Episode 333: Psalms of imprecation are those Psalms which make us squirm when we read them. “Break their teeth, O Lord” & “May his days be few.” They are the sons of thunder Psalms which call down fire from heaven. So what can imprecatory Psalms teach us today as New Testament Christians when it comes to our prayer lives, especially praying for our enemies? Tune in as I unpack the significance of these Psalms.
John Piper made a short recording about this that is fantastic and worth listening to. Check it out here: http://www.desiringgod.org/interviews/should-we-pray-for-isis-to-be-saved-or-destroyed