In verse 10 in the KJV, virtues are described as meeting: "Mercy and truth are met together; righteousness and peace have kissed each other", in erotic imagery, which became a popular theme for artworks from the Middle Ages through the 18th century. All in all, the requests break down into four sections. John Calvin, in his commentary on Psalm 85, wrote these words: Psalm 85 - For the director of music. גַּם־יְ֖הֹוָה יִתֵּ֣ן הַטּ֑וֹב וְ֜אַרְצֵ֗נוּ תִּתֵּ֥ן יְבוּלָֽהּ. 2 You q forgave the iniquity of your people; you q covered all their sin. A psalm. Title:A Psalm. Restore us, O God of our salvation, and cause Thine indignation toward us to cease. To restore them to their own land, is to revive, or give them a new life: thus the final restoration of the Jewish people is called by St. Paul, life from the dead. Prophets They returned "to a ruined city, a fallen Temple, and a mourning land, where they were surrounded by jealous and powerful enemies". הֲלֹ֣א אַ֖תָּה תָּשׁ֣וּב תְּחַיֵּ֑ינוּ וְ֜עַמְּךָ֗ יִשְׂמְחוּ־בָֽךְ. You forgave the iniquity of your people and covered all their sins. Psalm 85 – Praying for Revival and Restoration. Verse six presents a key to understanding this Psalm: For the LORD knows the way of the righteous, but the way of the ungodly shall perish. When God forgives sin, he covers it; and when he covers the sin of … LORD, thou hast been favourable unto thy land: thou hast brought back the captivity of Jacob. Blessed is the man whose strength is in thee — Who trusteth in thee as his only refuge, strength, and portion. Divisions. 2. 85. This the psalmist is soon aware of (. 1 You showed favor to your land, O LORD; you restored the fortunes of Jacob. [2] Sephardi Jews also recite this psalm along with numerous others on Yom Kippur itself. The Midrash states: Rabbi Simon said, "When the Holy One, blessed be He, came to create Adam, the ministering angels formed themselves into groups and parties, some of them saying, 'Let him be created,' whilst others urged, 'let him not be created.' Its image of Justice and Peace kissing was a popular theme for artworks from the Middle Ages through the 18th century. Psalm 42:1 contains the beautiful line, “As the deer pants for flowing streams, so pants my soul for you, O God.” An arrogant and frightened people refuse God's call through Isaiah to 'come back and quietly trust me' (30,15), but put their faith in the power of forbidden alliances. Interpreters are generally of the opinion that this psalm was penned after the return of the Jews out of their captivity in Babylon, when they still remained under some tokens of God's displeasure, which they here pray for the removal of. Steadfast love and faithfulness meet; righteousness and peace kiss each other.” (Ps. 10: Psalms, Part III, tr. For information on reusing text from Wikipedia, please see the terms of use. Psalm 85. "turned the fortunes", verse 1, is a *Hebrew way to say "changed things from bad to good, or good to bad". The Old Testament A psalm.) 2 Thou hast forgiven the iniquity of thy people, thou hast covered all their sin. The Gospels GenesisExodusLeviticusNumbersDeuteronomyJoshuaJudgesRuth1 Samuel2 Samuel1 Kings2 Kings1 Chronicles2 ChroniclesEzraNehemiahEstherJobPsalmsProverbsEcclesiastesSong of SongsIsaiahJeremiahLamentationsEzekielDanielHoseaJoelAmosObadiahJonahMicahNahumHabakkukZephaniahHaggaiZechariahMalachiMatthewMarkLukeJohnActsRomans1 Corinthians2 CorinthiansGalatiansEphesiansPhilippiansColossians1 Thessalonians2 Thessalonians1 Timothy2 TimothyTitusPhilemonHebrewsJames1 Peter2 Peter1 John2 John3 JohnJudeRevelation, Select an Ending Point Passwords should have at least 6 characters. The *psalmist is far from the *Temple in Jerusalem. We have here an answer to the prayers and expostulations in the foregoing verses. To the chief musician. Prayer that the Lord Will Restore Favor to the Land - To the Chief Musician. Our own belief is that David penned this national hymn when the land was oppressed by the Philistines, and in the spirit of prophecy he foretold the peaceful years of his own reign and the repose of the rule of Solomon, the psalm having all along an inner sense of which Jesus and his salvation are the key. To learn how to add open license text to Wikipedia articles, please see this how-to page. Will you be angry with us for ever? Thou hast forgiven the iniquity of thy people, thou hast covered all their sin. Psalm 85 - NIV: You, LORD, showed favor to your land; you restored the fortunes of Jacob. 