Psalms 6:6-9

6 I am 1weary with my sighing; Every night I make my bed swim, I dissolve my couch with 2my tears.
7 My 3eye has wasted away with grief; It has become old because of all my adversaries.
8 4Depart from me, all you who do iniquity, For the LORD 5has heard the voice of my weeping.
9 The LORD 6has heard my supplication, The LORD 7receives my prayer.

Psalms 6:6-9 Meaning and Commentary

Psalms 6:6-9 In-Context

4 Return, O LORD , rescue my soul; Save me because of Your lovingkindness.
5 For there is no mention of You in death; In Sheol who will give You thanks?
6 I am weary with my sighing; Every night I make my bed swim, I dissolve my couch with my tears.
7 My eye has wasted away with grief; It has become old because of all my adversaries.
8 Depart from me, all you who do iniquity, For the LORD has heard the voice of my weeping.
9 The LORD has heard my supplication, The LORD receives my prayer.
10 All my enemies will be ashamed and greatly dismayed; They shall turn back, they will suddenly be ashamed.

Cross References 7

  • 1. Psalms 69:3
  • 2. Psalms 42:3
  • 3. Job 17:7; Psalms 31:9; Psalms 38:10
  • 4. Psalms 119:115; Matthew 7:23; Luke 13:27
  • 5. Psalms 3:4; Psalms 28:6
  • 6. Psalms 116:1
  • 7. Psalms 66:19, 20
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