Into your hand I commit my spirit: you have redeemed me, O LORD God of truth.
I. These words are full of the fact of OUR HUMAN IMMORTALITY. Man has and is a spirit, which he can commit.
II. A MAN MUST DO SOMEWHAT WITH HIS SPIRIT. Some commit their spirit to the dream of theosophy; spiritualism; a worldly carelessness about its destiny; an external morality; external rites; purging punishments.
III. TO WHOM IT IS MOST RIGHT AND REASONABLE TO COMMIT ONE'S SPIRIT.
1. To a personal God.
2. To a redeeming God.
3. To a God of truth.
(W. Hoyt, D. D.)
Parallel VersesKJV: Into thine hand I commit my spirit: thou hast redeemed me, O LORD God of truth.