9-16 Lord, my longings are sitting in plain sight,    my groans an old story to you.My heart’s about to break;    I’m a burned-out case.Cataracts blind me to God and good;    old friends avoid me like the plague.My cousins never visit,    my neighbors stab me in the back.My competitors blacken my name,    devoutly they pray for my ruin.But I’m deaf and mute to it all,    ears shut, mouth shut.I don’t hear a word they say,    don’t speak a word in response.What I do, God, is wait for you,    wait for my Lord, my God—you will answer!I wait and pray so they won’t laugh me off,    won’t smugly strut off when I stumble. Copyright © 2020, Bible Study Tools. The story of the murder … In this passage, David asks for the mercy of God even knowing that He wants to discipline him. Take a deep breath, GOD; calm down— don’t be so hasty with your punishing rod. Please enter your email address associated with your Salem All-Pass account, then click Continue. (38) Who is devoted to thy fear. 10 My heart is pounding, my strength is gone, and my eyes have lost their brightness. Conviction of Sexual Sin Psalm 38:5-7; 10, 17-18 Elder Clarence Weaver Introduction David begins this psalm by requesting God to not discipline him in anger or wrath. Salem Media Group. “Since with God to remember is to act, this word speaks of laying before Him a situation that cries out for His help.” (Derek Kidner) It is a song full of pain and dark with guilt, as David felt the sore effects (seemingly both physical and spiritual) of his sin. 3 Denn deine Pfeile stecken in mir, und deine Hand drückt mich. 4 Es ist nichts Gesundes an meinem Leibe wegen deines Drohens und ist nichts Heiles an meinen Gebeinen wegen meiner Sünde. 38 O L ord, m rebuke me not in your anger, nor discipline me in your wrath! And what we discover throughout this psalm is that these things were already happening. But the willful will soon be discarded; insolent souls are on a dead-end street. Bible Language English. Hurry and help me; I want some wide-open space in my life! What is coming across to David as rebuke and chastening? Psalm 38 Take a deep breath, God; calm down - don't be so hasty with your punishing rod. The power of repentance =the power of forgiveness. God's Spirit brooded like a bird above the watery abyss. 4 Weil ich unter deinem Zorn leide, bin ich krank am ganzen Körper und meine Gesundheit ist dahin wegen meiner Sünde. MSG: The Message . We'll send you an email with steps on how to reset your password. 21-22 Don’t dump me, God;    my God, don’t stand me up.Hurry and help me;    I want some wide-open space in my life! My heart's about to break; I'm a burned-out case. Published by permission. A Psalm of David, l for the memorial offering. My cousins never visit, my neighbors stab me in the back. I'm on the edge of losing it - the pain in my gut keeps burning. because of your indignation; there is no health in my q bones. To bring to remembrance. Psalm 38 Lutherbibel 2017 In schwerer Heimsuchung (Der dritte Bußpsalm) 1 Ein Psalm Davids, zum Gedenkopfer. I've lost twenty pounds in two months because of your accusation. This psalm is titled A Psalm of David. Cancel. This psalm gives us an equal view of both sides of this saying . (, California - Do Not Sell My Personal Information. On the one hand we have the perspective of the sinner . In the Greek Septuagint version of the Bible, and in the Latin Vulgate, this psalm is Psalm 37 in a slightly different numbering system. Article Images Copyright © 2020 Getty Images unless otherwise indicated. On the other hand , we have the Messianic nature of the psalm whereby Jesus intentionally took upon himself our sin to forgive us . Psalm 38 1 Psalm 38 A psalm of David. Your sharp-pointed arrows of rebuke draw blood; my backside smarts from your caning. from God-haters who can’t stand a God-lover. don’t be so hasty with your punishing rod. The power of the words of Psalm 38. 3-4 I've lost twenty pounds in two months because of your accusation. It is one of the 7 … Psalm 38. Why does David need God to take note of and remember him? Take a deep breath, God; calm down - don't be so hasty with your punishing rod. My enemies are alive and in action, a lynch mob after my neck. Cataracts blind me to God and good; old friends avoid me like the plague. That’s where we start in verse 1. Read complete chapter Psalm 38. because of my sin. 2 HERR, strafe mich nicht in deinem Zorn und züchtige mich nicht in deinem Grimm! Proud member 17-20 I’m on the edge of losing it—    the pain in my gut keeps burning.I’m ready to tell my story of failure,    I’m no longer smug in my sin.My enemies are alive and in action,    a lynch mob after my neck.I give out good and get back evil    from God-haters who can’t stand a God-lover. The weight of sin (38:1-4) David begins this psalm by requesting God to not discipline him in anger or wrath. 