1 O LORD our Lord, how excellent is thy name … Copyright © 1993, 2002, 2018 by Eugene H. Peterson, The Message (MSG). And we saw that the fact that God created all things good is what we call a foundational principle. A David Psalm. Psalm 8. That just means, the author wrote it to reflect and meditate on something. Apr 8, 2007. Psalm 8 declares that there is only one Yahweh. The Vatican submitted the text of Psalm 8, making it the first Biblical text to reach the moon. Lord, our Lord,how majestic is your name in all th Psalm 8:4(NASB) Verse Thoughts As he contemplated the vast expanse of God's glorious creative handiwork, where by the might of His power and the wisdom God … Then I look at my micro-self and wonder, Why do you bother with us? 5 You have made them[d] a little lower than the angels[e](J)    and crowned them[f] with glory and honor. 1 Lord, our Lord,    how majestic is your name(A) in all the earth! W. Wilson, D.D., in loc. To try to comment on verse 1 is kind of like commenting on the splendor of the Grand Canyon. It lays the foundation for everything that follows. 5-8 Yet we’ve so narrowly missed being gods,    bright with Eden’s dawn light.You put us in charge of your handcrafted world,    repeated to us your Genesis-charge,Made us lords of sheep and cattle,    even animals out in the wild,Birds flying and fish swimming,    whales singing in the ocean deeps. You have set your glory in the heavens. This Psalm of David begins and ends with the same phrase, “O Lord, our Lord, how majestic is your name in all the earth” (ESV). Holy Bible, New International Version®, NIV® Copyright ©1973, 1978, 1984, 2011 by Biblica, Inc.® Used by permission. It frames the content of the Psalm in the praise of the majesty of God. It begins with a celebration of the surpassing majesty of God." John Piper Apr 8, 2007 0 Shares God is most glorified in us when we are most satisfied in him Learn more about … I look up at your macro-skies, dark and enormous, your handmade sky-jewelry, Moon and stars mounted in their settings. The psalms that immediately … Continue reading "Commentary on Psalm 8" It is perfectly under his control. Psalm 8 is the eighth psalm of the Book of Psalms, generally known in English by its first verse, in the King James Version, "O LORD, our Lord, how excellent is thy name in all the earth!". First, it is the first hymn one encounters when reading the Psalms straight through. 5-8 Yet we’ve so narrowly missed being gods,    bright with Eden’s dawn light.You put us in charge of your handcrafted world,    repeated to us your Genesis-charge,Made us lords of sheep and cattle,    even animals out in the wild,Birds flying and fish swimming,    whales singing in the ocean deeps. Its authorship is traditionally assigned to King David. 2 Nursing infants gurgle choruses about you; toddlers shout the songs That drown out … 3-4 I look up at your macro-skies, dark and enormous,    your handmade sky-jewelry,Moon and stars mounted in their settings. 8 God, brilliant Lord,    yours is a household name. Like Psalms 81 and 84, this psalm opens with a direction to the chief musician to perform upon the gittit or gittith, which either refers to a musical instrument, a style of performance, or alludes to per Gain a concise, fundamental grasp of what the Bible is all about. Your glory is higher than the heavens. The Psalm is the eighth psalm of the Book of Psalm, generally known in English by its first verse, in the King James Version, “O LORD, our Lord, how excellent is thy name in all the earth! The Message (MSG) Bible Book List. Psalms chapter 8 KJV (King James Version) 1 (To the chief Musician upon Gittith, A Psalm of David.) 2 Nursing infants gurgle choruses about you;    toddlers shout the songsThat drown out enemy talk,    and silence atheist babble. God's Glory and Man's Honor 8 1 God, brilliant Lord, yours is a household name. 8 God, brilliant Lord, yours is a household name. Scripture: Psalm 8. A psalm of David. According to gittith. You have set your glory in the heavens. In this case, the author is David, and he’s reflecting on nature. 2 Nursing infants gurgle choruses about you;    toddlers shout the songsThat drown out enemy talk,    and silence atheist babble. Romans 8:17-23. (Boice) iv. (C)2 Through the praise of children and infants    you have established a stronghold(D) against your enemies,    to silence the foe(E) and the avenger.3 When I consider your heavens,(F)    the work of your fingers,(G)the moon and the stars,(H)    which you have set in place,4 what is mankind that you are mindful of them,    human beings that you care for them?[c](I). INTRODUCTION: Last Sunday we began a new message series on “God’s Good Creation.” Last week we looked at the goodness of God’s creation from Genesis 1. Psalm 8 is a hymn of praise. Who got picked by God! how majestic is your name in all the earth! 9 Lord, our Lord,    how majestic is your name in all the earth!(R). In the use of this Psalm, then, we anticipate that victory, and in the praise we thus celebrate, we go on from strength to strength, till, with him who is our glorious Head, we appear in Zion before God. 8 God, brilliant Lord,    yours is a household name. [ a] 1 O Lord, our Lord, your majestic name fills the earth! Words really can’t do it justice. The creation reflects his glory because it is his handiwork. Psalm 8 For the choir director: A psalm of David, to be accompanied by a stringed instrument. Why take a second look our way? Nursing infants gurgle choruses about you; toddlers shout the songsThat drown out enemy tal He listens the split second I call to him. Then I look at my micro-self and wonder,Why do you bother with us? A psalm of David. Copyright © 1993, 2002, 2018 by Eugene H. Peterson. I Will Recount Your Wonderful Deeds 1 To the choirmaster: according to Muth-labben. LORD, our Lord, how majestic is your name in all the earth! This short Psalm is unique. You have set your glory in the heavens. On the instrument of Gath. 9 God, brilliant Lord,    your name echoes around the world. All rights reserved worldwide. 