Psalm 50:14 – Offer Unto God Thanksgiving with Scripture Commentary

Bible Scripture Offer unto God thanksgiving; and pay thy vows unto the most High: – Psalm 50:14 Pulpit Commentary Verse 14. – Offer unto God thanksgiving. The one offering acceptable to God is praise and thanksgiving out of a pure heart. This was designed to be the accompaniment of all sacrifice, and was the ground of acceptability in every case where sacrifice was acceptable. And … Continue reading Psalm 50:14 – Offer Unto God Thanksgiving with Scripture Commentary

Galatians 3:9 – They which be of Faith are blessed with Scripture Commentary

Bible Scripture So then they which be of faith are blessed with faithful Abraham. – Galatians 3:9 Pulpit Commentary Verse 9. – So then they which be of faith are blessed with faithful Abraham (ὥστε οἱ ἐκ πίστεως εὐλογοῦνται σὺν τῷ πιστῷ Ἀβραάμ) “Are blessed;” are objects of benediction. The apostle gathers from the words cited in ver. 8 the two particulars, that there are who get … Continue reading Galatians 3:9 – They which be of Faith are blessed with Scripture Commentary

Hebrews 13:15 – Praise Scripture With Commentary

By him therefore let us offer the sacrifice of praise to God continually, that is, the fruit of our lips giving thanks to his name. – Hebrews 13:15 Pulpit Commentary Verse 15. – Through him therefore let us offer the sacrifice (or, a sacrifice) of praise to God continually, that is, the fruit of lips confessing to his Name.Θυσία αἰνέσεως is the designation in the … Continue reading Hebrews 13:15 – Praise Scripture With Commentary

John 4:23 – Worship Scripture With Commentary

But the hour comes, and now is, when the true worshippers shall worship the Father in spirit and in truth: for the Father seeks such to worship him. – John 4:23 Pulpit Commentary Verse 23. – But the hour cometh, and now is – already the day has dawned, the new conception is breaking like “awful rose of dawn” upon the minds of some – … Continue reading John 4:23 – Worship Scripture With Commentary

Exodus 34:14 – Worship Scripture With Commentary

For thou shalt worship no other god: for the LORD, whose name is Jealous, is a jealous God: – Exodus 34:14 Pulpit Commentary Verse 14. – For thou shalt worship no other God. This is a reference to the Second Commandment (Exodus 20:5). The meaning is – “Thou shalt not spare the idolatrous emblems of the Canaanite nations, for thou couldst only do so to worship … Continue reading Exodus 34:14 – Worship Scripture With Commentary

Revelation 22:9 – Worship Scripture With Commentary

Then said he to me, See you do it not: for I am your fellow servant, and of your brothers the prophets, and of them which keep the sayings of this book: worship God. – Revelation 22:9 Pulpit Commentary Verse 9. – Then saith he unto me, See thou do it not: for I am thy fellow servant, and of thy brethren the prophets, and … Continue reading Revelation 22:9 – Worship Scripture With Commentary

Philippians 3:3 – Worship Scripture With Commentary

For we are the circumcision, which worship God in the spirit, and rejoice in Christ Jesus, and have no confidence in the flesh. – Philippians 3:3 Pulpit Commentary Verse 3. – For we are the circumcision. We: the apostle of the Gentiles identifies himself with the Gentiles (1 Corinthians 9:2l); himself circumcised, he recognizes the great truth that they only are the true circumcision whose … Continue reading Philippians 3:3 – Worship Scripture With Commentary

John 4:24 – Worship Scripture With Commentary

God is a Spirit: and they that worship him must worship him in spirit and in truth.- John 4:24 Pulpit Commentary Verse 24. – A still more explicit and comprehensive reason is given for the previous assertion, based on the essential nature of God himself in the fulness of his eternal Being. God is Spirit (Πνεῦμα ὁ Θεός; cf. John 1:1, Θεὸς η΅ν ὁ Λόγος, … Continue reading John 4:24 – Worship Scripture With Commentary

John 4:22 – Worship Scripture With Commentary

You worship you know not what: we know what we worship: for salvation is of the Jews. – John 4:22 Pulpit Commentary Verse 22 – Ye worship that which (not “him whom”) ye know not. “That which” points to the essence and inner character of the object of their worship. They gave him a name, but they were comparatively ignorant of, and confessedly hostile as a … Continue reading John 4:22 – Worship Scripture With Commentary

Matthew 15:9 – Worship Scripture With Commentary

“But in vain they do worship me, teaching for doctrines the commandments of men.” – Matthew 15:9 Pulpit Commentary Verse 9. But in vain, etc. The Hebrew gives, “And their fear of me is a commandment of men which hath been taught them,” or “learned by rote” (Revised Version). Septuagint, “In vain do they worship me, teaching men’s commandments and doctrines.” Their worship is vitiated … Continue reading Matthew 15:9 – Worship Scripture With Commentary

Psalm 34:1 – Praise Scripture With Commentary

“I will bless the LORD at all times: his praise shall continually be in my mouth.” – Psalm 34:1 Pulpit Commentary Verse 1. I will Bless the Lord at all times; i.e. even in times of adversity. If the statement in the title may be relied upon, David’s fortunes were now at the lowest ebb. He had fled from the court of Saul on finding … Continue reading Psalm 34:1 – Praise Scripture With Commentary

Jeremiah 20:13 – Praise Scripture With Commentary

“Sing unto the LORD, praise ye the LORD: for he hath delivered the soul of the poor from the hand of evildoers.” – Jeremiah 20:13 Pulpit Commentary Verse 13. – In the confidence of faith Jeremiah sees himself already delivered. He writes in the style of the psalmists, who constantly pass from the language of prayer to that of fruition. Share your thoughts about this … Continue reading Jeremiah 20:13 – Praise Scripture With Commentary