Afflictions: Psalm 3--The security of God's protection. A Psalm of David, when he fled from Absalom his son.
Psalm 3 Psalm 4--1 David prays for an audience. 2 He reproves and exhorts his enemies. 6 One's happiness is in God's favor. To the chief Musician on Neginoth, A Psalm of David.
Psalm 4 Psalm 5--1 David prays, and professes his study in prayer. 4 God does not favor the wicked. 7 David, professing his faith, prays to God to guide him. and to preserve the godly. To the chief Musician upon Nehiloth, A Psalm of David.
Psalm 5 Psalm 7--1 David prays against the malice of his enemies, professing his innocence. 10 By faith he sees his defense, and the destruction of his enemies. Shiggaion of David, which he sang to the Lord, concerning the words of Cush the Benjamite.
Psalm 7 Psalm 11--1 David encourages himself in God against his enemies. 4 The providence and justice of God. To the chief Musician, A Psalm of David.
Psalm 11 Psalm 13--1 David complains of delay in help. 3 He prays for preventing grace. 5 He boasts of divine mercy. To the chief Musician, A Psalm of David.
Psalm 13 Psalm 16--1 David, in distrust of merits, and hatred of idolatry, flees to God for preservation. 5 He shows the hope of his calling, of the resurrection, and life everlasting. Michtam of David.
Psalm 16 Psalm 17--1 David, in confidence of his integrity, craves defense of God against his enemies. 10 He shows their pride, craft, and eagerness. 13 He prays against them in confidence of his hope. A Prayer of David.
Psalm 17 Psalm 22--1 David complains in great discouragement. 9 He prays in great distress. 23 He praises God. To the chief Musician upon Aijeleth Shahar, A Psalm of David.
Psalm 22 Psalm 26--David resorts to God in confidence of his integrity. A Psalm of David.
Psalm 26 Psalm 27--1. David sustains his faith by the power of God, 4 by his love to the service of God, 9 by prayer. A Psalm of David.
Psalm 27 Psalm 28--1 David prays earnestly against his enemies. 6 He blesses God. 9 He prays for the people. A Psalm of David.
Psalm 28 Psalm 31--1 David showing his confidence in God craves his help. 7 He rejoices in his mercy. 9 He prays in his calamity. 19 He praises God for his goodness. To the chief Musician, A Psalm of David.
Psalm 31 Psalm 35--1 David prays for his own safety, and his enemies' confusion. 11 He complains of their wrongful dealing. 22 Thereby he incites God against them. A Psalm of David.
Psalm 35 Psalm 41--1 God's care of the poor. 4 David complains of his enemies' treachery. 10 He flees to God for relief. To the chief Musician, A Psalm of David.
Psalm 41 Psalm 42--1 David's zeal to serve God in the temple. 5 He encourages his soul to trust in God. to the chief Musician, Maschil, for the sons of Korah.
Psalm 42 Psalm 43--1 David, praying to be restored to the temple, promises to serve God joyfully. 5 He encourages his soul to trust in God.
Psalm 43 Psalm 44--1 The church, in memory of former favors, 7 complains of their present evils. 17 Professing her integrity, 23 she fervently prays for relief. To the chief Musician for the sons of Korah, Maschil.
Psalm 44 Psalm 54--1 David, complaining of the Ziphims, prays for salvation. 4 Upon his confidence in God's help he promises sacrifice. To the chief Musician on Neginoth, Maschil, A Psalm of David, when the Ziphims came and said to Saul, Does not David hide himself with us?
Psalm 54 Psalm 55--1 David in his prayer complains of his fearful case. 9 He prays against his enemies, of whose wickedness and treachery he complains. 16 He comforts himself in God's preservation of him, and confusion of his enemies. To the chief Musician on Neginoth, Maschil, A Psalm of David.
Psalm 55 Psalm 56--1 David, praying to God in confidence of his word, complains of his enemies. 9 He professes his confidence in God's word, and promises to praise him. To the chief Musician upon Jonathelem-rechokim, Michtam of David, when the Philistines took him in Gath.
Psalm 56 Psalm 57--1 David in prayer fleeing to God complains of his dangerous case. 7 He encourages himself to praise God. To the chief Musician, Al-taschith, Michtam of David, when he fled from Saul in the cave.
Psalm 57 Psalm 59--1 David prays to be delivered from his enemies. 6 He complains of their cruelty. 8 He trusts in God. 11 He prays against them. 16 He praises God. To the chief Musician, Al-taschith, Michtam of David; when Saul sent, and they watched the house to kill him.
Psalm 59 Psalm 60--1 David, complaining to God of former judgment, 4 now, upon better hope, prays for deliverance. 6 Comforting himself in God's promises, he craves that help in which he trusts. To the chief Musician upon Shushan-eduth, Michtam of David to teach; when he fought with Aram-naharaim, and with Aram-zobah, when Joab returned, and killed of Edom in the valley of salt twelve thousand.
Psalm 60 Psalm 61--1 David flees to God upon his former experience. 4 He vows perpetual service to him, because of his promises. To the chief Musician upon Neginah, A Psalm of David.
Psalm 61 Psalm 62--1 David professing his confidence in God discourages his enemies. 5 In the same confidence he encourages the godly. 9 No trust is to be put in worldly things. 11 Power and mercy belong to God. To the chief Musician, to Jeduthun, A Psalm of David.
