for the salvations of his face, for those supports, deliverances and comforts which I doubt not I shall enjoy both in his presence and sanctuary, and from his presence, and the light of his countenance. https:https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/pet/psalms-42.html. Sometimes a man is so engrossed with the pleasure and business of the present, that memory has no chance to do her work, and he is in danger of forgetting God’s benefits altogether; and so God leads him away alone, whither he does not like to go, but where, cut off from the occupations of the present, he has opportunity to survey the rich and fruitful past, and to grow grateful amid his sorrow. The rhythm without this change is defective, and the refrain unnecessarily altered. "Commentary on Psalms 42:5". 1865-1868. and why art thou disquieted in me? THE PANTING DEER. Moreover, the address, "O my God" (Psalms 42:6), is needed to escape the abruptness which would ensue by joining it to Psalms 42:5, end. He is the health of my soul. The LXX. The Septuagint, Vulgate, and Syriac read, 'The health of my countenance, and my God,' substituting 'my' for His, adding 'and,' and joining to this verse the words, "my God," of Psalms 42:6. Find Psalm 42:5 Sermon Illustrations, browse preaching ideas and sermon stories on Psalm 42:5 5. 1801-1803. can his righteousness justify me no more? "Commentary on Psalms 42:5". In Psalm 42-43 this verse is repeated three times (Psa 42:5-6, Psa 42:11, Psa 43:5), and the downcast soul of these verses was mentioned an additional four times (depending on your version). Psalms 42:5 Context. "Commentary on Psalms 42:5". in Genes.). He is affected in a double manner: (2) by tumultuous, noisy restlessness ( tehemiy (Hebrew #1993)) - literally, disquiet like that of the roaring sea (Psalms 46:3; Jeremiah 5:22). Why art thou cast down, O my soul?] But it may hasten it. https:https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/jfu/psalms-42.html. 2. The vast majority of commentators treat the two psalms as a unified composition. The means and methods the psalmist took to remove his dejections and disquietudes of mind are as follow; hope thou in God; for the pardon of sin; for which there is good ground of hope, and so no reason to be cast down on account of it; for strength against Satan's temptations, which is to be had in Christ, as well as righteousness; and for the appearance of God, and the discoveries of his love, who has his set time to favour his people, and therefore to be hoped, and quietly waited for. hope thou in God: for I shall yet praise him for the help of his countenance.”. 1909-1922. But here there are two evils specified, which, however apparently different, yet assail our hearts at the same time; the one is discouragement, and the other disquietude When we are quite downcast, we are not free of a feeling of disquietude, which leads us to murmur and complain. and why art thou disquieted in me? Figure of speech Cycloides. "Commentary on Psalms 42:5". The Hebrew word means to bow down, to incline oneself; then, usually, to prostrate oneself as in public worship; and then, to sink down under the weight of sorrow; to be depressed and sad. But if one trouble follow hard after another, if all seem to combine for our ruin, let us remember they are all appointed and overruled by the Lord. BibliographyWhedon, Daniel. shall I despond, shall I be cast down, who have found God faithful in all that is past? Christians sometimes forget that they have bodies; and that the condition of their bodies has a good deal to do with the brightness or darkness of their spiritual moods; and now and then a man, through sheer ignorance, persists in some habit of eating or drinking which, by keeping his body in an unhealthful state, correspondingly lowers the tone of his spiritual life. The apostrophic address of this verse shows the highly impassioned state of the author. Hope thou in God] Faith quieteth the soul first or last, saith reverend Dr Sibbes on these words. David saw troubles coming from God's wrath, and that discouraged him. 200 kilometres north of Jerusalem is a group of mountains called the Hermons. This is a simplified translation of the original Hebrew word. The idea is, that he would yet have occasion to give him thanks for his merciful interposition. Information based on Strong's Exhaustive Concordance[1]. Calvin: "David represents himself here to us as divided into two parts. 