfested by Fire
(Ezekiel 1:13; Revelation 4:8; Psalm/Tehillim 19:16; Romans 1:19-20; Exodus 19:16; Exodus 13:21-22; Numbers 9:15-23 & Exodus 19:18-25 ... Reference Scripture from Sunday School Book)
Verse 5 ... Duties To God; Confession; Examples of Confession, Individual Confession
Verses 6,7 ... Angels; Offices Of Good Angels; Convey's God's Messages
Verse 8 ... Mediums & Methods of Revelation; The Qualifications Of A Prophet; He Must Be Called of God
(I Chronicles 29:5)
Joshua Chapter 24 contains Joshua's last speeches & his death.
Joshua 24:14-27 renews the covenant.
Joshua ... Jehovah is salvation. (Hoshea, Jehoshua, Jeshua, & Jesus)
Monday - May 27, 2013 - Setting Yourself to Seek God - II Chronicles 26:1-5
The Reign of Uzziah (II Chronicles 26:1-23)
The Divided Kingdom - The Story of Judah (II Chronicles 10:1-36:23)
Tuesday - May 28, 2013 - From Success to Pride to Destruction - II Chronicles 26:16-21
Wednesday - May 29, 2013 - Following a Father's Example - II Kings 15:32-38
A Kingdom Divided (I Kings 12:1-II Kings 17:41)
Thursday - May 30, 2013 - People Dulled to God's Presence - Isaiah 6:9-13
The prophet's call to office (Isaiah 6:1-13)
Oracles For Judah & Jerusalem (Isaiah 1:1-12:6)
Oracle .. divine inspiration or revelation
Friday - May 31, 2013 - Choosing to Serve a Holy God - Joshua 21:14-24)
The Covenant at Shechem (Joshua 24:1-28)
The Way Ahead (Joshua 23:1-24:33)
Shechem (Joshua 17:17; Psalm/Tehillim
Charge of Joshua (Joshua 24)
Shechem (shoulder, mountain ridge), the Hivite, Genesis 34
Saturday - June 1, 2013 - Seeking the Face of God - Psalm/Tehillim 24
Psalm/Tehillim ... "Prayer, Praise, & Adoration," is 'Sepher Tehillim,' the Book of Praises.
Psalms of Adoration: Of God's power
Didactic Psalms: Showing the blessings of God's people and the misery of his enemies.
Didactic ... Instruct
Prophetic, Typical, & Historical
Sunday - June 2, 2013 ... Encountering the Holy God - Isaiah 6:1-8
The prophet's call to office (Isaiah 6:1-13)
Isaiah and King Ahaz (Isaiah 6:1-12:6)
Scripture reference taken/used from: KJV Topical Reference Edition Bible; The International Teacher's Handy Bible Encyclopedia/Concordance KJV Precious Promise Bible; Zondervan Bible Commentary, Reader's Digest Complete WordFinder & Merriam Webster's Deluxe Dictionary