Psalm 8 – Trinity Sunday, the Second Sunday of Pentecost â€“ for Sunday, May 22, 2016
â€œYouâ€™ve made them only slightly less than divine, crowning them with glory and grandeur.â€ (Psalm 8:5)
Please, read it. The Psalm, not the coffee. [Click here for an easy-access version.]
Read it slow, read it twice, read it aloud, or read another translation for comparisonâ€™s sake. But after completing your Psalm 8 homework, you can easily rejoin these musings in a fistful of moments.
Now that youâ€™ve scanned the verses, Iâ€™m sure youâ€™ll agree with my summary:
God is Extraordinary.
Creation is Stunning.
Humans are . . .
[quoting the Common English Bible]
â€œslightly less than divine.â€
I believe the first part: glory to God!
But wait . . . am I â€œslightly less than divine?â€
Are you â€œslightly less than divine?â€ Continue reading →