Psalms Chapter 77
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1 The Psalmist sheweth what fierce combate hee had with diffidence. 10 The victory which he had by consideration of Gods great and gratious workes.
1 I cryed vnto God with my voice: euen vnto God with my voice, and he gaue eare vnto me.
2 In the day of my trouble, I sought the Lord; my sore ranne in the night, and ceased not: my soule refused to be comforted.2
3 I remembred God, and was troubled: I complained, and my spirit was ouerwhelmed. Selah.
4 Thou holdest mine eyes waking: I am so troubled that I cannot speake.
5 I haue considered the dayes of old, the yeeres of auncient times.
6 I call to remembrance my song in the night: I commune with mine owne heart, and my spirit made diligent search.
7 Will the Lord cast off for euer? and will hee be fauourable no more?
8 Is his mercy cleane gone for euer? doth his promise faile for euermore?8
9 Hath God forgotten to be gracious? hath he in anger shut vp his tender mercies? Selah.
10 And I sayd, This is my infirmitie: but I will remember the yeeres of the right hand of the most high.
11 I will remember the workes of the Lord: surely I will remember thy wonders of old.
12 I will meditate also of all thy worke, and talke of thy doings.
13 Thy way, O God, is in the Sanctuarie: who is so great a God, as our God?
14 Thou art the God that doest wonders; thou hast declared thy strength among the people.
15 Thou hast with thine arme redeemed thy people, the sonnes of Iacob and Ioseph. Selah.
16 The waters saw thee, O God, the waters saw thee: they were afraid; the depths also were troubled.
17 The cloudes powred out water, the skies sent out a sound; thine arrowes also went abroad.17
18 The voice of thy thunder was in the heauen: the lightnings lightned the world, the earth trembled and shooke.
19 Thy way is in the sea, and thy path in the great waters: and thy foot-steps are not knowen.
20 Thou leddest thy people like a flock, by the hand of Moses and Aaron.20
Psalms Chapter 77 Sidenote References (from Original 1611 KJV Bible):
2 Heb. my hand.
8 Heb. to generation and generation.
17 Heb. the clouds were powred forth with water.
20 Exod. 14. 19.
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