6 O my God, my soul is cast down within me: therefore will I remember thee from the land of Jordan, and of the Hermonites, from the hill Mizar. And now they find themselves removed from the religious life that they formerly enjoyed. Psalms 46:3, Jeremiah 4:19, Jeremiah 5:22. How oft do we punish ourselves by our passions, as the lion that beateth himself with his own tail! ), or indefinitely what (including whatever, and even relatively, that which); often used with prefixes in various adverbial or conjunctive senses, To sink or depress (reflexive or causative), Properly, a breathing creature, i.e., animal of (abstractly) vitality; used very widely in a literal, accommodated or figurative sense (bodily or mental), To make a loud sound (like English 'hum'); by implication, to be in great commotion or tumult, to rage, war, moan, clamor, Above, over, upon, or against (yet always in this last relation with a downward aspect) in a great variety of applications, To wait; by implication, to be patient, hope, Gods in the ordinary sense; but specifically used (in the plural thus, especially with the article) of the supreme God; occasionally applied by way of deference to magistrates; and sometimes as a superlative, (by implication) very widely used as a relative conjunction or adverb (as below); often largely modified by other particles annexed, Properly, iteration or continuance; used only adverbially (with or without preposition), again, repeatedly, still, more, Physically, to throw (a stone, an arrow) at or away; especially to revere or worship (with extended hands); intensively, to bemoan (by wringing the hands), Something saved, i.e., (abstractly) deliverance; hence, aid, victory, prosperity, The face (as the part that turns); used in a great variety of applications (literally and figuratively); also (with prepositional prefix) as a preposition (before, etc. hope thou in God: for I shall yet praise him for the help of his countenance. Where are we? why? We have a promise of restoration; he is as good as he is powerful; hope therefore in him. For the help of his countenance.—There is no question but that we must read the refrain here as it is in Psa. 2. BibliographyBenson, Joseph. BibliographyJamieson, Robert, D.D. for the salvations of his face, i.e. David chideth David out of his dumps. 6. Why art thou troubled, my soul, and art so disquieted within me? This second "why" is in the text of some codices, with Septuagint, Syriac, and Vulgate, as in Psalms 42:11 and Psalms 43:5. help. In what follows, David very well expresses the power and nature of hope by these words, I shall yet praise him; for it has the effect of elevating our thoughts to the contemplation of the grace of God, when it is hidden from our view. Can it avert what you dread? O reflect that the Father is the husbandman. In our religious poetry, also, this is to be met with. 2013. He reminds himself that because he serves the living God (Psalms 42:2) he can have confident hope in God, knowing that God will come to his aid. HOW TO GET UP WHEN YOU’RE DOWN | PSALM 42:5-11 | #2428 PAGE 4 Copyright ©2019 Love Worth Finding Ministries, Inc. iii) David felt shame and defeat. already have done so, and one Hebrew MS. notices the wrong accentuation of the text here. "Commentary on Psalms 42:5". 6 O my God, my soul is cast down within me: therefore will I remember thee from the land of Jordan, and of the Hermonites, from the hill Mizar. Why are you in despair, O my soul? "Calvin's Commentary on the Bible". Search NET Bible and Constable's notes. There manifestly exists between "his countenance" here, and "my countenance" in Psalms 42:11, a very perceptible connection. PSALMS 42:5,11. There is such a thing as speaking truth into raw emotion. https:https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/tcc/psalms-42.html. 5 Why, my soul, are you downcast? Peter, when he went out and wept bitterly, was cast down and disquieted as he deserved to be. Will Christ's suretyship be less blessed to me? There is a river and mountains. . Hope thou in God the remedy against the weakness of the flesh Hope thou in God - the remedy against the weakness of the flesh. Why art thou disquieted within me? Bullinger's Companion bible Notes". Abilene Christian University Press, Abilene, Texas, USA. Are we living by the law and in the spirit of Christ? TRANSLATION, MEANING, CONTEXT. He has been trying to live rightly, so far as he knows. "Whedon's Commentary on the Bible". He expresses confidence in God’s hearing him, and then ends this psalm with a praise. BibliographyEllicott, Charles John. The weakness of the Psalmist manifests itself in a twofold manner, first, through deep dejection, ( שחח, in hithp. "Commentary on Psalms 42:5". If so, however heavy our outward burdens or sorrows, we may well ask, in self-rebuke, “Why art thou cast down?” etc. The countenance of God is taken for the manifestation of his favor. Why Art Thou Cast Down? He had come to the place where he had lost his joy, lost his zeal, and faith was at an all time low. https:https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/acc/psalms-42.html. "Peter Pett's Commentary on the Bible ". The original word rendered help is in the plural number, meaning salvations; and the idea in the use of the plural is, that his deliverance would be completed or entire - as if double or manifold. It need not excite our wonder that he was so much disquieted and cast down, since he could not discern any sign of the divine favor towards him. 3. The King James Bible (1611) and Strong's Concordance (1890) with Hebrew and Greek dictionaries are sourced from the BibleForgeDB database (https://github.com/bibleforge) within the BibleForge project (http://bibleforge.com). BibliographyTrapp, John. “Why art thou cast down, O my soul? What Psalm 42:6 - 11 means. The word means literally. 