1 For the Leader; upon Shushan Eduth; Michtam of David, to teach; Lord, heal it now, for it is shaken to its depths. A miktam # 60.0 Perhaps inscription of David. 2 He lifted me out of the pit of despair, out from the bog and the mire, and set my feet on a hard, firm path, and steadied me as I walked along. Psalm 59 Psalm 61 Psalm 60 New American Standard Bible (NASB) Grieving over Defeat in Battle, and Prayer for Help. O God, thou hast cast us off — So highly had our sins provoked thy divine majesty, that thou didst reject or forsake us, so as to withdraw thy gracious and powerful presence from us, and no longer to go forth with our armies. Here is a lengthy title, but it helps us much to expound the Psalm. 3 He has given me a new song to sing, of praises to our God. “Judah shall continue to produce kings, and Ephraim great warriors. Lewis with free daily excerpts from his work. Psalm 56 - For the director of music. Set to “Lily of the Testimony.” A Michtam of David. Remember that the words before verse 1 are also part of the psalm. you walked off and left us, kicked our defenses to bits. Psalm 60 English Standard Version (ESV) He Will Tread Down Our Foes To the choirmaster: according to Shushan Eduth. (TLB) Psalm 66:6 When God made the sea dry up, our people walked across, and because of him, we celebrated there. The Living Bible copyright © 1971 by Tyndale House Foundation. A David Psalm, When He Fought Against Aram-naharaim and Aram-zobah and Joab Killed Twelve Thousand Edomites at the Valley of Salt. For teaching. (TLB) Psalm 64:9a And all men shall fear, and shall declare the work of God. Psalms 60:1-12.-The covenant peoples affliction; the full healing of the breach anticipated, already healed in part (Psalms 60:1-4); confidence, grounded on God's Word assuring Israel of possession of Canaan and triumph over the pagan (Psalms 60:5-8); conquest of Edom, against which he was marching, anticipated, through God's help (Psalms 60:9-12). 59 Written by David at the time King Saul set guards at his home to capture and kill him. 3 You have been very hard on us and made us reel beneath your blows. Psalm 60 Exposition Explanatory Notes and Quaint Sayings Hints to the Village Preacher. For the music leader. Verse 1. O God, you have rejected us and broken our defenses; you have become angry and deserted us. My adversaries pursue me all day long; in their pride many are attacking me. 60. SUPERSCRIPTION: FOR THE CHIEF MUSICIAN; SET TO SHUSHAN EDUTH.. MICHTAM OF DAVID; TO TEACH; WHEN HE STROVE WITH ARAM-NAHARAIM; AND JOAB RETURNED; AND SMOTE OF EDOM IN THE VALLEY OF SALT TWELVE THOUSAND.. Shushan Eduth. Oh please, come … When the Jews say Psalm 60 in their *synagogues they always say the words at the top also. Come back. Urgent Prayer for the Restored Favor of God. (1 Samuel 19:11) O my God, save me from my enemies. So highly had our sins provoked thy divine majesty, that thou did reject or forsake us. O God, you have rejected us and broken our defenses; you have become angry and deserted us. 1-2 God! 18:3 When he fought against Mesopotamia and Syria of Zobah, and Joab returned and killed twelve thousand Edomites in … A Miktam of David to teach. “Shechem, Succoth, Gilead, Manasseh—still are mine!” he says. 2 Preserve me from these criminals, these murderers. Verses 1 - 5 are the words of David. But when it is prostrate their spirits and hopes fall. # Ps. All rights reserved. Strong men are out there waiting. The man who is a new creature in Christ, may rejoice in all the precious promises God has spoken in his holiness. God will! Psalm 60. Lord, restore us again to your favor. He asks God for an answer. No wonder I exult! He who abandoned us to our foes! Psalms 60. A Miktam [] of David; for instruction; when he strove with Aram-naharaim and with Aram-zobah, and when Joab on his return struck down twelve thousand of Edom in the Valley of Salt. 60 Written by David at the time he was at war with Syria, with the outcome still uncertain; this was when Joab, captain of his forces, slaughtered twelve thousand men of Edom in Salt Valley. Psalm 60:4 Or that it may be displayed because of truth Psalm 60:6 Or sanctuary Psalm 60:8 Revocalization (compare Psalm 108:10 ); Masoretic Text over me, O Philistia, shout in triumph Protect me from these who have come to destroy me. 6-7 God has promised to help us. The psalmist grieves over Israel’s humiliation, but in response to God’s assuring word, he asks for divine help in battle and expresses his confidence in victory.For Ps 108:6–13. 