Archive for July 18th, 2012

Come Magnify the Lord

July 18, 2012

Ascribe to the LORD glory and strength -1Ch16:27-29;Ps29:1-2;Ps96:6-8;Ps145:10-11

Ascribe to the LORD greatness -Deu32:2-3

For the LORD is great and greatly to be praised -1Ch16:25;Ps96:4;Ps145:3

Come magnify the LORD with me
Tell of His greatness
Let us exalt His name together
Bless the LORD O my soul
Let us not forget all His benefits!

Word Study

Psalm 34:3O come magnify the Lord with me!

Magnify[01431] = praise, glorify,

  • Tell/boast of His greatness
  • Consider Him great – Let the Lord be magnified
    -Ascribe greatness to the Lord and His name

    • May those who delight in my vindication shout for joy and rejoice; May they say continually, “The LORD be magnified, for He delights in the peace/security of His servant.” -Ps35:27
    • May all who seek You rejoice and be glad in You; Let those who love Your salvation/deliverance say continually, “The LORD be magnified!” -Ps40:16;Ps70:4

Let us exalt His name together.

Exalt[07311] = lift up, set on high

  • The LORD is great{elevated} in Zion, and He is high{exalted} above all the peoples. -Ps99:2
  • I will exalt You, my God, O King, and I will bless Your name forever and ever. -Ps145:1

As we ascribe to the Lord glory and strength; greatness
As we magnify Him and exalt His name together
The King of Glory is revealed
The Lord enthroned as King forever
King eternal
He bestows strength and
The blessing of peace
On His people.

For He delights in the peace/security of His servants! -Ps35:27

Psalm 29:1-2, 10-11Ascribe to the LORD, O mighty ones, ascribe to the LORD glory and strength. Ascribe to the LORD the glory due to His name; Worship the LORD in the beauty of holiness. … The LORD sits enthroned over the flood; the LORD is enthroned as King forever. The LORD gives strength to His people; the LORD blesses His people with peace.
Ascribe to the Lord