Some of the various meetings called by these parties. We'll send you an email with steps on how to reset your password. We see these two principles harmoniously operating in God's dealing with us through the phenomena of nature. A free meeting (2 Timothy 1:9).6. Their doctrine of atonement has well been described by Dr. Duncan as the admission "that the Lord Jesus Christ did something or other, which somehow or other, was in some way or other connected with man's salvation." “Salvation … that … They "meet and kiss each other." To unite opposite characters (1 Corinthians 17; John 17:21).4. To unite opposite characters (1 Corinthians 17; John 17:21).4. (2) Righteousness and her sister, Peace, only come in the measure in which the mercy and the truth of God are received into thankful hearts. One was so bold in a place to say, omnis homo mendax (. A happy meeting (Ephesians 1:8).5. On the right hand, is mercy presenting the olive. This psalm is a community lament in which the psalmist recounts blessings conferred on the people by the Lord (vv. In answer to prayer, the exulting psalmist sees the attributes of God confederating to bless the once afflicted nation. To promote Jehovah's glory (Ephesians 1:6).2. In Psalm 85:10. the poet unfolds the promise of peace which he has heard, just as he has heard it. A wonderful meeting (1 Timothy 3:16).2. THE MANNER OF THEIR MEETING IN THE SOUL'S SALVATION.1. Thus, righteousness is given to truth, and peace is given to mercy. We mourn under some appointment of life, thinking God is punishing us in it for our sins; as we pray to Him, we learn that we are not being punished, but chastened. An inseparable meeting (Hebrews 13:8).IV. Here is a coalition of qualities BLESSED IN THEIR REUNION. An unexpected meeting to us (Romans 11:33).7. A holy meeting (Jeremiah 2:2, 8).4. THE GLORIOUS PURPOSE FOR WHICH THEY MET.1. Righteousness and peace meet in Christ, God's man; for by these two, some divines understand the Old Testament and the New. Earthly fruitfulness is only possible by the reception of heavenly gifts. To promote Jehovah's glory (Ephesians 1:6).2. And truth blends with mercy. A joyous meeting (Isaiah 53:10).3. ", III. A happy meeting (Ephesians 1:8).5. All this was shadowed forth by the tables of the Law being placed within the ark of the covenant, on which rested the mercy seat, and whereon was sprinkled the atoning blood (1 John 2:2). It is the custom of modern thinkers(?) Christ is the Wisdom of God, because in him, whilst mercy has full scope, nevertheless, the Law is magnified and made honourable. Psalm 85:10 is a Bible verse that describes the fruit of the union between righteousness and peace. These two testaments meet together in Christ, as in their proper centre, they kissed each other on this (Christmas) day, because the gospel performed what the law promised. It is divided into three parts: To promote Jehovah's glory (Ephesians 1:6).2. 5. The government of every pious household is, in measure, a revelation of the government of God. A free meeting (2 Timothy 1:9).6. (1) That in men's experience and life righteousness and peace cannot be rent apart. The title of Psalm 85 is “Prayer that the Lord will Restore Favor to the Land.” And oh, how we need an answer to that prayer today. A wonderful meeting (1 Timothy 3:16).2. THE MANNER OF THEIR MEETING IN THE SOUL'S SALVATION.1. A psalm. To unite opposite covenants of works and grace (Romans 10:4).6. 3. A happy meeting (Ephesians 1:8).5. It is true we have our afflictions and our sorrows, but these are exceptions. In the wisdom of God when devising our salvation. Man may walk in God's ways — not only in the ways that please Him, but in the ways that are like Him, and the likeness can only be a likeness in moral quality. Psalm 85:10, ESV: "Steadfast love and faithfulness meet; righteousness and peace kiss each other." God is as true as if he had fulfilled every letter of his threatenings, as righteous as if he had never spoken peace to a sinner's conscience; his love in undiminished splendour shines forth, but no other of his ever blessed characteristics is eclipsed thereby. An unexpected meeting to us (Romans 11:33). To bring the Church to glory (Hebrews 2:10). History, it is true, records bloody wars, blasting pestilences, and writhing famines, but these after all are only exceptions in God's dispensations with mankind; peace, health, and plenty, have been the rule. exile ~ away from your own country. To bring the Church to glory (Hebrews 2:10).