[Preface] [Introduction] [Index]
MATCH EACH STATEMENT WITH THE APPROPRIATE VERSES:
||____Verses 14-15 refer back
to the figure used in these verses.
____There is a prayer for deliverance throughout this section.
____In this section the psalmist states that is affliction is the result of his faithfulness to God.
____This section is made up of pleas for the wicked to be punished.
____If David wrote this psalm as indicated by the title, these verses were probably added by someone else after Jerusalem fell to the Babylonians. (cf 51:18-19, 106:47-48)
____These verses describe the lack of sympathy and comfort extended to the psalmist in his affliction.
____In this section, the psalmist promises to praise God and give thanks for his salvation.