Psalm 146 belongs to a series of five psalms known as “the Alleluia Psalms.” Throughout the book of Psalms we can read about victories, defeats, sins, doubts, affliction, war, enemies, downs and ups, etc. However, in this series of “hallelujah” psalms we only find praise to our God.The psalmist opens his song with the following words:
1 Praise ye the Lord. Praise the Lord, O my soul.
2 While I live will I praise the Lord: I will sing praises unto my God while I have any being.