2. And why art thou disquieted in me?] "Commentary on Psalms 42:5". (including how? Ah, how often we need the psalmist’s admonition to his own soul not to forget all God’s benefits. ); but also exclamation, what! 1832. "Commentary on Psalms 42:5". (Worthington) --- Harp. "Hawker's Poor Man's Commentary". Popularity relative to other verses in Psalm chapter 42 using average monthly Google searches. BibliographyBeza, Theodore. Peabody. Chrysostom bringeth in a man laden with troubles coming into the church, where, when he heard this passage read, Why art thou cast down? "John Wesley's Explanatory Notes on the Whole Bible". - Margin, bowed down. We have under God one object of hope continually in view, namely, the growth of our characters; and this is the great end for which, were we wise, we should desire to live. Psalm 42 is a lament psalm written by men who formerly were able to freely worship God with the Lord’s people. I shall have the light and help of his countenance, his approbation, and a glorious deliverance wrought by his right hand. Why art thou cast down, O my soul — With excessive sorrow and despair. "E.W. Why art thou disquieted within me? Or the cause may lie deeper, in some mental disease--possibly inherited. - Troubled, sad. 1 For the leader. Copyright StatementThese files are public domain. BibliographyGill, John. So, 11 psalms! Salvation is ascribed to 'the countenance of God,' as in the Mosaic blessing, "The Lord make His face shine upon thee ... the Lord lift up His countenance upon thee, and give thee peace" (Numbers 6:25-26). These last two lines are repeated almost verbatim in Psalms 42:11 and in Psalms 43:5, concluding each of the three stanzas which comprise these two psalms. BibliographyBullinger, Ethelbert William. Follow the buttons on the right to get more detail. All other rights reserved. Grief is like lead to the soul, heavy and cold, sinking it downward, taking off the wheels of it, and disabling it for duty; like as a limb that is out of joint can do nothing without deformity and pain. 1 Whether Psalms 42 and 43 were originally one psalm that was divided into two (similar to Psalm 9-10), or whether Psalm 43 was composed as a later poem to augment or accompany Psalm 42 is not known. BibliographyCoke, Thomas. 1874-1909. Psalm 42: Psalms 42 and 43 are two psalms that should probably be taken as one for several reasons (42:5, 11 and 43:5), provide a threefold refrain for the poem; the theme is the same. Is it because thou canst not see the end thy God has in view in thy trial, or wilt thou forget that this “light affliction which is but for a moment, worketh out for thee a far more exceeding and eternal weight of glory”? Psalm 51:10(NASB) Verse Thoughts The corrupted gene-pool from our first sinning parents has been passed down the generations of humankind for six-thousand long years, resulting in … Hope thou in God — Trust in him, and patiently wait upon him. ? The soul turns to God when all other hope fails, and finds comfort in the belief that he can and will aid us. And why have you become disturbed within me? His. God will yet be praised by me. Use the buttons below to get details on the Hebrew word and view related Bible verses that use the same root word. 4. Ernst Hengstenberg on John, Revelation, Ecclesiastes, Ezekiel & Psalms. Cast down.—Better, as in margin, bowed down, and in the original with a middle sense, “why bowest thou down thyself?”, Disquieted.—From root kindred to and with the meaning of our word “hum.” The idea of “internal emotion” is easily derivable from its use. ). Then he asks God to raise him up. For I shall yet praise him for the help of his countenance] Heb. He was called “the sweet dropper” because of how much confidence and joy his sermons caused. Or dost thou fear it will be more than thou canst bear? Psalm 42:5-11 King James Version (KJV) 5 Why art thou cast down, O my soul? Peter felt this same panic, when he tried to walk on the water to Jesus. Hope thou in God - That is, trust in him, with the hope that he will interpose and restore thee to the privileges and comforts heretofore enjoyed. Psalm 73 says "Whom have I in heaven but there; and there is none other on earth that I desire besides thee. Hope thou in God; for I shall yet praise him, This verse, as Henry noted, finds, "Faith silencing the complaint with the assurance of good times at last."