|Overview - Psalms 78|
|1||An exhortation both to learn and to preach, the law of God.|
|9||The story of God's wrath against the incredulous and disobedient.|
|67||The Israelites being rejected, God chose Judah, Zion, and David.|
Psalms 78:1 (King James Version)
Give ear, O my people, to my law: incline your ears to the words of my mouth.
- M. 3074. B.C. 930. (Title.) Maschil. or, A Psalm for
- Asaph, to give instruction.
- 74:1 *title
- This Psalm was probably written, as Calmet and others suppose, by Asaph in the days of Asa, who had gained, by the aid of the Syrians, a great victory over the Israelites, and brought back to the pure worship of God many out of the tribes of Ephraim, Manasseh, and Simeon. 2 Chronicles 15:1-16:14
- See on Ps
- 49:1-3 51:4 Judges 5:3 ; Proverbs 8:4-6 ; Isaiah 51:4 ; 55:3 Matthew 13:9