14:7; ', "What did the Holy One do? He cautions the saints to do the duty which this calls for: II. Thank you for registering. # for the sons: or, of the sons # favourable: or, well pleased. In singing this psalm we may be assisted in our prayers to God both for his church in general and for the land of our nativity in particular. The Story of Psalm 84. The church was here in a deluge; above were clouds, below were waves; every thing was dark and dismal. When we have prayed we should look after our prayers, and stay for an answer. 85: 9-10) This … You, LORD, showed favor to your land; you restored the fortunes of Jacob.. 2You forgave the iniquity of your people and covered all their sins. Moses — Psalm 90; The Family of Asaph, twelve psalms (50 and 73—83) The Sons of Korah, eleven psalms (42; 44—49, 84; 85; 87; 88) Heman the Ezrahite — Psalm 88 ; Ethan the Ezrahite — Psalm 89 ; Fifty of the psalms do not list a specific person as the author. Another group of 12 psalms (50) and (73—83) is ascribed to the family of Asaph. Wisdom Literature Theme: Justice will march before him, and make a way for his footsteps. GenesisExodusLeviticusNumbersDeuteronomyJoshuaJudgesRuth1 Samuel2 Samuel1 Kings2 Kings1 Chronicles2 ChroniclesEzraNehemiahEstherJobPsalmsProverbsEcclesiastesSong of SongsIsaiahJeremiahLamentationsEzekielDanielHoseaJoelAmosObadiahJonahMicahNahumHabakkukZephaniahHaggaiZechariahMalachiMatthewMarkLukeJohnActsRomans1 Corinthians2 CorinthiansGalatiansEphesiansPhilippiansColossians1 Thessalonians2 Thessalonians1 Timothy2 TimothyTitusPhilemonHebrewsJames1 Peter2 Peter1 John2 John3 JohnJudeRevelation. This page was last edited on 16 December 2020, at 05:41. [7], The image of "Justice and Peace kissing" (per the KJV translation; Hebrew: צֶ֖דֶק וְשָׁל֣וֹם נָשָֽׁקוּ‎ tseḏeq wə-šālōm nāšāqū) became a popular theme for artworks from the Middle Ages through the 18th century. Selah. Selah. Poetical Books Americans spent about 33 billion dollars last year on pet food, while the United Nations estimates it would cost 30 billion dollars a year to provide basic health and nutrition to everyone in the world. Wisdom Literature Jesus is the restoration the Psalmist prayed for in verse 4 of our reading. הַֽלְעוֹלָ֥ם תֶּֽאֱנַף־בָּ֑נוּ תִּמְשֹׁ֥ךְ אַ֜פְּךָ֗ לְדֹ֣ר וָדֹֽר. It is full of Messianic hopes. While the superscript attributes this psalm to the sons of Korah, Christian commentators are undecided about the period in which the psalm was written. The New Testament The theme of restoration that began with Psalm 80 in Advent 1, and Psalm 85 in Advent 2, is continued this week in Psalm 126. Why do You put to shame Your chief of court?' Text taken from The Holy Scriptures, The Jewish Publication Society of America. ii) It is a prayer for revival. In the Greek Septuagint version of the Bible, and in the Latin Vulgate, this psalm is Psalm 84 in a slightly different numbering system. Prophets What it is that he promises himself from God, in answer to his prayers: (2.) A Psalm of n the Sons of Korah. Psalm 85. Johannine Writings Pauline Epistles Home / Eastertide / Psalm 85. -------------------- / You once favored, LORD, your land, / restored the captives of Jacob. 3 You withdrew all your wrath; you r turned from your hot anger. Psalm 85 1 Psalm 85 For the director of music. Americans spent about 33 billion dollars last year on pet food, while the United Nations estimates it would cost 30 billion dollars a year to provide basic health and nutrition to everyone in the world. They pray that God will also return the Jewish people from the Roman exile, and remove his anger from them altogether. 