Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
For thou the God of my strength: why didst thou reject me? wherefore darkened shall I go about for the oppression of the enemy?
To the overseer upon the lily of song: poem to David to teach; In the setting on fire Aram of the two rivers, and Aram of the station; and Joab will turn back and strike Edom in the valley of salt, twelve thousand. O God, thou didst cast us off, thou didst break us down, thou wert angry; wilt thou turn back to us?
Understanding to Asaph. Wherefore, O God, didst thou reject forever? will thine anger smoke against the sheep of thy feeding?
Wherefore didst thou break down her walls, and all passing by the way plucked her?
Wherefore, O Jehovah, wilt thou cast off my soul? wilt thou hide thy face from me?
And thou didst cast off, and thou wilt reject; thou didst overflow with thy Messiah.
Will not God? Thou didst cast us off, and wilt thou not go forth, O God, with our armies?
Sawest thou not what this people spake, saying, The two families which Jehovah chose in them, and he will reject them? and they will despise my people from being yet a nation before them.
For Jehovah will not cast of forever:
I say then, Has God rejected his people It may not be. For I also am an Israelite, of Abraham's seed, of the tribe of Benjamin.