1 Blessed is the man that walketh not in the counsel of the ungodly, nor standeth in the way of sinners, nor sitteth in the seat of the scornful. King James BibleThe Two Paths(Matthew 5:3-12; Luke 6:20-23)by Public Domain 2 I will be glad and rejoice in thee: I will sing praise to thy name, O thou most High. 1 O give thanks unto the LORD; for he is good: for his mercy endureth for ever. Psalm 1 Blessed is the man that walketh not in the counsel of the ungodly, nor standeth in the way of sinners, nor sitteth in the seat of the scornful. I will praise thee , O LORD, with my whole heart; I will shew forth all thy marvellous works. KJV, Word Study Bible, Leathersoft, Brown, Thumb Indexed, Red Letter Edition: 1,700 Key Words that Unlock the Meaning of the Bible Retail: $69.98 Our Price: $41.99 Save: $27.99 (40%) Buy Now 2 But his delight is in the law of the Lord; and in his law doth he meditate day and night. They are of no worth in God's account, how highly soever they may value themselves. And he shall be like a tree planted by the rivers of water, that bringeth forth his fruit in his season; … Whatever devout affection is working in us, holy desire or hope, sorrow or joy, we may here find words to clothe it; sound speech which cannot be condemned. Bible / Our Library / Bible Commentaries / Matthew Henry Commentary on the Whole Bible (Complete) / Psalms 1-75 / Psalms 1; Share Tweet. Psalms 63:1 Context. They are easily driven to and fro by every wind of temptation. # ungodly: or, wicked 2 But his delight is in the law of the Lord ; and in his law doth he meditate day and night. And the psalms are the language of the believer's heart, whether mourning for sin, thirsting after God, or rejoicing in Him. 2 But his delight is in the law of the Lord; and in his law doth he meditate day and night. KJV: King James Version Cancel. 3 Because thy lovingkindness is better than life, my lips shall praise thee. The Authorized Version or King James Version (KJV), 1611, 1769. Psalms 1:1 KJV Blessed is the man that walketh not in the counsel of the ungodly, nor standeth in the way of sinners, nor sitteth in the seat of the scornful. 6 For the LORD knoweth the way of the righteous: but the way of the ungodly shall perish. Planted by the [c]rivers of water, That brings forth its fruit in its season, … 4 He that sitteth in the heavens shall laugh: the Lord shall have them in derision. 1 Blessed is the man that walketh not in the counsel of the ungodly, nor standeth in the way of sinners, nor sitteth in the seat of the scornful. Their value, in this view, is very great, and the use of them will increase with the growth of the power of true religion in the heart. The doom of the ungodly is fixed, but whenever the sinner becomes sensible of this guilt and misery, he may be admitted into the company of the righteous by Christ the living way, and become in Christ a new creature. How different the character and end of the ungodly!Commentary by Matthew Henry, 1710. Psalms 1:1 Context. Verse six presents a key to understanding Psalm 1: “For the LORD knows the way of the righteous, but the way of the ungodly shall perish.”In this psalm, the way of the righteous and the way of the ungodly are contrasted. 5 Therefore the ungodly shall not stand in the judgment, nor sinners in the congregation of the righteous. (4-6)1-3 To meditate in God's word, is to discourse with ourselves concerning the great things contained in it, with close application of mind and fixedness of thought. The kings of the earth set themselves, and the rulers take counsel together, against the LORD, and … We must have constant regard to the word of God, as the rule of our actions, and the spring of our comforts; and have it in our thoughts night and day. If we make the psalms familiar to us, whatever we have to ask at the throne of grace, by way of confession, petition, or thanksgiving, we may be assisted from thence. Psalm 1 Commentary: Verse 5 Contrasted with Verse 6. Read verse in King James Version Psalm 1 King James Version (KJV) 1 Blessed is the man that walketh not in the counsel of the ungodly, nor standeth in the way of sinners, nor sitteth in the seat of the scornful. BOOK ONE Psalms 1–41 -The Way of the Righteous and the End of the Ungodly - Blessed is the man Who walks not in the counsel of the ungodly, Nor stands in … Version. Bible Language English. Psalm 1 King James Version << Job 42 | Psalm 1 | Psalm 2 >> The Righteous and the Ungodly. Psalms 1 King James Version Large Print Bible Listen to Psalms 1. Every psalm either points directly to Christ, in his person, his character, and offices; or may lead the believer's thoughts to Him. Psalms 119:1 KJV. 3 And he shall be like a tree planted by the rivers of water, that bringeth forth his fruit in his season; his leaf also shall not wither; and whatsoever he doeth shall prosper. Psalm 1 – The Way of the Righteous and the Way of the Ungodly. 4 The ungodly are not so: but are like the chaff which the wind driveth away. Blessed are the undefiled in the way, who walk in the law of the LORD. 5 Therefore the ungodly shall not stand in the judgment, nor sinners in the congregation of the righteous. Moreover, Ps 93-100 appear to be a traditional collection (see "The Lord reigns" in 93:1; 96:10; 97:1; 99:1). (1-3) The sinfulness and misery of a wicked man, The ground and reason of both. The wicked – Psalm 1:5 will be judged and found to be guilty. But his delight is in the law of the LORD; and in his law doth he meditate day and night. Psalm 1 says a man is blessed who doesn't walk in the counsel of the ungodly, stand in the way of sinners, or sit in the seat of the _________. And so the last two verses contrast the final end of these two types of people. They speak vanity every one with his neighbour: with flattering lips and with a double heart do they … 2 But his delight is in the law of the LORD; and in his law doth he meditate day and night. KJV: King James Version . 