Psalm 40:1-6 NRS

1 I waited patiently for the Lord; he inclined to me and heard my cry.
2 He drew me up from the desolate pit, a out of the miry bog, and set my feet upon a rock, making my steps secure.

References for Psalms 40:2

    • © 40:2 - Cn: Heb [pit of tumult]
      3 He put a new song in my mouth, a song of praise to our God. Many will see and fear, and put their trust in the Lord.
      4 Happy are those who make the Lord their trust, who do not turn to the proud, to those who go astray after false gods.
      5 You have multiplied, O Lord my God, your wondrous deeds and your thoughts toward us; none can compare with you. Were I to proclaim and tell of them, they would be more than can be counted.
      6 Sacrifice and offering you do not desire, but you have given me an open ear. b Burnt offering and sin offering you have not required.

      References for Psalms 40:6

        • ª 40:6 - Heb [ears you have dug for me]