Psalms 142:6-7

6 Listen to my cry, for I am in desperate need; rescue me from those who pursue me, for they are too strong for me.
7 Set me free from my prison, that I may praise your name. Then the righteous will gather about me because of your goodness to me.

Psalms 142:6-7 Meaning and Commentary

Psalms 142:6-7 In-Context

4 Look and see, there is no one at my right hand; no one is concerned for me. I have no refuge; no one cares for my life.
5 I cry to you, LORD; I say, “You are my refuge, my portion in the land of the living.”
6 Listen to my cry, for I am in desperate need; rescue me from those who pursue me, for they are too strong for me.
7 Set me free from my prison, that I may praise your name. Then the righteous will gather about me because of your goodness to me.

Cross References 7

  • 1. S Psalms 17:1
  • 2. S Psalms 79:8; Psalms 116:6
  • 3. S Psalms 25:20
  • 4. Jeremiah 31:11
  • 5. S Psalms 66:11; Psalms 146:7
  • 6. Psalms 7:17; Psalms 9:2
  • 7. S 2 Chronicles 6:41; Psalms 13:6
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