Category: 105: Wisdom Books

Job 12 – 15

Job 12 Job Answers Job 12:1 And Job answered and said, 12:2 No doubt but ye are the people, and wisdom shall die with you. Job complains that the just [godly] are laughed at when they have trials. 12:3 But I have understanding as well as you; I am not inferior to you: yea, who […]

Job 8 – 11

Job 8  Bildad Speaks and Job Answers Him Job is humble before God, for God himself declared Job to be perfect in Job 1. The book of Job is about the age old question of why God allows the righteous to suffer in this life. Job is accompanied by Ecclesiastes in the inquiry into this  questions of […]

Job 4 – 7

Job 4 Eliphaz the Temanite tries to answer Job. Job 4:1 Then Eliphaz the Temanite answered and said, 4:2 If we assay to commune with thee, wilt thou be grieved? [Will you listen to us?] but who can withhold himself from speaking? Eliphaz said that he [Job] has taught and helped many and now that […]

Job 1 – 3

Introduction The theme of the book of Job is the majesty and wisdom of God, and the folly of human pride and self-justification against God. The Book of Job is close to Ecclesiastes in its format of reasoning about the higher questions of life. Why does a loving God allow suffering? Why does God allow […]

Psalms 145 – 150

These Psalms are about the coming of Christ to establish the Kingdom of God over all the earth and later the coming of God the Father as pictured by the Feast of the Eighth Day.  God will give every person an opportunity to be delivered from bondage to Satan, sin and death; those who embrace […]

Psalms 141 – 144

Psalm 141 The godly put their trust and hope in the LORD their Deliverer  Psalm 141:1 Lord, I cry unto thee: make haste unto me; give ear unto my voice, when I cry unto thee. The prayers of the repentant and faithful are likened to incense which rises up to heaven as a sweet perfume to […]

Psalms 137 – 140

Psalm 137 A prophecy of a future – from David’s time – captivity in Babylon, and of sincere repentance and longing for Jerusalem the city of God the Almighty during that captivity   Longing for Jerusalem or the temple is an allegory of sincere repentance and longing for the God who chose that city.   The ancient […]

Psalms 134 – 136

Psalm 134 God our Creator and Deliverer; is worthy of praise forever more While the afternoon “Hour of Prayer” began the preparations for the evening sacrifice and the evening sacrifice was killed and prepared before the sun set, it was not offered [burned on the altar] until sunset. Psalm 134:1 Behold, bless [Serve, Obey and […]

Psalms 130 – 133

Psalm 130 A Psalm of Repentance; read on the Day of Atonement by the early Ekklesia Psalm 130:1 Out of the depths have I cried unto thee, O LORD. David cries out in repentance out of the depth of his despair over sin, as an example for us that we should also sincerely repent and […]

Psalms 125 – 129

Psalm 125 A declaration of absolute trust in God to live by every Word of God, and confidence that those who do so will remain unmoved forever Psalm 125:1 They that trust in the LORD shall be as mount Zion, which cannot be removed, but abideth for ever. All those who put their trust in […]

Psalms 120 – 124

David wrote fifteen Psalms of Degrees [ascents or steps]  in preparation for the building of the temple by his son Solomon.  Once the temple was dedicated these Psalms were sung by the Levitical choir as they stood on the fifteen steps leading into the temple courtyard.  Each psalm represents a step closer to God in […]

Psalms 119:97 – 176

Mem The righteous love God’s Word and law, for God’s Word and Law are the sum of righteousness 119:97 O how love I thy law! it is my meditation all the day. We should meditate [deeply think on] on God’s Word always and keep every Word of God in our hearts forever, the law and […]

Psalms 119:49 – 96

Zain 119:49 Remember the word unto thy servant, upon which thou hast caused me to hope. 119:50 This [God’s Word] is my comfort in my affliction: for thy word hath quickened [gives life] me. The zealous to live by every Word of God are despised by the rebellious and the lukewarm, yet the faithful continue […]

Psalms 119:1 – 48

Psalm 119 Introduction King James Version (KJV) The Law of Moses Many teach that we must keep the commandments, and by that they mean the Ten Commandments only. Many make a huge error by holding a distinction between the Law which God gave to Moses and the New Covenant, which they claim requires the Ten Commandments […]

Psalms 115 – 118

Psalms 115 to 118 were sung at the end of the Passover service Psalm 115 David writes that all glory belongs to God: God delivers those who cannot deliver themselves  Physical Israel could not come out of Egypt on their own and spiritual Israel cannot come out of sin on their own.  If we do […]

