Psalms 61:2

“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.”

1611 King James Version (KJV)




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Other Translations

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

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

  • 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🙏🙏🙏
  • Altrica Hutchinson
    This text reminds us to be still

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