Psalms 22:22-24

22 I will declare your name to my people; in the assembly I will praise you.
23 You who fear the LORD, praise him! All you descendants of Jacob, honor him! Revere him, all you descendants of Israel!
24 For he has not despised or scorned the suffering of the afflicted one; he has not hidden his face from him but has listened to his cry for help.

Psalms 22:22-24 Meaning and Commentary

Psalms 22:22-24 In-Context

20 Deliver me from the sword, my precious life from the power of the dogs.
21 Rescue me from the mouth of the lions; save me from the horns of the wild oxen.
22 I will declare your name to my people; in the assembly I will praise you.
23 You who fear the LORD, praise him! All you descendants of Jacob, honor him! Revere him, all you descendants of Israel!
24 For he has not despised or scorned the suffering of the afflicted one; he has not hidden his face from him but has listened to his cry for help.
25 From you comes the theme of my praise in the great assembly; before those who fear you I will fulfill my vows.
26 The poor will eat and be satisfied; those who seek the LORD will praise him— may your hearts live forever!

Cross References 9

  • 1. Psalms 26:12; Psalms 40:9,10; Psalms 68:26
  • 2. Psalms 35:18; Hebrews 2:12*
  • 3. Psalms 33:2; Psalms 66:8; Psalms 86:12; Psalms 103:1; Psalms 106:1; Psalms 113:1; Psalms 117:1; Psalms 135:19
  • 4. Psalms 50:15; Isaiah 24:15; Isaiah 25:3; Isaiah 49:23; Isaiah 60:9; Jeremiah 3:17
  • 5. S Deuteronomy 14:23; Psalms 33:8
  • 6. Psalms 102:17
  • 7. S Psalms 9:12
  • 8. Psalms 13:1; Psalms 27:9; Psalms 69:17; Psalms 102:2; Psalms 143:7
  • 9. S Job 24:12; S Job 36:5; Hebrews 5:7