A song of ascents. 1 Lord, my heart is not proud, nor my eyes haughty; Nor do I involve myself in great matters, Or in things too difficult for me. shallow thinkers who are quick to mock or disdain. Nor do I involve myself in great matters. 5 May all who hate Zion. All rights reserved. - Out of the depths [of distress] I have cried to You, O LORD. But they are like the chaff [worthless and without substance] which the wind blows away. My soul is like a weaned child within me [composed and freed from discontent]. So I do not intrude into great matters or into things too wonderful for me. Psalm 131 New American Standard Bible (NASB) Childlike Trust in the Lord. 2 I am humbled and quieted in … Psalm 131 – David’s Humble, Learned Contentment in the LORD. Surely I have calmed and quieted my soul; Like a weaned child [resting] with his mother, My soul is like a weaned child within me [composed and freed from discontent]. And on His law [His precepts and teachings] he [habitually] meditates day and night. Of David. Lord, hear my voice! 2 Surely I have calmed and quieted my soul; Like a weaned child [resting] with his mother, My soul is like a weaned child within me [composed and freed from discontent]. -To the Chief Musician. Psalm 131 - NIV: My heart is not proud, LORD, my eyes are not haughty; I do not concern myself with great matters or things too wonderful for me. and made their furrows long. Copyright © 2015 by The Lockman Foundation, La Habra, CA 90631. Of David. And in whatever he does, he prospers [and comes to maturity]. 1 Lord, MY heart is not haughty, nor my eyes lofty; neither do I exercise myself in matters too great or in things too wonderful for me. 1 A Song of Ascents, of David. 131 Lord, my heart is not proud, nor my eyes haughty;Nor do I involve myself in great matters,Or in things too difficult for me.2 Surely I have calmed and quieted my soul;Like a weaned child [resting] with his mother,My soul is like a weaned child within me [composed and freed from discontent].3 O Israel, hope in the LordFrom this time forth and forever. Nor sinners in the assembly of the righteous. 3 … 2 Surely I have calmed and … 2 “they have greatly oppressed me from my youth, but they have not gained the victory over me. 131 Lord, my heart is not proud, nor my eyes haughty; Nor do I involve myself in great matters, Or in things too difficult for me. 3 … 1 Behold, how good and how pleasant it is for brethren to dwell together in unity! As a nursed child rests with its mother, like a nursed child my soul rests with me. 3 Israel, put your hope in the Lord both now and forevermore. Instead, I have calmed and quieted myself, like a weaned child who no longer cries for its mother’s milk. 1 My heart is not proud, ( A) Lord, my eyes are not haughty; ( B) I do not concern myself with great matters. 4 The wicked [those who live in disobedience to God’s law] are not so,But they are like the chaff [worthless and without substance] which the wind blows away.5 Therefore the wicked will not stand [unpunished] in the judgment,Nor sinners in the assembly of the righteous.6 For the Lord knows and fully approves the way of the righteous,But the way of the wicked shall perish. This has been called “The Preface Psalm” because in some respects it introduces the complete book of Psalms as a godly message. Surely I have calmed and quieted my soul; Like a weaned child [resting] with his mother. Psalm 131 . 2. Yes, like a weaned child is my soul within me. You scrutinize my path and my lying down, And You are intimately acquainted with all my ways. AMPC: Amplified Bible, Classic Edition My soul is like a weaned child within me [composed and freed from discontent]. Psalm 131 – David’s Humble, Learned Contentment in the LORD. ALL. 131 Lord, my heart is not proud, nor my eyes haughty;Nor do I involve myself in great matters,Or in things too difficult for me.2 Surely I have calmed and quieted my soul;Like a weaned child [resting] with his mother,My soul is like a weaned child within me [composed and freed from discontent].3 O Israel, hope in the LordFrom this time forth and forever. - O LORD, you have searched me [thoroughly] and have known me. 2 It is like the precious ointment poured on the head, that ran down on the beard, even the beard of Aaron [the first high priest], that came down upon the collar and skirts of his garments [consecrating the whole body]. Psalm 133 Amplified Bible, Classic Edition (AMPC) Psalm 133 A Song of [] Ascents. I.e. Psalm 131-135 New International Version (NIV) Psalm 131 A song of ascents. Psalm 132 A song of … Psalm 131:2 AMPC Surely I have calmed and quieted my soul; like a weaned child with his mother, like a weaned child is my soul within me [ceased from fretting]. 131 Lord, my heart is not proud, nor my eyes haughty; Nor do I involve myself in great matters, Or in things too difficult for me. Amplified Compact Holy Bible--soft leather-look, camel/burgundy, Amplified Study Bible, Large Print, Imitation Leather, Brown, Amplified Thinline Holy Bible--bonded leather, black (indexed), Amplified Large-Print Bible--bonded leather, burgundy, Amplified Holy Bible--bonded leather, burgundy (indexed). A psalm of David. I’m content to not pursue matters that are over my head— such as your complex mysteries and wonders— that I’m not yet ready to understand. Instead I have soothed and quieted my soul. It opens with a benediction, “Blessed,” as does the Sermon on the Mount (Matt 5:3). This psalm is titled A Song of Ascents. 131. 131 Lord, my heart is not proud, nor my eyes arrogant; Nor do I involve myself in great matters, Or in things too difficult for me. The first may be when Saul hunted David, and David was repeatedly accused of ambition for the throne of Israel. Of David. 1 My heart is not proud, Lord, my eyes are not haughty; I do not concern myself with great matters or things too wonderful for me. -A Song of Ascents. Wait confidently, O Israel, for the LORD from now to eternity. Of David. But there is forgiveness with You, That You may be feared and … Commentators suggest two possible occasions for its composition. O Israel, put your hope in the LORD— now and always. The first may be when Saul hunted David, and David was repeatedly accused of ambition for the throne of Israel. Commentators suggest two possible occasions for its composition. Amplified Bible (AMP). A A A A A ... AMP change. All rights reserved. Tools. 3 It is like the dew of … Surely I have calmed and quieted my soul; Like a weaned child [resting] with his mother. 2 Surely I have calmed and quieted my soul; Like a weaned child [resting] with his mother, My soul is like a weaned child within me [composed and freed from discontent]. 131 A song of the stairway, by King David 1 Lord, my heart is meek before you. 2 Surely I have calmed and quieted my soul; Like a weaned child [resting] with his mother, My soul is like a weaned child within me [composed and freed from discontent]. I don’t concern myself with matters too great or too awesome for me to grasp. Copyright © 2015 by The Lockman Foundation, La Habra, CA 90631. God’s Omnipresence and Omniscience. Let Your ears be attentive To the voice of my supplications. Psalm 131 My Heart Is Not Proud - HeadingA song of the ascents. 131 Lord, my heart is not proud, nor my eyes haughty; Nor do I involve myself in great matters, Or in things too difficult for me. A Psalm of David. 1 [a]Blessed [fortunate, prosperous, and favored by God] is the man who does not walk in the counsel of the wicked [following their advice and example],Nor stand in the path of sinners,Nor sit [down to rest] in the seat of [b]scoffers (ridiculers).2 But his delight is in the law of the Lord,And on His law [His precepts and teachings] he [habitually] meditates day and night. Of David. But I have calmed and quieted myself, I am like a weaned child with its mother; like a weaned child I am content. The second may be David’s in response to his wife, Michal, when she accused him of being vulgar and undignified after he … O Lord, my heart is not proud, nor my eyes haughty; Nor do I involve myself in great matters, Or in things too difficult for me. LORD, my heart is not haughty, nor mine eyes lofty: neither do I exercise myself in great matters, or in things too high for me.