(T. A holy meeting (Jeremiah 2:2, 8).4. Article Images Copyright © 2021 Getty Images unless otherwise indicated. III. JOSEPH A ALEXANDER Psalms Commentary (1864) Spurgeon had high praise for Alexander's work writing that it "Occupies a first place among expositions. Psalm 85:10, KJV: "Mercy and truth are met together; righteousness and peace have kissed each other." An inseparable meeting (Hebrews 13:8).IV. But both principles co-operate. Ps. (But look in the notes on Psalm 85:2). An unexpected meeting to us (Romans 11:33).7. To disunite some unhappy meetings (Isaiah 28:18).3. (3)At Bethlehem at. Grace includes mercy and truth, righteousness and peace. The Jerome Bible Commentary (p. 591) sees it as possibly an eschatological reference. They have not worked together either in communities or in individuals, hence the constant agitations and struggles in all human life. (2)In the garden of Eden after the fall (Genesis 3:15). (3)At Bethlehem at. Righteousness is again personified (cf. The place of assembly was in Christ (Colossians 1:19; 2 Corinthians 5:19). 4. 2. THE MANNER OF THEIR MEETING IN THE SOUL'S SALVATION.1. Please enter your email address associated with your Salem All-Pass account, then click Continue. Peace. 1. They meet together on the way; one going to make inquisition for sin, the other to plead for reconciliation. THE GLORIOUS PURPOSE FOR WHICH THEY MET.1. The heavenly twin sisters, and the earthly pair that corresponds. As a rule, the existence of most men is that of health and judgment; goodness and mercy follow us. We have all a child's hold on God's affections, all a child's need of discipline and correction, all s child's power to grieve Him; and He has all a Father's kind determination to train us in right. To unite opposite characters (1 Corinthians 17; John 17:21). The psalmist desired a complete revival and restoration for Israel, which can be seen throughout the prayer he offered. IV. Verse 10-11. Copyright © 2021, Bible Study Tools. It is difficult to say whether these four great qualities are to be regarded as all belonging to God, or as all belonging to man, or as all common both to God and man. To disunite some unhappy meetings (Isaiah 28:18).3. 1. When were they reconciled? Both in nature work together, they "kiss each other," and bring about the good ordained. Psalm 85 Prayer for the Restoration of God’s Favor. This is their substitute for substitution. 10 Mercy and truth are met together; righteousness and peace have kissed each other. To disunite some unhappy meetings (Isaiah 28:18).3. our Saviour's advent (Luke 2:11):(4)On Mount Calvary (Hebrews 12:2),III. To unite opposite nations in one body (Ephesians 2:16). (See 1 Corinthians 1:30.) There has been "mercy" without "truth," and "peace" of a certain kind, without "righteousness." What is the true Christian but one who has known in his own experience the power of the perfect Christ? A joyous meeting (Isaiah 53:10).3. Peace follows Him, having a cornucopiae full of flowers, and scattering the flowers around. Verse 10. Psalm 85 – Praying for Revival and Restoration. Thus, God allows a Christian to divorce an abusive, unconverted mate (I Corinthians 7:15). A joyous meeting (Isaiah 53:10).3. "Truth shall spring out of the earth, and righteousness shall look down from heaven." A holy meeting (Jeremiah 2:2, 8).4. Psalm 85 was written by the sons of Korah and recalls God’s restoration of Israel. Answer: When Psalm 85:10 states that “righteousness and peace kiss each other,” the psalmist is personifying two of God’s attributes and how they work together. To unite opposite nations in one body (Ephesians 2:16).5. "Mercy rejoiceth against judgment.". This shows the English words related to the source biblical texts along with brief definitions. It is but natural that natural men should do so. II. "Surely his salvation [is] nigh them that fear him; that glory may dwell in our land." To bring the Church to glory (Hebrews 2:10).