2 You forgave the iniquity of your people and covered all their sins. 3 Thou hast taken away all thy wrath: thou hast turned thyself from the fierceness of thine anger. A Psalm of Asaph. GenesisExodusLeviticusNumbersDeuteronomyJoshuaJudgesRuth1 Samuel2 Samuel1 Kings2 Kings1 Chronicles2 ChroniclesEzraNehemiahEstherJobPsalmsProverbsEcclesiastesSong of SongsIsaiahJeremiahLamentationsEzekielDanielHoseaJoelAmosObadiahJonahMicahNahumHabakkukZephaniahHaggaiZechariahMalachiMatthewMarkLukeJohnActsRomans1 Corinthians2 CorinthiansGalatiansEphesiansPhilippiansColossians1 Thessalonians2 Thessalonians1 Timothy2 TimothyTitusPhilemonHebrewsJames1 Peter2 Peter1 John2 John3 JohnJudeRevelation, Select an Ending Point 4-7), and expresses faith that God will save them (vv. Great plenty of every thing desirable (. 2) THE SOURCE OF REVIVAL (PSALM 85:6) a) In this passage, the psalmist is speaking to God. If God find us true to him, to one another, to ourselves, we shall find him merciful. Biblical Commentary (Bible study) Psalm 85. I. Bible > Bible Commentary; John Gill’s Exposition of the Bible; Psalm; Psalm 85; John Gill’s Exposition of the Bible << Psalm 84 | Psalm 85 | Psalm 86 >> (Read all of Psalm 85) To the chief Musician, A Psalm for the sons of Korah. חֶֽסֶד־וֶֽאֱמֶ֥ת נִפְגָּ֑שׁוּ צֶ֖דֶק וְשָׁל֣וֹם נָשָֽׁקוּ. His brother Ethan (1 Ch 2:6) wrote a psalm, too. All in all, the requests break down into four sections. Lord, Thou hast been favourable unto Thy land, Thou hast turned the captivity of Jacob. The rulers and ruled shall all be merciful and true, righteous and peaceable. These six psalms, 95 to 100, form, if I mistake not, one entire prophetic poem, cited by St. Paul in the Epistle to the Hebrews, under the title of the Introduction of the First Born into the world. 4. GenesisExodusLeviticusNumbersDeuteronomyJoshuaJudgesRuth1 Samuel2 Samuel1 Kings2 Kings1 Chronicles2 ChroniclesEzraNehemiahEstherJobPsalmsProverbsEcclesiastesSong of SongsIsaiahJeremiahLamentationsEzekielDanielHoseaJoelAmosObadiahJonahMicahNahumHabakkukZephaniahHaggaiZechariahMalachiMatthewMarkLukeJohnActsRomans1 Corinthians2 CorinthiansGalatiansEphesiansPhilippiansColossians1 Thessalonians2 Thessalonians1 Timothy2 TimothyTitusPhilemonHebrewsJames1 Peter2 Peter1 John2 John3 JohnJudeRevelation, (Hebrew/Greek Search by English Definition), * 'Number Delimiters' only apply to 'Paragraph Order', Search verses, phrases, and topics (e.g. The church is like Noah in the ark, between life and death, between hope and fear; being so. Thou hast forgiven the iniquity of Thy people, Thou hast pardoned all their sin. Commentary on Psalm 85:1-7 (Read Psalm 85:1-7) The sense of present afflictions should not do away the remembrance of former mercies. The psalm is a regular part of Jewish, Catholic, Anglican and Protestant liturgies. Selah. The verse was also engraved on a papal tiara which Napoleon gave to Pope Pius VII. To the chief Musician, A Psalm for the sons of Korah. 2 You q forgave the iniquity of your people; you q covered all their sin. Psalm 85:1. John 3:16, Jesus faith love), The Whole Bible The appropriateness of this Psalm as one of the Proper Psalms for Christmas Day is obvious. The stilling of his passions-his grief, his fear-and the tumult of his spirit which they occasioned: "Compose thyself, O my soul! Pentateuch The Gospels [8] In 2003, American artist John August Swanson produced the work Psalm 85. By David’s time it seems they served in the musical aspect of the temple worship (2 Chronicles 20:19). in the resource materials are not necessarily affirmed, in total, by this ministry. Pentateuch -------------------- Chesed said, 'Let him be created, because he will dispense acts of love'; Truth said, 'Let him not be created, because he is compounded of falsehood'; Righteousness said, 'Let him be created, because he will perform righteous deeds'; Peace said, 'Let him not be created, because he is full of strife. He took Truth and cast it to the ground. Psalm 85 is the 85th psalm of the Book of Psalms, beginning in English in the King James Version: "LORD, thou hast been favourable unto thy land". When a people return to God and adhere