Psalms 43:2

“For thou art the God of my strength: why dost thou cast me off? why go I mourning because of the oppression of the enemy?”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

For thou art the God of my strength, why doest thou cast me off? why goe I mourning because of the oppression of the enemy?
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

For You are the God of my strength; why have You rejected me? Why do I go mourning because of the oppression of the enemy?
- New American Standard Version (1995)

For thou art the God of my strength; why hast thou cast me off? Why go I mourning because of the oppression of the enemy?
- American Standard Version (1901)

You are the God of my strength; why have you put me from you? why do I go in sorrow because of the attacks of my haters?
- Basic English Bible

For thou art the God of my strength: why hast thou cast me off? why go I about mourning because of the oppression of the enemy?
- Darby Bible

For thou art the God of my strength: why dost thou cast me off? why go I mourning because of the oppression of the enemy?
- Webster's Bible

For you are the God of my strength. Why have you rejected me? Why do I go mourning because of the oppression of the enemy?
- World English Bible

For thou [art] the God of my strength. Why hast Thou cast me off? Why mourning do I go up and down, In the oppression of an enemy?
- Youngs Literal Bible

For Thou art the God of my strength; why hast Thou cast me off? Why go I mourning under the oppression of the enemy?
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Psalms 43:2


43:1 Nation - So he calls the company of his enemies for their great numbers. Man - Probably Achitophel or Absalom.

43:3 Send out - That is, actually discover them. Truth - Thy favour, or the light of thy countenance, and the truth of thy promises made to me; or the true - light, the illumination of thy spirit, and the direction of thy gracious providence, whereby I may be led in the right way, to thy holy hill. Hill - Of Zion, the place of God's presence and worship.


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