Alternative View - May 23, 2016

NAME OF GOD: Elohe Chaseddi (Psalms 59:10)

Verse: My God in His lovingkindness will meet me; God will let me look triumphantly upon my foes. - Psalm 59:10

Meaning: The God of My Mercy.

Prayer: Adoration

Elohe Chaseddi, you know how I am formed. You remember that I am dust. In your lovingkindness, you show mercy. From everlasting to everlasting, your love is with those who fear you, and your righteousness with their children’s children – with those who keep your covenant. Elohe Chaseddi, you showed favor to your people and you have restored the many from captivity. You have forgiven my iniquity and covered all of my sin. In your mercy, you have withdrawn your fury and turned away from your burning anger. Surely your salvation is near to those who fear you that your glory may dwell in our hearts and in our land. Your lovingkindness and truth have met together. Righteousness and peace have kissed each other, and for that I praise your name.

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