Psalm 22:1-6 CSB

From Suffering to Praise

For the choir director: according to "The Deer of the Dawn." A Davidic psalm.

1 My God, my God, why have You forsaken me?a [Why are You] so far from my deliverance and from my words of groaning?b

References for Psalms 22:1

    • b 22:1 - Mt 27:46; Mk 15:34
    • c 22:1 - Or My words of groaning are so far from delivering me (as a statement)
      2 My God, I cry by day, but You do not answer, by night, yet I have no rest.
      3 But You are holy, enthroned on the praises of Israel.
      4 Our fathers trusted in You; they trusted, and You rescued them.
      5 They cried to You and were set free; they trusted in You and were not disgraced.
      6 But I am a worm and not a man, scorned by men and despised by people.