Psalm 119:75
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New International Version
I know, LORD, that your laws are righteous, and that in faithfulness you have afflicted me.

King James Bible
I know, O LORD, that thy judgments are right, and that thou in faithfulness hast afflicted me.

Darby Bible Translation
I know, Jehovah, that thy Judgments are righteousness, and that in faithfulness thou hast afflicted me.

World English Bible
Yahweh, I know that your judgments are righteous, that in faithfulness you have afflicted me.

Young's Literal Translation
I have known, O Jehovah, That righteous are Thy judgments, And in faithfulness Thou hast afflicted me.

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Clarke's Commentary on the Bible

I know - that thy judgments are right - All the dispensations of thy providence are laid in wisdom, and executed in mercy: let me see that it is through this wisdom and mercy that I have been afflicted.

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

I know

Psalm 119:7,62,128,160 I will praise you with uprightness of heart, when I shall have learned your righteous judgments...

Deuteronomy 32:4 He is the Rock, his work is perfect: for all his ways are judgment: a God of truth and without iniquity, just and right is he.

Job 34:23 For he will not lay on man more than right; that he should enter into judgment with God.

Jeremiah 12:1 Righteous are you, O LORD, when I plead with you: yet let me talk with you of your judgments: Why does the way of the wicked prosper?...

right. Heb. righteousness

Genesis 18:25 That be far from you to do after this manner, to slay the righteous with the wicked: and that the righteous should be as the wicked...

Romans 3:4,5 God forbid: yes, let God be true, but every man a liar; as it is written, That you might be justified in your sayings...

thou in

Psalm 25:10 All the paths of the LORD are mercy and truth to such as keep his covenant and his testimonies.

Psalm 89:30-33 If his children forsake my law, and walk not in my judgments...

Hebrews 12:10,11 For they truly for a few days chastened us after their own pleasure; but he for our profit, that we might be partakers of his holiness...

Revelation 3:19 As many as I love, I rebuke and chasten: be zealous therefore, and repent.

Library
Notes on the First Century:
Page 1. Line 1. An empty book is like an infant's soul.' Here Traherne may possibly have had in his mind a passage in Bishop Earle's "Microcosmography." In delineating the character of a child, Earle says: "His soul is yet a white paper unscribbled with observations of the world, wherewith at length it becomes a blurred note-book," Page 14. Line 25. The entrance of his words. This sentence is from Psalm cxix. 130. Page 15. Last line of Med. 21. "Insatiableness." This word in Traherne's time was often
Thomas Traherne—Centuries of Meditations

'Time for Thee to Work'
'It is time for Thee, Lord, to work; for they have made void Thy Law. 127. Therefore I love Thy commandments above gold, yea, above fine gold. 128. Therefore I esteem all Thy precepts concerning all things to be right; and I hate every false way.' --PSALM cxix. 126-128. If much that we hear be true, a society to circulate Bibles is a most irrational and wasteful expenditure of energy and money. We cannot ignore the extent and severity of the opposition to the very idea of revelation, even if we would;
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions of Holy Scripture

And in Jeremiah He Thus Declares his Death and Descent into Hell...
And in Jeremiah He thus declares His death and descent into hell, saying: And the Lord the Holy One of Israel, remembered his dead, which aforetime fell asleep in the dust of the earth; and he went down unto them, to bring the tidings of his salvation, to deliver them. [255] In this place He also renders the cause of His death: for His descent into hell was the salvation of them that had passed away. And, again, concerning His cross Isaiah says thus: I have stretched out my hands all the day long
Irenæus—The Demonstration of the Apostolic Preaching

Progress of Reform in Germany
Luther's mysterious disappearance excited consternation throughout all Germany. Inquiries concerning him were heard everywhere. The wildest rumors were circulated, and many believed that he had been murdered. There was great lamentation, not only by his avowed friends, but by thousands who had not openly taken their stand with the Reformation. Many bound themselves by a solemn oath to avenge his death. The Romish leaders saw with terror to what a pitch had risen the feeling against them. Though at
Ellen Gould White—The Great Controversy

Cross References
Hebrews 12:6
because the Lord disciplines the one he loves, and he chastens everyone he accepts as his son."

Hebrews 12:10
They disciplined us for a little while as they thought best; but God disciplines us for our good, in order that we may share in his holiness.

Psalm 119:67
Before I was afflicted I went astray, but now I obey your word.

Psalm 119:71
It was good for me to be afflicted so that I might learn your decrees.

Psalm 119:76
May your unfailing love be my comfort, according to your promise to your servant.

Psalm 119:138
The statutes you have laid down are righteous; they are fully trustworthy.

Isaiah 38:16
Lord, by such things people live; and my spirit finds life in them too. You restored me to health and let me live.

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