For the director of music. With stringed instruments. According to sheminith. A psalm of David.

1 abLORD, do not rebuke me in your anger or discipline me in your wrath.
References for Psalms 6:1
    • j 6:1 - In Hebrew texts 6:1-10 is numbered 6:2-11.
    • k 6:1 - Title: Probably a musical term
      2 Have mercy on me, LORD, for I am faint; heal me, LORD, for my bones are in agony.
      3 My soul is in deep anguish. How long, LORD, how long?
      4 Turn, LORD, and deliver me; save me because of your unfailing love.
      5 Among the dead no one proclaims your name. Who praises you from the grave?
      6 I am worn out from my groaning. All night long I flood my bed with weeping and drench my couch with tears.
      7 My eyes grow weak with sorrow; they fail because of all my foes.
      References for Psalms 6:7