The King of Glory

Rags for Riches

“Lift up your heads, O gates!

And be lifted up, O ancient doors,

that the King of glory may come in.

Who is this King of glory?

The Lord, strong and mighty,

the Lord, mighty in battle!

Lift up your heads, O gates!

And lift them up, O ancient doors, that the King of glory may come in.

Who is this King of glory?

The Lord of hosts,

he is the King of glory!”

Psalm 24-7-10

I love the imagery that David gives us when he tells the gates to lift up their heads. When I read this I can’t help but imagine these giant, strong, gates; and these massive, ancient doors, with their heads cast down in a bit of sadness. They’re downcast because previously the King of Glory had descended down from these gates. He took on flesh and allowed himself to be taken to a cross by…

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