(T. It is a clear and judicious explanation of the text, and cannot be dispensed with. You, LORD, showed favor to your land; you restored the fortunes of Jacob. Psalms 85:10 "Mercy and truth have met together; Righteousness and peace have kissed each other," (Psalms 85:10). A Psalm. Temporal Mercies of Little Avail Without Such as are Spiritual, Divine Perfections United to Save Sinners, Rigorousness and Clemency in God's Procedure with Man, True Peace is Inseparable from Righteousness, Divine perfections united to save sinners, Rigorousness and clemency in God's procedure with man, True peace is inseparable from righteousness. No good, no beauty of character, no meek rapture of faith, no aspiration Godwards, is ever wasted and lost, for His eye rests upon it. Righteousness looks down, not in its judicial aspect merely, but as the perfect moral purity that belongs to the Divine nature. Man responding to God's gift. To the leader. And as these two, so the other two; Truth and Righteousness seem to be of one complexion and disposition, and commonly take part together. Mercy and truth are met together. THE GLORIOUS PURPOSE FOR WHICH THEY MET.1. In the second two, "Righteousness and peace have kissed each other," we have the picture of what happens upon earth when mercy and truth that come down from heaven are accepted and recognized. A free meeting (2 Timothy 1:9).6. The Jerome Bible Commentary (p. 591) sees it as possibly an eschatological reference. A home without peace hinders the development of righteousness. to make sport of this representation of the result of our Lord's substitutionary atonement; but had they ever been themselves made to feel the weight of sin upon a spiritually awakened conscience, they would cease from their vain ridicule. To disunite some unhappy meetings (Isaiah 28:18).3. A holy meeting (Jeremiah 2:2, 8).4. These sons of Korah were Levites, from the family of Kohath. Mercy and truth are met together, &c. — When that blessed time shall come, those virtues which now seem to be banished from human society shall be restored, and there shall be a happy union of mercy, or benignity, with truth, or veracity, and fidelity; of righteousness, or justice and equity, with peace, or peaceableness and concord. To unite opposite covenants of works and grace (Romans 10:4).6. A holy meeting (Jeremiah 2:2, 8).4. No, nor of Truth. To unite opposite covenants of works and grace (Romans 10:4).6. Mercy and truth are met together; righteousness and peace have kissed each other. Probably this was the thought of the psalmist. The Law doth exact justice, requiring of a malefactor "eye for eye, tooth for tooth, hand for hand, foot for foot;" but the Gospel is full of mercy and peace, saying unto the sinner, who truly repenteth him of his sins, and unfeignedly believes the word of promise, "Son, be of good comfort, thy sins are forgiven thee;" "Daughter be of good cheer, thy faith hath made thee whole;" "Go thy way, they belief hath saved thee;" "Behold, thou art now made whole, sin no more." An inseparable meeting (Hebrews 13:8).IV. B. Baker), (3)Righteousness or justice is satisfied in him, and pleads for an everlasting release. For Righteousness I know not well what to say: gestat gladium, (bears the sword), and I fear non frustra (not in vain). Then comes the assurance of forgiveness, the centralizing the affections in infinite love, and ell in God seems tender and merciful. In Christ Jesus. A free meeting (2 Timothy 1:9).6. To bring the Church to glory (Hebrews 2:10).