Secret sins are known to God, and shall be reckoned for. New Life Version Teach us to understand how many days we have. So 39:4; Deuteronomy 32:29; Ecclesiastes 9:10; Luke 12:35-40; John 9:4; Ephesians 5:16,17 that Job 28:28; Proverbs 2:2-6; 3:13-18; 4:5,7; 7:1-4; 8:32-36; 16:16; 18:1,2; Proverbs 22:17; 23:12,23 apply our hearts Heb. Jerome The duty of Covenanting is founded on the law of nature; but it also stands among the arrangements of Divine mercy made from everlasting. Even according to thy fear, so is thy wrath. The promulgation of the law, enjoining it on man in innocence as a duty, was due to God's necessary dominion over the creatures of his power. He shall cover thee with his feathers, and under his wings shalt thou trust: his truth shall be thy shield and buckler.
The Psalms 91 He that dwelleth in the secret place of the Most High shall abide under the shadow of the Almighty. The angels that sinned know the power of God's anger; sinners in hell know it; but which of us can fully describe it? New Revised Standard So teach us to count our days that we may gain a wise heart. So teach us to number our days, that we may apply our hearts unto wisdom. Let us pray that the work of the Holy Spirit may appear in converting our hearts, and that the beauty of holiness may be seen in our conduct. Lord, thou hast been our dwelling place in all generations. The work of our hands, establish thou it; and, in order to that, establish us in it.
And in the resurrection, the body and soul shall both return and be united again. Make us glad according to the days wherein thou hast afflicted us, and the years wherein we have seen evil. Those who rightly know God, will set their love upon him. By taking a just account of life, that we may bring to it a heart truly wise, or act wisely in view of these facts. Here they have Charles Haddon Spurgeon— Spurgeon's Sermons Volume 1: 1855 Intercessory Prayer is a powerful means of grace to the praying man. New American Standard Version So teach us to number our days, That we may present to You a heart of wisdom.
The days of our years are seventy, or even by reason of strength eighty years; yet their pride is but labor and sorrow, for it passes quickly, and we fly away. Those who make a mock at sin, and make light of Christ, surely do not know the power of God's anger. Time passes unobserved by us, as with men asleep; and when it is past, it is as nothing. For even His brethren did not believe on Him. See the folly of those who go about to cover their sins, for they cannot do so. Teach us to live well! They by prayer constantly call upon him.
Thou shalt not be afraid for the terror by night; nor for the arrow that flieth by day; nor for the pestilence that walketh in darkness; nor for the destruction that wasteth at noonday. Thou carriest them away as with a flood; they are as a sleep: in the morning they are like grass which groweth up. I am this day fourscore years old: and can I discern between good and evil? Before the mountains were brought forth, or ever thou hadst formed the earth and the world, even from everlasting to everlasting, thou art God. Only with thine eyes shalt thou behold and see the reward of the wicked. And if it should be a vision of holy ones they will assure you, and change your fear into joy. Surely he shall deliver thee from the snare of the fowler, and from the noisome pestilence.
King James Version 1611 So teach vs to number our daies: that wee may apply our hearts vnto wisedome. He shall live long enough; till he has done the work he was sent into this world for, and is ready for heaven. Published by The American Bible Society · Check out our other writing samples, like our resources on , ,. Thou carriest them away as with a flood; they are as a sleep: in the morning they are like grass that groweth up: You sweep them away as they sleep. For we are consumed by thine anger, and by thy wrath are we troubled. Christ Jesus is the refuge and dwelling-place to which we may repair.
In the morning they sprout like new grass. With this request Jerome now complies, giving a very full account of the psalm, verse by verse, and bringing the treasures of his learning and especially his knowledge of Hebrew to bear upon it. They shall bear thee up in their hands, lest thou dash thy foot against a stone. Which were cut down out of time, whose foundation was overflown with a flood: Terrors take hold on him as waters, a tempest stealeth him away in the night. The days of our years are threescore years and ten; and if by reason of strength they be fourscore years, yet is their strength labor and sorrow; for it is soon cut off, and we fly away. The Lord will manage all his worldly concerns, and preserve his life on earth, so long as it shall be good for him. And those who have found the comfort of making the Lord their refuge, cannot but desire that others may do so.
George Lamsa Translation of the Peshitta So teach us to number our days that we may apply our hearts to wisdom. And for your fearlessness against them hold this sure sign--whenever there is any apparition, be not prostrate with fear, but whatsoever it be, first boldly ask, Who art thou? English Standard Version So teach us to number our days that we may get a heart of wisdom. Man does but flourish as the grass, which, when the winter of old age comes, will wither; but he may be mown down by disease or disaster. · Thou shalt tread upon the lion and adder: the young lion and the dragon shalt thou trample under feet. World English Bible So teach us to number our days, That we may gain a heart of wisdom. They pray for the mercy of God, for they pretend not to plead any merit of their own. Marcus Dods— The Expositor's Bible: The Gospel of St.
Who knoweth the power of thine anger? A man may die young, yet be satisfied with living. A thousand years are nothing to God's eternity: between a minute and a million of years there is some proportion; between time and eternity there is none. But a wicked man is not satisfied even with long life. English Revised Version So teach us to number our days, that we may get us an heart of wisdom. Let thy work appear unto thy servants, and thy glory unto their children. As an account holder, you can highlight Bible verses, mark your favorites, and take notes.