Psalms 109 – 114

Psalm 109 This is primarily a prophecy about Caiaphas the high priest and his plot to murder Jesus Christ  This Psalm curses Caiaphas and his descendants in the flesh until they rise for their judgment and are ashamed of what he had done in plotting the murder of the Christ. Psalm 109:1 Hold not thy […]

Psalms 107 – 108

Psalm 107 A prophecy and song of rejoicing over deliverance from bondage A prophecy of deliverance from Babylon for Judah and the latter day deliverance at the end of the tribulation by the coming of Messiah. Psalm 107:1 O give thanks unto the LORD, for he is good: for his mercy endureth for ever. Physically […]

Psalms 106

Psalm 106 The Greatness of God Psalm 106:1 Praise ye the LORD. O give thanks unto the LORD; for he is good: for his mercy endureth for ever. Who can declare all the wonders of God which are too many to number?  Who can praise God as much as he deserves? 106:2 Who can utter […]

Psalms 103 – 105

All through the sixth day of the Feast of Unleavened Bread, Israel trekked across the Red Sea and as the evening approached they came up out of the sea and began to rejoice over their deliverance as the Seventh day of the Feast began when the sun set.   This event is an allegory that God […]

Psalms 96 – 102

Psalm 96 A true New World Order will begin with the coming of Jesus Christ   Both physical and spiritual Israel will be delivered and the Word of God will be opened up to all nations and peoples.  God’s Spirit will be poured out on all flesh on a Feast of Pentecost (Joel 2:28), and all […]

Psalms 90 – 95

Psalm 90 The LORD has lived through all the generations of man, indeed the LORD was before man existed and God created all that is Psalm 90:1 Lord, thou hast been our dwelling place in all generations.  90:2 Before the mountains were brought forth, or ever thou hadst formed the earth and the world, even […]

Psalms 88 – 89

Psalm 88 A prayer of repentance Psalm 88:1 O lord God of my salvation, I have cried day and night before thee: 88:2 Let my prayer come before thee: incline thine ear unto my cry; 88:3 For my soul is full of troubles: and my life draweth nigh unto the grave. 88:4 I am counted […]

Psalms 82 – 87

Psalm 82 May all people be like God the Just Judge, in all their judgments and doings Psalm 82:1 God standeth in the congregation of the mighty; he judgeth among the gods [mighty ones]. How long will the leaders of today’s physical and spiritual Israel judge unjustly and permit living contrary to the Word of […]

Psalms 79 – 81

Psalm 79 A prophecy of the future captivities and the destruction’s of the temple Psalm 79:1 O God, the heathen are come into thine inheritance; thy holy temple have they defiled; they have laid Jerusalem on heaps. The past destruction’s of the city Jerusalem and the temple by Babylon and Rome were fore runners of […]

Psalms 77 – 78

Psalm 77 A prophecy of the repentance of Israel; during the tribulation the nations and peoples of physical and spiritual Israel will cry out to God for deliverance in the hour of her correction. Psalm 77:1 I cried unto God with my voice, even unto God with my voice; and he gave ear unto me.  […]

Psalms 75 – 76

Psalm 75 David thanks God for his deliverance Psalm 75:1 Unto thee, O God, do we give thanks, unto thee do we give thanks: for that thy name is near thy wondrous works declare. When Jesus Christ comes he will rule all nations in the justice of every Word of God as King of kings. […]

Psalms 72 – 74

Psalm 72 Psalm 72:1 Give [teach] the king thy judgments [God’s Word], O God, and thy righteousness [God’s Word] unto the king’s son. In the Kingdom of God Messiah will rule the whole earth and the resurrected David will rule all Israel while the resurrected saints will rule all nations in the righteousness of every […]

Psalms 69 – 71

Psalm 69 A prophecy of the sacrificial death of Messiah the Christ, the curse of the present spiritual blindness on Israel and the final deliverance of Israel   Multitudes of enemies are likened to a flood of waters, and being helpless before the enemy is like trying to get free from deep mud and quicksand. […]

Psalms 67 – 68

Psalm 67 God’s mercies and blessings on his faithful will be made known to all humanity when the dead are resurrected. Psalm 67:1 God be merciful unto us, and bless us; and cause his face to shine upon us; Selah. The ways of God will be revealed to all peoples and they will seek to […]

Psalms 64 – 66

Psalm 64 God will save his faithful from the ultimate enemy, Satan and bondage to sin and death. Psalm 64:1 Hear my voice, O God, in my prayer: preserve my life from fear of the enemy.  64:2 Hide [deliver] me from the secret counsel [schemes] of the wicked; from the insurrection of the workers of […]