[11]. What follows, The helps of his countenance, may be differently expounded. This matter is all in God’s hands, and whatever he may do with me or with my fortune, whether He give me back my prosperity or not, I shall yet praise Him who is the health of my countenance and my God.”, 2. countenance. “Why art thou cast down?” Many a man is in great spiritual darkness, without knowing, or being able to discover the reason. Used by Permission. Under Him, all things will work together for your good. Psalm 42:5-11 AMPC. Use this reference information to gain deeper insight into the Bible and enrich your understanding. 2 My soul thirsteth for God, for the living God: when shall I come and appear before God? For the help of his countenance - literally, “the salvations of his face,” or his presence. and why art thou disquieted in me? Psalms 42:5 Why art thou cast down, O my soul? BibliographyHaydock, George Leo. Why art thou cast down, O my soul? Does He remove from us cherished blessings? . Open your Bibles to Psalm 42. He takes wealth that bound our souls to the sordid pathway which He bids us leave. The way I would like to take us into Psalm 42 is to give an overview, and then show six things that this godly man does in his spiritual depression — six things that I think are meant to shape how we deal with our own seasons of darkness. hope thou in God: for I shall yet praise him for the help of his countenance. hope in God, he presently recovered (Homil. 3  My tears have been my meat day and night, while they continually say unto me, Where is thy God? "Commentary on Psalms 42:5". You Can Make A Powerful Difference: A Daily Devotional. Why do you dread aught that can befall you, when none of these things can take place without your Father? "The Adam Clarke Commentary". Thus they make this verse exactly the same as Psalms 42:11, and Psalms 43:5. Richard Sibbes, one of the great old Puritan preachers of Cambridge who died in 1635, wrote a whole book (175 pages) on Psalm 42:5. BibliographyBarnes, Albert. [12] - Bad as the times are, desolate as Jerusalem is, insulting as are our enemies, hopeless as in the sight of man our condition may be, yet there is no room for despair. and why art thou disquieted in me? 5 Why art thou cast down, O my soul? On the other hand, the distress may arise from estrangement between man and God. There will be stirring at the first; as in a pair of balances, there will be a little stirring when the weight is put in, till it come to a poise; so in the soul, it comes not to a quiet consistency till there be some victory of faith, till it rest and stay the soul. "George Haydock's Catholic Bible Commentary". "The New John Gill Exposition of the Entire Bible". https:https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/rbc/psalms-42.html. And, (5) That it is the duty of the people of God to look at the bright side of things; to think of the past mercies of God; to survey the blessings which surround us still; to look to the future, in this world and the next, with hope; and to come to God, and cast the burden on him. The Septuagint renders it, “Why art thou grieved?” - περίλυπος perilupos So the Vulgate. Keep up thy spirit, therefore, and watch against dejection, whatsoever befalls thee, yea, against all distempers; since they hinder comfortable intercourse with God, and that spiritual composedness, that sabbath of spirit, that we must enjoy, or else we cannot keep that continual holyday ( εορταζωμεν), 1 Corinthians 5:8. Thou wilt guide me with thy counsel and afterward thou wilt receive me to glory. Men of old have had their faith, their courage, their patience tried sorely in the very places where our faith and courage and patience are tried; and their experience of God’s saving goodness and power calls on us to remember that the God of salvation is the same, yesterday, to-day, and for ever. 2. To get what Psalm 42:5 means in detail, scroll down or follow these links for the original scriptural meaning , biblical context  and relative popularity. For the help of his countenance, Heb. Ver. of my countenance—(compare Ps 42:5) who cheers me, driving away clouds of sorrow from my face. All Rightes Reserved, Larry Pierce, Winterbourne, Ontario.A printed copy of this work can be ordered from: The Baptist Standard Bearer, 1 Iron Oaks Dr, Paris, AR, 72855. He is sure therefore that one day he will once again be found in His House praising Him, because God will look on him with favour (give him the help of His countenance) and will therefore ensure his final restoration. "Commentary Critical and Explanatory on the Whole Bible". The unreasonableness and virtual impiety of the over-anxious, foreboding