(T. Psalm 85:10-13: Rigorousness and Clemency in God's Procedure with Man: Homilist: Psalm 85:10-13: The Bridal of the Earth and Sky: A. Maclaren, D. D. Psalm 85:10-13: The Tenderness of God's Rule: A. Mackennal, D. D. Psalm 85:10-13: True Peace is Inseparable from Righteousness: John Ruskin. B. Baker). Four they are. An inseparable meeting (Hebrews 13:8).IV. Love reigns, yet the Law is fulfilled as it never was or could be before, and is magnified in infinitely higher way than if in vindication of God's broken Law the whole human race bad been forever condemned (cf. A happy meeting (Ephesians 1:8).5. preached 04-06-14. our Saviour's advent (Luke 2:11):(4)On Mount Calvary (Hebrews 12:2),III. ” (Psalm 85:10, HCSB) The key word in verses 10–13, repeated three times, is “ righteous –ness.” The word signifies right relationships and the terms that keep them. An unexpected meeting to us (Romans 11:33).7. (4)Peace flows into the soul of the believer, as proof of the unanimity of the meeting.2. A holy meeting (Jeremiah 2:2, 8).4. To unite opposite nations in one body (Ephesians 2:16).5. We see these two principles harmoniously operating in God's dealing with us through the circumstances of individual life. 1. Also, his honour is secured, that glory may dwell in our land. 3. A great sign it is of heart burning, when one will not do so much as look at another -- not endure his sight. What does this verse really mean? A happy meeting (Ephesians 1:8).5. A wonderful meeting (1 Timothy 3:16).2. They are in a blessed partnership in their endeavours to make humanity what God would have it be. He is filled with human sympathy; in the fulness of His pity He makes their sorrows, and their shame, and their struggles His own; but the influence of His associations is to make men feel more and more that they cannot escape the rule of God. THE GLORIOUS PURPOSE FOR WHICH THEY MET.1. You forgave the iniquity of your people; you pardoned all their sin. Thus we have, "will speak" (Psalms 85:8), "will meet," and "will kiss" in Psalms 85:10, etc. John Boys. IV. our Saviour's advent (Luke 2:11):(4)On Mount Calvary (Hebrews 12:2),III. This appears to be the immediate and primary meaning of these verses; but the inner sense is Christ Jesus, the reconciling Word. 4. An unexpected meeting to us (Romans 11:33).7. Mercy and truth are met together. To promote Jehovah's glory (Ephesians 1:6).2. In him, the attributes of God unite in glad unanimity in the salvation of guilty men, they meet and embrace in such a manner as else were inconceivable either to our just fears or to our enlightened hopes. Righteousness and peace have kissed each other. (2)In the garden of Eden after the fall (Genesis 3:15). Will you stay a little and take a view of the parties? To disunite some unhappy meetings (Isaiah 28:18).3. In the earthquake and the tornado, in the fierce lightnings and the rolling thunders, in the raging oceans and the furious winds, we feel ourselves confronted with the stern, the rigorous, and the terrible; but in the serene and the sunny we feel ourselves in the presence of the mild and the lenient. Mercy and truth are met together. (3)At Bethlehem at. The psalmist here draws tighter than ever the bond between God and man. He frees them from its pains by transforming its painfulness into an entire devotion to it. An unexpected meeting to us (Romans 11:33).7. A joyous meeting (Isaiah 53:10).3. To promote Jehovah's glory (Ephesians 1:6).2. IN GRACE. To promote Jehovah's glory (Ephesians 1:6).2. Proud member 4. An inseparable meeting (Hebrews 13:8).IV. Verse 10. It is personal regard for man which we see pre-eminently in Jesus; yet who so much as He makes us feel the constraining bond of righteousness? THE GLORIOUS PURPOSE FOR WHICH THEY MET. 4. Romans 8:4). George Horne. Verse 10. The RSV here changes the tenses to future, indicating the prophetic nature of the verses. 4. DISCUSSION QUESTIONS 85:10-11) as a herald (cf. (1)Mercy is vouchsafed to the soul deserving of eternal death, through the mediation of Christ. When God forgives sin, he covers it; and when he covers the sin of his people, he covers it all. In the circumstances of individual life you see more of the element than the stern. (2)In the garden of Eden after the fall (Genesis 3:15). 2. IN CHRIST. Some of the various meetings called by these parties. The text may be taken, has been so, as descriptive of the holy and beautiful life of our Lord - of him "who did no sin, neither was guile found in his mouth." (4)Peace flows into the soul of the believer, as proof of the unanimity of the meeting.2. 