The LORD is close to the brokenhearted and saves those who are crushed in spirit. Psalm 34:18
Who is the LORD? The LORD in Hebrew means: the Eternal, Jehovah, the self-existent One. The One with no beginning and no end. "I am the Alpha and the Omega," says the Lord God, "Who is, and Who was, and Who is to come, the Almighty." Rev 1:8; 21:6; 22:13.
Close in Hebrew means: To be near, at hand. Not far, but within reach, very close.
Broken in Hebrew means: Bursting, broken in pieces, crushed, hurt.
Heart in Hebrew means: Your feelings, will, and intellect. The center, the core of your being.
Saves in Hebrew means: To be opened wide and free. To be safe while you are being avenged, defended, delivered, and persevered in your rescue. The LORD always gets victory.
Crushed or contrite in Hebrew means: Crushed to a powder, destruction.
Spirit in Hebrew means: Wind, by resemblance breath, life. As to the mind, spirit, wind - your soul.
Putting this all together:
If your very heart, mind and soul, the center of your being is crushed and hurt, then the Lord, the One who has always existed, is near you right now. The Lord Who knows all about you is very close to you when you are bursting or broken in pieces. The Lord loves you no matter what you have done in your life. If your mind, your spirit is crushed to almost destruction, then the Eternal Jehovah is the only One who can save you and set you free from your troubles. The Lord God Almighty is able, eager and willing to make you safe. He alone will avenge, defend, deliver, and persevere in your rescue. The LORD always gets victory for those whose spirit is crushed to a powder and ask Him to save them.
Do you have your very soul broken into pieces and crushed? The Lord God He wants you to approach Him now. He alone is able, eager and willing! Bring me to Cast your cares on the Lord and He will sustain you.
A righteous man may have many troubles, but the LORD delivers him from them all; Psalm 34:19
Righteous in Hebrew means: Just, lawful in the sight of God, holy and true.
Many in Hebrew means: Abundant in quantity, size and quality. Exceedingly full, great, manifold, mighty, plenteous.
Troubles in Hebrew means: Afflictions, bad, evil, adversity, calamity, distress, exceedingly great grief, heavy harm or hurt, sorrow.
Lord in Hebrew means: Eternal, Jehovah, self-existent. The One with no beginning and no end. "I am the Alpha and the Omega," says the Lord God, "Who is, and Who was, and Who is to come, the Almighty." Rev 1:8; 21:6; 22:13.
Delivers in Hebrew means: Escape without fail, save, rescue, surely take out, pluck, and defend.
From in Hebrew means: Out and away.
All in Hebrew means: All, any, and every. Altogether, howsoever as many as, whatsoever, the whole.
Putting this all together:
A just and lawful person may have exceedingly great, mighty and numerous afflictions. A righteous person may have situations that are bad, evil and filled with adversity, calamity and distress. This just person may have exceedingly great grief, hurt and sorrow. Yet, no matter what the trouble, the Eternal Jehovah, the One with no beginning and no end, will rescue that person without fail from every trouble they have. The Lord God Almighty will take out and away any and all troubles of the righteous person, the one who trusts in and depends upon the One True God.
Cast your cares on the Lord and He will sustain you.
Bring me to the beginning of Broken Hearted.
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