For he hath done marvellous things — The work of our redemption and salvation by Christ is a work of wonder. 2 God made history with salvation, He showed the world what he could do. Psalm 98 (The Message) Psalm 98. The whole earth comes to attention. Isaac Watts wrote it to capture the Psalm 98’s call for us to rejoice. God's Spirit brooded like a bird above the watery abyss. Psalm 98 begins in with a command addressed to the people of God: "O Sing to the LORD a new song!" Psalm 98 A Joyful Noise. 8 Let the rivers clap their hands. He’s made a world of wonders! PSALM 98:7-9. He's made a world of wonders! The Message; Psalm 98 Psalm 98. I. Psalm 98. Check out these helpful resources Biblical Commentary Sermons Children’s Sermons Hymn Lists. Sing Yahweh a new song for He has performed marvels, His own right hand, His holy arm, gives Him the power to save. In their opening words, they cry out to all … Continue reading "Commentary on Psalm 98" In the present psalm, the affirmation of the LORD’s regency appears in verse 6: “make a … Continue reading "Commentary on Psalm 98" “Sing” is to either to make an instrument of music “sing” by playing it, or to sing with an instrumental accompaniment. Shout your praises to GOD, everybody! An Overview of Psalm 98. O sing unto the LORD a new song; for he hath done marvellous things: his right hand, and his holy arm, hath gotten him the victory. Psalm 145 describes God’s goodness to men and Psalm 146 His help to man. Do you like to sing? 1 Sing to GOD a brand-new song. (Psalm 98) May God bless the reading of His Word. Similarly, Psalm 98 reflects the exuberant cheers of… Psalm 98, Comments (commentary) and Clippings (technical notes for in-depth study), Chris Haslam, Anglican Diocese of Montreal. This verse is the inside hidden kernel that forms the theme and point of the song. He rolled up his sleeves, He set things right. SEAS, RIVERS, MOUNTAINS. Psalm 98 Ephesians 1:3-6, 11-12 Luke 1:26-38. It's the end of the human race. Psalm 98:1 A Psalm. Many of us do. By the power of his right hand and his holy arm he has saved his people. I love Psalm 88 because of how it hacks my understanding of worship. 3 He remembered to love us, a bonus To his dear family, Israel—indefatigable love. 9 Let them sing before Yahweh, for he comes to judge the earth. Introduction People naturally cheer a victory, whether that cheering consists of the chaotic cheers of sports fans as a team wins the Super Bowl or citizens of various countries flooding the streets at the end of World War II. The violence is everywhere; I'm making a clean sweep. 1 98 Sing to God a brand-new song. Let the mountains sing for joy together. Istartoff&bysinging&theCarol,&and&after&it&I&go&straight&to&this:! 2 God made history with salvation, He showed the world what he could do. 98:7-9 The last strophe has three jussives expressing the need for personified creation (cf. 1. let the seas roar - BDB 947, KB 1266, Qal imperfect used in a jussive sense, cf. Send Message; Search in the poems of Justin Reamer: Psalm 98 Poem by Justin Reamer. The remainder of verse 1 and verses 2 and 3 then give us six reasons to sing. Ps. Verse 1 speaks of the Lord's work: "He has done marvelous things." Psalm 98:7 "Let the sea roar, and the fullness thereof; the world, and they that dwell therein." Israel will once again be Earth’s favored nation, allowed to live in peace in the land promised to Abraham so long ago, never again to be uprooted. Psalm 98 is said to belong to a small collection of so-called “enthronement psalms” (Psalms 47; 93; 95-99). 3 He has shown his faithful love to the people of Israel. Ps. - 95 th Psalm asserts that Jehovah’s Godhead and power over all nature and compels Israel to serve Him. Let loose and sing! Finally Isaiah’s prophecy, echoed in the message of the angelic choir over Bethlehem, will be coming true. Psalm 98:2 (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. We cheer on victory. Worship doesn’t always have to be a raucous Psalm 98 clap-fest—nor should it be. To his dear family, Israel—indefatigable love. 2 The Lord has made known his power to save. 3 He remembered to love us, a bonus. Learn more about The Message By Jack Kelley Tuesday January 10th, 2012 About 5 Minutes to Read. INTRODUCTION: You might be wondering why we are turning to the psalms for a Christmas message this morning. 