Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
LORD, why castest thou off my soul? why hidest thou thy face from me?
For, thou, art my defending God - Wherefore hast thou rejected me? Wherefore in gloom should I wander, because of the oppression of an enemy?
For ages, will My Lord reject? And, not again, grant acceptance any more?
And, about the ninth hour, Jesus uttered a cry, with a loud voice, saying - Eloi! Eloi! lema sabachthanei? that is, My God! my God! to what end hast thou forsaken me?
But nay thou hast rejected, and confounded us, And wilt not go forth with our hosts;