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Psa 138:1 — [[[[A Psalm] of David.]] I will praise thee with my whole heart: before the gods will I sing praise unto thee.
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Entire Verse.   A. M. 3485. B.C. 519.
(Title) A Psalm of David   Five MSS. omit {ledawid;} and the LXX. and Arabic prefix also the names of Haggai and Zechariah; and it is probable that it was composed to be sung at the dedication of the second temple
I will praise   Psa 9:1; Psa 86:12,13; Psa 103:1,2; Psa 111:1; 1Cr 14:15; Eph 5:19
with my whole   The versions and several MSS. add Jehovah.
before   Psa 82:1,6; Psa 119:46; Exd 22:28; Jhn 10:34-36; Act 23:5; Hbr 1:14
the gods   Or, God. Elohim.
Correlating Passages
I will praise
Psa 9:1 [[To the chief Musician upon Muthlabben, A Psalm of David.]] I will praise [thee], O LORD, with my whole heart; I will shew forth all thy marvellous works.
Psa 86:12 I will praise thee, O Lord my God, with all my heart: and I will glorify thy name for evermore.
Psa 86:13 For great [is] thy mercy toward me: and thou hast delivered my soul from the lowest hell.
Psa 103:1 [[[A Psalm] of David.]] Bless the LORD, O my soul: and all that is within me, [bless] his holy name.
Psa 103:2 Bless the LORD, O my soul, and forget not all his benefits:
Psa 111:1 Praise ye the LORD. I will praise the LORD with [my] whole heart, in the assembly of the upright, and [in] the congregation.
1Cr 14:15 What is it then? I will pray with the spirit, and I will pray with the understanding also: I will sing with the spirit, and I will sing with the understanding also.
Eph 5:19 Speaking to yourselves in psalms and hymns and spiritual songs, singing and making melody in your heart to the Lord;
before
Psa 82:1 [[A Psalm of Asaph.]] God standeth in the congregation of the mighty; he judgeth among the gods.
Psa 82:6 I have said, Ye [are] gods; and all of you [are] children of the most High.
Psa 119:46 I will speak of thy testimonies also before kings, and will not be ashamed.
Exd 22:28 Thou shalt not revile the gods, nor curse the ruler of thy people.
Jhn 10:34 Jesus answered them, Is it not written in your law, I said, Ye are gods?
Jhn 10:35 If he called them gods, unto whom the word of God came, and the scripture cannot be broken;
Jhn 10:36 Say ye of him, whom the Father hath sanctified, and sent into the world, Thou blasphemest; because I said, I am the Son of God?
Act 23:5 Then said Paul, I wist not, brethren, that he was the high priest: for it is written, Thou shalt not speak evil of the ruler of thy people.
Hbr 1:14 Are they not all ministering spirits, sent forth to minister for them who shall be heirs of salvation?

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