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Praise


1. God is worthy of. 2Sa 22:4.

2. Christ is worthy of. Re 5:12.

3. God is glorified by. Ps 22:23; 50:23.

4. Offered to Christ. Joh 12:13.

5. Acceptable through Christ. Heb 13:15.

6. Is due to God on account of

a. His majesty. Ps 96:1,6; Isa 24:14.

b. His glory. Ps 138:5; Eze 3:12.

c. His excellency. Ex 15:7; Ps 148:13.

d. His greatness. 1Ch 16:25; Ps 145:3.

e. His holiness. Ex 15:11; Isa 6:3.

f. His wisdom. Da 2:20; Jude 1:25.

g. His power. Ps 21:13.

h. His goodness. Ps 107:8; 118:1; 136:1; Jer 33:11.

i. His mercy. 2Ch 20:21; Ps 89:1; 118:1-4; 136:1-26.

j. His loving-kindness and truth. Ps 138:2.

k. His faithfulness and truth. Isa 25:1.

l. His salvation. Ps 18:46; Isa 35:10; 61:10; Lu 1:68,69.

m. His wonderful works. Ps 89:5; 150:2; Isa 25:1.

n. His consolation. Ps 42:5; Isa 12:1.

o. His judgment. Ps 101:1.

p. His counsel. Ps 16:7; Jer 32:19.

q. Fulfilling of his promises. 1Ki 8:56.

r. Pardon of sin. Ps 103:1-3; Ho 14:2.

s. Spiritual health. Ps 103:3.

t. Constant preservation. Ps 71:6-8.

u. Deliverance. Ps 40:1-3; 124:6.

v. Protection. Ps 28:7; 59:17.

w. Answering prayer. Ps 28:6; 118:21.

x. The hope of glory. 1Pe 1:3,4.

y. All spiritual blessings. Ps 103:2; Eph 1:3.

z. All temporal blessings. Ps 104:1,14; 136:25.

A. The continuance of blessings. Ps 68:19.

7. Is obligatory upon

a. Angels. Ps 103:20; 148:2.

b. Saints. Ps 30:4; 149:5.

c. Gentiles. Ps 117:1; Ro 15:11.

d. Children. Ps 8:2; Mt 21:16.

e. High and low. Ps 148:1,11.

f. Young and old. Ps 148:1,12.

g. Small and great. Re 19:5.

h. All men. Ps 107:8; 145:21.

i. All creation. Ps 148:1-10; 150:6.

8. Is good and comely. Ps 33:1; 147:1.

9. Should be offered

a. With the understanding. Ps 47:7; 1Co 14:15.

b. With the soul. Ps 103:1; 104:1,35.

c. With the whole heart. Ps 9:1; 111:1; 138:1.

d. With uprightness of heart. Ps 119:7.

e. With the lips. Ps 63:3; 119:171.

f. With the mouth. Ps 51:15; 63:5.

g. With joy. Ps 63:5; 98:4.

h. With gladness. 2Ch 29:30; Jer 33:11.

i. With thankfulness. 1Ch 16:4; Ne 12:24; Ps 147:7.

j. Continually. Ps 35:28; 71:6.

k. During life. Ps 104:33.

l. More and more. Ps 71:14.

m. Day and night. Re 4:8.

n. Day by day. 2Ch 30:21.

o. For ever and ever. Ps 145:1,2.

p. Throughout the world. Ps 113:3.

q. In psalms and hymns &c. Ps 105:2; Eph 5:19; Col 3:16.

10. Accompanied with musical instruments. 1Ch 16:41,42; Ps 150:3,5.

11. Is a part of public worship. Ps 9:14; 100:4; 118:19,20; Heb 2:12.

12. Saints should

a. Show forth. Isa 43:21; 1Pe 2:9.

b. Be endued with the spirit of. Isa 61:3.

c. Render, under affliction. Ac 16:25.

d. Glory in. 1Ch 16:35.

e. Triumph in. Ps 106:47.

f. Express their joy by. Jas 5:13.

g. Declare. Isa 42:12.

h. Invite others to. Ps 34:3; 95:1.

i. Pray for ability to offer. Ps 51:15; 119:175.

j. Posture suited to. 1Ch 23:30; Ne 9:5.

13. Called the

a. Fruit of the lips. Heb 13:15.

b. Voice of praise. Ps 66:8.

c. Voice of triumph. Ps 47:1.

d. Voice of melody. Isa 51:3.

e. Voice of a psalm. Ps 98:5.

f. Garment of praise. Isa 61:3.

g. Sacrifice of praise. Heb 13:15.

h. Sacrifices of joy. Ps 27:6.

i. Calves of the lips. Ho 14:2.

14. The heavenly host engage in. Isa 6:3; Lu 2:13; Re 4:9-11; 5:12.

15. Exemplified

a. Melchizedek. Ge 14:20.

b. Moses. Ex 15:1-21.

c. Jethro. Ex 18:10.

d. Israelites. 1Ch 16:36.

e. David. 1Ch 29:10-13; Ps 119:164.

f. Priests and Levites. Ezr 3:10-11.

g. Ezra. Ne 8:6.

h. Hezekiah. Isa 38:19.

i. Zacharias. Lu 1:64.

j. Shepherds. Lu 2:20.

k. Simeon. Lu 2:28.

l. Anna. Lu 2:38.

m. Multitudes. Lu 18:43.

n. Disciples. Lu 19:37,38.

o. The Apostles. Lu 24:53.

p. First converts. Ac 2:47.

q. Lame man. Ac 3:8.

r. Paul and Silas. Ac 16:25.