Biblical psalms

Psalm 22: complete, commentary

Comment – Psalm 22 describes the figure of a righteous man in a state of suffering and persecuted but full of faith in God. It is an autobiography of the author concerning the personal painful...

Psalm 86: complete, commentary

Comment – The author of Psalm 86 is a Jew who shows great resistance to the pressure made by his opponents, men full of arrogance and very violent who brag about the gods they believe in. The...

Psalm 123: complete, commentary

Comment – In Psalm 123, the situation that appears to the reader's eyes is that of the pain of a loss of the person who represents it. However, he finds the strength to react to all this through his...

Psalm 77: complete, commentary

Comment – The author of Psalm 77 can be described as a pious Jew, who stayed in Palestine at the time of deportation to Babylon. The holidays spent in Jerusalem and in the temple, now destroyed for...

Psalm 97: complete, commentary

Comment – Psalm 97 opens with the announcement of the kingdom of God and for this reason all the peoples of the earth are invited to exult for this, wherever they are. God is represented as sitting...

Psalm 23: complete, commentary

Comment – He who prays in Psalm 23 personally experienced the way in which the Lord led him in the midst of the traps perpetrated against him by his enemies. Full of faith he serenely declares that...

Psalm 24: complete, commentary

Comment – Psalm 24 illustrates when Israel is returning from exile, in the awareness that, after the destruction of the city and the temple of Jerusalem, to be with the Lord one must be pure in...

Psalm 112: complete, commentary

Comment – Psalm 112 speaks of the righteous who he considers blessed because fearing the Lord he is not afraid but shrewd in respecting the commandments, an action which instead of costing him...

Psalm 48: complete, commentary

Comment – In Psalm 48, the protection of God is celebrated on Mount Zion overlooking Jerusalem. The psalmist praises God for assisting the city against the invasion of the enemy, thus rewarding the...

Psalm 15: complete, commentary

Comment – The author of Psalm 15 lists the conditions for living in the lord's tent, dwelling on his holy mountain, a very heartfelt prayer with the trust of those who fear the Lord, firmly...

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