Thy servants are discouraged, Righteousness is not in vogue; An everlasting word is missing. Righteousness cries, “I am sick of love,” And, “I sought him, but I could not find him.” Thy law is filled with dew, The truth is the handle of the lock Thy righteousness is an everlasting righteousness, and thy law isContinue reading “Law #142”
Also, don’t miss the contrast between verse 4 and verse 8. So much is here its hard to mention all the good stuff in just one paragraph. You have to listen to the podcast to get it all.
In this chapter we have two instructors who enter the classroom. First, we hear the instruction of a father. Then, we have the instruction of a wise man. They are very similar and contain repeating themes.
Qualities such as kindness, truthfulness, and fruitfulness are expounded as evidence of righteousness in the heart. The chapter also reveals how the Lord blesses the righteous by establishing him or her in three important areas of living.