Psalms

Book of PsalmsPsalm 1 – The Just and the UnjustPsalm 2 – God’s King: The MessiahPsalm 3 – David’s Confidence in the Unchangeable God & The Psalm SuperscriptsPsalm 4 – David’s Confidence in the Special Care of GodPsalm 5 – Jehovah Hears the Cry of His People & Ancient Musical Instruments
Psalm 6 – Plea for MercyPsalm 7 – Prayer for Just Punishment of the OppressorPsalm 8 – Reign of the Son of Man & The Creation of Humans in the Sumerian Myth of EnkgsPsalm 9 – Praising God for Victory Over the EnemiesPsalm 10 – Plea of Salvation from the WickedPsalm 11 – The Just in the Midst of Wickedness
Psalm 12 – The Confidence of  the Just in the Midst of  WickednessPsalm 13 – The Confidence of the Just in the Midst of WickednessPsalm 14 – General Ruin of MankindPsalm 15 – Marks of the True God-FearingPsalm 16 – Christ as Perfect ManPsalm 17 – Prayer of the Just for Protection
Psalm 18 – Praise of God & Storm Gods, Storm Imagery and TheophanyPsalm 19 – Testimony of God in CreationPsalm 20 – Help from the SanctuaryPsalm 21 – Royal Song of VictoryPsalm 22 – Christ’s Sufferings and Glory” & Lions and Other Wild Beasts in Ancient IsraelPsalm 23 – Christ, the Good Shepherd
Psalm 24 – Christ, the King of GloryPsalm 25 – Plea for Salvation and ForgivenessPsalm 26 – Prayer of an Upright ManPsalm 27 – Desire for God’s PresencePsalm 28 – Cry in DistressPsalm 29 – God’s Might is Above Everything & Ugarit/Ras Shamra
Psalm 30 – Praise for God’s Help & Sackcloth and Ashes: Rituals of LamentationPsalm 31 – Salvation from the EnemyPsalm 32 – Blessing of ForgivenessPsalm 33 – Worship of the CreatorPsalm 34 – Experience of Those Who Love God & The Warrior Creed in the Akkadian Epic of Erra and IshumPsalm 35 – Cry for Help of the One in Distress
Psalm 36 – Mind of the  Wicked and the Goodness of GodPsalm 37 – Confidence in God in the Midst of a Wicked World & A Prayer of Confession to MardukPsalm 38 – Sufferings of the Believers for their SinsPsalm 39 – Every Man is VanityPsalm 40 – Christ the Obedient Servant of GodPsalm 41 – Confidence, Betrayal and Triumph & The Elohistic Psalter
Psalm 42 – Desire of the Just  for GodPsalm 43 – Continuation of Psalm 42Psalm 44 – The People of God in Distress Cry for GodPsalm 45 – Christ, King of Bridegroom & The Ancient Near Eastern KingPsalm 46 – God is Refuge and StrengthPsalm 47 – God’s Reign as King
Psalm 48 – The City of God & Zaphon, Olympus, Sinai, and Zion: The Mountain of GodPsalm 49 – Vanity of Earthly RichesPsalm 50 – The Just Judgment of GodPsalm 51 – Confession of Sins and Repentance & Hyssops and the Rituals of CleansingPsalm 52 – Condemnation of the WickedPsalm 53 – Apostasy of the Wicked
Psalm 54 – The Cry of the God-Fearing for SalvationPsalm 55 – A Lament Over BetrayalPsalm 56 – Confidence in the Faithfulness of GodPsalm 57 – Confidence in the Salvation of GodPsalm 58 – God Reveals Himself in JudgmentPsalm 59 – Help for the Helpless
Psalm 60 – Lamentation in  Great DistressPsalm 61 – God is the True RefugePsalm 62 – God Only SavesPsalm 63 – Thirst for GodPsalm 64 – The Fate of the EnemiesPsalm 65 – The Rich Blessing of God & A Ugaritic Prayer for a City Under Siege
Psalm 66 – Acknowledgment of Just Intervention of God & SelahPsalm 67 – Outlook on the BlessingPsalm 68 – Liberation is AccomplishedPsalm 69 – Lamentation of the Rejected MessiahPsalm 70 – Cry for SalvationPsalm 71 – Revival of People of God
Psalm 72 – Announcement of Reign of Peace & The Coronation of Ashurbanipal and Psalm 73 – An Enigma and It’s Solution & Ancient Israelite Poets and SingersPsalm 74 – Destruction of the SanctuaryPsalm 75 – God’s Coming into Action by JudgmentPsalm 76 – Victorious Might of GodPsalm 77 – Retrospect in Faith
Psalm 78 –  God’s Dealings in the History  of Israel & Power Over Egypt in the Hymn to OsirisPsalm 79 – Prayer at Destruction of JerusalemPsalm 80 – Prayer of the People in Their DistressPsalm 81 – The People Gather Fresh HopePsalm 82 – God’s Judgment of the JudgesPsalm 83 – Prayer at the Attack of the Enemy & Curses and Imprecations
