Is God on our side?


I love the Psalms

Reading: Psalm 35
Of David.
(Verses 1-6)
Contend, LORD, with those who contend with me;
fight against those who fight against me.
Take up shield and armor; arise and come to my aid.
Brandish spear and javelin against those who pursue me.
Say to me, “I am your salvation.”
May those who seek my life be disgraced and put to shame;
may those who plot my ruin be turned back in dismay.
May they be like chaff before the wind,
with the angel of the L
ORD driving them away;
may their path be dark and slippery,
with the angel of the L
ORD pursuing them (NIV).

img_20190104_1734031 Parliament Hill light show, Ottawa, ON — photo by David Kitz

Reflection
David was a man acquainted with warfare. Throughout his life, Israel was in a prolonged struggle with its neighbours, even as it is today. From time to time this struggle…

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