1530. (, The King James Version is in the public domain. Under a religious habit she had continued to have a spirit given up to the world, and Bernard praises her for coming to a sense of her duty; he exhorts her not to neglect the grace given to her. An Antepast of Heaven.--Psalm xlvi. Make glad - Shall not barely preserve it from danger, but give great occasion for rejoicing and thanksgiving. Built by the word of His command, With His unclouded presence blest, Firm as His throne, the bulwarks stand; There is our home, our hope, our rest. Thither let fervent faith aspire; Our treasure and our heart be there: Oh! Psalms 46:3 KJV. Hushed be all, The Hymnal of the Protestant Episcopal Church in the USA, As soon as we fall into a fault, or have wandered, we must turn again within ourselves; because this fault having turned us from God, we should as soon as possible turn towards Him, and suffer the penitence which He Himself will give. (d) Though the afflictions rage, yet the rivers of God's mercies bring sufficient comfort to his.Psalm 46:3 Parallel Commentaries He hath ascended up on high; he sitteth at the right hand of God, our Father; and doubtless this …Charles Haddon Spurgeon—Spurgeon's Sermons Volume 4: 1858, Eighteenth Day for PeaceWHAT TO PRAY.--For Peace "I exhort therefore, first of all, that supplication be made for kings and all that are in high places; that we may lead a tranquil and quiet life in all godliness and gravity. Carpentarius, in his Commentary on the Alcinous of Plato, p. 322, asserts, that "the seventh millenary was called, by the whole school of the Cabalists, the great day of judgment, because then they think that God will judge the souls of all." Put on the whole armour of God, that ye may be able to stand against the wiles of the devil. (, Compiled & Edited by BST & Crosswalk Staff, Compiled & Edited by BibleStudyTools Staff, California - Do Not Sell My Personal Information. --PSALM xlvi 4-7. 9. ii"He maketh wars to cease to the end of the earth."--PS. So, the psalmist is declaring that in his estimation, he considers God to be his strong refuge. ii"He maketh wars to cease to the end of the earth."--PS. The Lord of Hosts.--Ps. …Joseph Mede—A Key to the Apocalypse, 'There is a river, the streams whereof shall make glad the city of God, the holy place of the tabernacles of the most High. Selah. The city - Jerusalem, the place where God's holy tabernacle is settled. Psalm 46:3 Though the waters thereof roar and be troubled, though the mountains shake with the swelling thereof. Please enter your email address associated with your Salem All-Pass account, then click Continue. Article Images Copyright © 2020 Getty Images unless otherwise indicated. Of the Hebrew Doctors on the great Day of Judgment, and of the Reign of the Messiah then to come. Version. Our hearts are all untroubled. xlvi. --Psalm Xlvi. We'll send you an email with steps on how to reset your password. Built by the word of His command, With His unclouded presence blest, Firm as His throne, the bulwarks stand; There is our home, our hope, our rest. No,--on the mightier wings of prayer,-- We reach at once that last retreat, …James Montgomery—Sacred Poems and Hymns, Letter Lii to Another Holy virgin. We will suppose the earth to be removed, and thrown into the sea, even the mountains, the strongest and firmest parts of the earth, to lie buried in the unfathomed ocean we will suppose the sea to roar and rage, and make a dreadful noise, and its foaming billows to insult the shore with so much violence as even to shake the mountains, Psalm 46:3. Its beginnings also were small; but its latter end shall doubtless greatly increase--for, hath not the end of Christ become exceedingly glorious? Selah.- New American Standard Version (1995)Though the waters thereof roar and be troubled, Though the mountains tremble with the swelling thereof. Selah. It is the source of great joy to me to hear that you are willing to strive after that true and perfect joy, which belongs not to earth but to heaven; that is, not to this, vale of tears, but to that city of God which the rivers of the flood thereof make glad (Ps. Come, and behold the works of God, What desolations he will make; In vengeance when He wields His rod, The heathen rage, their kingdoms quake; He utters forth His voice;--'tis felt; Like wax the world's foundations melt; The Lord of Hosts is in the field! The King James Version is in the public domain. And – you know – this world has its refuges. 1530. He means, by the name of Cabalists, (if I am not mistaken,) the Talmudic doctors, according to whom, in more than one author, that tradition is found to be recorded. Geneva Study Bible. What a terrible sight!--the military armaments in which the nations find their pride.