Add parallel Print Page Options

Psalm 22

Plea for Deliverance from Suffering and Hostility

To the leader: according to The Deer of the Dawn. A Psalm of David.

My God, my God, why have you forsaken me?
    Why are you so far from helping me, from the words of my groaning?
O my God, I cry by day, but you do not answer;
    and by night, but find no rest.

Yet you are holy,
    enthroned on the praises of Israel.
In you our ancestors trusted;
    they trusted, and you delivered them.
To you they cried, and were saved;
    in you they trusted, and were not put to shame.

Read full chapter

Bible Gateway Recommends

NRSV Cultural Backgrounds Study Bible
NRSV Cultural Backgrounds Study Bible
Retail: $49.99
Our Price: $25.49
Save: $24.50 (49%)
NRSV Pew Bible with Apocrypha, Hardcover, Black
NRSV Pew Bible with Apocrypha, Hardcover, Black
Retail: $17.95
Our Price: $11.99
Save: $5.96 (33%)
5.0 of 5.0 stars
NRSV, Thinline Bible, Bonded Leather, Black, Comfort Print
NRSV, Thinline Bible, Bonded Leather, Black, Comfort Print
Retail: $29.99
Our Price: $19.99
Save: $10.00 (33%)
4.0 of 5.0 stars
NRSV Pew Bible with Apocrypha, Hardcover, Brown
NRSV Pew Bible with Apocrypha, Hardcover, Brown
Retail: $17.95
Our Price: $11.99
Save: $5.96 (33%)
5.0 of 5.0 stars