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Majestic Name, Glorious Inheritance

Majestic Name, Glorious Inheritance
Psalm 8.

In the passage, the Psalmist reminds us of the majesty of God in creation, and the glorious inheritance we have through the cross of Jesus.

v2
You have ordained strength to the weak in order to silence the enemy.

v3-5
You have ordained (crowned) glory and honour to man (much more than you ordained to other works of your hands) in order to demonstrate your love (how ‘mindful' you are for us).

v6-8
You have ordained (made to have) dominion in order to show the majesty of your cross (because you have put all things under his feet).

And for Your bloody, wonderful, glorious cross - which defeated Your enemies (including death), demonstrated Your love for us, and caused us to reign as co-heirs with Christ (Eph 1:18-23), we say O LORD, our Lord, How majestic is Your name in all the earth!

Reflect & Pray
What change has the cross of Jesus made to your life? How might the blessings of this new life in Christ lead you to worship?
Thank you Jesus for your death on the cross, and your glorious resurrection to set us free, amen!

God bless you exceedingly,
Sam.

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