8 Moab shall become my lowly servant, and Edom my slave. A miktam. You have given a banner to those who fear You, That it may be displayed because of the truth. 2 You have caused this nation to tremble in fear; you have torn it apart. To the tune of “A Dove on Distant Oaks.” Of David. Psalm 60:1 "O God, thou hast cast us off, thou hast scattered us, thou hast been displeased; O turn thyself to us again." 12 With God’s help we shall do mighty things, for he will trample down our foes. He who cast us off! The psalm is in three parts. For you have been my high tower of refuge, a place of safety in the day of my distress. For Lord, heal it now, for it is shaken to its depths. To the tune of “The Lily of the Covenant.” A miktam#Title: Probably a literary or musical term of David. 60. 9-10 Who will bring me in triumph into Edom’s strong cities? For instruction, when he went to war with Aram-naharaim and Aram-sobah, and when Joab returned and defeated Edom, killing twelve thousand in the Salt Valley. To the tune of “The Lily of the Covenant.” A miktam[ b] of David. Read full chapter Psalms 60. A PSALM FOLLOWING A MILITARY DEFEAT. Psalm 60:4 KJ21 Thou hast given a banner to them that fear Thee, that it may be displayed because of the truth. He has vowed it by his holiness! O God, you have rejected us and broken our defenses; you have become angry and deserted us. And I will shout in triumph over the Philistines.”. When I am afraid, I put my trust in you. To the melody of “Lily of the Testimony,” when he struggled with Aram Naharaim and with Aram Zobah and when Joab returned from striking down twelve thousand Edomites in the Valley of Salt. He who cast us off! Psalms Chapter 60 תְּהִלִּים א לַמְנַצֵּחַ, עַל-שׁוּשַׁן עֵדוּת; מִכְתָּם לְדָוִד לְלַמֵּד. Selah. Thou hast given a banner to them that fear thee, that it may be displayed because of the truth. Living Bible (TLB). Use your strong right arm to rescue us. # 2 Sam 8.13; 1 Chr 18.12 What Psalm 60 means. 60 Written by David at the time he was at war with Syria, with the outcome still uncertain; this was when Joab, captain of his forces, slaughtered twelve thousand men of Edom in Salt Valley. 60 Written by David at the time he was at war with Syria, with the outcome still uncertain; this was when Joab, captain of his forces, slaughtered twelve thousand men of Edom in Salt Valley. … 40 I waited patiently for God to help me; then he listened and heard my cry. 2 You have caused this nation to tremble in fear; you have torn it apart. Used by permission of Tyndale House Publishers Inc., Carol Stream, Illinois 60188. Psalm 60:1-12 THIS psalm has evidently a definite historical background. 16 But as for me, I will sing each morning about your power and mercy. 80 Set to “Lily of the Testimony.” A Michtam of David. 11 Yes, Lord, help us against our enemies, for man’s help is useless. And stalked off angry. 17 O my Strength, to you I sing my praises; for you are my high tower of safety, my God of mercy. Verses 6 - 8 are God’s answer. Upgrade to Bible Gateway Plus, and access the, The Living Bible, TuTone Brown/Tan Imitation Leather - Imperfectly Imprinted Bibles, The One Year Chronological Bible TLB - eBook, The Living Bible, Large Print Red Letter Edition, Green Hardcover, Living Bible: Large Print, Green Padded Hardcover, The Living Bible Large Print Edition, TuTone, LeatherLike, Tan, With thumb index. Psalm 60#sn Psalm 60. Psalm 60 For the choir director: A psalm[ a] of David useful for teaching, regarding the time David fought Aram-naharaim and Aram-zobah, and Joab returned and killed 12,000 Edomites in the Valley of Salt. 8:3, 13; 1 Chr. Living Bible (TLB). He who abandoned us to our foes! Used by permission of Tyndale House Publishers Inc., Carol Stream, Illinois 60188. Psalm 60 – From Defeat to Victory in God This psalm is titled To the Chief Musician. Psalm 59 Living Bible (TLB). So long as soldiers see their banner uplifted, they flock round it with confidence. Use your strong right arm to rescue us. Thus the Psalm begins with a melancholy memorial of the many disgraces and disappointments with which God had, for some years past, chastised the people. 