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The Heart of the Law; Psalm 119

When someone mentions God’s Law a number of things come to mind.  Often, people think of a strict God who declared the Ten Commandments as lines that must not be crossed; a wrathful God who smites lawbreakers with eternal damnation in Hell; or a vengeful God who strives to make life miserable for any who don’t follow a set of guidelines. 1,103 more words

Psalms

Prayer and Meditation for Monday, September 1, 2014 -- Your faith rests not on human wisdom but on the power of God

Monday of the Twenty-second Week in Ordinary Time
Lectionary: 431

Reading 1 1 cor 2:1-5

When I came to you, brothers and sisters,
proclaiming the mystery of God, 4,164 more words

Open my eyes that I may see

Gimel

Be good to your servant while I live, that I may obey your word.

Open my eyes that I may see wonderful things in your law.

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Failure

Repeating On Word, Law and Life

This was the start of my meditation on Psalm 119, which I started in December 2011.  I finished in Spring 2012, but I have periodically been drawn back to this piece over the past few years. 217 more words

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Draw and Release

Psalm 119:143 AMP
Trouble and anguish have found and taken hold on me, yet Your commandments are my delight.

Read, study, meditate and lean on God’s word and the promises found in his word, that you may stand, confront and push through challenges that come against you. 36 more words

Daily Word Group

On purity and idols

 

Beth

How can a young person stay on the path of purity? By living according to your word.

I seek you with all my heart; do not let me stray from your commands.

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Faith

Lyrics and Lessons: A Life Worth Living

Welcome back to our Lyrics and Lessons series. We continue our study of Psalm 119 this week by taking a look at the Yodh section (verses 73-80). 651 more words