9 Do not cast me off in the time of old age;Do not forsake me when my strength fails.10 For my enemies speak against me;And those who lie in wait for my life (K)take counsel together,11 Saying, “God has forsaken him;Pursue and take him, for there is none to deliver him.”. The Holy Bible, New King James Version, Copyright © 1982 Thomas Nelson. Psalm 71. NASB (UPDATED) TEXT: PSALM 71:12-16 12 O God, do not be far from me; O my God, hasten to my help! NKJV 1 In You, O Lord, I put my trust; Let me never be put to shame. 10 For my enemies speak against me; And those who lie in wait for my life. 2 Deliver me in Your righteousness, and cause me to escape; Incline Your ear to me, and save me. Used by permission. My lips shall greatly rejoice when I sing to You. Psalm 71:22 : I will also praise thee with the psaltery, even thy truth, O my God: unto thee will I sing with the harp, O thou Holy One of Israel. 3 Be to me a rock of dwelling to which I may continually come; You have given the commandment to save me, For You are my rock and my fortress. 3Be my [a]strong refuge, To which I may resort continually; You have given the commandment to save me, For You aremy rock and my fortress. Ps. 2 b Deliver me in Your righteousness, and cause me to escape; c Incline Your ear to me, and save me. My tongue also shall talk of Your righteousness all the day long. 22 Also t with the lute I will praise You - And Your faithfulness, O my God! God the Rock of Salvation. Copyright © 1982 by Thomas Nelson. Psalm 3:2 also describes the evil sayings of those who attack God's faithful followers with doubt. David, confident in his experience of God's favor, prays for himself and against his enemies. Psalm 71 :: King James Version (KJV) In thee, O LORD, do I put my trust: let me never be put to confusion. . 1 In thee, O Lord, do I put my trust: let me never be put to confusion. And bring me up again from the depths of the earth. 71:1 "I have taken refuge" For this VERB (BDB 340, KB 337, Qal PERFECT), see notes at Psalm 2:12 and 5:11-12. Psalm 71 Forsake Me Not When My Strength Is Spent. 4 (F)Deliver me, O my God, out of the hand of the wicked,Out of the hand of the unrighteous and cruel man.5 For You are (G)my hope, O Lord God;You are my trust from my youth.6 (H)By You I have been [b]upheld from birth;You are He who took me out of my mother’s womb.My praise shall be continually of You. New King James Version (NKJV) NIV KJV ESV NKJV. X. Text Hebrew Bible version. The Holy Bible: King James Version. 14 But I will hope continually,And will praise You yet more and more.15 My mouth shall tell of Your righteousnessAnd Your salvation all the day,For I do not know their limits.16 I will go in the strength of the Lord God;I will make mention of Your righteousness, of Yours only. Psa 71:4. O God, forsake me not; until I have showed thy strength unto this generation,: and thy power to every one that is to come. Psalm 71, KJV. NIV KJV ESV NKJV. ... Psalm 71:8. Most commentators assume this is a prayer of an old man (cf. Ps. LBW Psalm Prayer: Lord God of the living, do not desert us in old age, but help us to follow your will in both good and bad times, so that forever we may praise your faithfulness; through your Son, Jesus Christ our Lord. 1. Chapter 71. 3 d Be my 1 strong refuge, To which I may resort continually; You have given the e commandment to save me, For You are my rock and my fortress. 2 In Your righteousness rescue me and save me; Extend Your ear to me and help me. 7 (I)I have become as a wonder to many,But You are my strong refuge.8 Let (J)my mouth be filled with Your praiseAnd with Your glory all the day. PSA 71:24. It is reasonable to think the author of Psalm 71 made study and meditation upon God’s word a priority through his life, and the result is that he naturally used the phrases and vocabulary of the Scriptures to pray and praise. 2 Deliver me in thy righteousness, and cause me to escape: incline thine ear unto me, and save me. Psalm 71:18 carries the thoughts of Psalm 22:22 and 22:30-31. 25:2, 3You, O Lord, I put my trust;Let me never be put to shame.#Ps. From my youth (71:1-8) PS 71:17 O God, thou hast taught me from my youth: and hitherto have I declared thy wondrous works. ? 12 (L)O God, do not be far from me;O my God, (M)make haste to help me!13 Let them be [c]confounded and consumedWho are adversaries of my life;Let them be covered with reproach and dishonorWho seek my hurt. 3 Be my strong refuge, To which I may resort continually; You have given the commandment to save me, For You are my rock and my fortress. 71 In You, Lord, I have taken refuge; Let me never be put to shame. --See Psalm 119:67 . ... Psalm 71:8 speaking praise. Psalm 71 King James Version (KJV) 71 In thee, O Lord, do I put my trust: let me never be put to confusion. Probably the result of discipline on the nation is intended, though the "sweet uses of adversity" were long ago a truism of moralists. 2 Deliver me in thy righteousness, and cause me to escape: incline thine ear unto me, and save me. 1 In thee, O LORD, do I put my trust: let me never be put to confusion. NKJV 2 Deliver me in Your righteousness, and cause me to escape; Incline Your ear to me, and save me. (71) It is good . Psalm 71:9 9 Do not cast me off in the time of old age; Do not forsake me when my strength fails. Get beautiful Bible art delivered to your inbox. And bring me up again from the depths of the earth. 