4-7), and expresses faith that God will save them (vv. Psalm 85 is the 85th psalm of the Book of Psalms, beginning in English in the King James Version: "L ORD, thou hast been favourable unto thy land".In the Greek Septuagint version of the Bible, and in the Latin Vulgate, this psalm is Psalm 84 in a slightly different numbering system. To disunite some unhappy meetings (Isaiah 28:18).3. In him, as in no other, those contrasted qualities of our humanity, which in us are generally so ill balanced, found perfect equipoise and harmony. Why? These were like four steps of the throne of Christ, or four princes standing near and accompanying Him. Psalms 85 Commentary, this commentary is a triumph of rigorous scholarship and sound theology by two highly respected theologians. Here is a coalition of blessed qualities that HAVE BEEN SEPARATED. To bring the Church to glory (Hebrews 2:10).(T. To unite opposite covenants of works and grace (Romans 10:4).6. I. I am disposed to think of the first pair as sisters from the heavens, and the second pair as the earthly sisters that correspond with them. Barnes's Psalms 85:10 Bible Commentary Mercy and truth are met together - That is, in the divine dealings referred to in the psalm. Surely God's salvation is nigh, whatever our difficulties and distresses are. Righteousness and peace meet together in man; so Augustine expounds it: an unjust man is full of quarrels, like Ishmael, "every man's hand is against him, and his hand against every man;" but he who is righteous, and giveth every man his due, shall have peace, so much as is possible with all men, especially with his own self and soul. our Saviour's advent (Luke 2:11):(4)On Mount Calvary (Hebrews 12:2),III. our Saviour's advent (Luke 2:11):(4)On Mount Calvary (Hebrews 12:2),III. 10 Mercy and truth are met together; righteousness and peace have kissed each other. 2. These four. I. We ask that God's anger may be taken away and we forgiven; we see that we are already forgiven, and that what we thought was anger was only the fidelity of love. There was no compromise, no tampering with the holy Law of God, although God did so love the world as to save it (John 3:16). He shows them that personal regard is not at variance with regard for right; for the Father, who loved the Son, did not out of regard for Him turn aside from strictest law. To bring the Church to glory (Hebrews 2:10).(T. Loving devotion and truth have joined together; righteousness and peace have kissed. They meet together in God; for all the paths of the Lord are mercy and truth. In the life of Christ, God seems in one aspect terribly righteous, on the other side infinitely merciful, but the two are one; they meet, kiss, and co-operate in making a perfect Saviour. Psalm 85 was written by an unnamed son of Korah, who had a real heart for Israel and an understanding of God's plans and purposes for His chosen nation. THE MANNER OF THEIR MEETING IN THE SOUL'S SALVATION.1. Ps. To unite opposite nations in one body (Ephesians 2:16).5. "Mercy and truth are met together ... righteousness and peace have kissed each other" (Psalms 85:10). (2)In the garden of Eden after the fall (Genesis 3:15). In all human history, ever since the introduction of sin, these blessed qualities have been working separately and even antagonistically. In the various afflictions, physical, intellectual, and social, which every man has, God in the sterner aspects of His character appears before us; whilst in the pleasures and enjoyments of our life He faces us in an aspect tender and kind. To unite opposite nations in one body (Ephesians 2:16).5. I. PARENTAL RULE is one of these ways. (1)At the eternal council-table of covenant love (Ephesians 1:5). In God's procedure with man these principles are found in HARMONIOUS CO-OPERATION. L ord, you were favorable to your land; you restored the fortunes of Jacob. Psalm 85:10-13 B. Baker), (4)On Mount Calvary (Hebrews 12:2),III. To promote Jehovah's glory (Ephesians 1:6).2. I. Truth is not opposed to mercy; where there is no righteousness love works destruction. When we read the history of our race — its wars, famines, pestilences, and innumerable calamities — we are brought before the severe and awful in God; whilst in the happiness of tribes, the prosperity of nations, and the gradual advancement of the race, we see the merciful and the kind; but both principles co-operate, the rigorous and the clement. Mercy and truth; righteousness and peace. 