4 For mine iniquities are gone over mine head: as an heavy burden they are too heavy for me. 2 For your arrows have pierced me, and your hand has come down upon me. So, Davis is saying to God “please stop doing these things to me.” Well, what makes David think that God is actually doing this to him? Verse 37&38: And sow the fields, and plant the vineyards, which may yield fruits of increase. My competitors blacken my name, devoutly they pray for my ruin. A Psalm 38 commentary in the form of a sermon. All rights reserved. Originally published by NavPress in English as THE MESSAGE: The Bible in Contemporary Language copyright 2002 by Eugene Peterson. The word used here does not imply that there was any eruption, or ulcer, though it would seem from Psalm 38:5 that this was the fact, and that the inflammation had produced this effect. I wait and pray so they won’t laugh me off. The pain of the consequence of his sin is described as arrows piercing him. Lord, my longings are sitting in plain sight, my groans an old story to you. I’m on my last legs; I’ve had it— my life is a vomit of groans. 1 O LORD, do not rebuke me in your anger or discipline me in your wrath. O Lord, do not rebuke me in Your wrath, Nor chasten me in Your hot displeasure! Psalm (nach griechischer Zählung der 37.) (1) He is facing God’s wrath (38:1), and (2) suffering from an array of physical ailments (38:3-8). Psalm 38 MSG 1 Take a deep breath, God; calm down - don't be so hasty with your punishing rod. Verse 2. Psalm 38 is considered a repentance and lamentation. All they he has begins to increase and continually multiply. 4 My guilt has overwhelmed me like a burden too heavy to bear. David describes the burden of sin as a weight that is upon him. 1-2 Take a deep breath, God; calm down—. I'm on my last legs; I've had it - my life is a vomit of groans. Your sharp-pointed arrows of rebuke draw blood; my backside smarts from your caning. Version. ist ein Psalm Davids aus dem ersten Buch des Psalters. I don't hear a word they say, don't speak a word in response. Throughout this psalm we will see that David has committed sin (what sin we do not know) and is dealing with the pain of sin. While he stays in the land, he begins to plant vineyards and to some. 3 … —This is an improbable explanation of this elliptical expression. Copyright © 1993, 2002, 2018 by Eugene H. Peterson, The Message (MSG). 38 1-2 Take a deep breath, God; calm down—    don’t be so hasty with your punishing rod.Your sharp-pointed arrows of rebuke draw blood;    my backside smarts from your caning. A Psalm of David, to bring to remembrance. David was already being rebuked and chastened in God’s wrath and hot displeasure. A petition. His disease was so deep-seated and so pervading, that there did not seem to be “any” soundness in his flesh. The cuts in my flesh stink and grow maggots because I've lived so badly. The Message Bible, Compact Soft leather-look, tan, The Message Large-Print Deluxe Gift Bible--soft leather-look, teal, The Message Outreach Edition, Large-Print, softcover, The Message // REMIX 2.0, Soft Imitation Leather, Storm Black. This is one of a group of psalms known in later tradition as the penitential psalms, namely, psalms that confess sins and express confidence in God’s mercy. Psalm 38 is the 38th psalm of the Book of Psalms and titled "A psalm of David to bring to remembrance." The Prayer of a Suffering Penitent. Psalm 38:5-8 MSG. Genesis 1:2 (Read all of Genesis 1) Earth was a soup of nothingness, a bottomless emptiness, an inky blackness. I'm swamped by my bad behavior, collapsed under gunnysacks of guilt. Loving Lord, I confess that there is much bitterness and anger in my heart, and I come to You knowing that there is nothing that I can do to rid myself of this suffocating handicap in my life. 38 1 A Psalm of David. Prayer Of Confession For Anger Harboured In My Heart . There are two renderings, each in accordance with the general drift of the psalm: (1) Stablish to Thy servant Thy word, which leads to fear of Thee; or, more likely, (2) Stablish to Thy servant Thy promise which is to those who fear Thee, as apparently the LXX. 2 For Your arrows pierce me deeply, And Your hand presses me down. Blessed Is The Man That Trusteth In The Lord Psalm 38:8: Christian Message Bible Journal Lined, Diary, Notebook for Men & Women (Divine Elevation) | Not Only Journals, I Live To Journal | ISBN: 9781987626315 | Kostenloser Versand für alle Bücher mit Versand und Verkauf duch Amazon. Der 38. He blesseth them also, so that they are multiplied greatly and sufferer not their cattle to decrease. In the English King James Version of the Bible, it begins: "O lord, rebuke me not in thy wrath". 3 … But I'm deaf and mute to it all, ears shut, mouth shut. 3 Denn deine Pfeile haben mich getroffen und deine Hand liegt schwer auf mir. I wait and pray so they won't laugh me off, won't smugly strut off when I stumble. 