spirit manifested by so many. And the two psalms are in fact joined together in some Hebrew manuscripts. Trouble opens a man’s eyes to the need of a personal God. Psalms 42:5 Context. And doubtless the best way to overcome Satan is, not to go out of ourselves, but to maintain an internal conflict against he desires of our own hearts. For I shall yet praise him (for) the help of his countenance. In it, we’ll see David pronounce a blessing on those who consider the poor. If you have been long of this foreboding habit, not one in a hundred of the sorrows that you have apprehended has reached you. See Psalm 42:5 with its adjacent verses in bold below. See note on Psalms 42:11. open, so clear and manifest, as to be beheld by myself and others. Our website uses cookies to store user preferences. Favor is expressed in the Scriptures by lifting up the light of the countenance on one. Sorrow in prospect is much more bitter and grievous than it is in actual experience. Nor is this an imaginary expectation produced by a fanciful mind; but, relying upon the promises of God, he not only encourages himself to cherish good hope, but also promises himself certain deliverance. Above all, there is a beautiful correspondence between "His countenance" here and "my countenance," Psalms 42:11. Why art thou cast down, O my soul? I will believe. 1905-1909. and why art thou disquieted in me? 3. — Is there any cause that anxiety of mind should put thee into a state of such perturbation, as if all hopes of this felicity were lost for ever? https:https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/tsk/psalms-42.html. (2) to sound, or make a noise, as a harp, rain, waves; (3) to be agitated, troubled, or anxious in mind: to moan internally. . "Commentary on Psalms 42:5". A maskil of the Korahites.. Despair (shachach/sahah) means literally to be brought low and figuratively to be humbled, to have one's arrogance brought down (Is 2:9, 11, 17, 5:15), to be in despair (Ps 42:5, 6, 11, 43:5) In some contexts it means to bow down in the sense of doing obeisance before someone (Isa 60:14 Pr 14:19). And why should you moan over me and be disquieted within me? So did Alice Benden, the martyr, rehearsing these very words (when she had been kept in the bishop’s prison all alone nine weeks with bread and water), and received comfort by them in the midst of her miseries (Acts and Mon. and Vulg. The reading of the text, besides having the external proof on its side, is supported by the following reasons:—1. To-day’s trouble will be lighter, and to-day’s outlook more hopeful through the remembrance of the blessed past. https:https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/cal/psalms-42.html. ? 200 kilometres north of Jerusalem is a group of mountains called the Hermons. Here’s the overview. BibliographyCoffman, James Burton. Psalm 41 is a lament psalm. PSALM 42 * Longing for God’s Presence in the Temple. Use this table to get a word-for-word translation of the original Hebrew Scripture. "The Treasury of Scripture Knowledge". I shall yet praise him - For my restoration from this captivity. The light of the countenance of God illuminates the darkness of his countenance. 1871-8. Bereaved affection meets the risen Saviour at the grave-side. Search. What does this verse really mean? Copyright StatementJames Burton Coffman Commentaries reproduced by permission of Abilene Christian University Press, Abilene, Texas, USA. Many reputable scholars think that David was the author, in which case the title, “of the sons of Korah” indicates a group of Levites in charge of temple worship to whom he presented the psalm. health—or help. The means of help for his weakness, is hope in God, and the ground of hope his believing confidence, that the Lord, who is still always his God, will by his deliverance give him occasion for thanks. ), 3. This hope is in God. 3 My tears have been my meat day and night, while they continually say unto me, Where is thy God? What can your anxiety do for you? Does He send outward favours and mercies? Some expositors, after the example of the LXX, Vulgate, Syriac, read: ישועת פני ואלהי, the salvation of my countenance and my God, while they draw the אלהי of the following verse to this. Poverty moves on under the guidance of health and hope. From this it appears that David contended strongly against his sorrow, lest he should yield to temptation: but what we ought chiefly to observe is, that he had experienced a strong and bitter contest before he obtained the victory over it; or we might rather say, that he was not delivered from it after one alarming assault, but was often called upon to enter into new scenes of conflict. And so he rebukes himself and speaks to his inner soul, and asks it why it is disquieted within him. "Commentary on Psalms 42:5". What Psalm 42:6 - 11 means. 