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Psalm 50

The Acceptable Sacrifice

A Psalm of Asaph.

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The mighty one, God the Lord,

speaks and summons the earth

from the rising of the sun to its setting.


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Ps 50:1-23. In the grandeur and solemnity of a divine judgment, God is introduced as instructing men in the nature of true worship, exposing hypocrisy, warning the wicked, and encouraging the pious.

1-4. The description of this majestic appearance of God resembles that of His giving the law (compare Ex 19:16; 20:18; De 32:1).




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