3 There is no soundness in my flesh because of thine anger; neither is there any rest in my bones because of my sin. And now I’m flat on my face feeling sorry for myself morning to night. Psalm 38 – The Sick Sinner’s Only Hope. 3 There is no soundness in my flesh Because of Your anger, Nor any health in my bones Because of my sin. Your sharp-pointed arrows of rebuke draw blood; my backside smarts from your caning. Throughout this psalm we will see that David has committed sin and describes the guilt in dealing with the pain of sin. The cuts in my flesh stink and grow maggots because I’ve lived so badly. 3 There is p no soundness in my flesh. What I do, God, is wait for you, wait for my Lord, my God - you will answer! don’t be so hasty with your punishing rod. 38 1-2 Take a deep breath, God; calm down—. In Latin, it is known as "Domine, ne in furore tuo arguas me". don’t be so hasty with your punishing rod. 11 My friends and neighbors will not come near me, because of my sores; NIV 1 LORD, do not rebuke me in your anger or discipline me in your wrath. Psalm 38 King James Version (KJV) 38 O Lord, rebuke me not in thy wrath: neither chasten me in thy hot displeasure. I'm ready to tell my story of failure, I'm no longer smug in my sin. Others are Psalms 32, and 51. The story of Psalm 38 Many Christians think that this is a psalm that David wrote after the murder of Uriah. 5-8 The cuts in my flesh stink and grow maggots    because I’ve lived so badly.And now I’m flat on my face    feeling sorry for myself morning to night.All my insides are on fire,    my body is a wreck.I’m on my last legs; I’ve had it—    my life is a vomit of groans. All rights reserved. Psalm 38: Some debate as to whether the details (of verse 1-8), should be taken literally, and thus as a reference to a physical illness, or figuratively, making them a vivid picture of psychological and moral distress. 37-38 Keep your eye on the healthy soul, scrutinize the straight life; There’s a future in strenuous wholeness. Now, we can point out that God has not literally tak… 3-4 I’ve lost twenty pounds in two months    because of your accusation.My bones are brittle as dry sticks    because of my sin.I’m swamped by my bad behavior,    collapsed under gunnysacks of guilt. Your sharp-pointed arrows of rebuke draw blood; feeling sorry for myself morning to night. Psalm 38 The Voice (VOICE) Psalm 38 A song of David for remembering. Psalm 38:8. of 6 Meine Wunden eitern und stinken, weil ich so dumm gehandelt habe. 9 O Lord, you know what I long for; you hear all my groans. Don't dump me, God; my God, don't stand me up. His whole body seemed to be diseased. Nothing could be clearer from Psalm 38. And there is no soundness in my flesh - See Psalm 38:3. 8 I am worn out and utterly crushed; my heart is troubled, and I groan with pain. The psalms of penance are a model for our own prayers of confession and a warning against behaviors that lead to divine punishment. The Message; Psalm 38 Psalm 38. It is worth identifying some of the most striking components of David’s misery. My bones are brittle as dry sticks because of my sin. Your sharp-pointed arrows of rebuke draw blood; my backside smarts from your caning. The Discipline of God - Psalm 38 - The Sunday Sermon 20 Sept 2015 - Duration: 28:06. 2 For your n arrows have sunk into me, and your hand o has come down on me. A David Psalm 1-2Take a deep breath, GOD; calm down— don't be so hasty with your punishing rod. Er wird zur Gruppe der sogenannten Bußpsalmen gezählt. Your sharp-pointed arrows of rebuke draw blood; my backside smarts from … Psalm 38:10 (The Message Bible) Genesis 1:1 (Read all of Genesis 1) First this: God created the Heavens and Earth - all you see, all you don't see. All my insides are on fire, my body is a wreck. God also blesses the fruits of his vineyards and his cattle to. All my insides are on fire, my body is a wreck. It has been said ” to err is human and to forgive is divine ” . 2 For thine arrows stick fast in me, and thy hand presseth me sore. Psalm 38, Vulgata, Très Riches Heures, Musée Condé, Chantilly. 5 Meine Schuld überwältigt mich, sie ist mir wie eine schwere Last. I give out good and get back evil from God-haters who can't stand a God-lover. Clayton TV- … To bring to remembrance. And now I'm flat on my face feeling sorry for myself morning to night. Commentators sometimes try to squeeze the diverse elements in this psalm into a single situation, but most such re-creations seem a trifle forced. View Psalm 38:21-22 in context 3 Because of your wrath there is no health in my body; my bones have no soundness because of my sin. Psalm 38:21-22 The Message (MSG) Don’t dump me, God;my God, don’t stand me up.Hurry and help me;I want some wide-open space in my life! 1-2 Take a deep breath, God; calm down— don’t be so hasty with your punishing rod.Your sharp-pointed arrows of rebuke draw blood