2 My soul shall make her boast in the LORD: the humble shall hear thereof, and be glad. Cor.9. Our boast, joy, and delight is in the Lord, not ourselves. 3 O magnify the LORD with me, and let us exalt his name together. KJV Dictionary Definition: boast boast. 2 My soul shall make her boast in the LORD: the humble shall hear thereof, and be glad. 4 I sought the LORD, … We are just amazed that God can do anything with us or anything through us. 2 My soul shall make her boast in the Lord: the humble shall hear thereof, and be glad. to inflate; L. fastus. I sought the LORD, and he heard me, and delivered me from all my fears. Psalms 34:3 Context. Galatians 6:14, NASB: "But far be it from me to boast, except in the cross of our Lord Jesus Christ, through which the world has been crucified to me, and I to the world." NKJV But God forbid that I should boast except in the cross of our Lord Jesus Christ, by whom the world has been crucified to … 3 O magnify the Lord with me, and let us exalt his name together. I will bless the LORD at all times: his praise shall continually be in my mouth. Psalm 34:2-4 King James Version (KJV) 2 My soul shall make her boast in the Lord: the humble shall hear thereof, and be glad. To brag,or vaunt one's self; to make an ostentatious display, in speech, of one's own worth, property, or actions. 3 O magnify the LORD with me, and let us exalt his name together. Galatians 6:14, KJV: "But God forbid that I should glory, save in the cross of our Lord Jesus Christ, by whom the world is crucified unto me, and I unto the world." Barnes' Notes on the Bible. Psalms 34:2 Context. BOAST, v.i. The Lord’s Commending (10:18) The approved are not those who commend themselves. 1 (A Psalm of David, when he changed his behaviour before Abimelech; who drove him away, and he departed.) I boast of you to them of Macedonia. 4 I sought the Lord , and he heard me, and delivered me from all my fears. My soul shall make her boast in the LORD: the humble shall hear thereof, and be glad. 18 For it is not he who commends himself that is approved, but he whom the Lord commends. 3 O magnify the Lord with me, and let us exalt his name together. The approved are those who are commended by God. KJV But God forbid that I should glory, save in the cross of our Lord Jesus Christ, by whom the world is crucified unto me, and I unto the world. I will bless the LORD at all times: his praise shall continually be in my mouth. Gr. For though I should boast somewhat more of our authority, which the Lord hath given us for edification, and not for your destruction, I should not be ashamed: Corinthians-2 10:13 But we will not boast of things without [our] measure, but according to the measure of the rule which God hath distributed to us, a measure to reach even unto you. 1. 4 I sought the Lord, and he heard me, and delivered me from all my fears. The word “boast” here refers to that on which a man would value himself; that which would be most prominent in his mind when he endeavored to call to remembrance what he could reflect on with most pleasure. 1 (A Psalm of David, when he changed his behaviour before Abimelech; who drove him away, and he departed.) 17 But he who boasts is to boast in the Lord. St. Paul. 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