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Psalm 42:1

Psalm 42:1

A depth of urgency and deep pathos is captured in these verses as the metaphor of a weary hind, parched from the blistering heat of the day; exhausted from the pounding pursuit of howling hounds, who hungry for her blood, as she pants for a water-hole, is compared with the gaping need in the heart of a believer, yearning for his God. It is the soul that is panting after God. It is when the very core of our being; the entire person; the innermost self longs after read more...

Psalm 42:2

Psalm 42:2

The intense heart-yearnings of the Psalmist for the Lord and his deep pleading enquiry to know the whereabouts of his God, resounds like the repetitive tolling of a bell through the intensely personal pleadings of Korah, in his Psalm - before he finally reached victory in his heart and a deep satisfaction within his soul.

The soul that thirsts for the Lord and pants for God and keep on and on thirsting and panting for Him is the read more...