2 The kings of the earth set themselves, and the rulers take counsel together, against the Lord, and against his anointed, saying, 3 Let us break their bands asunder, and cast away their cords from us. The righteous are like useful, fruitful trees: the ungodly are like the chaff which the wind drives away: the dust which the owner of the floor desires to have driven away, as not being of any use. [1] Blessed is the man that walketh not in the counsel of the ungodly, nor standeth in the way of … 3 O give thanks to the Lord of lords: for his mercy endureth for ever. 1 Blessed [is] the man that walketh not in the counsel of the ungodly, nor standeth in the way of sinners, nor sitteth in the seat of the scornful. Behold, all things are become new by Divine grace, which changes his soul into the image of the Redeemer. 1 Blessed is the man that walketh not in the counsel of the ungodly, nor standeth in the way of sinners, nor sitteth in the seat of the scornful. PS 1:2 But his delight is in the law of the LORD; and in his law doth he meditate day and night. 3 And he shall be like a tree planted by the rivers of water, that bringeth forth his fruit in his season; his leaf also shall not wither; and whatsoever he doeth shall prosper. 4 The ungodly are not so: but are like the chaff which the wind driveth away. Change Language {{#items}} {{local_title}} 1 1 Blessed is the man that walketh not in the counsel of the ungodly, nor standeth in the way of sinners, nor sitteth in the seat of the scornful. 1 Blessed is the man that walketh not in the counsel of the ungodly, nor standeth in the way of sinners, nor sitteth in the seat of the scornful. Psalms 1:1-6 KJV Blessed is the man that walketh not in the counsel of the ungodly, nor standeth in the way of sinners, nor sitteth in the seat of the scornful. Those that, by their own sin and folly, make themselves as chaff, will be found so before the whirlwind and fire of Divine wrath. But his delight is in the law of the LORD; and in his law doth he meditate day and night. In the language of this Divine book, the prayers and praises of the church have been offered up to the throne of grace from age to age.The holiness and happiness of a godly man. Read verse in King James Version 2 But his delight is in the law of the LORD; and in his law doth he meditate day and night. 2 But his delight is in the law of the Lord ; and in his law doth he meditate day and night. 2 But his delight is in the law of the LORD; and in his law doth he meditate day and night. O God, thou art my God; early will I seek thee: my soul thirsteth for thee, my flesh longeth for thee in a dry and thirsty land, where no water is; 2 To see thy power and thy glory, so as I have seen thee in the sanctuary. Psalms 2 Chapter 1. He enters on a new state, and bears a new character. 2 Why do the heathen rage, and the people imagine a vain thing? 4; they are led by the counsel of the wicked, in the way of sinners, to the seat of the scornful; they have no delight in the law of God; they bring forth no fruit but what is evil. But all were written by the inspiration of the Holy Ghost; and no part of the Old Testament is more frequently quoted or referred to in the New. David was the penman of most of the psalms, but some evidently were composed by other writers, and the writers of some are doubtful. 2 But his delight is in the law of the Lord ; and in his law doth he meditate day and night. His thoughts, words, and actions are changed. By the psalmist's expressions, the Spirit helps us to pray. 2 But his delight [is] in the law of the LORD; and in his law doth he meditate day and night. Psalm 133 King James Version (KJV). 4 To him who alone doeth … Outside of the United Kingdom, the KJV is in the public domain. 2 But his delight is in the law of the Lord; and in his law doth he meditate day and night. 1 Blessed is the man that walketh not in the counsel of the ungodly, nor standeth in the way of sinners, nor sitteth in the seat of the scornful. Psalms 1 PS 1:1 Blessed is the man that walketh not in the counsel of the ungodly, nor standeth in the way of sinners, nor sitteth in the seat of the scornful. Psalm 1:1 Blessed is the man that walketh not in the counsel of the ungodly, nor standeth in the way of sinners, nor sitteth in the seat of the scornful. Psalm 1 - Blessed [is] the man that walketh not in the counsel of the ungodly, nor standeth in the way of sinners, nor sitteth in the seat of the scornful. 1 Blessed is the man that walketh not in the counsel of the ungodly, nor standeth in the way of sinners, nor sitteth in the seat of the scornful. But his delight is in the law of the LORD; and in his law doth he meditate day and night. The Book of Psalms read by Alexander Scourby. 133 Behold, how good and how pleasant it is for brethren to dwell together in unity! Whether burdened with affliction, struggling with temptation, or triumphing in the hope or enjoyment of deliverance; whether admiring the Divine perfections, thanking God for his mercies, mediating on his truths, or delighting in his service; they form a Divinely appointed standard of experience, by which we may judge ourselves. This is the King James Version of the Audio Bible. 1 (A Psalm of David, when he was in the wilderness of Judah.) He shall be like a tree. 1 Blessed is the man that walketh not in the counsel of the ungodly, nor standeth in the way of sinners, nor sitteth in the seat of the scornful. 1 Blessed is the man that walketh not in the counsel of the ungodly, nor standeth in the way of sinners, nor sitteth in the seat of the scornful. 1 Blessed is the man that walketh not in the counsel of the ungodly, nor standeth in the way of sinners, nor sitteth in the seat of the scornful. 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In contrast – Psalm 1:6 – God is personally acquainted and familiar with the way of the righteous. 1 (To the chief Musician upon Muthlabben, A Psalm of David.) 6 For the Lord knoweth the way of the righteous: but the way of the ungodly shall perish. Psalms 1:1-3 KJV Blessed is the man that walketh not in the counsel of the ungodly, nor standeth in the way of sinners, nor sitteth in the seat of the scornful. Psalms 136:1 Context. For this purpose no time is amiss.4-6 The ungodly are the reverse of the righteous, both in character and condition. Psalms 1 . 2 O give thanks unto the God of gods: for his mercy endureth for ever. The chaff may be, for a while, among the wheat, but He is coming, whose fan is in his hand, and who will thoroughly purge his floor. 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