10 Love and faithfulness meet together; righteousness and peace kiss each other. To unite opposite covenants of works and grace (Romans 10:4).6. At the completion of the saints in heaven. 85:10 Kissed - That great work of redemption by Christ, shall clearly manifest God's mercy in redeeming his people Israel, and in the conversion of the Gentiles; his truth in fulfilling that great promise of sending his son, his righteousness in punishing sin, on his son, and in conferring righteousness upon guilty and lost creatures; and his peace or reconciliation to sinners, and that peace of conscience which attends … Some of the various meetings called by these parties. Mercy comes hand in hand with Truth to fulfil the faithful promise of their gracious God; the people recognise at once the grace and the veracity of Jehovah, he is to them neither a tyrant nor a deceiver. The attributes displayed in man's salvation. There has been a blending of mercy and truth in those dealings; or, both have been manifested; truth, in the divine statements, threatenings, and promises; and mercy, in forgiving sin, and in sparing the people. This psalm is titled To the Chief Musician. II. A wonderful meeting (1 Timothy 3:16).2. THE GLORIOUS PURPOSE FOR WHICH THEY MET.1. (1)At the eternal council-table of covenant love (Ephesians 1:5). Psalm 85:10-11 is such powerful imagery of God's person. To unite opposite nations in one body (Ephesians 2:16).5. The Pulpit, vol. Blessed is this union! To disunite some unhappy meetings (Isaiah 28:18). How to Grow Roses From Cuttings Fast and Easy | Rooting Rose Cuttings with a 2 Liter Soda Bottle - Duration: 28:23. We cannot expect animals to set much store by the discoveries of science, neither can we hope to see unspiritual men rightly estimate the solution of spiritual problems -- they are far above and out of their sight. All on each others' account. Le Blanc. our Saviour's advent (Luke 2:11):(4)On Mount Calvary (Hebrews 12:2),III. To unite opposite covenants of works and grace (Romans 10:4). All sin is folly, especially backsliding; it is the greatest folly to return to sin. Though these principles harmoniously co-operate in God's procedure with man, ONE IS EVER IN THE ASCENDANT. The people being now made willing to forsake their sins, and to follow after righteousness, find peace granted to them at once. II. And -. - S.C. 1. These celestial sisters come together and embrace one another with delight. Which quaternion at the first sight divides itself into two and two. (1)At the eternal council-table of covenant love (Ephesians 1:5). A wonderful meeting (1 Timothy 3:16).2. This revelation, again, is granted in PRAYER. Note, four virtues stand out prominently in the incarnation; namely, mercy, truth, righteousness and peace, or love producing peace. Let us understand no other end than that of which the Apostle speaks: for, Christ is the end of the law. To unite opposite nations in one body (Ephesians 2:16).5. A free meeting (2 Timothy 1:9).6. "Yea, the Lord shall give that which is good, and our land shall yield her increase." To bring the Church to glory (Hebrews 2:10).(T. "Earth should be carpeted with truth as with fair flowers, and be canopied over by righteousness as with the beautiful sky, or as by night with the glorious stars." 2. Mercy pleads for the guilty Church (Psalm 86:15). Righteousness produces peace with its qualities of quietness and assurance, but at the same time, peace provides the proper environment for righteousness to grow. A wonderful meeting (1 Timothy 3:16).2. To unite opposite covenants of works and grace (Romans 10:4).6. 