A Call for Deliverance

For the choir director. Davidic. To bring remembrance.

1 God, deliver me. Hurry to help me, Lord!a

References for Psalms 70:1

    • a 70:1 - Ps 22:20; 38:23
      2 Let those who seek my life be disgraced and confounded; let those who wish me harm be driven back and humiliated.
      3 Let those who say, "Aha, aha!" retreat because of their shame.b

      References for Psalms 70:3

        • b 70:3 - Ps 35:25; 40:14-15
          4 Let all who seek You rejoice and be glad in You; let those who love Your salvation continually say, "God is great!"c

          References for Psalms 70:4

              5 I am afflicted and needy; hurry to me, God. You are my help and my deliverer; Lord, do not delay.d

              References for Psalms 70:5

                • d 70:5 - Ps 40:17; Dn 9:19