Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
But Zion said, The LORD hath forsaken me, and my Lord hath forgotten me.
Wherefore, shouldest thou say, O Jacob, or speak, O Israel, - Hidden is my path from Yahweh, And from my God, my vindication, will pass?
My GOD, my GOD, why hast thou forsaken me? Far from saving me, The words of my loud lamentation?
But, I, had said in mine alarm, I am cut off from before thine eyes, - But, indeed, thou didst hear the voice of my supplication, when I cried for help unto thee.
I remember my song in the night, - With my own heart, I commune, And my spirit, maketh search: -
Yet, thou thyself, hast cast off, and rejected, Thou hast been wroth with thine Anointed One!
I say, then - Hath God cast off his people? Far be it! For, I also, am an Israelite, - of the seed of Abraham, of the tribe of Benjamin:
How long, O Yahweh, wilt thou wholly forget me? How long wilt thou hide thy face from me?
therefore, behold me! I will lift you up, - and carry you away, and the city which I gave to you and to your fathers from before my face;
Wherefore shouldst thou perpetually forget us? forsake us, to length of days?
He hath laid hold of Israel his servant, to be mindful of mercies: