4. Praise him with tambourine and dance; praise him with strings and pipe! Your credit card won’t be charged until the trial period is over. second clause is exegetical, for the same thing is repeated. Psalm 150. 1 Praise the Lord! All rights reserved. All your content will be saved and you can seamlessly switch devices. You'll get this book and many others when you join Bible Gateway Plus. Call us at 888-634-2038. praise him according to his surpassing greatness! Learn more. That the majesty of God may be duly reverenced, the Psalmist All rights reserved. You’ve already claimed your free trial of Bible Gateway Plus. 1 Praise the Lord!. Psalm 150. The Though our minds can never take in this immensity, the mere taste But for sanctuary we read רקיע, rekia, that is, the expanse of heaven, to which is added the epithet of power, because there we have a proof of the matchless power of God, so that we cannot look to the heavens without being lost in admiration. Copy. represents him as presiding on his throne in the heavens; and he enlarges upon the same truth in the second verse, celebrating his power and his greatness, which he had brought under our notice in the heavens, which are a mirror in which they may be seen. Praise the L ord! Create or log in to your Bible Gateway account. To manage your subscription, visit your Bible Gateway account settings. a 2 Praise him for his mighty deeds; . 3. Praise him with sound of trumpet. Praise him for his mighty deeds; praise him according to his surpassing greatness! New Revised Standard Version Bible, copyright 1989, Division of Christian Education of the National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America. praise him according to his surpassing greatness! By the sanctuary there is little doubt that heaven is here meant, as is often the case elsewhere. Three easy steps to start your free trial subscription to Bible Gateway Plus. 150:3 Praise him with trumpet sound; praise him with lute and harp! It looks like you’re already subscribed to Bible Gateway Plus! devising methods of gratification which are preposterous, while their highest satisfaction lies in suppressing all thoughts of God. Whatever breathes, etc. with the Jews, that we may worship God with constant sacrifices of praise, until being gathered into the kingdom of heaven, we sing with elect angels an eternal hallelujah. 1 Praise the Lord!Praise God in his sanctuary;    praise him in his mighty firmament! Scripture Text (NRSV) Psalm 150 . 150:1 Praise the LORD! of it will deeply affect us. Praise God in his sanctuary; praise him in his mighty firmament! Take notes, highlights, and favorites to share or document personal thoughts. Please try again soon. permission. Nor was it without reason that God under the law enjoined this multiplicity of songs, that he might lead men away from those vain and corrupt pleasures to which they are excessively addicted, to a holy and profitable joy. And in this prediction we have been joined in the same symphony An error occurred while marking the devotional as read. 3. The next step is to choose a monthly or yearly subscription, and then enter your payment information. Praise for God’s Surpassing Greatness. Try it free for 30 days. I am led to think this for the following reason: As yet the Psalmist has addressed himself in his exhortations to the people who were conversant with the ceremonies under the law, now he turns to men in general, tacitly intimating that a time was coming when the same songs, which were then only heard in Judea, would resound in every quarter of the globe. 2. Step 1 - Create an account or log in to start your free trial. praise him according to his surpassing greatness! Praise God in his sanctuary; praise him in his mighty firmament! New Revised Standard Version, Anglicised Catholic Edition (NRSVACE). blowing, and whatever is animate, or breathes, the words may be extended to every kind of living creatures, as we have seen in the preceding psalms that the declaration of God’s praises is assigned even to things wanting intelligence.