He says to himself, "God has forgotten; He hides His face and will never see."
Zion says, "The Lord has abandoned me; The Lord has forgotten me!"
How the Lord has overshadowed Daughter Zion with His anger! He has thrown down Israel's glory from heaven to earth. He has abandoned His footstool in the day of His anger.
My people are destroyed for lack of knowledge. Because you have rejected knowledge, I will reject you from serving as My priest. Since you have forgotten the law of your God, I will also forget your sons.
abandoned among the dead. I am like the slain lying in the grave, whom You no longer remember, and who are cut off from Your care.
I will surely forget you and throw away from My presence both you and the city that I gave you and your fathers.
I will say to God, my rock, "Why have You forgotten me? Why must I go about in sorrow because of the enemy's oppression?"
Why do You hide Yourself and forget our affliction and oppression?
Lord, how long will You continually forget me? How long will You hide Your face from me?
Why have You forgotten us forever, abandoned us for [our] entire lives?
Has God forgotten to be gracious? Has He in anger withheld His compassion?" Selah
Do not remember the sins of my youth or my acts of rebellion; in keeping with Your faithful love, remember me because of Your goodness, Lord.
Do not hold past sins against us; let Your compassion come to us quickly, for we have become weak.
Lord, do not be terribly angry or remember [our] iniquity forever. Please look-all of us are Your people!
For I will be merciful to their wrongdoing, and I will never again remember their sins."
[He adds]: I will never again remember their sins and their lawless acts.
"It is I who sweep away your transgressions for My own sake and remember your sins no more.
None of the sins he committed will be held against him. He has done what is just and right; he will certainly live.
When I tell the righteous person that he will surely live, but he trusts in his righteousness and commits iniquity, then none of his righteousness will be remembered, and he will die because of the iniquity he has committed.