Psalms 78:5

Overview - Psalms 78
An exhortation both to learn and to preach, the law of God.
The story of God's wrath against the incredulous and disobedient.
67 The Israelites being rejected, God chose Judah, Zion, and David.
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Psalms 78:5  (King James Version)
For he established a testimony in Jacob, and appointed a law in Israel, which he commanded our fathers, that they should make them known to their children:

For he
81:5 119:152 147:19 Deuteronomy 4:45 ; 6:7 11:19 Isaiah 8:20 ; Romans 3:2
1 John 5:9-12

The word testimony is used for the ark, and for the law, written on tables of stone, put within the ark, and covered with the mercy seat. This testified the Lord's gracious presence with his people, and seemed to point out to them both the way of access and acceptance, and the standard or rule of their duty.
Exodus 25:16 Exodus 25:21 ; Exodus 40:3 Exodus 40:20

that they
Psalms 78:3 Psalms 78:4 ; Genesis 18:19 ; Isaiah 38:19 ; Ephesians 6:4