4. Yes, in him our text was indeed fulfilled. In the phenomena of nature you see more of the clement than the stern. These I doubt are not like affected. These attributes are personified as coming together to accomplish His purposes. II. The only secret of tranquillity is to be good. A holy meeting (Jeremiah 2:2, 8).4. (1)At the eternal council-table of covenant love (Ephesians 1:5). Psalm 85:10 Translation & Meaning. "Mercy and truth are met together" — that is one personification; "Righteousness and peace have kissed each other" is another. To put away metaphor, here are two thoughts. Our facts are infinitely superior to their dreams, and yet they sneer. (3)Righteousness or justice is satisfied in him, and pleads for an everlasting release. Psalm 85 - *For the director of music. (Spurgeon, C. H. Lectures to my Students: Commenting and Commentaries)Rosscup adds: This is one of the more thorough older exegetical … Righteousness or justice comes and claims execution (1 John 3:4; Romans 12:9). To unite opposite characters (1 Corinthians 17; John 17:21).4. A joyous meeting (Isaiah 53:10).3. B. Baker), (3)At Bethlehem at. To unite opposite nations in one body (Ephesians 2:16).5. To promote Jehovah's glory (Ephesians 1:6). forgive ~ take away the results of *sin. To bring the Church to glory (Hebrews 2:10).(T. An unexpected meeting to us (Romans 11:33).7. Now there is no religion on earth, except the Christian, which can satisfy the demands of all these claimants, and restore an union between them; which can show how God's word can be true, and his work just, and the sinner, notwithstanding, find mercy, and obtain peace. Use this table to get a word-for-word translation of the original Hebrew Scripture. Its title is, A Psalm for the end, to the sons of Core. V. The closing verses declare THE BLESSED EFFECTS OF THIS DISCOVERY in a true and fruitful, in a trusting, an intelligent and obedient life; in a life hallowed by God's smile and crowned with His constant benediction. Before then she would not have done that. First, law comes to the man with its flashing light and terrible thunder, rousing conscience, and kindling the terrible fames of remorse, and the Divine One seems rigorous and awful. Some of the various meetings called by these parties. 2. "Mercy and truth are met together; righteousness and peace have kissed each other." One builds upon the other. An inseparable meeting (Hebrews 13:8). And the truth of the promises is shown by the Divine mercy in sending the Redeemer. But the passage is rather to be understood of blessings from … THE MANNER OF THEIR MEETING IN THE SOUL'S SALVATION. Righteousness in the manner of its fulfilment. G. R. Considers the harmony of the divine perfections in, The wisdom of the divine dealings in the calling, The completeness of the divine image in the. DISCUSSION QUESTIONS. God's faithfulness to promise, God's fidelity to His past, God's fidelity in His actions, to His own character, which is meant by that great Word, "He sware by Himself." We cannot promise ourselves much of her. We see these two principles harmoniously operating in God's dealing with us through the means of redemptive Providence. All rights reserved. 2. Psalm 85:10. Mercy and Peace if they had met, or Truth and Righteousness, either of the two, it had not been strange. Mercy and Peace, they two pair well; they be collectanae, as Bernard saith of them in one place, `bed fellows,' sleep together; collectanae, as in another place, `sucked one milk, one breast' both. (2)Truth or faithfulness stands engaged for the soul through Him, being upheld by Him, through the atonement. Before Him walks justice bearing the balance. As the diligent student reads through the Word of God and devotes attention to various passages, it becomes clear that God has linked certain things together. This supports the view that the thought here looks to the coming of the Son of God. 8-13). To disunite some unhappy meetings (Isaiah 28:18).3. (Read Psalm 85:1-7) The sense of present afflictions should not do away the remembrance of former mercies. Psalm 85:10King James Version (KJV) 10 Mercy and truth are met together; righteousness and peace have kissed each other. Some of the various meetings called by these parties. Psalm 85:10-13: Mercy and Truth Meeting Together: J. F. 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