Psalm 65:2-3 O you who hear prayer,
to you all men will come.
When we were overwhelmed by sins,
you forgave our transgressions.
Here we have what are perhaps the two most attractive things about God: He hears prayer and He forgives sin. Prayer is a feature of every religion, but it makes a huge difference when the object of that prayer is alive and listening! David knew this so well that He used that characteristic of God as a title, addressing Him by it. It only stands to reason that all mankind would gather to such a God. On top of that, God forgives sin. There is a world of difference between forgiveness and indulgence. God doesn’t excuse sin, but He forgives those who are repentant on the basis of His Son’s sacrifice on the cross. David didn’t know about Jesus and the cross, even though He wrote prophetically…
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