Exploring Psalms: An Expository Commentary, Volume 1

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Kregel Academic, 2001 - Religion - 736 pages
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Books in the John Phillips Commentary Series are designed to provide pastors, Sunday school teachers, and students of the Scripture with doctrinally sound interpretation that emphasizes the practical application of Bible truth. Working from the familiar King James Version, Dr. Phillips not only provides helpful commentary on the text, but also includes detailed outlines and numerous illustrations and quotations. Anyone wanting to explore the meaning of God's Word in greater depth--for personal spiritual growth or as a resource for preaching and teaching--will welcome the guidance and insights of this respected series.
  

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Contents

Introduction
11
Hebrew Psalm Titles and Hebrew Words in the Psalms
13
PSALM 1The Saint and the Sinner
15
PSALM 2Rebels of the World Unite
22
PSALM 3David at Mahanaim
29
PSALM 4An Evening Hymn
36
PSALM 5Good Morning Lord
43
PSALM 6A Dark Night
49
PSALM 43Rumblings in the North
331
PSALM 44How To Pray for Ones Country
339
PSALM 45His Royal Majesty Her Royal Majesty
348
PSALM 46A Mighty Fortress Is Our God
363
PSALM 47A Millennial Hymn
370
PSALM 48When the Drums of War Are Stilled
377
PSALM 49Worthless Wealth
386
PSALM 50The Judgment of Israel
394

PSALM 7A Loud Cry
56
PSALM 8Death of a Champion
64
PSALM 9The Fall of the Beast
70
PSALM 10The Lawless One
78
PSALM 11Why Not Run Away and Hide?
86
PSALM 12The Deceitful Man
92
PSALM 13How Long? How Long? How Long?
99
PSALM 14The Depravity of Man
106
PSALM 15A Guest in the Lords House
114
PSALM 16Satisfied
122
PSALM 17Lest I Forget Gethsemane
130
PSALM 18Great Davids Greater Son
137
PSALM 19The Heavens Declare the Glory of God
146
PSALM 20When A Nation Goes to War
153
PSALM 21Crown Him Lord of All
160
PSALM 22Dark Calvary
167
PSALM 23The Shepherd Psalm
174
PSALM 24The King Comes Home
180
PSALM 25Guide Me Oh Thou Great Jehovah
186
PSALM 26Search Me Oh God
195
PSALM 27A Mercurial Temperament
202
PSALM 28The Lords My Rock
210
PSALM 29He Rides Upon the Storm
217
PSALM 30Joy Cometh in the Morning
224
PSALM 31Lifes Ups and Downs
232
PSALM 32The Sin Question
240
PSALM 33From Everlasting Thou Art God
248
PSALM 34The Goliaths of Gath
256
PSALM 35When Friends Become Foes
263
PSALM 36A Study in Contrasts
270
PSALM 37When Wickedness Triumphs on Earth
278
PSALM 38Sickness and Suffering Brought on by Sin
288
PSALM 39Altogether Vanity
296
PSALM 40Past Triumphs and Present Troubles
305
PSALM 41The Conspiracy
315
PSALM 42The Thirsty Soul
323
PSALM 51The Sword of Nathan
404
PSALM 52Doeg the Edomite
412
PSALM 53The Downfall of Israels Foes
419
PSALM 54Betrayed
427
PSALM 55When Sorrows Like Sea Billows Roll
435
PSALM 56When Fear Meets Faith
444
PSALM 57Hide Me Oh My Saviour Hide
452
PSALM 58The Dishonest Judge
460
PSALM 59Beware of the Dogs
468
PSALM 60When Kings Go Forth to War
476
PSALM 61Mixed Feelings
485
PSALM 62Be Still My Soul
492
PSALM 63Knocked Down But Not Knocked Out
500
PSALM 64The Poisonous Tongue
508
PSALM 65Hallelujah for the Harvest
516
PSALM 66More About the Millennium
525
PSALM 67A Cameo of the Millennium
534
PSALM 68Marching to Zion
542
PSALM 69The Floodtides of Wrath
552
PSALM 70Lord Make Haste
574
PSALM 71A Godly Old Man
582
PSALM 72A Song of Solomon
593
PSALM 73The Deceitfulness of Riches
603
PSALM 74The Enemy in the Sanctuary
612
PSALM 75The Cup of Gods Wrath
621
PSALM 76When God Steps In
628
PSALM 77When All Around Is Dark
634
PSALM 78The Voice of History
643
PSALM 79Help Help
650
PSALM 80The Ravaged Vineyard
657
PSALM 81Opportunities Lost Forever
666
PSALM 82The Judges Are Judged
674
PSALM 83The TenNation Confederacy
681
PSALM 84Lord Im Coming Home
690
PSALM 85A Prayer for Revival
699
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About the author (2001)

Michael Wakely is an international mission leader with Operation Mobilization. He now makes his base in London, England, but continues to travel extensively in Pakistan and elsewhere.

John Phillips served as assistant director of the Moody Correspondence School as well as director of the Emmaus Correspondence School, one of the world's largest Bible correspondence ministries. He also taught in the Moody Evening School and on the Moody Broadcasting radio network.

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