Psalm 84 – Taking Pleasure  in the Sanctuary of JehovahPsalm 85 – The People of God Enjoy the Promised BlessingPsalm 86 – The God-Fearing Soul in Humble Prayer to GodPsalm 87 – Zion, the City of GodPsalm 88 – A Prayer Coming from Deepest DistressPsalm 89 – Convenant of God and His Faithfulness & The Emma Elish and The Biblical Concept of Creation
Psalm 90 – The  Eternal God and Mortal Men  (of Moses; probably the  oldest Psalm) & Form Criticism and the PsalmsPsalm 91 – Exemplary Confidence of Man in GodPsalm 92 – Song of Praise in the SanctuaryPsalm 93 – Jehovah Reigns in MajestyPsalm 94 – Cry for Justice and VengeancePsalm 95 – Praise of Jehovah as Creator and Savior of His People
Psalm 96 – Praise of Jehovah  as Creator and Judge of the  EarthPsalm 97 – Appearing of Jehovah as KingPsalm 98 – Praise of Jehovah, the King & The ShofarPsalm 99 – Jehovah’s Reign & Thrones in the Ancient WorldPsalm 100 – Worldwide Worship of JehovahPsalm 101 – Principal of Jehovah’s Government & Twenty-Five of the Most Familiar Psalm Lines
Psalm 102 – God Revealed in  FleshPsalm 103 – Israel’s Praise Over Ways of GodPsalm 104 – Praise of Creator-God & The Ugaritic Text of the Myth of BaalPsalm 105 – Historical Retrospective: God’s Faithfulness Toward Israel & The River is Blood in the Admonitions of IpuwerPsalm 106 – Historical Retrospective: Israel’s Unfaithfulness Toward God & Praise of the Bull in the Cairo Hymn of Amon-RePsalm 107 – Jehovah Saves Out of Every Difficulty & The Gezer Calendar
Psalm 108 – The Coming  SalvationPsalm 109 – Hostility to ChristPsalm 110 – Christ as Priest and King & The Exaltation of a Holy City in the Psalms and in the MythsPsalm 111 – Praise of the Wonderful Works of JehovahPsalm 112 – Jehovah’s Blessing for the God-FearingPsalm 113 – Praise of the Name of Jehovah
Psalm 114 – The Might of the  God of JacobPsalm 115 – Honor is Due to God OnlyPsalm 116 – Praise of God for His Help in Distress & A Pagan’s Prayer of ThanksPsalm 117 – Praise of the Nations (This is the shortest Psalm)Psalm 118 – Israel Recognizes the True Corner- Stone (This Psalm is the one most frequently quoted in the New Testament) & The Horned AltarPsalm 119 – Praise of the Word of God (The Longest Psalm)
Psalm 120 – Solemnity of the  God-FearingPsalm 121 – God as Protector of IsraelPsalm 122 – House and City of GodPsalm 123 – Israel’s Fountain of Help in TribulationPsalm 124 – Salvation in DistressPsalm 125 – Perfect Security
Psalm 126 –Sowing in Tears  and Reaping with RejoicingPsalm 127 – Blessing Over the House & A Hittite Blessing for a HousePsalm 128 – Blessing Over the FamilyPsalm 129 – God’s Mighty HandPsalm 130 – Repentance of ForgivenessPsalm 131 – Rest and Satisfaction
Psalm 132 –  Habitation of Jehovah in Zion & Historians in the Ancient WorldPsalm 133 – Blessing of Brotherly FellowshipPsalm 134 – Worship in the Sanctuary & An Akkadian Prayer to the Gods of the NightPsalm 135 – Knowing and Worshiping the True GodPsalm 136 – Praise of God’s Eternal MercyPsalm 137 – Reminiscences of the Exile
Psalm 138 – Praise of God for  His SalvationPsalm 139 – The Heart-Searching Presence of God & Sheol, Hades, Gehenna, The Abyss, and Tartarus: Images of HellPsalm 140 – Jehovah, the Fountain of Help for the JustPsalm 141 – Prayer of the Just Amidst the WickedPsalm 142 – Jehovah, the Refuge of the Lonely OnesPsalm 143 – Prayer Out of Deepest Distress
Psalm 144 – The True  Fountain of Strength & Warfare in the Ancient WorldPsalm 145 – Praise of God in the MillenniumPsalm 146 – Personal Praise of the JustPsalm 147 – Praise of the People of GodPsalm 148 – Praise of the Whole CreationPsalm 149 – Praise by a New Song
Psalm 150 – End: Summary  of God’s Praises & Non-Canoncial Psalms
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