Psalm 62 Psalm 63--1 David's thirst for God. 4 His manner of blessing God. 9 His confidence of his enemies' destruction, and his own safety. A Psalm of David, when he was in the wilderness of Judah.
Psalm 63 Psalm 64--1 David prays for deliverance, complaining of his enemies. 7 He promises himself to see such an evident destruction of his enemies, as the righteous shall rejoice at it. To the chief Musician, A Psalm of David.
Psalm 64 Psalm 69--1 David complains of his affliction. 13 He prays for deliverance. 22 He devotes his enemies to destruction. 30 He praises God with thanksgiving. To the chief Musician upon Shoshannim, A Psalm of David.
Psalm 69 Psalm 70--1 David solicits God to the swift destruction of the wicked, and preservation of the godly. To the chief Musician, A Psalm of David, to bring to remembrance.
Psalm 70 Psalm 71--1 David, in confidence of faith, and experience of God's favor, prays both for himself, and against the enemies of his soul. 14 He promises constancy. 17 He prays for perseverance. 19 He praises God, and promises to do it cheerfully.
Psalm 71 Psalm 74--1 The prophet complains of the desolation of the sanctuary. 10 He moves God to help in consideration of his power, 18 of his reproachful enemies, of his children, and of his covenant. Maschil of Asaph.
Psalm 74 Psalm 77--1 The psalmist shows what fierce combat he had with hesitance. 10 The victory which he had by consideration of God's great and gracious works. To the chief Musician, to Jeduthun, A Psalm of Asaph.
Psalm 77 Psalm 79--1 The psalmist complains of the desolation of Jerusalem. 8 He prays for deliverance, 13 and promises thankfulness. A Psalm of Asaph.
Psalm 79 Psalm 80--1 The psalmist in his prayer complains of the miseries of the church. 8 God's former favors are turned into judgments. 14 He prays for deliverance. To the chief Musician upon Shoshannim-Eduth, A Psalm of Asaph.
Psalm 80 Psalm 83--1 A complaint to God of the enemies' conspiracies. 9 A prayer against them that oppress the church. A Song or Psalm of Asaph.
Psalm 83 Psalm 84--1 The prophet, longing for the communion of the sanctuary, 4 shows how blessed they are that dwell therein. 8 He prays to be restored to it. To the chief Musician upon Gittith, A Psalm for the sons of Korah.
Psalm 84 Psalm 86--1 David strengthens his prayer by acknowledging his state, 5 by the goodness and power of God. 11 He desires the continuance of former grace. 14 Complaining of the proud, he craves some token of God's goodness. A Prayer of David.
Psalm 86 Psalm 88--A prayer containing a grievous complaint. A Song or Psalm for the sons of Korah, to the chief Musician upon Mahalath Leannoth, Maschil of Heman the Ezrahite.
Psalm 88 Psalm 89--1 The psalmist praises God for his covenant, 5 for his wonderful power, 15 for the care of his church, 19 for his favor to the kingdom of David. 38 Then complaining of contrary events, 46 he questions, prays, and blesses God. Maschil of Ethan the Ezrahite.
Psalm 89 Psalm 94--1 The prophet, calling for justice, complains of tyranny and impiety. 8 He teaches God's providence. 12 He shows the blessedness of affliction. 16 God is the defender of the afflicted.
Psalm 94 Psalm 102--1 The prophet in his prayer makes a grievous complaint. 12 He takes comfort in the eternity and mercy of God. 18 The mercies of God are to be recorded. 23 He sustains his weakness by the unchangeableness of God. A prayer of the afflicted, when he is overwhelmed, and pours out his complaint before the Lord.
Psalm 102 Psalm 109--1 David, complains of his slanderous enemies. 16 He shows their sin. 21 Complaining of his own misery, he prays for help. 29 He promises thankfulness. To the chief Musician, A Psalm of David.
Psalm 109 Psalm 120--1 David prays against Doeg, 3 reproves his tongue, 5 complains of his necessary conversation with the wicked. A Song of degrees.
Psalm 120 Psalm 123--1 The godly profess their confidence in God, 3 and pray to be delivered from contempt. A Song of degrees.
Psalm 123 Psalm 129--1 An exhortation to praise God for saving Israel in their great afflictions. 5 The haters of the church are cursed. A Song of degrees.
Psalm 129 Psalm 137--1 The constancy of the Jews in captivity. 7 The prophet curses Edom and Babel.
Psalm 137 Psalm 140--1 David prays to be delivered from Saul and Doeg. 8 He prays against them. 12 He comforts himself by confidence in God. To the chief Musician, A Psalm of David.
Psalm 140 Psalm 141--1 David prays that his suit may be acceptable, 3 his conscience sincere, 7 and his life safe from snares. A Psalm of David.
Psalm 141 Psalm 142--David shows that in his trouble all his comfort was in prayer to God. Maschil of David; A Prayer when he was in the cave.
Psalm 142 Psalm 143--1 David prays for favor in judgment. 3 He complains of his griefs. 5 He strengthens his faith by meditation and prayer. 7 He prays for grace. 9 for deliverance, 10 for sanctification, 12 for destruction of his enemies. A Psalm of David.