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Psalms 37:29 For the LORD loves justice And does not forsake His godly ones; They are preserved forever, But the descendants of the wicked will be cut off. . They are preserved for ever - (John 10:28-29; John 17:11; 1 Peter 1:5.). Hence it follows, that all who lead an upright and blameless life among men shall be happy, because, enjoying the favor of God, every thing at length must in regard to them have a happy and successful result.
Yea, I know that death seems to have you surrounded lately, it seems like you can’t get your head above water or you can’t get the sickness to leave you alone but hold on! We can be certain that the wicked have not fooled Him. For the Lord loveth judgment. Posted in Daily Devotional Tagged Ephesians 3:16-19, Faith is all you’ll need, Hebrews 11:1, Matthew 8:26, Proverbs 18:21, Psalm 37:28-29 Follow Me! God is holy and His creation was too along with everything in it. . . The idea is, that such a recompense as is here adverted to - that on the one hand, in rewarding with prosperity a pure and upright life - and that, on the other, in cutting off the wicked - is right and proper in itself; and that as God loves to do right, these consequences respectively may be expected to follow in regard to the righteous and the wicked.
Clarke's Psalms 37:28 Bible Commentary Forsaketh not his saints - את חטידיו eth chasidaiv, his merciful or compassionate ones; those who, through love to him and all mankind, are ever ready to give of their substance to the poor. For the LORD loveth judgment, and forsaketh not his saints; they are preserved for ever: but the seed of the wicked shall be cut off. https:https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/geb/psalms-37.html. The real point is that God is holy and anything in His presence must be holy too. . Compare Psalm 37:22. David explains that we can expect these blessings and rewards, not because we are innately wonderful and good, but because God is faithful: [T]he Lord upholds the righteous. NASB E-Prime The awarding of honour to whom honour is due is God's delight, especially when the upright man has been traduced by his fellow men. The mouth of the righteous speaks wisdom, and his tongue talks of justice. . "Commentary on Psalms 37:28". He shall exalt you to inherit the land. All you have to do is click and enter your email and you'll be notified each time I update! . They have been eternally set apart as such: and for God Himself, as His sons, His servants, and His especial treasure. 18:8, 10, 17, 19). . Psalms 37:28 For the LORD loveth judgment, and forsaketh not his saints; they are preserved for ever: but the seed of the wicked shall be cut off. . But the seed of the wicked shall be cut off - See the notes at Psalm 21:10. Well, Psalm 37:28-29 says, “For the LORDContinue reading “Daily Devotional – 7/18/12 “Faith is all you’ll need!””. For the Lord loveth judgment,.... Righteousness, or righteous actions, when done according to his will, from love, in faith, and to his glory; see Psalm 11:7; or to minister judgment to the people, and to render to every man according to his works; and forsaketh not his saints; his Holy Ones, who are called with an holy calling, are created in righteousness and true holiness, and have principles of grace and holiness wrought in them; or whom he prosecutes with his favour and goodness, with his everlasting love and mercy, with spiritual blessings, with the blessings of justification, pardon, adoption, and a right to eternal life: these he never forsakes, not their persons, neither in life nor at death, nor at judgment; nor does he ever forsake the work of his own hands in them; but performs it until the day of Christ: nor will he ever so forsake them, as that they shall perish through the strength of sin, the temptations of Satan, or the snares of the world; they are preserved for ever; from the dominion and damning power of sin, from being devoured by Satan, from a total and final falling away, and from being hurt of the second death: they are preserved in Christ, in whose hands they are; and by the power of God, safe to his kingdom and glory, into which they shall have an abundant entrance; but the seed of the wicked shall be cut off; out of the earth, in the midst of their days, like withered branches; and be cast into everlasting burnings. Though he fall, he shall not be utterly cast down: for the Lord upholds him with His hand.
But the meek shall inherit the earth, and shall delight themselves in the abundance of peace.