Psalms 31:14

14 But I trust in you, LORD; I say, “You are my God.”

Psalms 31:14 in Other Translations

KJV
14 But I trusted in thee, O LORD: I said, Thou art my God.
ESV
14 But I trust in you, O LORD; I say, "You are my God."
NLT
14 But I am trusting you, O LORD, saying, “You are my God!”
MSG
14 Desperate, I throw myself on you: you are my God!
CSB
14 But I trust in You, Lord; I say, "You are my God."

Psalms 31:14 Meaning and Commentary

Psalms 31:14

But I trusted in thee, O Lord
His faith revived again under all the discouraging views he had of things, and was exercised upon the Lord; he committed himself to him, believing he was able to help him in his time of trouble, and deliver him;

I said, thou [art] my God;
he claimed his covenant interest in him, and used it as an argument with him to have regard unto him, and as a support to his faith in his present distress; (See Gill on Psalms 7:1).

Psalms 31:14 In-Context

12 I am forgotten as though I were dead; I have become like broken pottery.
13 For I hear many whispering, “Terror on every side!” They conspire against me and plot to take my life.
14 But I trust in you, LORD; I say, “You are my God.”
15 My times are in your hands; deliver me from the hands of my enemies, from those who pursue me.
16 Let your face shine on your servant; save me in your unfailing love.

Cross References 1

  • 1. Psalms 4:5; Psalms 140:6