Why Have You Forsaken Me?
To the choirmaster: according to The Doe of the Dawn. A Psalm of David.1 a My God, my God, why have you forsaken me?
Why are you so b far from saving me, from the words of my c groaning?
2O my God, I cry by d day, but you do not answer,
and by night, but I find no rest.
Psalms 32:33 For when I kept silent, my e bones wasted away
through my f groaning all day long.
Psalms 38:88I am feeble and crushed;
I g groan because of the tumult of my heart.
Isaiah 59:1111We all growl like bears;
h we moan and moan like doves;
i we hope for justice, but there is none;
for salvation, but it is far from us.
Lamentations 3:88though j I call and cry for help,
he shuts out my prayer;
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