Psalms

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  • Estimated walking time

    5 Hours

  • Estimated running time

    2.5 Hours

  • Estimated cycling time

    1.5 Hours

Book 1 - Psalm 1

The Two Ways

St Anne's Leeds Cathedral

St Anne's Catholic Cathedral - Leeds

 

"They are like trees planted by streams of water, which yield their fruit in its season, and their leaves do not whither."

Book 1 - Psalm 2

God's Promise to His Anointed

Psalms

Leeds Bus Station

 

"You are my son, today I have begotten you. Ask of me and I will make the nations your heritage,"

Book 1 - Psalm 3

Trust in God Under Adversity

Psalms

Asda Supermarket

 

"O Lord, how many are my foes! Many are rising against me;..."

Book 1 - Psalm 4

Confident Plea for Deliverance from Enemies

Psalms

Killingbeck Cemetery

 

"I will both lie down and sleep in peace; for you alone, O Lord, make me lie down in safety."

Book 1 - Psalm 5

Trust in God's Deliverance from Enemies

Psalms

Seacroft Hospital (& Tower)

 

"For there is no truth in their mouths; their hearts are destruction; their throats are open graves;..."

Book 1 - Psalm 6

Prayer for Recovery From Grave Illness

Psalms

Burger King

 

"For in death there is no remembrance of you; in Sheol who can give you praise?"

Book 1 - Psalm 7

Plea for Help Against Persecutors

Psalms

Fire Station

 

"They make a pit, digging it out, and fall into the hole that they have made."

Book 1 - Psalm 8

Divine Majesty and Human Dignity

Psalms

Cross Gates Shops

 

"... what are human beings that you are mindful of them, mortals that you care for them?"

Book 1 - Psalm 9

God's Power and Justice

Psalms

Seacroft Green & Church

 

"For the needy shall not always be forgotten, nor the hope of the poor perish forever."

Book 1 - Psalm 10

Prayer for Deliverance From Enemies

Psalms

Seacroft Community Hub

 

"Why, O Lord, do you stand far off? Why do you hide yourself in times of trouble? In arrogance the wicked persecute the poor -"

Book 1 - Psalm 11

Song of Trust in God

Psalms

Sherburn Court

 

"On the wicked he will ran coals of fire and sulphur; a scorching wind shall be the portion of their cup."

Book 1 - Psalm 12

Plea for Help in Evil Times

Psalms

Woodlands Estate

 

"Help, O Lord, for there is no longer anyone who is godly; the faithful have disappeared from humankind"

Book 1 - Psalm 13

Prayer for Deliverance from Enemies

Psalms

Whinmoor Cemetery

 

"Give light to my eyes, or I will sleep the sleep of death, and my enemy will say, 'I have prevailed';"

Book 1 - Psalm 14

Denunciation of Godlessness

Psalms

Langlands Garden Center

 

"Fools say in their hearts, 'There is no God.' They are corrupt, they do abominable deeds;..."

Book 1 - Psalm 15

Who Shall Abide in God's Sanctuary

Psalms

Red Bus Cafe

 

"O Lord, who may abide in your tent? Who may dwell on your holy hill?"

Book 1 - Psalm 16

Song of Trust & Security in God

Psalms

Fox & Grapes Pub

 

"In your presence there is fullness of joy; in your right hand are pleasures for evermore."

Book 1 - Psalm 17

Prayer of Deliverance from Persecutors

Psalms

The Dogs Trust

 

"Guard me as the apple of your eye; hide me in the shadow of your wings"

Book 1 - Psalm 18

Royal Thanksgiving for Victory

Psalms

M1/A64 Junction

 

"He reached down from on high, he took me; he drew me out of mighty waters."

Book 1 - Psalm 19

God's Glory in Creation and the Law

Psalms

Hazelwood Castle Hotel

 

"The Heavens are telling the glory of God; and the firmament proclaims his handiwork."

Book 1 - Psalm 20

Prayer for Victory

Psalms

Garnet Lane Beacon

 

"Some take pride in chariots, and some in horses, but our pride is in the LORD our God"

Book 1 - Psalm 21

Thanksgiving for Victory

Psalms

Tadcaster Cemetery

 

"He asked you for life; you gave it to him - length of days for ever and ever."

