28 June, 2017
Search The Scriptures —Study 62 — Psalms 78: 40-72
Study 62 From the Book of Psalms is: Psalms 78: 40-72
1. The detail of verse 43-51 sets the people’s disobedience (verses 40-42) in bold relief. What other purpose do you think the verses had? Cf. Ps. 103:2; 2 Pet. 1:9, 12, 13.
2. What disasters did idolatry bring upon Israel? How did God in His grace come to their aid? Of what is such action of foreshadowing?
1. Verse 61. A reference to the capture of the ark; see 1 Sa. 4:21.
2. Verses 67-69. The tent at Shiloh, in the territory of Ephraim, was not rebuilt (for the reason given in verses 58-60), but Zion was chosen instead, in the territory of Judah, as the place for God’s sanctuary.