A primitive root; to turn
back (hence, away) transitively or intransitively, literally or figuratively (not necessarily with the idea of return
to the starting point); generally to retreat
; often adverbially again
Stem - Hiphil (See H8818
Mood - Imperative (See H8810
Count - 731
unto me the joy
; specifically welcome
of thy salvation;
A primitive root; to prop
(literally or figuratively); reflexively to lean
upon or take hold
of (in a favorable or unfavorable sense).
Stem - Qal (See H8851
Mood - Imperfect (See H8811
Count - 19885
me [with thy
; properly voluntary
, that is, generous; hence, magnanimous
; as noun, a grandee
(sometimes a tyrant
Feminine of H5081
; properly nobility
, that is, reputation.
; by resemblance breath
, that is, a sensible (or even violent) exhalation; figuratively life
; by extension a region
of the sky; by resemblance spirit
, but only of a rational being (including its expression and functions).
_ _ free spirit “thy” ought not to be supplied, for the word “free” is, literally, “willing,” and “spirit” is that of David. “Let a willing spirit uphold me,” that is, with a soul willingly conformed to God’s law, he would be preserved in a right course of conduct.
The joy The comfortable sense of thy saving grace, promised and vouchsafed to me, both for my present and everlasting salvation. Free Or, ingenuous, or liberal, or princely. Which he seems to oppose to his own base and illiberal and disingenuous and servile spirit, which he had discovered in his wicked practices: a spirit, which may free me from the bondage of sin, and enable me chearfully to run the way of God's precepts.
Restore unto me the joy of thy salvation; and uphold me [with thy] (k) free spirit.
(k) Which may assure me that I am drawn out of the slavery of sin.
Psalms 85:6-8 Wilt thou not revive us again: that thy people may rejoice in thee? ... I will hear what God the LORD will speak: for he will speak peace unto his people, and to his saints: but let them not turn again to folly.
Job 29:2-3 Oh that I were as [in] months past, as [in] the days [when] God preserved me; ... When his candle shined upon my head, [and when] by his light I walked [through] darkness;
Isaiah 57:17-18 For the iniquity of his covetousness was I wroth, and smote him: I hid me, and was wroth, and he went on frowardly in the way of his heart. ... I have seen his ways, and will heal him: I will lead him also, and restore comforts unto him and to his mourners.
Jeremiah 31:9-14 They shall come with weeping, and with supplications will I lead them: I will cause them to walk by the rivers of waters in a straight way, wherein they shall not stumble: for I am a father to Israel, and Ephraim [is] my firstborn. ... And I will satiate the soul of the priests with fatness, and my people shall be satisfied with my goodness, saith the LORD.
Psalms 13:5 But I have trusted in thy mercy; my heart shall rejoice in thy salvation.
Psalms 21:1 [[To the chief Musician, A Psalm of David.]] The king shall joy in thy strength, O LORD; and in thy salvation how greatly shall he rejoice!
Psalms 35:9 And my soul shall be joyful in the LORD: it shall rejoice in his salvation.
Isaiah 49:13 Sing, O heavens; and be joyful, O earth; and break forth into singing, O mountains: for the LORD hath comforted his people, and will have mercy upon his afflicted.
Isaiah 61:10 I will greatly rejoice in the LORD, my soul shall be joyful in my God; for he hath clothed me with the garments of salvation, he hath covered me with the robe of righteousness, as a bridegroom decketh [himself] with ornaments, and as a bride adorneth [herself] with her jewels.
Luke 1:47 And my spirit hath rejoiced in God my Saviour.
Romans 5:2-11 By whom also we have access by faith into this grace wherein we stand, and rejoice in hope of the glory of God. ... And not only [so], but we also joy in God through our Lord Jesus Christ, by whom we have now received the atonement.
Psalms 17:5 Hold up my goings in thy paths, [that] my footsteps slip not.
Psalms 19:13 Keep back thy servant also from presumptuous [sins]; let them not have dominion over me: then shall I be upright, and I shall be innocent from the great transgression.
Psalms 119:116-117 Uphold me according unto thy word, that I may live: and let me not be ashamed of my hope. ... Hold thou me up, and I shall be safe: and I will have respect unto thy statutes continually.
Psalms 119:133 Order my steps in thy word: and let not any iniquity have dominion over me.
Isaiah 41:10 Fear thou not; for I [am] with thee: be not dismayed; for I [am] thy God: I will strengthen thee; yea, I will help thee; yea, I will uphold thee with the right hand of my righteousness.
Jeremiah 10:23 O LORD, I know that the way of man [is] not in himself: [it is] not in man that walketh to direct his steps.
Romans 14:4 Who art thou that judgest another man's servant? to his own master he standeth or falleth. Yea, he shall be holden up: for God is able to make him stand.
1 Peter 1:5 Who are kept by the power of God through faith unto salvation ready to be revealed in the last time.
Jude 1:24 Now unto him that is able to keep you from falling, and to present [you] faultless before the presence of his glory with exceeding joy,
Romans 8:15 For ye have not received the spirit of bondage again to fear; but ye have received the Spirit of adoption, whereby we cry, Abba, Father.
2 Corinthians 3:17 Now the Lord is that Spirit: and where the Spirit of the Lord [is], there [is] liberty.
Galatians 4:6-7 And because ye are sons, God hath sent forth the Spirit of his Son into your hearts, crying, Abba, Father. ... Wherefore thou art no more a servant, but a son; and if a son, then an heir of God through Christ.
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