Psalm of the Day



Psalm 130 (129 LXX/Septuagint)


De profundis clamavi ad te, Domine;
Domine, exaudi vocem meam.
Fiant aures tuæ intendentes in vocem deprecationis meæ.
Si iniquitates observaveris, Domine, Domine, quis sustinebit?
Quia apud te propitiatio est; et propter legem tuam sustinui te, Domine.
Sustinuit anima mea in verbo ejus: Speravit anima mea in Domino.
A custodia matutina usque ad noctem, speret Israël in Domino.
Quia apud Dominum misericordia, et copiosa apud eum redemptio.
Et ipse redimet Israël ex omnibus iniquitatibus ejus.


Out of the depths I cry to you, Lord;
Lord, hear my voice.
Let your ears be attentive as I voice my pleadings.
If Thou, O Lord, kept record of iniquities, Lord, who could stand?
But with you there is forgiveness; for that you be revered, Lord.
In my innermost being I long for His word; my very being yearns for the Lord.
As a night watchman anticipates morning, let Israel hope in the Lord.
But in the Lord there is mercy and fullness of redemption,
And He will deliver Israel from all iniquities.

3 Responses to Psalm of the Day

  1. Craig says:

    In today’s Daily Dose of Greek, Dr. Plummer exegetes Matthew 1:21 and follows that with a few thoughts on this year:

    http://dailydoseofgreek.com/scripture-passage/matthew/merry-christmas/

    Like

  2. Craig says:

    Some prefer it a bit faster:

    But I like the one posted.

    Arvo Pärt is from Estonia, and he’s either EO or Russian Orthodox. Most of his works reflect his beliefs. I’ve listened to a number of his pieces the past couple days.

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