104:19-22) and humans to praise the righteous Judge of creation. You don’t have to have a good singing voice to enjoy singing. Sing to God a brand-new song. 98. Isaac Watts wrote that great Christmas hymn based upon Psalm 98, so I thought that it may be helpful to meditate on that psalm so that we understand why we can truly and rightly sing, “Joy to the World.” This psalm portrays God as the victorious warrior, bringing salvation for the whole world, but conquering and judging all who oppose Him. Psalm&98//&Joy&to&The&World& CarolsSeries,&Message#1&! C. Along those same lines, it’s worth noting that Psalm 98 appears to be the Psalm that inspired Mary to write the Magnificat. Psalm 98:1-9. Those of you who have joined us at one point or another for one of our meals, will know that most of the time, on most days, we listen to the reading of a book during the meal. Suggestion: You may want to include singing as a part of this lesson. 3 He remembered to love us, a bonus To his dear family, Israel—indefatigable love. It’s only on Sundays, Tuesdays and … A psalm. Please enter your email address associated with your Salem All-Pass account, then click Continue. The message of the lament psalms is: Come as you are. Psalm Achtundneunzigsten Psalm Singet dem Herrn ein neues Lied Sing to the Lord a new-made song: Responsibility: Mendelssohn Bartholdy ; Englische Übersetzung von William Bartholomew = English translation by William Bartholomew ; herausgegeben von … And when you arrive, don’t hide a heart that’s breaking behind a big, inauthentic grin. He will judge the world with righteousness, and the peoples with equity. He rolled up his sleeves, He set things right. Psalm 98:2 (The Message Bible) Genesis 6:13 (Read all of Genesis 6) God said to Noah, "It's all over. Presumably, these songs were sung during festivals that celebrated the LORD as a king (see Psalms 93:1; 95:3; 96:10; 97:1; 99:1). Psalm 98 A Joyful Noise. The Timeless Psalms: Psalm 98, Joan Stott, prayers and meditations based on lectionary Psalms, 2010. He has done wonderful things. By Lois Parker Edstrom. The call on the inanimate things of nature to rejoice is grounded on man's sympathy with nature, which makes him desire, and half believe, that nature may sympathize with him. 1 Sing a new song to the Lord. Psalm 98:1. Most Christmas messages tend to come from the early chapters of the gospels where we learn the details of Christ’s birth into our world. Genesis 1:2 (Read all of Genesis 1) Earth was a soup of nothingness, a bottomless emptiness, an inky blackness. This morning I want to examine a few of these themes in more detail as found in Psalm 98 and then conclude by giving an overview of some of the many reasons we can praise our Lord for His goodness and faithfulness to this local church in 2010. He has shown the nations that he does what is right. Don’t be a fake. He rolled up his sleeves, He set things right. People from one end of the earth to the other Psalm 98 Psalm 98:5 Sing unto the LORD with the harp; with the harp, and the voice of a psalm. Strike up the band! O sing unto the Lord a new song — See on Psalm 96:1. Mass Readings. Podcast: Play in new window | Download iTunes | Spotify | Stitcher | TuneIn | Google Play Music. Psalm 95 and 96 is the message preached at the beginning of the Tribulation. 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 2000, 2001, 2002 Eugene H. Peterson by NavPress Publishing. Psalm 98:1-2; Psalm 98:4-7 Read chapter in The Message Bible. B. It’s worth noting that Psalm 98 is the Psalm that inspired the Christmas song, Joy to the World – which was not written as a Christmas hymn. Introduction: Psalm 95-100 are prophetic psalms all addressing the events of the end times. The Enthronement Psalms celebrate the reign of God as sovereign or king over all humanity and, indeed, over all creation. 7 Let the sea roar with its fullness; the world, and those who dwell therein. He's made a world of wonders! 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