David wrote this psalm in his old age, of which the former part is prayer, ver. 1 - 13.
The latter part, joyful praise and thanksgiving, ver. 14 - 24.
|71:7||A wonder - For my many and sore calamities.|
|71:15||The numbers - Of thy salvations and mercies vouchsafed to me.|
|71:16||Make mention - To support and comfort myself with the remembrance of it. Righteousness - Of thy faithfulness in making good all thy promises.|
|71:19||Very high - Most eminent.|
|71:20||Bring me - From the grave.|