There are several kinds of depths from which one may cry to god, 1 the death of a loved one, 2 a terrible illness, 3 a lifethreatening danger, 4 some devastating loss, or 4 a soulchilling consciousness of ones sinfulness. Psalm niv bible out of the depths i cry to you, lord. But with you there is forgiveness, so that we can, with reverence, serve you. From there, the author ascends step by step to a place where he can give confidence to others in their trust in god. I wait for the lord, my whole being waits, and in his word i put my hope. Psalm begins with a personal testimony of gods rescue from the depths of guilt. Psalms, chapter united states conference of catholic bishops. Exposition explanatory notes and quaint sayings hints to the village preacher works upon this psalm title. Psalms commentary james burton coffman commentaries. As a rostered lcms pastor, teacher, musician, or dce you receive a 20% discount on qualifying books, bibles, professional books, and the lutheran study bible, when purchased for personal use. The first verse is a call to god in deep sorrow, from out of the depths or out.
It contains the ardent prayer of a man who is distressed by a sense of gods anger against sin. Psalm is the th psalm of the book of psalms, one of the penitential psalms. Psalm explained discover the 66 books of the bible. Psalm out of the depths concordia publishing house. If you, lord, kept a record of sins,lord, who could stand. Let your ears be attentive to the voice of my pleas for mercy. I will lift up mine eyes unto the hills, from whence cometh my help. Grace chapel worship out of the depths psalm youtube. The psalmist is in a low and deep place, crying to the lord from out of the depths. This is the initial position of the psalmist as he offers his petition to the lord for deliverance verse 14. Out of the depthspublished andor sold by oregon catholic press for churches, schools, seminaries, ministries, individuals and more.
In support of those attending streamed masses, ocp is offering a 50% discount on missals for individual use 14 copies, so that parishioners can continue to worship from home. Should he keep them in mind and memory, retain them in the book of his remembrance. Psalm out of the depths, a profound lament and thanksgiving. The personal use discount applies for one of an item for you or your immediate family members where applicable. Psalm king james version kjv out of the depths have i cried unto thee, o lord. In lament, i cry out to god stephen farris, homiletical perspective on psalm , feasting on the word, year a vol. It would be hard to see any upward step from the preceding to the present psalm, and therefore it is possible that the steps or ascents are in the song itself. May 02, 2015 provided to youtube by the orchard enterprises psalm. Out of the depths psalm out of the depths i cry to thee. If you, lord, should mark iniquities, o lord, who could stand. Psalms, new international version niv the bible app. If you, o lord, kept a record of sins, o lord, who could stand. A heartfelt request for pardon and mercy, it is prayed in the funeral liturgy of the church and in the office for the dead and is frequently repeated in the liturgy of the hours.
But there is forgiveness with you, that you may be feared. Psalm commentary by jerome creach working preacher. Waiting for the redemption of the lord a song of ascents. After all, the spirit of god inspired him to write this psalm. Check out out of the depths of sadness psalm by brother down on amazon music. As he journeys through the book of psalms, he looks at the specific psalms that inspired his songs, with the lyrics at the close of each chapter.
Psalm also deserves attention for its detailed development and nuances of language. To cry out for mercy, you must feel something of the depths of your guilt. The first verse is a call to god in deep sorrow, from out of the depths or out of the deep, as it is translated in the king james version of the bible and the coverdale translation used in the book of common prayer respectively. Psalm is perhaps the best known of all the penitential psalms. After identifying the location out of the depths, the psalmist pleads, lord, hear my voice,verse 2. Psalm english standard version esv my soul waits for the lord a song of ascents. Christ the king presbyterian church 2335 electric rd.
Out of the depths i cry to you, o lord the word among us. This psalm is another in the series titled a song of ascents. Psalm kjv out of the depths have i cried unto bible gateway. Out of the depths i call to you, lord 2lord, hear my cry. Jan 01, 2014 his book, out of the depths, showcases the same careful mindfulness and consideration to one of the most oft quoted books of scripture. Please check the reference to make sure it is correct.
Bible verse of the day blessed is the one who finds wisdom, and the one who gets understanding. Out of the depths accompaniment package downloadable. I wait for the lord, my soul waits, and in his word i do hope. Let your ears be attentive to the voice of my petitions.
Psalms commentary james burton coffman commentaries on. Let your ears be attentive to the voice of my supplications. Out of the depths from psalm set by john ferguson composer quoting a fragment of the tune aus tiefer not, this is a setting that will be a classic for years to come. Probable timeline of when each psalm was written study resources. Verses 1 and 2 open the psalm with the most basic petition. Psalm kjv out of the depths have i cried unto bible.
Discipleship ministries fifth sunday in lent, year a. Let thy ears be attentive to the voice of my supplication. This is a lament psalm in which the prayer cries out of the depths of human needincluding probably some particular present trouble, but also the recognition that no people can stand before god without peril because of the reality of human sin. We believe that the latter is the depths spoken of here. If you, lord, kept a record of sins, lord, who could stand. Lament, one commentator explains, is different from complaint. But with an earnest, penitent turn to god he longs for the forgiveness of his iniquities. In support of those attending streamed masses, ocp is offering a 50% discount on missals for individual use 14 copies, so that parishioners can continue to. Psalm nkjv waiting for the redemption of the lord. The first thing that strikes you about this verse is that the psalmist was no doubt a godly man. Out of the depths scott soper journeysongs third edition.1394 820 1415 1616 841 537 1103 832 1341 1298 1261 1260 1362 1634 1588 995 1204 919 178 419 1016 1011 874 382 762 1169 1291 123 47 264 1206 1562 611 378 1238 800 1127 638 799 552