Psalm 77 DBY

1 {To the chief Musician. On Jeduthun. Of Asaph. A Psalm.} My voice is unto God, and I will cry; my voice is unto God, and he will give ear unto me.

References for Psalms 77:1

    • a 77:1 - As Ps. 39 and 62.
      2 In the day of my trouble, I sought the Lord: my hand was stretched out in the night, and slacked not; my soul refused to be comforted.

      References for Psalms 77:2

        • b 77:2 - Or 'was poured out,' or, 'my sore ran.'
          3 I remembered God, and I moaned; I complained, and my spirit was overwhelmed. Selah.
          4 Thou holdest open mine eyelids; I am full of disquiet and cannot speak.
          5 I consider the days of old, the years of ancient times.
          6 I remember my song in the night; I muse in mine own heart, and my spirit maketh diligent search.
          7 Will the Lord cast off for ever? and will he be favourable no more?
          8 Hath his loving-kindness ceased for ever? hath [his] word come to an end from generation to generation?

          References for Psalms 77:8

            • c 77:8 - Omer see Ps. 119.11.
              9 Hath God forgotten to be gracious? or hath he in anger shut up his tender mercies? Selah.
              10 Then said I, This is my weakness: -- the years of the right hand of the Most High
              11 Will I remember, -- the works of Jah; for I will remember thy wonders of old,

              References for Psalms 77:11

                • d 77:11 - Strictly, 'doings,' 'exploits,' Prov. 20.11; Mic. 2.7; 'doings' in ver. 12 and Ps. 78.11 is rather 'actions:' 'work' in ver. 12 is a 'thing done,' as Isa. 45.9.
                  12 And I will meditate upon all thy work, and muse upon thy doings.
                  13 O God, thy way is in the sanctuary: who is so great a ·god as God?
                  14 Thou art the God that doest wonders; thou hast declared thy strength among the peoples.
                  15 Thou hast with [thine] arm redeemed thy people, the sons of Jacob and Joseph. Selah.
                  16 The waters saw thee, O God, the waters saw thee; they trembled, yea, the depths were troubled:
                  17 The thick clouds poured out water; the skies sent out a sound, yea, thine arrows went abroad:
                  18 The voice of thy thunder was in the whirlwind, lightnings lit up the world; the earth was troubled and it quaked.
                  19 Thy way is in the sea, and thy paths are in the great waters; and thy footsteps are not known.
                  20 Thou leddest thy people like a flock by the hand of Moses and Aaron.

                  References for Psalms 77:20

                    • e 77:20 - See Mic. 6.4.