to him in a way of duty he will return to them and abide with them in a way of mercy. Psalm 85 Bible Commentary. The product is one of the grandest, most eloquent lyrical prayers in the Psalter. They pray that God would, graciously to them and gloriously to himself, appear on their behalf: III. Cookie Notice: Our own belief is that David penned this national hymn when the land was oppressed by the Philistines, and in the spirit of prophecy he foretold the peaceful years of his own reign and the repose of the rule of Solomon, the psalm having all along an inner sense of which Jesus and his salvation are the key. You forgave the iniquity of your people and covered all their sins. Thou hast taken away all thy wrath: thou hast turned thyself from the fierceness of thine anger. Note: MLA no longer requires the URL as part of their citation standard. "Thou hast forgiven the iniquity of thy people" (Psalms 85:2). -------------------- [2] The psalm is attributed to the sons of Korah. Major Prophets We call that person "the *psalmist". A psalm. In this psalm, the theological theme of restoration is knitted together with the theme of rejoicing. The psalm is filled with 15 requests—some of them are repetitive. Prayer that the Lord Will Restore Favor to the LandTo the Chief Musician. Wisdom Literature The Old Testament A. 1 You showed favor to your land, O LORD; you restored the fortunes of Jacob. Selah. Psalm 117 ~ Praise the Lord Psalm 82 ~ rescue the weak and the needy 2 Samuel 4:1-12 ~ David answered Hebrews 12 ~ Thankful Psalm 31:3-8,17-21 ~ Thou hast redeemed me Isaiah 40:1-11 ~ His reward is with Him Matthew 13:31-32 ~ the birds of the air come and perch in its branches Matthew 6:25-34 ~ your heavenly Father knows that you need The psalm is a hymn psalm, more specifically a pilgrimage psalm, attributed to the sons of Korah . 85 L ord, you were o favorable to your land; you p restored the fortunes of Jacob. We do not know who wrote Psalm 84. So Ezra (or whoever wrote the Psalm) is recounting the experience of the harps being placed on the willow trees and the Jews refusing to sing. -------------------- The *psalmist is far from the *Temple in Jerusalem. -------------------- Some Bible students think that it was the same person that wrote Psalms 42 and 43. Of the Sons of Korah. The Hebrew has Selah (a word of uncertain meaning) here.. 3You set aside all your wrath and turned from your fierce anger. It is a part of the Bible worthy to … In verse 10 in the KJV, virtues are described as meeting: "Mercy and truth are met together; righteousness and peace have kissed each other", in erotic imagery,[18] which became a popular theme for artworks from the Middle Ages through the 18th century. Two of the psalms (72) and (127) are attributed to Solomon, David’s son and successor. So, these men are in a unique position to worship the Lord – and actually to lead the Lord's people in worship. Arise/Restoration (Come, Ye Sinners, Poor and Needy) ... and his wife Julie Tennent to empower the church to sing the Psalms. 137. 14:7; If we make conscience of righteousness, we shall have the comfort of peace. 1. Wilt thou be angry with us for ever? [22], Der Kuß von Gerechtigkeit und Friede, Antwerp, c. 1580, The Kiss of Peace and Justice by Laurent de La Hyre, 1654, Justice and Peace by Tiepolo, 18th century, This article incorporates text from a free content work. 73 Psalms were assigned to David, twelve to Asaph, (50; 73-82), two to Solomon (72; 127), one to Moses (90), one to Ethan (89), and twelve to the sons of Korah, a family of Levitical singers (42-49; 84; 85; 87; 88). The Old Testament The 150 individual Psalms which comprise the Book of Psalms were written by several men under the inspiration of the Holy Spirit. 2 You forgave the iniquity of your people and covered all their sins. The content of the psalm may be analyzed as follows: God Himself arrives for the hearing (verse 1), the accusations are delivered (verses 2-5), God sets forth His verdict (verses 6-7), and the psalmist presents a petition for God’s judgment over the entire earth (verse 8). 