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Pursued by Love – Psalm 23:6

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Pursued by Love – Psalm 23:6

For the very first blog on the Knockbracken website I thought it might be appropriate to be reminded of God’s grace. There are few better places in the Bible to go to study this than the cherished twenty-third psalm. The goodness and mercy spoken of in Psalm 23 verse 6 has been explained by some as two sheepdogs rounding up and following the flock. The original text of this poem, however, uses a very picturesque verb – it signifies pursuit, and can even mean persecute. Perhaps it for this reason that the earliest Greek translation...

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