Contributed by Brian Bill on May 21, 2003
For the psalmist, “praise the Lord” was definitely not a cliché but an ecstatic expression of unbridled joy! In six short verses, he uses the phrase 13 times in Psalm 150.
The Instruments of Worship
Our language is filled with clichés, isn’t it? Just listen to athletes who are interviewed after a game. The winners say things like this:
We came to play
We brought our A-game
We played our hearts out
Things sound a bit different in the losers’ locker