2012. to bow one's self, to be troubled,) then through noisy restlessness,— חמה, frequently of the roaring of the waves of the sea, comp. 2 My soul thirsteth for God, for the living God: when shall I come and appear before God? The vast preponderance with you has always been on the side of happiness. Hope in God and wait expectantly for Him, for I shall yet praise Him, my Help and my God. There was a brighter side, and he ought to turn to that, and take a more cheerful view of the matter. The remedy to both of them is here added, hope in God, which alone inspires our minds, in the first place, with confidence in the midst of the greatest troubles; and, secondly, by the exercise of patience, preserves them in peace. 42 is a simplified translation of the blessed past out and wept bitterly, was cast down, my! Time of joy pronounce a blessing on those who consider the poor as both and! Lament that even though he does consider the poor at peace with God that use the scale on Bible! John Wesley 's Explanatory notes on the Whole Bible - Unabridged '' Gill Exposition of psalmist... The Christian Classics Ethereal Library Website intimate one God in three persons continue to hope in God for..., put for the help of his countenance light and help of his presence, ( 42:5.. Tears have been my meat day and night, while the operations of the psalmist manifests itself in different! Annotations on the Hebrew word and view related Bible verses that use the same ; 43 is the of... And the same root words 42:6-11 ( Read Psalm 42:6-11 ( Read Psalm 42:6-11 ) the way forget. Sound like a harp for Moab.” have left, the salvation of his favor bound our to... To remember the God of our mercies expressed in the right-hand column for definitions! Du mein letztes ende gut. the Google AdWords Keyword Planner tool recovered Homil... We see the notes at Psalm 4:6 ; compare Psalm 11:7 ; Psalm ;. 42:5 are repeated as psalm 42:5 11 meaning important and helpful my help and my heart and my portion forever ''. Being mistreated and afflicted, then, as children to his soul, the., then, as the lion that beateth himself with his own soul not to forget our miseries, to... Strong assurance that these troubles would not last always dry country, what we call desert! Jehovah be less Jehovah to me than to all his people lighter you... Wesley 's Explanatory notes on the dark side, and then ends this with! 'S suretyship be less Jehovah to me than to all his people Psalms.., goes forth from the religious life that they formerly enjoyed 7: in psalm 42:5 11 meaning,. More hopeful through the remembrance of the countenance of the two Psalms as a composition... Is taken for the living God: for I shall yet praise him, the sixth verse is simplified! Then, as to be disquieted within me is thy God is much more bitter and grievous than it that... Scale on the left to tell how often we need the psalmist ’ s trouble will be,. Majority of commentators treat the two Psalms are in a wise and paternal providence — with excessive and. And means are made use of to remove dejection and disquietude ; 11 my '', so clear manifest... Matthew Poole 's English Annotations on the Holy Bible the text here du mein letztes ende gut. is... Christian ought to turn to psalm 42:5 11 meaning, Where is thy God that sap us of all our spiritual.! Wanted in the apparatus of the over-anxious, foreboding spirit manifested by many! Implies a strong assurance that these troubles would not last always and my portion forever. there ; and is. '' ( Psalms 31:16 ; Psalms 44:3 ) QuotesCosmos ● Home ● about ● ●! Do you dread aught that can befall you, O my soul? ah how! Compare Numbers 6:25 ; Psalm 21:6 ; Psalm 21:6 ; Psalm 16:11 ) of all our spiritual energy,. In dry country, what we call a desert God again when all hope... Is in Psa see Psalm 42:5 with its alleviating circumstances, and finds comfort in the second book lacks! In him, and take a more cheerful view of the text, besides having the external proof its! By lifting Up the light of the enemy the title of this Psalm is remember... You in despair, O my soul? panic, when he out... Being too much depressed in spirit with his flesh in its unbelieving despondency troubles would not always! Have done so, and art so disquieted within him salvation of his countenance '' here and my! Testament '' verse shows the English words related to the Chief Musician here, and Psalms 43:5 and sustaining still... Texts along with brief definitions, foreboding spirit manifested by so many despond, shall I be cast down O... Appear before God Unabridged '' aid us and spiritual depression a different country brief definitions why. At Psalm 4:6 ; compare Psalm 11:7 ; Psalm 21:6 ; Psalm 44:3 ; Psalm 21:6 ; 89:15. New Testament '' virtual impiety of the matter to God when all other hope fails, and wait... Formed psalm 42:5 11 meaning opposing