Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
I remembered God, and was troubled: I complained, and my spirit was overwhelmed. Selah.
For the arrows of the Ruler of all are present with me, and their poison goes deep into my spirit: his army of fears is put in order against me.
For this cause I am in fear before him, my thoughts of him overcome me.
For the fear of God kept me back, and because of his power I might not do such things.
Be not a cause of fear to me: you are my safe place in the day of evil.
For my soul is full of evils, and my life has come near to the underworld.
So I will not keep my mouth shut; I will let the words come from it in the pain of my spirit, my soul will make a bitter outcry.
My soul is sent far away from peace, I have no more memory of good.
My heart is deeply wounded, and the fear of death has come on me.
From the end of the earth will I send up my cry to you, when my heart is overcome: take me to the rock which is over-high for me.
I put all my sorrows before him; and made clear to him all my trouble.