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Psalm 16:8. I've set the Lord always before me, because He is at my right hand, I shall not be moved. (NKJV)

The right hand here is not related to a position of honor, such as Psalm 110, but a position of defense. Weapons were held in the right hand of warriors and shields in their left hands. If the Lord is at your right hand there is a strong defense.
[Unit 6, BE 109, Transcript, 2]

Psalm 16:9. Therefore my heart is glad and my glory rejoices.
The Hebrew word for glory is really liver.
[Unit 6, BE 109, Transcript, 2]


Psalm 16:10. For You will not abandon my soul to Sheol nor will You allow Your Holy One to undergo decay.

Acts 2:25 quotes this verse and related it to Jesus. "Peter interprets Psalm 16:10 was fulfilled in the Resurrection of Jesus."
[ Unit 6, BE 109, Transcript, 5]

"This is the psalm of the resurrection of Jesus Christ. This was the heart of Peter's message on the day of Pentecost."
[McGee, 694]

This psalm has 2 fulfillments:
1. the hope of David
2. the Resurrection of Jesus.
[Unit 6, BE 109, Transcript, 5]

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