We may not always understand what God is doing at the moment in our lives, but we can be assured it is the right thing. And so is the Spirit of power, love, and a sound mind, which believers have. "Commentary on Psalms 18:28". The Lord of Heaven and earth has said to me; “I declare you holy!”. Since the bride has too nailed her flesh to the cross like Jesus, the bride will too be exalted in her lowly place of submission to The King of Kings, for she has humbled herself down through complete repentance of sins and surrender to the will of God. The meaning, however, comes to the same thing, namely, that it was by the grace of God that David, who had been plunged in darkness, returned to the light. It shows that when both sets of 1828 is to be fit all in the fall quadrant, the first speculated in November, 2018 and the second in January, 2019, it creates the sabbatical code! Teach me to be humble and bring my eyes low when arrogant. BibliographyGill, John. Ironically, Euler is pronounced as “oiler”. (Canon Liddon.). Psalm 18:33 “He maketh my feet like hinds’ [feet], and setteth me upon my high places.”. the Lord my God will enlighten my darkness; or "cause light to shine in my darkness" (e); that is, bring me out of darkness into light; either out of adversity to prosperity, or from walking in darkness to the enjoyment of the light of his countenance; and is true of Christ, not only of the prosperity of his kingdom and interest, but of him personally; who though, when on the cross, was in darkness of soul, being forsaken by his God; yet, when raised from the dead, he was received up to heaven, and set down at the right hand of God, and was made full of joy with his countenance, Acts 2:28. And this resistance means darkness, not in the sky above our heads, but, far worse, darkness in the moral nature, darkness in the moral intelligence, darkness at the centre of the soul. That is the glory of his power and his mighty hand of vengeance. Psalm 18:28 ” For thou wilt light my candle: the LORD my God will enlighten my darkness.”. You have also given me the necks of my enemies. As if he had fallen into the sea and was in danger of perishing. "Commentary on Psalms 18:28". "Commentary on Psalms 18:28". Hanukkah is the time of candle lighting and since the sabbatical code is the core basis to be used, targeting the 6-7th day of candle lighting lands us to Kislev 29-30. 1905. Great deliverance He gives to His king: David could say this with confidence, not only that God would give him deliverance, but also more importantly that he was His king. By the lamp of David the Messiah may be meant: thou wilt not suffer my family to become extinct, nor the kingdom which thou hast promised me utterly to fail. The battle is between the sinful things the flesh wants to do and the spirit which wants to follow God. God bless you. Emergency Bible Numbers | Bible Study Planet. Due to security reasons we are not able to show or modify cookies from other domains. Ver. Looking at this from the spiritual standpoint would mean: withstand the devil, and he will flee from thee. Nothing is by chance here, for God is behind this. Pain, on the whole, remains inaccessible to human treatment, and especially does it resist attempts to ignore its bitterness. On the contrary, “the lamp of the wicked shall be put out.” Proverbs 13:9; Job 21:17. He is our Creator and has absolute control over His creation. This day Father, I chose to believe you! The idea here is that he would make a public acknowledgment of those blessings which he had received; or he would cause the praises of God to be celebrated among foreign or pagan nations, as the result of what God had done for him. Sin is the transgression in will or in fact of the eternal moral law, of that law which, unlike the law of nature, could not be other than what it is, unless God could be other than what He is, of that law which is not an arbitrary enactment of His will, but the outflow of the expression of His very being. Nothing more usual among the Oriental writers than the representing any person or family by a lamp enlightening the whole house. This is just David’s explanation of how God can move through the air and upon the cherubims, that is, upon the angels, who are also called Gods chariots. https:https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/sbc/psalms-18.html. Ernst Hengstenberg on John, Revelation, Ecclesiastes, Ezekiel & Psalms. (d) "lucernam meam", Pagninus, Montanus, Junius & Tremellius, Piscator, &c. (e) So Gussetius, Comment. “That my feet did not slip” the idea here is, “Thou hast made room for my feet so that I have been enabled to walk without hindrance or obstruction. Ver. https:https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/heg/psalms-18.html. Powered by, Basic Instructions Before Leaving Earth - BIBLE, Christ Offers Forgiveness For Everyone Everywhere -. I. He also rewarded his righteousness. The speculated date of the 6th seal global quake and start of the 3 days of darkness is November 27, 2018 in America, while it is November 28, 2018 in Australia, for instance. 50 Warfare Prayer Points against forces of darkness. He makes my feet like the feet of deer, makes my way perfect…feet like the feet of deer, Your right hand has held me up; Your gentleness has made me great. “Thou hast subdued under me those that rose against me”: As the psalmist ascribes his strength, so he attributes his success to the Lord. Psalm 18:28-42 suggests His victory (For by You I can run against a troop…. There are three dark shadows which fall across every human life. 1 Peter 1:8 NIV. And a great privilege is that we have such a throne to come to for grace and mercy to help us in times of need. In this verse, we can notice that David is quick to give God credit for putting his enemies in his hand. The darkness of the grave is not less lightened by our Lord and Saviour than is the darkness of sin or the darkness of pain. The thought that death must come at last casts over thousands of lives a deep gloom. Psalm 18:35&36 “Thou hast also given me the shield of thy salvation: and thy right hand hath holden me up, and thy gentleness hath made me great. God outshines our Darkness: Further meditation on Psalm 18:28. The psalm closes by summarizing the themes already mentioned. The idea here is that his enemies came before him, or intercepted his way. And this resistance means darkness, not in the sky above our heads, but, far worse, darkness in the moral nature, darkness in the moral intelligence, darkness at the centre of the soul. The word lamp best expresses the idea. He is my all in all. The LORD my God will enlighten my darkness. Away in the north there is a lighthouse that has no light at all in it; but yet it shines, because a light that burns upon the shore is reflected into the lantern far out at sea. We must not surrender to temptation. “As soon as they hear of me, they shall obey me: the strangers shall submit themselves unto me.”. "The New John Gill Exposition of the Entire Bible". I. “God is light, and in Him is no darkness at all.” That is the one great central fact which keeps mankind from despair,--the assurance that at its heart the universe is not dark but bright; it is bright with wisdom, bright with power, and bright with love. By proceeding, you consent to our cookie usage. The meaning here is, that the psalmist felt assured that God would give him prosperity, as if his lamp were kept constantly burning in his dwelling. God’s Calendars read Kislev 25 as December 25 Christmas day also, which also has been verified through 2013 = 2016, whereas in December 25, 2016 was Kislev 25 = November 28, 2013. Sin itself is the contradiction of God, it is the repudiation of God, the perverse activity of the created will. God is everything good and wonderful. David’s deliverance from his enemies was the work of no human strength or skill, but of the unseen Master whom David served, and therefore he is so buoyant and hopeful as he looks forward to the future. Therefore I will give thanks to You, O LORD, among the Gentiles, You have delivered me from the strivings of the people, You have made me the head of the nations; a people I have not known shall serve me, Therefore I will give thanks to You, O LORD, among the Gentiles, and sing praises to Your name.