Psalms 91 Commentary

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Psalm 91:1–2

The Lord is the Living God of proven protection and sure strength upon whom the faithful may fully lean.

Psalm 91:3-4

God is the Deliverer who overcomes evil with good. It is the unyielding faithfulness of the Lord Himself that creates this protective environment for those who abide in His care.

Psalm 91:5-7

Even in the face of death, we can know that we are in God’s hand, and He has our best interest at heart.

Psalm 91:8-13

Because of the Lord’s providential care, those faithful to Him will overcome all manner of adversity. If difficulty comes into our lives, God has authorized it, and we can trust that it is for our best. His ministering spirits see to our care and protection.

Psalm 91:14-16

When we trust and obey God, we are delivered from the adverse result that comes from walking in sin. God’s purpose in all things is to rescue, honor, and satisfy His people with the final outcome of a fully completed salvation, despite all that threatens the soul.