To the chief Musician, to Jeduthun, A Psalm of Asaph.
I cried unto God with my voice, even unto God with my voice; and he gave ear unto me.77.1 of: or, for
In the day of my trouble I sought the Lord: my sore ran in the night, and ceased not: my soul refused to be comforted.77.2 sore: Heb. hand
I remembered God, and was troubled: I complained, and my spirit was overwhelmed. Selah.
Thou holdest mine eyes waking: I am so troubled that I cannot speak.
I have considered the days of old, the years of ancient times.
I call to remembrance my song in the night: I commune with mine own heart: and my spirit made diligent search.
Will the Lord cast off for ever? and will he be favourable no more?
Is his mercy clean gone for ever? doth his promise fail for evermore?77.8 for evermore: Heb. to generation and generation?
Hath God forgotten to be gracious? hath he in anger shut up his tender mercies? Selah.