You can skip to local navigation, content or closing (global) navigation.

Geneva Bible Notes (1560): Psalm 51

Verse Navigation

add

1 a To reproue him because he had committed so horrible sinnes, and lied in the same without repentance more then a whole yere.

add·KJB·GBGN·JG·MH·TSK

add

1 b As his sinnes were manifolde & great so he requireth that God wolde giue him the feling of his excellent and abundant mercies.

add

1 ! When Dauid was rebuked by the Prophet Nathan, for his great offences, he did not onely acknowledge the same to God with protestation of his natural corruption and iniquitie,but also left a memorial thereof to his posteritie.

add

2 c My sinnes sticke so fast in me, that I haue nede of some singular kinde of washing.

add·KJB·GBGN·JG·MH·TSK

add

3 d My counscience accuseth me, so that I can haue no rest, til I be reconciled.

add·KJB·GBGN·JG·MH·TSK

add

4 e When thou giuest sentence against sinners, thei must nedes confesse thee to be just and them selues sinners.

add·KJB·GBGN·JG·MH·TSK

add

6 f He confesseth that God, who loueth purenes of heart, maie justely destroy man, who of nature, who of nature is a sinner, much more him, whome he had instructed in his heauenlie wisdome.

add·KJB·GBGN·JG·MH·TSK

add

7 ! Therefore first he desireth God to forgiue his sinnes,

add·KJB·GBGN·JG·MH·TSK

add

8 h By the bones he vnderstandeth all strength of foule and bodie, which by cares and mourning are consumed.

add·KJB·GBGN·JG·MH·TSK

add

8 g He meaneth Gods comfortable mercies towards repentant sinners.

add

10 ! And to renue in him his holie Spirit,

add·KJB·GBGN·JG·MH·TSK

add

10 i He confesseth that when Gods Spirit is colde in vs, to haue it againe reuiued is as a new creation.

add

12 k Which maie assure me that I am drawen out of the sclauerie of sinne.

add·KJB·GBGN·JG·MH·TSK

add

13 ! With promes that he wil not be unmindeful of those great graces.

add·KJB·GBGN·JG·MH·TSK

add

13 l He promiseth to endeuour that others by his example may turne to God.

add

14 m From the murder of Vriiah, and the the others that were slaine with him, {2Sam. 11:17}

add·KJB·GBGN·JG·MH·TSK

add

15 n By giuing me occasion to praise thee, when thou shalt forgiue my sinnes.

add·KJB·GBGN·JG·MH·TSK

add

17 o Which is a wounding of the heart, proceding of faith, which seketh vnto God for mercie.

add·KJB·GBGN·JG·MH·TSK

add

18 ! Finally fearing lest God wolde punish the whole Church for his faute, he requireth that he wolde rather increase his graces towards the same.

add·KJB·GBGN·JG·MH·TSK

add

18 p He praieth for the whole Church, because through his sinne it was in danger of Gods judgement.

add

19 q That is, just & lawful, applied to their right end, which is the exercise of faith & repentance.

add·KJB·GBGN·JG·MH·TSK