Book 1 - Psalm 22

Plea for Deliverance from Suffering & Hostility

Psalms

Samuel Smith's Brewery

 

"My God my God why have you forsaken me?"

Book 1 - Psalm 23

The Divine Shepherd

Psalms

St Mary's Church - Tadcaster

 

"The Lord is my shepherd, I shall not want. He makes me lie down in green pastures;"

Book 1 - Psalm 24

Entrance into the Temple

Psalms

The Fox & Hounds - Boston Spa

 

"The earth is the Lord's and all that is in it."

Book 1 - Psalm 25

Prayer for Guidance and for Deliverance

Psalms

St John's Catholic School for the Deaf

 

"To you, O LORD, I lift up my soul. O my God, in you I trust; do not let me be put to shame;..."

Book 1 - Psalm 26

Please for Justice and Declaration of Righteousness

Psalms

St Edward, King & Confessor RC Church

 

"Vindicate me, O LORD, for I have walked in my integrity, ..."

Book 1 - Psalm 27

Triumphant Song of Confidence

Psalms

St Mary's Church - Boston Spa

 

"Wait for the LORD; be strong, and let your heart take courage; wait for the LORD!"

Book 1 - Psalm 28

Prayer for Help & Thanksgiving for it

Psalms

Boston Spa Library

 

"O save your people, and bless your heritage; be their shepherd, and carry them forever."

Book 1 - Psalm 29

The Voice of God in a Great Storm

Psalms

Tadcaster Bridge

 

"The voice of the LORD is over the waters; the God of glory thunders, the LORD, over mighty waters."

Book 1 - Psalm 30

Thanksgiving for Recovery From Grave Illness

Psalms

Tadcaster Bus Station

 

"You have turned my mourning into dancing; you have taken off my sackcloth and clothed me with joy, ..."

Book 1 - Psalm 31

Prayer & Praise for Deliverance from Enemies

Psalms

The 'Broken Bridge' Pub

 

"I am the scorn of all my adversaries, a horror to my neighbours, an object of dread to my acquaintances; ..."

Book 1 - Psalm 32

The Joy of Forgiveness

Psalms

Aagrar Kashmiri Restaurant

 

"Happy are those whose transgression is forgiven, whose sin is covered."

Book 1 - Psalm 33

The Greatness and Goodness of God

Psalms

Travel Lodge & Greggs

 

"He gathered the waters of the sea as in a bottle; he puts the deeps in storehouses."

Book 1 - Psalm 34

Praise for Deliverance from Trouble

Psalms

McDonald's Bilbrough

 

"O taste and see that the LORD is good; for those who fear him have no want."

Book 1 - Psalm 35

Prayer for Deliverance From Enemies

Psalms

Scots Fish & Chips

 

"Let all those who rejoice at my calamity be put to shame and confusion; ..."

Book 1 - Psalm 36

Human Wickedness and Divine Goodness

Psalms

Buckles Inn

 

"For they flatter themselves in their own eyes that their iniquity cannot be found out and hated."

Book 1 - Psalm 37

Exhortation to Patience and Trust

Psalms

Point to Point Course - Askham

 

"Do not fret because of the wicked; do not be envious of wrongdoers, for they will soon fade like the grass, ..."

Book 1 - Psalm 38

A Penitent Sufferer's Plea for Healing

Psalms

Copmanthorpe

 

"I am utterly spent and crushed; I groan because of the tumult of my heart."

Book 1 - Psalm 39

Prayer for Wisdom & Forgiveness

Psalms

Copmanthorpe

 

"I will keep a muzzle on my mouth as long as the wicked are in my presence."

Book 1 - Psalm 40

Thanksgiving for Deliverance and Prayer for Help

Psalms

Copmanthorpe

 

"I delight to do your will O my God; your law is within my heart."

Book 1 - Psalm 41

Assurance of God's Help and a Plea for Healing

Psalms

Askham Bar Park & Ride

 

"All who hate me whisper together about me; they imagine the worst for me."

Book 2 - Psalm 42

Longing for God and His Help in Distress

Psalms

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