137. The Old Testament Truth springeth out of the earth; and righteousness hath looked down from heaven. You, LORD, showed favor to your land; you restored the fortunes of Jacob.. 2You forgave the iniquity of your people and covered all their sins. אֱמֶת מֵאֶ֣רֶץ תִּצְמָ֑ח וְ֜צֶ֗דֶק מִשָּׁמַ֥יִם נִשְׁקָֽף. A Psalm of the sons of Korah. So, 11 psalms! 85 L ord, you were o favorable to your land; you p restored the fortunes of Jacob. And nothing appears to the contrary, but that it might be penned then, as well as Ps. [6], John Calvin summarizes the message of Psalm 85 as follows. Major Prophets [1] In Judaism, it is called "a psalm of returned exiles". Of the Sons of Korah. Historical Books You set aside all your wrath and turned from your fierce anger. The Story of Psalm 84. The Almighty replied: 'Let Truth rise from the ground!' EXPLANATORY NOTES AND QUAINT SAYINGS. One suggestion is that it was penned at the end of the reign of Saul. Restore us again, God our Savior, and put away your displeasure toward us. I have spoken enough, or too much; now I will hear what God will speak, and welcome his holy will. 2 You q forgave the iniquity of your people; you q covered all their sin. 1 (To the chief Musician, A Psalm for the sons of Korah.) Johannine Writings That God had shown himself propitious to their land, and had smiled upon it as his own: 2. We do not know who wrote Psalm 84. אֶשְׁמֳעָ֗ה מַה־יְדַבֵּר֘ הָאֵ֪ל | יְהֹ֫וָ֥ה כִּֽי־יְדַבֵּ֬ר שָׁל֗וֹם אֶל־עַ֖מּוֹ וְאֶל־חֲסִידָ֑יו וְאַל־יָשׁ֥וּבוּ לְכִסְלָֽה. The psalm is a regular part of Jewish, Catholic, Anglican and Protestant liturgies. (2.) GenesisExodusLeviticusNumbersDeuteronomyJoshuaJudgesRuth1 Samuel2 Samuel1 Kings2 Kings1 Chronicles2 ChroniclesEzraNehemiahEstherJobPsalmsProverbsEcclesiastesSong of SongsIsaiahJeremiahLamentationsEzekielDanielHoseaJoelAmosObadiahJonahMicahNahumHabakkukZephaniahHaggaiZechariahMalachiMatthewMarkLukeJohnActsRomans1 Corinthians2 CorinthiansGalatiansEphesiansPhilippiansColossians1 Thessalonians2 Thessalonians1 Timothy2 TimothyTitusPhilemonHebrewsJames1 Peter2 Peter1 John2 John3 JohnJudeRevelation, Select an Ending Point [14], Psalm 85 is recited to express gratitude, as a prayer for a livelihood, and as a prayer for assistance in times of need. Luke-Acts Psalm 85 1 Psalm 85 For the director of music. After about four hundred seventy years, Samuel the prophet, Heman the singer, and some other psalmists came out of Korah the rebel’s descendants at the time of David (1 Chron. David wrote Psalm 116. ", "Shimush Pesukim: Comprehensive Index to Liturgical and Ceremonial Uses of Biblical Verses and Passages", The Jewish Publication Society of America, "Liturgical Information / The Third Sunday of Advent [Gaudete Sunday] (B)", International Music Score Library Project, Psalm 85 – Praying for Revival and Restoration. 1. The former part will be of use to direct our desires, the latter to encourage our faith and hope in those prayers. A CRY FOR SALVATION. David The Book of Psalms is often ascribed to David since he was the largest single author where his name is given in the titles of 73 of the Psalms e.g. range of evangelical traditions, all of the ideas and principles conveyed Here is, 3. Selah. Psalm 85 In Hebrew texts 85:1-13 is numbered 85:2-14. Pauline Epistles 3 You withdrew all your wrath; you r turned from your hot anger. Thou hast withdrawn all Thy wrath; Thou hast turned from the fierceness of Thine anger. GenesisExodusLeviticusNumbersDeuteronomyJoshuaJudgesRuth1 Samuel2 Samuel1 Kings2 Kings1 Chronicles2 ChroniclesEzraNehemiahEstherJobPsalmsProverbsEcclesiastesSong of SongsIsaiahJeremiahLamentationsEzekielDanielHoseaJoelAmosObadiahJonahMicahNahumHabakkukZephaniahHaggaiZechariahMalachiMatthewMarkLukeJohnActsRomans1 Corinthians2 CorinthiansGalatiansEphesiansPhilippiansColossians1 Thessalonians2 Thessalonians1 Timothy2 TimothyTitusPhilemonHebrewsJames1 Peter2 Peter1 John2 John3 JohnJudeRevelation, Select a Beginning Point John Calvin, in his commentary on Psalm 85, wrote these words: of Scripture. What use he makes of this expectation. Wisdom Literature (1.) So ready is God to hear and answer the prayers of his people that by his Spirit in the word, and in the heart, he indites their petitions and puts words into their mouths. The raising of his expectation; now that he has been at prayer he looks for something very great, and very kind, from the God that hears prayer. 