Psalm 103:8 Or “Lord, you’re so compassionate and merciful.” The Hebrew word for “compassion” is a homonym for “womb.” The Lord carries his people like a mother carries a child in her womb. I’ll share the lesson I’ve learned of fearing the Lord. Psalm 34:19-21 The Passion Translation (TPT) 19 Even when bad things happen to the good and godly ones, the Lord will save them and not let them be defeated by what they face. TPT: The Passion Translation Psalm 34 The Message (MSG) A David Psalm, When He Outwitted Abimelech and Got Away 34 I bless God every chance I get; my lungs expand with his praise. Psalm 35:1 This is the first of seven Psalms in which David cried out for vengeance upon his enemies (Pss. Drink deeply of the pleasures of this God. Experience for yourself the joyous mercies he gives. Join me, everyone! Psalm 103:8 See Ex. For all who fear him will feast with plenty. His godly ones receive the answers they seek, But the Lord has made up his mind to oppose evildoers, the Lord will hear them and come to rescue them. 34… Hello beautiful people. thePassionTranslation.com, The Passion Translation (TPT). I’m bursting with joy over what you’ve done for me!My lips are full of perpetual praise.2 I’m boasting of you and all your works,so let all who are discouraged take heart.3 Join me, everyone! God’s GoodnessA song by King David composed after his escape from the king when he pretended to be insaneLord! Worship in awe and wonder, all you who’ve been made holy! For all who fear him will feast with plenty. He had to part from Jonathan, his dearest friend. Psalm 34:4-6 The Passion Translation (TPT) 4 Listen to my testimony: I cried to God in my distress and he answered me. and he is always ready to restore the repentant one. Even when bad things happen to the good and godly ones, the Lord will save them and not let them be defeated, God will be your bodyguard to protect you. All rights reserved. the Lord will save them and not let them be defeated. He had run to hide in the cave of Adullam (meaning “their prey”). Copyright © 2017 by BroadStreet Publishing® Group, LLC. I’m bursting with joy over what you’ve done for me!My lips are full of He freed me from all my fears! For they hate and persecute the lovers of God. David wrote this psalm at perhaps the lowest point in his life. Psalm 34 TPT - God’s Goodness - A song by King David - Bible Gateway Psalm 34 The Passion Translation (TPT) He was alone. [a]7 The angel of the Lord stooped down to listen as I prayed,encircling me, empowering me, and showing me how to escape.He will do this for everyone who fears God.8 Drink deeply of the pleasures of this God. and he answered me. He was being chased by Saul and his paid assassins. bringing his miracle-deliverance when I needed it most. This is a lesson for all of us: we praise our way out of our difficulties into his light. 52, 58, 59, 69, 109, and 137). Then never speak a lie or allow wicked words. I’ll share the lesson I’ve learned of fearing the Lord. Gaze upon him, join your life with his, and joy will come. and he is always ready to restore the repentant one. His godly ones receive the answers they seek, the Lord will hear them and come to rescue them. [b]Experience for yourself the joyous mercies he givesto all who turn to hide themselves in him.9 Worship in awe and wonder, all you who’ve been made holy!For all who fear him will feast with plenty.10 Even the strong and the wealthy[c] grow weak and hungry,but those who passionately pursue the Lordwill never lack any good thing.11 Come, children of God, and listen to me.I’ll share the lesson I’ve learned of fearing the Lord. He will do this for everyone who fears God. The Passion Translation® Copyright © 2017 by Passion & Fire Ministries, Inc. Used by permission. [d]12–13 Do you want to live a long, good life,enjoying the beauty that fills each day?Then never speak a lie or allow wicked wordsto come from your mouth.14 Keep turning your back on every sin,and make “peace” your life motto.Practice being at peace with everyone. A song by King David composed after his escape from the king when he pretended to be insane. I’m bursting with joy over what you’ve done for me! God will hold them guilty and punish them; and he will freely pardon those who love him. He freed me from all my fears! Lord! The Lord is close to all whose hearts are crushed by pain. For they hate and persecute the lovers of God. 5 Gaze upon him, join your life with his, and joy will come. Yet the beautiful sounds of praise were heard echoing in his cavern. God put it on my heart for a little while now to jump on and share a psalm with you guys. God will hold them guilty and punish them; But the Lord has paid for the freedom of his servants. When I had nothing, desperate and defeated. [e]15 The Lord sees all we do;he watches over his friends day and night.His godly ones receive the answers they seekwhenever they cry out to him.16 But the Lord has made up his mind to oppose evildoersand to wipe out even the memory of themfrom the face of the earth.17 Yet when holy lovers of God cry outto him with all their hearts,the Lord will hear them and come to rescue themfrom all their troubles.18 The Lord is close to all whose hearts are crushed by pain,and he is always ready to restore the repentant one.19 Even when bad things happen to the good and godly ones,the Lord will save them and not let them be defeatedby what they face.20 God will be your bodyguard to protect youwhen trouble is near.Not one bone will be broken.21 But the wicked commit slow suicide.For they hate and persecute the lovers of God.Make no mistake about it,God will hold them guilty and punish them;they will pay the penalty!22 But the Lord has paid for the freedom of his servants,and he will freely pardon those who love him.He will declare them free and innocentwhen they turn to hide themselves in him.