For the [music] director; according to The Doe of the Dawn. A psalm of David.

Suffering and Waiting for Deliverance

1 My God, my God why have you forsaken me? [Why are you] far from helping me, [far from] the words of my groaning?

References for Psalms 22:1

    • a 22:1 - The Hebrew Bible counts the superscription as the first verse of the psalm; the English verse number is reduced by one