Psalms 77:1

For the director of music. For Jeduthun. Of Asaph. A psalm.

1 [a]I cried out to God for help; I cried out to God to hear me.

Psalms 77:1 in Other Translations

KJV
1 I cried unto God with my voice, even unto God with my voice; and he gave ear unto me.
ESV
1 I cry aloud to God, aloud to God, and he will hear me.
NLT
1 I cry out to God; yes, I shout. Oh, that God would listen to me!
MSG
1 I yell out to my God, I yell with all my might, I yell at the top of my lungs. He listens.
CSB
1 I cry aloud to God, aloud to God, and He will hear me.

Psalms 77:1 In-Context

1 I cried out to God for help; I cried out to God to hear me.
2 When I was in distress, I sought the Lord; at night I stretched out untiring hands, and I would not be comforted.
3 I remembered you, God, and I groaned; I meditated, and my spirit grew faint.
4 You kept my eyes from closing; I was too troubled to speak.
5 I thought about the former days, the years of long ago;

Cross References 1

  • 1. S 1 Kings 8:52; Psalms 3:4

Footnotes 1

  • [a]. In Hebrew texts 77:1-20 is numbered 77:2-21.
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