Such were the words recorded in Psalm 137.
Did the Psalmist just call curses upon their enemies, and call blessed are those who would kill off infants? How appalling. Aren’t Psalms supposed to uplift our souls, teach us to look to God for help in the face of crisis, and exhort us to praise God for He is worthy? What’s with these horrific statements?
Come enter the world of Psalm 137 and explore the legitimacy of such utterance there and then. Discover what we can take home from today’s passage in relating to our current life situations- especially in relating to all our frustrations, lament and anger to do with covid-19 and its implications.