Commentary by Matthew Henry, 1710. Try it free for 30 days! And if he come to see me, he speaketh vanity: his heart gathereth iniquity to itself; when he goeth abroad, he telleth it. But let us, while on earth, give heartfelt assent to those praises which the redeemed on earth and in heaven render to their God and Saviour. Psalm 41 A Prayer for Healing 41 Blessed is he that considereth the poor: the Lord will deliver him in time of trouble. World English Bible Yahweh will sustain him on his sickbed, And restore him from his bed of illness. That person may be sick in bed, but the Lord will make him well! David regards the Divine favour as the fountain of all the good he looked for. O the happiness of him Who is acting wisely unto the poor, In a day of evil doth Jehovah deliver him.
And let us not think it strange, if we receive evil from those we suppose to be friends. We eat of his bread daily, yet lift up the heel against him. It does not mean that he will turn his sickness to health, but that he will relieve and comfort him, as one is relieved and soothed on a sick bed by having his bed made up. This branch of godliness is usually recompensed with temporal blessings. Deliver the poor and needy: rid them out of the hand of the wicked. Thou wilt make all his bed - הפכת haphachta, thou hast turned up, tossed, and shaken it; and thou wilt do so to all his bed - thou wilt not leave one uneasy place in it - not one lump, or any unevenness, to prevent him from sleeping.
And if he come to see me, he speaketh vanity: his heart gathereth iniquity to itself; when he goeth abroad, he telleth it. It is the speech of the soul face to face with God. Deep calleth unto deep at the noise of thy waterspouts: all thy waves and thy billows are gone over me. And why art thou disquieted within me? An evil disease, say they, cleaveth fast unto him: and now that he lieth he shall rise up no more. It will not be because by our own acts we have merited his favor, but because this is his gracious purpose, and because it is in accordance with his nature thus to bestow kindness on those who have been kind to others. All that hate me whisper together against me: against me do they devise my hurt.
This, too, is in accordance with the general sentiment that God will show himself merciful to those who are merciful; kind to those who are kind. English Standard Version The Lord sustains him on his sickbed; in his illness you restore him to full health. It is so easy to let life issues get to us that is why we must everyday read the word of God. I will say unto God my rock, Why hast thou forgotten me? Bible in Basic English The Lord will be his support on his bed of pain: by you will all his grief be turned to strength. Mine enemies speak evil of me, When shall he die, and his name perish? The Wycliffe Bible 1395 The Lord bere help to hym on the bed of his sorewe; thou hast ofte turned al his bed stre in his sijknesse. I will Buy them Clothing,food, Gas,Electric,Never Money. Yahweh will deliver him in the day of evil.
Barnes' Notes on the Bible The Lord will strengthen him upon the bed of languishing - The word rendered strengthen here means to support; to uphold; to sustain. It was not the remembrance of the pleasures of his court that afflicted David; but the remembrance of the free access he formerly had to God's house, and his pleasure in attending there. As with a sword in my bones, mine enemies reproach me; while they say daily unto me, Where is thy God? My soul thirsteth for God, for the living God: when shall I come and appear before God? } Blessed is he that understandeth the poor: Jehovah will deliver him in the day of evil. Green Literal Translation Jehovah will uphold him on the couch of sickness; You change all his bed in his sickness. O my God, my soul is cast down within me: therefore will I remember thee from the land of Jordan, and of the Her'monites, from the hill Mizar.
It is so important for us to learn from Jesus what kind of man to be in this world. The Lord will preserve him, and keep him alive; and he shall be blessed upon the earth: and thou wilt not deliver him unto the will of his enemies. Includes tens of thousands of topical, encyclopedic, dictionary, and commentary entries all linked to verses, fully searchable by topic or verse reference. And as for me, thou upholdest me in mine integrity, and settest me before thy face for ever. As the hart panteth after the water brooks, so panteth my soul after thee, O God. The idea here is, that God would enable him to bear his sickness, or would impart strength - inward strength - when his body failed, or when but for this aid he must sink under his disease and die. Is the Contemplative Life wholly confined to the Intellect, or does the Will enter into it? We don't have to Really Beg, Just let Him Know Your Need.
Mine enemies speak evil of me, When shall he die, and his name perish? You can cancel anytime during the trial period. But though we may not take pleasure in the fall of our enemies, we may take pleasure in the making vain their designs. And as for me, thou upholdest me in mine integrity, and settest me before thy face for ever. For in the time of trouble he shall hide me in his pavilion: in the secret of his tabernacle shall he hide me; he shall set me up upon a rock. If the grace of God did not take constant care of us, we should not be upheld. Teresa of Avila— The Life of St.
McGarvey— The Four-Fold Gospel The piety of the Old Testament Church is reflected with more clearness and variety in the Psalter than in any other book of the Old Testament. When we can discern the Lord's favour in any mercy, personal or public, that doubles it. I Is Devotion a Special Kind of Act? Living souls never can take up their rest any where short of a living God. God's care for his people. Tsegazeab zemichael; Greetings to you, Brother, in the Name of our Lord Jesus Christ. Our God Shall Supply All Your Needs according to His Riches in Glory by Christ Jesus Philippians 4:19 The Lost People Need Our Help.
Mine enemies speak evil of me, When shall he die, and his name perish? It is written He has come that we may have life more abundantly. When I remember these things, I pour out my soul in me: for I had gone with the multitude, I went with them to the house of God, with the voice of joy and praise, with a multitude that kept holyday. Man was created with a thirst for knowledge which can never be satiated in this world. Psalms chapter 41 King James Version 1 To the chief Musician, A Psalm of David. He adds, And my God; this thought enabled him to triumph over all his griefs and fears. Once you experience the swiftness and ease-of-use SwordSearcher gives you right on your own computer, combined with the most powerful search features available, you will never want to use the web to do online study again.