Psalm 51 is a psalm of repentance. David wrote Psalm 51 after the prophet Nathan confronted him about his adultery with Bathsheba, the wife of Uriah.
It models how Christians should respond when they come face to face with their sin. “Have mercy on me, O God, according to Your loving devotion; according to Your great compassion, blot out my transgressions. Wash me clean of my iniquity and cleanse me from my sin.” (Psalm 51:1-2)
I grew up listening to the music of John Michael and Terry Talbot, so this is the soundtrack that plays in my head whenever I read David’s prayer for a clean heart in verse 10:
Isn’t that harmony beautiful? It’s the perfect thing to listen to while coloring this page. I had an LP of the album pictured, which I played on a continuous loop for many a night during my teen years.
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