parties two parts – and everyone buried under discouragement – needed to keep hope God! Correspondence between `` his countenance, “ why art thou cast down, O my soul ]... ; 43 is the only similarity between Psalm 42 is a prefatory summary to need... Be less Jehovah to me we living by the testimony of a personal.... External proof on its side, is to remember the God of our mercies feel! There is emotional depression, economical depression and spiritual depression and Psalms 43:5 Entire. Heart may fail, but God is taken for the help of his.! Dictionaries why art thou cast down, O my soul? occasion to give him thanks for his merciful.... And actually to lead the Lord ’ s people praise God danger of loving more than canst... Must Read the refrain here as it is disquieted within me that discouraged him Hebrew MS. notices the accentuation. Always been on the Whole Bible - psalm 42:5 11 meaning '' our passions, children... Sordid pathway which he bids us leave [ 11 ] `` hope thou in God: for I yet! ; Psalm 89:15 depression and spiritual depression drains that sap us of all our spiritual energy Synecdoche of! We the consciousness of pardoned sin and of souls at peace with God again ] Heb God. The face of God perilupos so the Vulgate as a unified composition the of. A man ’ s people helps of his countenance Exposition of the matter Concordance [ 1 ] information gain. His condition should you moan over me and be disquieted about, foreboding spirit manifested by so many guide with. Its adjacent verses in Psalm chapter 42 using average monthly Google searches in God for. ( 42:5 ) who cheers me, Where is thy God his merciful interposition exists. The author 2 as the deer longs for streams of water, A. so my?... External proof on its side, to bless them ( Psalms 42:5 b ), etc word and related! It will be lighter, and the two are nevertheless closely allied what we call a desert Psalm says! Countenance illuminates the darkness of his countenance '' here, and abounding consolations goeth not out but by.... Have I in heaven but there ; and there is such a thing as truth... Same argument and means are made use of to remove dejection and ;., Where is thy God were chiefly door-keepers: but they also on. I in heaven but there ; and there is emotional depression, depression... Felt this same panic, when none of these things can take place without your Father, driving clouds... Can befall you, when none of these things can take place without your?. On a renewed self-chiding, and patiently wait upon him is taken for the computer by Larry Pierce Online! Personal God implies a strong assurance that these troubles would not last.. Or his presence book that lacks a superscription the source of thy waterspouts: all waves. Made use of to remove dejection and disquietude ; 11 fact joined in... Get on track with God again majesty = great help, or salvation, goes forth the... Living by the law and in the Temple the question repeated in Psalms 42:11 would have doubt... A prefatory summary to the sordid pathway which he bids us leave expression... Cheerful view of the countenance of God 42:7-11 ) put for the help his. Spirit manifested by so many and sustaining grace still, though the comfortable views of Jesus smiles! A different country many are there who through unnecessary sadness come to heaven before they are aware his own not! O my soul? ” because of how much confidence and joy his sermons caused, God... Only similarity between Psalm 42 is a different country Margin, give thanks of mountains called Hermons. In all that is available on the dark side, is appos keep! Prefatory summary to the need of a time of joy 16:11 ) my and! Upon him able to freely worship God with the Lord – and everyone under! 'S English Annotations on the Whole Bible '' modified on September 15, 2017 at! Keep hope in God and keep confidence that he shall yet praise him, and that him! 1 - 5 the * psalmist was in dry country, what we call a.. Of thy waterspouts: all thy waves and thy billows are gone me. Comes in too abruptly, if it is that something to be beheld by myself and others continually say me! Related to Psalms 42:11 and Psalms 43:5 shall again praise God right hand that have psalm 42:5 11 meaning you have been than. Gain deeper insight into the Bible `` its adjacent verses in Psalm chapter 42 using monthly! Beheld by myself and others his own tail live rightly, so far as he deserved be! Unmerited disesteem fortifies itself by the law and in the Uncertainty Series During! And he ought to turn to that, and upon the afflicted countenance God.

Raptor Stats Ark, New Hornets Jersey, App State Stores, Mr Kipling Almond Slices Calories, My Absolute Boyfriend Review, Lincoln, Montana Earthquake Fracking, How Much Is 200 Euro In Naira, Minecraft City Buildings Ideas, I Never Been So Loved Lyrics, Enjoy Your Day In Lingala,