Psalm 126 Outline
– The Israelites were filled with awe when they return from captivity (Psalm 126:1-3)
– The returned Israelites’ captives prayed for restoration (Psalm 126:4-6)
Psalm 126 Summary
In Psalm 126:1-3, when God let the Israelites captives return to Zion, the Israelites were filled with awe because they thought they will be in exile forever.
In Psalm 126:4-6, the Israelites who returned from captivity prayed that God will restore their fortunes and bless them with rich harvest.
Psalm 126 Bible Study
1. God is faithful and he always keep his word
God is faithful. He never tells lies. He always keeps his words. God promised that the Israelites will return to Jerusalem after 70 years and it come into fulfillment. In Deuteronomy 7:9, know therefore that the Lord thy God, he is God, the faithful God, which keepeth covenant and mercy with them that love him and keep his commandments to a thousand generations; In 2 Timothy 2:13, if we believe not, yet he abideth faithful: he cannot deny himself. In Jeremiah 29:11-13, for I know the thoughts that I think toward you, saith the Lord, thoughts of peace, and not of evil, to give you an expected end. Then shall ye call upon me, and ye shall go and pray unto me, and I will hearken unto you.And ye shall seek me, and find me, when ye shall search for me with all your heart.
In 2 Thessalonians 3:3,Â But the Lord is faithful, who shall stablish you, and keep you from evil. In Matthew 24:35, Heaven and earth shall pass away, but my words shall not pass away. In 1 Corinthians 1:9, God is faithful, by whom ye were called unto the fellowship of his Son Jesus Christ our Lord. In Hebrews 13:5, let your conversation be without covetousness; and be content with such things as ye have: for he hath said, I will never leave thee, nor forsake thee. In Numbers 23:19, God is not a man, that he should lie; neither the son of man, that he should repent: hath he said, and shall he not do it? or hath he spoken, and shall he not make it good?