457. How Happy Are the Saints of God (Psalm 1)

Text Information
First Line: How happy are the saints of God
Title: How Happy Are the Saints of God (Psalm 1)
Author: David Gambrell (2009)
Publication Date: 2013
Meter: LM
Scripture: Psalm 1
Topic: Christian Life; Scripture; The Word
Language: English
Copyright: © 2011 David Gambrell (admin. Presbyterian Publishing Corp.)
Tune Information
Name: WAREHAM
Composer: William Knapp (1738)
Meter: LM
Key: A Major
Notes: (alternate harmonization, 665)


Text Information:

This paraphrase of Psalm 1 celebrates the permanence of God’s way in contrast with the transience of wickedness. While the wicked are dried up and scattered, the holy people of God are rooted and nourished. They bear much good fruit and are blessed with an enduring legacy.


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