Psalms 61:1

To the chiefe Musician vpon Neginah. A Psalme of Dauid. Heare my cry, O God, attend vnto my prayer.”

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Other Translations

(To the chief Musician upon Neginah, [A Psalm] of David.) Hear my cry, O God; attend unto my prayer.
- King James Version

Hear my cry, O God; Give heed to my prayer.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Hear my cry, O God; Attend unto my prayer.
- American Standard Version (1901)

<To the chief music-maker. On a corded instrument. Of David.> Let my cry come to you, O God; let your ears be open to my prayer.
- Basic English Bible

{To the chief Musician. On a stringed instrument. [A Psalm] of David.} Hear, O God, my cry; attend unto my prayer.
- Darby Bible

To the chief Musician upon Neginah, A Psalm of David. Hear my cry, O God; attend to my prayer.
- Webster's Bible

Hear my cry, God. Listen to my prayer.
- World English Bible

To the Overseer, on stringed instruments. -- By David. Hear, O God, my loud cry, attend to my prayer.
- Youngs Literal Bible

(61:1) For the Leader; with string-music. A Psalm of David. (61:2) Hear my cry, O God; attend unto my prayer.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

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Discussion for Psalms 61

  • John Pritchett
    I thank GOD For his Grace mercy and goodness , For the holy Ghost I remember where I got the Holy Ghost at my church were I stood and I m thankful it s a gift from GOD Acts 2:32 through 2:38! Plus more every thing about the HOLY GOAST in the BIBLE is real It didn t mean just back then it was given! GODS the same yesterday today tomorrow and always Speaking in Tongues is for real TY GOD!Love u
  • Cynthia holiday
    Bless the Lord for his wisdom, Bless him for my understanding of his word let it speak to my heart and spirit all the days of my beautiful long life Amen.
  • SUSAN MTHEMBU
    when my heart is overwhelmed: lead me to the Rock that is higher than i
  • Sheila B.
    I praise and thank God for His Word. I love all the Psalm and I desire to keep all my vows to God. I’m thankful for God’s grace and love. Thank you for the opportunity to share. Let us all be ready, Jesus is coming soon !!!
  • Vanessa
    thank you Abba for being my strength and my shelter, Thank you Lord for being my Rock, Glory be to the Father, Son and Holy Spirit Amen!
  • Lady A
    I know the Lord my GOD heard my cry for each time I call upon the name Jesus he tells me to be still for I am with you Praising GOD all the days of my Life
    LOVE🙏🙏🙏

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