Thoughts from C.H. Spurgeon
on Psalm 1
This could be the Preface for the Book of Psalms having it all the contents of the entire Psalms.
v1 Happy is the man
Happy is a better translation than blessed because the Hebrew word is Ashrai which means being in a state of , maybe like being in the state of Grace.
Blessed -the Hebrew word is baruak ( close) which means that God blesses us and that all blessings come from Him.
The word "man" in the Hebrew it is ish which can me this one,