Category Archives: Psalms

Psalm 41 The One Who Cares for the Poor

  Psalm 41 <To the leader. A Psalm of David.> 1 Happy are those who consider the poor; the LORD delivers them in the day of trouble. 2 The LORD protects them and keeps them alive; they are called happy … Continue reading

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Psalm 40 Experienced Faithfulness and the Hope of Deliverance

Psalm 40 <To the leader. Of David. A Psalm.> 1 I waited patiently for the LORD; he inclined to me and heard my cry. 2 He drew me up from the desolate pit, out of the miry bog, and set … Continue reading

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Psalm 39 There Are No Words

Psalm 39 <To the leader: to Jeduthun. A Psalm of David.> 1 I said, “I will guard my ways that I may not sin with my tongue; I will keep a muzzle on my mouth as long as the wicked … Continue reading

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Psalm 38 A Cry for Forgiveness and Healing

Psalm 38 <A Psalm of David, for the memorial offering.> 1 O LORD, do not rebuke me in your anger, or discipline me in your wrath. 2 For your arrows have sunk into me, and your hand has come down … Continue reading

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Psalm 37 A Song of a Wise Life

Psalm 37 <Of David.> 1 א  Do not fret because of the wicked; do not be envious of wrongdoers,  2 for they will soon fade like the grass, and wither like the green herb.  3 ב Trust in the LORD, … Continue reading

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Psalm 36: The Way of God and the Way of the Wicked

Psalm 36 <To the leader. Of David, the servant of the LORD.> 1 Transgression speaks to the wicked deep in their hearts; there is no fear of God before their eyes. 2 For they flatter themselves in their own eyes … Continue reading

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Psalm 35 Lord, Fight for Me in the Struggle

Psalm 35 Of David. 1 Contend, O LORD, with those who contend with me; fight against those who fight against me! 2 Take hold of shield and buckler, and rise up to help me! 3 Draw the spear and javelin … Continue reading

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