Commentary on Psalm 119:57-64 Psalm 119:114 Parallel Verses [⇓ See commentary ⇓] Psalm 119:114, NIV: "You are my refuge and my shield; I have put my hope in your word." Psalm 119:114 – You are my hiding place and my shield; I wait for Your word. Psalm 119:114, ESV: "You are my hiding place and my shield; I hope in your word." BY DR. GRAHAM BROWN, M.Sc., D.Min. In the mean time, the statutes of the Lord supply subjects for grateful praise. Psalm 114: A highly poetic description of the Exodus, this psalm emphasizes both God’s power displayed (verses 3-6), and His provision supplied (verse 8). PSALM 119 LETTERS AND MEANINGS Psalm 119 contains the 22 letters of the Hebrew alphabet. The author is unnamed; older commentators almost universally said it is a psalm of David, composed throughout his entire life. This long psalm deserves a long introduction. To get what Psalm 119:114 means based on its source text, scroll down or follow these links for the original scriptural meaning , biblical context and relative popularity. The perfections of God are chambers of retreat and safety to his people. Psalm 119. D.Ep., Th.D. 1 Blessed are the undefiled in the way, who walk in the law of the Lord. The God of Israel’s deliverance (verses 1-2), is still their God (verse 7), the implication being that He can still unfurl … The format of Psalm 119 is an alphabetic acrostic, meaning that the first letters of each line in Hebrew follow through the alphabet, 8 lines per letter, thus 8 lines x 22 letters in Hebrew = 176 lines. 1 Blessed are the undefiled in the way, who walk in the law of the LORD. I. There are 8 verses per letter describing the meaning of the letter. Where they may hide themselves and be safe, till such calamities are over (Isa. 26:20). Psalm 119 – The Greatness and Glory of God’s Word. You are my refuge and my shield; I have put my hope in your word. ON PSALM 119 . Young’s concordance provides additional definitions. Aleph . From temporal calamities. In the season of affliction, and in the silent hours of the night, he remembers the name of the Lord, and is stirred up to keep the law. 3 They also do no iniquity: they walk in his ways. DAILY BIBLE VERSE AND DEVOTION – PSALM 119:114. PSALM 119:114. Sometimes when life gets tough, we just need someone to have our back. 2 Blessed are they that keep his testimonies, and that seek him with the whole heart. You are my refuge and my shield; your word is my source of hope. A man would be ashamed of his hope if it turned out that it was not based upon a sure foundation; but this will never happen in our case. 2 INTRODUCTION Page 12 CHAPTER ONE Page 15 . All who have made religion the first thing, will own that they have been unspeakable gainers by it. This is a psalm by itself, like none of the rest; it excels them all, and shines brightest in this constellation. Bible verse and devotion. Psalm 119:114, NASB: "You are my hiding place and my shield; I wait for Your word." – Psalm 119:114. It is much longer than any of them more than twice as long as any of them. I’m sure it’s obvious to you, but I find it interesting that the hiding place is revealed to those in trouble … to those needing a refuge … to those in the middle of a storm. Psalm 119:114 "Thou [art] my hiding place and my shield: I hope in thy word." Psalm 119:114, KJV: "Thou art my hiding place and my shield: I hope in thy word." KING JAMES VERSION (KJV) TRANSLATION, MEANING, CONTEXT. In Psa 119:114 he had spoken of his hope as founded on the word, and now he begs for the fulfilment of that word that his hope might be justified in the sight of all. א. ALEPH . And be safe, till such calamities are over ( Isa first thing, will own they... 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