Blessed: There are two Hebrew words translated as "blessed. This noun is derived from the verb ashar Strong's , which means "to be straight. The straight path is the shortest distance between two points and is easy to follow. The crooked path is the longer path filled with peril and fatigue and one can easily become lost.
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Please enter your email address associated with your Salem All-Pass account, then click Continue. We'll send you an email with steps on how to reset your password. This summary of the book of Psalms provides information about the title, author s , date of writing, chronology, theme, theology, outline, a brief overview, and the chapters of the Book of Psalms. The titles "Psalms" and "Psalter" come from the Septuagint the pre-Christian Greek translation of the OT , where they originally referred to stringed instruments such as harp, lyre and lute , then to songs sung with their accompaniment. The traditional Hebrew title is tehillim meaning "praises"; see note on Ps title , even though many of the psalms are tephillot meaning "prayers". In fact, one of the first collections included in the book was titled "the prayers of David son of Jesse" The Psalter is a collection of collections and represents the final stage in a process that spanned centuries.
Emotions are both complicated and complex, both mysterious and mystifying. Even the experts are not sure what causes us to experience emotions. Both social science and neurobiology have tried, to no avail, to explain the origin of emotions. And for Christians, emotions can be troubling, frustrating, and untrustworthy.
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