31:1Deliver me in Your righteousness, and cause me to escape;#Ps. Psalm 71. God the Rock of SalvationIn #Ps. 1 (A Psalm for Solomon.) speaking praise. For u the waters have come up to my neck. 1 In You, O Lord, I put my trust; Let me never be put to shame. King James Version New King James Version. z My eyes grow dim. Psalm 71:19 uses the phrasing of Exodus 15:11. 2 He will judge Your people with righteousness, And Your poor with justice. 2 Deliver me in thy righteousness, and cause me to escape: incline thine ear unto me, and save me. Psalm 71. Psalm 71. But of course, that's not the case. Psalm 71:20-24 Forsake Me Not When My Strength Is Spent. 71:4,10,13,24). My mouth shall tell of Your righteousness. Psalm 71:23 : My lips shall greatly rejoice when I sing unto thee; and my soul, which thou hast redeemed. 2Deliver me in Your righteousness, and cause me to escape; Incline Your ear to me, and save me. Gain a concise, fundamental grasp of what the Bible is all about with our new, NKJV, The Story: The Bible as One Continuing Story of God and His People, NKJV, Abide Bible, Red Letter Edition, Comfort Print: Holy Bible, New King James Version, NKJV, Bride's Bible, Leathersoft, White, Red Letter, Comfort Print: Holy Bible, New King James Version, NKJV, Vines Expository Bible, Comfort Print: A Guided Journey Through the Scriptures with Pastor Jerry Vines, NKJV, Lucado Encouraging Word Bible, Comfort Print: Holy Bible, New King James Version, NKJV Word Study Bible: 1,700 Key Words that Unlock the Meaning of the Bible. Following is the Hebrew text of Psalm 71: … All rights reserved. Let my mouth be filled with Your praise And with Your glory all the day. Deliver me in Your righteousness, and cause me to escape; Deliver me, O my God, out of the hand of the wicked. Psalm 71:3 in all English translations Bible Gateway Recommends NKJV, Cultural Backgrounds Study Bible, Red Letter Edition: Bringing to Life the Ancient World of Scripture 71:9,18) who is being persecuted (cf. 17:6Incline Your ear to me, and Of David. who have shown me great and severe troubles. 2 He shall judge thy people with righteousness, and thy poor with judgment.. 3 The mountains shall bring peace to the people, and the little hills, by righteousness.. 4 He shall judge the poor of the people, he shall save the children of the needy, and shall break in pieces the oppressor. 72 1 A Psalm of Solomon. 2 b Deliver me in Your righteousness, and cause me to escape; c Incline Your ear to me, and save me. Psa 71:4 -. Scripture taken from the New King James Version®. 9 Do not cast me off in the time of old age; Do not forsake me when my strength fails. I have used it as part of a trio of trust psalms, with Psalm 131 providing a picture from the beginning of life, Psalm 23 coming out of the stresses and strains of the midst of life ("even though I walk through the darkest valley", verse 4) and 71 giving expression to reflections of a senior citizen. All rights reserved. Give the king thy judgments, O God, and thy righteousness unto the king's son. 3 d Be my 1 strong refuge, To which I may resort continually; You have given the e commandment to save me, For You are my rock and my fortress. Reading the Psalm. Do not cast me off in the time of old age; Do not forsake me when my strength fails. New King James Version (NKJV). 2 I sink in deep v mire, where there is no foothold; I have come into deep waters, and the flood w sweeps over me. 71:1-6 This opening strophe clearly reveals the mindset of the author. 4 Save me, my God, from the hand of the wicked, From the [] grasp of the wrongdoer and the ruthless, 21 You shall increase my greatness, And comfort me on every side. 19 Also (P)Your righteousness, O God, is [d]very high,You who have done great things;(Q)O God, who is like You?20 (R)You, who have shown me great and severe troubles,(S)Shall revive me again,And bring me up again from the depths of the earth.21 You shall increase my greatness,And comfort me on every side. 3 x I am weary with my crying out; y my throat is parched. Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of mercies and God of all comfort, who comforts us in all our tribulation, that we may be able to comfort those who are in any trouble, with the comfort with which we ourselves are comforted by God. Psalms 71. 69 Save me, O God! 3 Be thou my strong habitation, whereunto I may continually resort: thou hast given commandment to save me; for thou art my rock and my fortress. ... -Proverbs 28:9 (NKJV) Thoughts: WOW, this verse packs a punch. 1 In thee, O LORD, do I put my trust: let me never be put to confusion. For You are my hope, O Lord GOD; You are my trust from my youth. 1 In a You, O LORD, I put my trust; Let me never be put to shame. Deliver me in thy righteousness, and cause me to escape: incline thine ear unto me, and … 2 Deliver me in Your righteousness, and cause me to escape; Incline Your ear to me, and save me. 3 Be thou my strong habitation, whereunto I may continually resort: thou hast given commandment to save me; for thou art my rock and my fortress. 17 O God, You have taught me from my (N)youth;And to this day I declare Your wondrous works.18 Now also (O)when I am old and grayheaded,O God, do not forsake me,Until I declare Your strength to this generation,Your power to everyone who is to come. Deliver me, O my God, out of the hand of the wicked, Out of the hand of the unrighteous and cruel man. You are He who took me out of my mother’s womb. , of Yours only: and hitherto have I declared thy wondrous works. ; c Your. Praise You - and Your righteousness, and cause me to escape ; c Incline Your ear me. 1982 Thomas Nelson, or nonbelievers this is a Prayer of an old man escape ; c Incline Your to! 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