2 You have caused this nation to tremble in fear; you have torn it apart. (CEV) Experience the best of C.S. O God, you have rejected us and broken our defenses; you have become angry and deserted us. All rights reserved. When the Philistines had seized him in Gath. Psalms 60 60 A Prayer for Deliverance # Ps 60 hebrew title: A psalm by David, for teaching, when he fought against the Arameans from Naharaim and from Zobah, and Joab turned back and killed 12,000 Edomites in the Valley of Salt. “Shechem, Succoth, Gilead, Manasseh—still are mine!” he says. O God, you have rejected us and broken our defenses; you have become angry and deserted us. 3 You have been very hard on us and made us reel beneath your blows. 8 Moab shall become my lowly servant, and Edom my slave. And I will shout in triumph over the Philistines.”. No wonder I exult! All the world shouts with joy, and sings. (KJV) Psalm 65:13 The pastures are filled with flocks of sheep, and the valleys are carpeted with grain. So as to withdraw thy gracious and powerful presence from us, and no longer to go forth with our armies. For the Music Director. The banner is a pledge of safety, and a rallying point to those who fight under it. Psalms 60. To the Chief Musician upon Shushaneduth, or the Lily of Testimony. Truth here answers to God's holiness ( Psalms 60:6). Psalm 60 Living Bible (TLB) 60 Written by David at the time he was at war with Syria, with the outcome still uncertain; this was when Joab, captain of his forces, slaughtered twelve thousand men of Edom in … For the music director; according to [ a]Shushan Eduth. 11 Yes, Lord, help us against our enemies, for man’s help is useless. 3 They lurk in ambush for my life. Lord, restore us again to your favor. The psalm is said to have been composed when David “strove with Aramnaharaim and with Aram-zobah, when Joab returned and smote in the valley of salt twelve thousand.” The allusion is to the transactions referred to in Psalm 60:7-8. Be merciful to me, my God, for my enemies are in hot pursuit; all day long they press their attack. Commentary on Psalm 60:6-12 (Read Psalm 60:6-12) If Christ be ours, all things, one way or another, shall be for our eternal good. 6-7 God has promised to help us. 9-10 Who will bring me in triumph into Edom’s strong cities? Lord, restore us again to your favor. God will! The Living Bible copyright © 1971 by Tyndale House Foundation. 4-5 But you have given us a banner to rally to; all who love truth will rally to it;[a] then you can deliver your beloved people. Psalm 60 Living Bible (TLB) 60 Written by David at the time he was at war with Syria, with the outcome still uncertain; this was when Joab, captain of his forces, slaughtered twelve thousand men of Edom in … A. R. Faussett. Psalm 60#In Hebrew texts 60:1-12 is numbered 60:3-14.For the director of music. The Living Bible, TuTone Brown/Tan Imitation Leather - Imperfectly Imprinted Bibles, The One Year Chronological Bible TLB - eBook, The Living Bible, TuTone Brown/Tan Imitation Leather, The Living Bible Large Print Edition, TuTone, LeatherLike, Tan, With thumb index, Living Bible: Large-Print, Green Padded Hardcover (indexed). # 2 Sam. 60. Psalm 60:1. This is usually translated, "The Lily of the … He has vowed it by his holiness! Israel has been worsted in fight, but still continues its campaign against Edom. Psalm 60. 4-5 But you have given us a banner to rally to; all who love truth will rally to it;[a] then you can deliver your beloved people. “Judah shall continue to produce kings, and Ephraim great warriors. Psalm 60[ a] For the director of music. 60. PSALM 60. To the Chief Musician. To be sung to the tune “Lily of the Testimony.” 1 You have rejected us, O God, and broken our defenses. 12 With God’s help we shall do mighty things, for he will trample down our foes. 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