2 A Psalm of David. O LORD our Lord, how excellent is thy name in all the earth! Font Size. Then I look at my micro-self and wonder,Why do you bother with us? The title of this psalm reads, To the Chief Musician. A David PsalmGod, brilliant Lord,yours is a household name.Nursing infants gurgle choruses about you;toddlers shout the songsThat drown out enemy talk,and silence atheist babble.-4I look up at your ma But Psalm 8 is unique in at least two ways. Moon and stars mounted in their settings. Psalm 8 Commentary: Psalm 8 is a reflective or meditative psalm. Both mean small children but the first denotes those who are somewhat the older of the two. Keep your mouth shut, and let your heart do the talking. Psalm 8:1 - NIV: LORD, our Lord, how majestic is your name in all the earth! Whole Psalm. Psalms 8:1 [To the chief Musician H5329 upon Gittith, H1665 A Psalm H4210 of David.] NIV Reverse Interlinear Bible: English to Hebrew and English to Greek. That is why this glorious Psalm about man is even more so a Psalm about God. The God who made all things is the only one worthy of the name that is majestic in all the earth (vv.1, 9). Psalm 63:1 A Psalm of David, when he was in the wilderness of Judah. And in particular he’s meditating on man’s place in relation to nature. Gain a concise, fundamental grasp of what the Bible is all about. One of the dominant messages of the Scriptures is that the Lord God is sovereign over his creation. Nursing infants gurgle choruses about you; toddlers shout the songs That drown out enemy talk, and silence atheist babble. Psalm 8 – The Glory of God in Creation. In Latin, it is known as "Domine Dominus noster". "The most striking feature of Psalm 8 … is its description of man and his place in the created order. God, brilliant Lord, yours is a household name. But the psalm does not begin by talking about man. Through the praise of children and infants you have established a stronghold against your enemies, to silence the foe and the avenger. The quotation Jesus made is in Psalm 8:2, and in both places the words babes and suck-lings have about the same meaning. David, the author, never calls the reader to actually do anything. 2 Nursing infants gurgle choruses about you; toddlers shout the songs That drown out enemy talk, and silence atheist babble. You just need to get out of the way and let people see it! What is man, so mean a creature, that he should be thus honoured! Moon and stars mounted in their settings. 2 Nursing infants gurgle choruses about you; toddlers shout the songs That drown out enemy talk, and silence atheist babble. 9 O L ord, our Lord, how majestic is your name in all the earth! The Message Update. Psalm 8—Repair of man comes through man. LORD, our Lord, how majestic is your name in all the earth! A Psalm of David.It indicates the audience of the psalm (the Chief Musician), the author of the psalm (of David) and the sound of the psalm (the instrument of Gath). Scripture: Psalms 8:3-9, Galatians 5:19-20, Ecclesiastes 2:10-11, Luke 8:14, Proverbs 21:17, Philippians 4:8 (view more) (view less) Denomination: Brethren Jesus Among Secular Gods, Part 2 - Has Science Disproven Christianity Series According to gittith.#Title: Probably a musical term A psalm of David. You have set your glory(B)    in the heavens. David begins with the exclamation, “O Lord, our Lord, how majestic is Your name in all the earth, who have displayed Your sp… Theme: A messianic psalm emphasizing the humanity of Christ and His ultimate victory as man. S Ex 8:19; S 1Ch 16:26; S 2Ch 2:12; Ps 102:25, S Job 10:3; Ps 19:1; 102:25; 145:10; Isa 26:12; 29:23; 45:11; Heb 1:10, S 1Ki 5:3; 1Co 15:25, 27*; Eph 1:22; Heb 2:6-8*. 3-4 I look up at your macro-skies, dark and enormous,    your handmade sky-jewelry,Moon and stars mounted in their settings. (Psalm 8:1 NET). The Peculiar Mark of Majesty, Part 2 Easter Sunday. Commentary on Psalm 8:3-9 (Read Psalm 8:3-9) We are to consider the heavens, that man thus may be directed to set his affections on things above. Psalm 8#In Hebrew texts 8:1-9 is numbered 8:2-10.For the director of music. In Hebrew texts 8:1-9 is numbered 8:2-10. 2 Nursing infants gurgle choruses about you; toddlers shout the songs That drown out enemy talk, and silence atheist babble. The Message Large-Print Deluxe Gift Bible--soft leather-look, green, The Message Canvas Bible: Coloring and Journaling the Story of God, Leather-Look, Gold Leaf, The Message Deluxe Gift Bible, Brown/Saddle Tan Leather-Look. A David Psalm GOD, brilliant Lord, yours is a household name. Psalm 8 describes the admiration of the glory and greatness of God, of which we are all … Title: To the chief Musician upon Gittith. A psalm of David. The Message Bible Psalm 8 1 God, brilliant Lord, yours is a household name. You put us in charge of your handcrafted world. O God, thou art my God; early will I seek thee: my soul thirsteth for thee, my flesh longeth for thee in a dry and thirsty land, where no water is; Psalm 145:1 David's Psalm of praise. so sinful a creature, that he should be thus favoured! You have set your glory in the heavens. LORD, our Lord, how majestic is your name in all the earth! Psalm 8:1-8. Psalm 8:9 O LORD our Lord, how excellent is thy name in all the earth! Copyright © 2019 by Zondervan. According to gittith. Why take a second look our way? You put us in charge of your handcrafted world. 4-5 Complain if you must, but don’t lash out. Psalm 8 - For the director of music. John Piper Apr 1, 2007 46 Shares Sermon. In this psalm David speaks of the glory of God, and how the glory of man and his destiny reflect upon God. 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