Psalms 61:2

“From the end of the earth will I cry unto thee, when my heart is overwhelmed: lead me to the rock that is higher than I.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

From the end of the earth wil I cry vnto thee, when my heart is ouerwhelmed: leade me to the rocke, that is higher then I.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

From the end of the earth I call to You when my heart is faint; Lead me to the rock that is higher than I.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

From the end of the earth will I call unto thee, when my heart is overwhelmed: Lead me to the rock that is higher than I.
- American Standard Version (1901)

From the end of the earth will I send up my cry to you, when my heart is overcome: take me to the rock which is over-high for me.
- Basic English Bible

From the end of the earth will I call unto thee, when my heart is overwhelmed: thou wilt lead me on to a rock which is too high for me.
- Darby Bible

From the end of the earth will I cry to thee, when my heart is overwhelmed: lead me to the rock that is higher than I.
- Webster's Bible

From the end of the earth, I will call to you, when my heart is overwhelmed. Lead me to the rock that is higher than I.
- World English Bible

From the end of the land unto Thee I call, In the feebleness of my heart, Into a rock higher than I Thou dost lead me.
- Youngs Literal Bible

(61:3) From the end of the earth will I call unto Thee, when my heart fainteth; lead me to a rock that is too high for me.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Psalms 61:2


61:2 The end - To which David was driven. Lead me - Convey me into some high and secure fortress.


Discussion for Psalms 61

  • Librarygal143
    Yes! Praise God, thank you Jesus.
  • James
    God is a helper of weak souls, so call upon him anytime he is there to lift up.
  • Sharon
    On Christ the solid rock I stand, all other ground is sinking sand.
  • Metse
    Whatever happens in this life we must know that there is someone who's there to wipe all our wiping as He cares so much,no matter what we May come across..
  • Preachmoore
    I received a call 5am from my son. He is having his trails right now. This Psalm will get him through. Thank you Jesus for your awesome character Amen.
  • Dorcas
    to me it mean that what I'm going through right now or what I'm getting ready to go through I need to continue to call on the name of the Lord He is my high place. He will lead me up higher than my storms so I will find rest and peace not will pass all my understanding, because right now it rough, but He that dwell in the rock which is Jesus He will hide you. There's safety in His arms.