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Extol the King of Kings!

September 21, 2014

Psalm 145:1 AMP
1 I will extol You, my God, O King; and I will bless Your name forever and ever [with grateful, affectionate praise].

From NetBible Ps 145:1

  • extol[7311] = set on high, lift/raise up
  • bless[01288] = to praise, salute, kneel as a n act of adoration


Psalm 68:3-4 AMP
3 But let the [uncompromisingly] righteous be glad; let them be in high spirits and glory before God, yes, let them [jubilantly] rejoice!
4 Sing to God, sing praises to His name, cast up a highway for Him Who rides through the deserts—His name is the Lord—be in high spirits and glory before Him!

NKJV … 3 But let the righteous be glad; Let them rejoice before God; Yes, let them rejoice exceedingly. 4 Sing to God, sing praises to His name; Extol Him who rides on the clouds, By His name YAH, And rejoice before Him.

From NetBible Ps 68:4

  • extol[05549] = lift up a song, cast up a highway/way


Singing praises, rejoicing and extolling the Lord – is like casting up a highway – inviting Him in – bringing the reign/rain of His presence.

This is a good thing to do especially in the desert — for it’s only the Lord’s presence that brings rain into your desert.

Psalm 68:8-9 AMP
8The earth trembled, the heavens also poured down [rain] at the presence of God; yonder Sinai quaked at the presence of God, the God of Israel.
9 You, O God, did send a plentiful rain; You did restore and confirm Your heritage when it languished and was weary.

Proverbs 16:15 AMP
15 In the light of the king’s countenance is life, and his favor is as a cloud bringing the spring rain.

Psalm 84:5 NASB
5 How blessed is the man whose strength is in You, In whose heart are the highways to Zion!
None Like You Lord!