4 Prophets They pray for the removal of the tokens of God's displeasure which they were under: 3. After God's people returned from the Babylonian captivity they were suffering new afflictions. 1-3), pleas for salvation (vv. PSALM 85. Blue Letter Bible offers several daily devotional readings in order to help you refocus on Christ and the Gospel of His peace and righteousness. -------------------- [5], According to the Midrash Tehillim, the land being referred to in this psalm is the Land of Israel, of which Scripture states, "A land which the Lord your God cares for; the eyes of the Lord your God are always upon it" (Deuteronomy 11:12). 1 {To the chief Musician, A Psalm for the sons of Korah.} A verification email has been sent to the address you provided. Usernames should only contain letters, numbers, dots, dashes, or underscores. This psalm was evidently written shortly after the miraculous ending of the Babylonian captivity, as affirmed by a number of able scholars. Show us Thy mercy, O Lord, and grant us Thy salvation. [19][20] The verse was also engraved on a papal tiara which Napoleon gave to Pope Pius VII. In the final division of the psalm, the Psalmist anticipates the complete restoration of shalom for the Israelites—wholeness, peace, purpose in living, protection, mental and spiritual wellness—as he anticipates the coming of the Messiah. The four virtues, Mercy, Truth, Righteousness (or Justice), and Peace, are allegorized as Four Daughters of God. This psalm is titled To the Chief Musician.A Psalm of the sons of Korah.These sons of Korah were Levites, from the family of Kohath. [1.] Individual instructors or editors may still require the use of URLs. The Lord will give us what is good Psalm 85:11-12. Solomon: this king is better known for his work in Proverbs, Ecclesiastes, and Song of Solomon. (1) God is omnipotent. Psalm 85 (KJV) 1 Lord, thou hast been favourable unto thy land: thou hast brought back the captivity of Jacob. When there is no truth nor mercy all goes to ruin (, (2.) 2 Thou hast forgiven the iniquity of thy people, thou hast covered all their sin. Righteousness shall go before him; and shall set us in the way of his steps. Psalm 90 is a prayer assigned to Moses. The Midrash understands this interaction in a turbulent context, relating it to God taking counsel with His ministering angels about whether to create the first man. So some understand this, man's truth and God's mercy, man's righteousness and God's peace, meet together. Thus it is written, "Chesed [Kindness] and Truth fought together, Righteousness and Peace combated each other" (Psalms 85:11). General Epistles Psalms 42—49, 84, 85, 87, and 88 are the holy writings of the sons of Korah. In this Psalm, the way of the righteous and the way of the ungodly are contrasted. The theme of restoration that began with Psalm 80 in Advent 1, and Psalm 85 in Advent 2, is continued this week in Psalm 126. PSALM 85 (For the director of music. Themes from verses 9 to 11 were paraphrased in "The Lord will come and not be slow", a hymn by John Milton.[17]. When God forgives sin, he covers it; and when he covers the sin of … GenesisExodusLeviticusNumbersDeuteronomyJoshuaJudgesRuth1 Samuel2 Samuel1 Kings2 Kings1 Chronicles2 ChroniclesEzraNehemiahEstherJobPsalmsProverbsEcclesiastesSong of SongsIsaiahJeremiahLamentationsEzekielDanielHoseaJoelAmosObadiahJonahMicahNahumHabakkukZephaniahHaggaiZechariahMalachiMatthewMarkLukeJohnActsRomans1 Corinthians2 CorinthiansGalatiansEphesiansPhilippiansColossians1 Thessalonians2 Thessalonians1 Timothy2 TimothyTitusPhilemonHebrewsJames1 Peter2 Peter1 John2 John3 JohnJudeRevelation, Select a Beginning Point Of the Sons of Korah. Psalms 85. 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