Posted on December 2, 2020 inDaily Devotionals, December

Knowing JESUS Daily Devotional | December 2, 2020 | LESSONS FROM PSALMS | Behold, I have longed after thy precepts

Behold, I have longed after thy precepts [ I long to obey your commandments ]: quicken me in thy righteousness. - Psalms 119:40

Behold, I have longed after thy precepts [ I long to obey your commandments ]: quicken me in thy righteousness. – Psalms 119:40

Behold, I have longed after thy precepts [ I long to obey your commandments ]: quicken me in thy righteousness [ Renew my life with your goodness ]. – Psalms 119:40

Dearly beloved brethren, no doubt you are very acquainted with God, the Father. He has a nature and delighted in something. See it.

Psa 11:7 For the righteous Lord loveth righteousness;his countenance doth behold the upright.

Our Father is righteous and He loves righteousness in the lives of His people.

Genesis 7:1 And the LORD said unto Noah, Come thou and all thy house into the ark; for thee have I seen righteous before me in this generation.

In the same token, Jesus Christ our Lord is righteous and loves righteousness.

1 John 2:1 My little children, these things write I unto you, that ye sin not. And if any man sin, we have an advocate with the Father, Jesus Christ the righteous:
Hebrews 1:8+9 But unto the Son he saith, Thy throne, O God, is for ever and ever: a sceptre of righteousness is the sceptre of thy kingdom. Thou hast loved righteousness, and hated iniquity; therefore God, even thy God, hath anointed thee with the oil of gladness above thy fellows.
1Jo 3:7 Little children, let no man deceive you: he that doeth righteousness is righteous, even as he is righteous.
Behold, I have longed after thy precepts [ I long to obey your commandments ]: quicken me in thy righteousness [ Renew my life with your goodness ]. – Psalms 119:40

In addition and very very importantly,, only the righteous shall live eternally in heaven.

Matthew 13:43 Then shall the righteous shine forth as the sun in the kingdom of their Father. Who hath ears to hear, let him hear
Matthew 25:46 And these shall go away into everlasting punishment: but the righteous into life eternal.

King David realized the importance of righteousness to God and its importance in determining the eternal well being of saints of all ages. Because of this, he had hunger for the righteousness of God, see it

Behold, I have longed after thy precepts [ I long to obey your commandments ]: quicken me in thy righteousness [ Renew my life with your goodness ]. – Psalms 119:40

See how this passage was amplified.

Behold, I have longed after thy precepts . There are those—few, it may be, but truly blessed—who “hunger and thirst after righteousness” . Quicken me in thy righteousness Help my efforts to walk in thy righteous ways.

God helped him according to His unfailing and unchanging promises. See it yourself.

Matthew 5:6 Blessed are they which do hunger and thirst after righteousness: for they shall be filled.

Beloved, since your insatiable passion is to live with God in heaven. It shall be granted in Jesus name. Because of this, determindly learn of Christ and you shall be biblically righteous like Him. It shall be so in Jesus name.

1Jo 2:29 If ye know that he is righteous, ye know that every one that doeth righteousness is born of him.
1Jo 3:7 Little children, let no man deceive you: he that doeth righteousness is righteous, even as he is righteous.

The good Lord shall help you in particular to be wise unto salvation in Jesus name.

Behold, I have longed after thy precepts [ I long to obey your commandments ]: quicken me in thy righteousness [ Renew my life with your goodness ]. – Psalms 119:40

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