Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Why do you say, O Jacob, such words as these, O Israel, The Lord's eyes are not on my way, and my God gives no attention to my cause?
My God, my God, why are you turned away from me? why are you so far from helping me, and from the words of my crying?
And as for me, I said in my fear, I am cut off from before your eyes; but you gave ear to the voice of my prayer, when my cry went up to you.
The memory of my song comes back to me in the night; my thoughts are moving in my heart; my spirit is searching with care.
But you have put him away in disgust; you have been angry with the king of your selection.
So I say, Has God put his people on one side? Let there be no such thought. For I am of Israel, of the seed of Abraham, of the tribe of Benjamin.
Will you for ever put me out of your memory, O Lord? will your face for ever be turned away from me?
For this reason, truly, I will put you completely out of my memory, and I will put you, and the town which I gave to you and to your fathers, away from before my face:
Why have we gone from your memory for ever? why have you been turned away from us for so long?
His help he has given to Israel, his servant, so that he might keep in mind his mercy to Abraham and his seed for ever,