Psalms 22:7-8

7 All who see me mock me; they hurl insults, shaking their heads.
8 “He trusts in the LORD,” they say, “let the LORD rescue him. Let him deliver him, since he delights in him.”

Psalms 22:7-8 Meaning and Commentary

Psalms 22:7-8 In-Context

5 To you they cried out and were saved; in you they trusted and were not put to shame.
6 But I am a worm and not a man, scorned by everyone, despised by the people.
7 All who see me mock me; they hurl insults, shaking their heads.
8 “He trusts in the LORD,” they say, “let the LORD rescue him. Let him deliver him, since he delights in him.”
9 Yet you brought me out of the womb; you made me trust in you, even at my mother’s breast.
10 From birth I was cast on you; from my mother’s womb you have been my God.

Cross References 6

  • 1. S Job 17:2; Psalms 35:16; Psalms 69:12; Psalms 74:18; Matthew 27:41; Mark 15:31; Luke 23:36
  • 2. Matthew 27:39,44; Mark 15:32; Luke 23:39
  • 3. Mark 15:29
  • 4. Psalms 91:14
  • 5. S Psalms 3:2
  • 6. S 2 Samuel 22:20; S Matthew 3:17; Matthew 27:43