Posts Tagged ‘Psalm 136:1’

The LORD is Good

October 15, 2012

Psalm 136:1 NLT … Give thanks to the LORD, for He is good! His faithful love endures forever.

Psalm 34:8
AMP … O taste and see that the Lord [our God] is good! Blessed (happy, fortunate, to be envied) is the man who trusts and takes refuge in Him.

Psalm 100:5
AMP … For the Lord is good; His mercy and loving-kindness are everlasting, His faithfulness and truth endure to all generations.

Nahum 1:7
NLT … The LORD is good, a strong refuge when trouble comes. He is close to those who trust in Him.

The Lord is Good

July 4, 2012

The Lord is good!

His faithful love endures forever. -Ps 136:1 NLT

A strong refuge when trouble comes. He is close to those who trust in Him. -Nah 1:7 NLT

Ready to forgive, and abundant in mercy to all those who call upon Him. -Ps 86:5

O taste and see that the LORD is good; How blessed is the one who takes refuge in Him! -Ps 34:8

Give thanks!

Praise the LORD … Sing praises to His name, for it is pleasant. -Ps 135:3

Praise the Lord! For it is good to sing praises to our God, for He is gracious and lovely; praise is becoming and appropriate. -Ps 147:1 AMP

The [uncompromisingly] righteous shall be glad in the Lord and shall trust and take refuge in Him; and all the upright in heart shall glory and offer praise. -Ps 64:10 AMP

Bless (affectionately, gratefully praise) the Lord, O my soul; and all that is [deepest] within me, bless His holy name! Let all that I am praise the LORD; may I never forget the good things he does for me! -Ps 103:1-2

For the Lord, He is good!

Word Study

Give thanks to the LORD, for He is good! His faithful love endures forever. -Ps 136:1 NLT

  • thanks[03034] = praise, revere or worship (with extended hands), confess name of God
  • love[02617] = mercy, lovingkindness

The Lord is good, a strong refuge when trouble comes. He is close to those who trust in Him. -Nah 1:7 NLT

refuge[04581] = stronghold, place of safety, protection

O taste and see that the LORD is good; How blessed is the one who takes refuge in Him! -Ps 34:8

refuge[02620] = trusts, confides in, hopes in

You, Lord, are good, and ready to forgive, and abundant in mercy to all those who call upon You. -Ps 86:5 NKJV

love[02617] = mercy, lovingkindness

Praise the LORD, for the LORD is good; Sing praises to His name, for it is pleasant. -Ps 135:3

  • praise[01984] = shine, boast, celebrate, glory
  • pleasant[05273] = delightful, sweet, lovely

Praise[01984] the Lord! For it is good to sing praises to our God, for He is gracious and lovely; praise[08416] is becoming and appropriate. -Ps 147:1 AMP

  • praise[01984] = shine, boast, celebrate, glory
  • praise[08416] = adoration, thanksgiving, song or hymn
  • becoming[05273] = delightful, sweet, lovely
  • appropiate[05000] = comely, beautiful

The [uncompromisingly] righteous shall be glad in the Lord and shall trust and take refuge in Him; and all the upright in heart shall glory and offer praise. -Ps 64:10 AMP

  • glad[08055] = rejoice, joyful brighten up, cheerful
  • glory[01984] = shine, boast, celebrate, praise

Bless (affectionately, gratefully praise) the Lord, O my soul; and all that is [deepest] within me, bless His holy name! Let all that I am praise the LORD; may I never forget the good things he does for me! -Ps 103:1-2

bless[01288] = kneel, adore, praise, salute

Your Love Never Fails

March 17, 2012

Give thanks to the LORD, for He is good!
His wonderful, faithful, steadfast love endures forever.
-Ps 136:1

With all my heart I praise You LORD
With all that I am I praise Your holy name!
With all my heart I praise You LORD!
I will never forget how kind and patient You have been.
You are merciful
You have new mercies for me everyday
Your love never fails.
-Ps 103:1-2,8 CEV

Because of the LORD’s great love we are not consumed, for His compassions never fail. They are new every morning; Great is Your faithfulness. -Lam 3:22-23