A song ·for going up to worship [of ascents; C perhaps sung while traveling to Jerusalem to celebrate an annual religious festival like Passover]. Of David.Lord, my heart is not proud; ·I don’t look down on others [L my eyes are not haughty/lifted up]. I don’t ·do [consider doing] great things, and I ·can’t do [don’t consider doing] ·miracles [wonderful acts].
1 David charged with ambition and greedy desire to reign, protesteth his humility and modesty before God, and teacheth all men what they should do.A song of degrees, or Psalm of David. Lord, mine heart is not haughty, neither are mine eyes lofty, neither have I walked in great matters and hid from me.
A song for those who go up to Jerusalem to worship the Lord. A psalm of David.Lord, my heart isn’t proud. My eyes aren’t proud either. I don’t concern myself with important matters. I don’t concern myself with things that are too wonderful for me.
A song of the stairway, by King David Lord, my heart is meek before you. I don’t consider myself better than others. I’m content to not pursue matters that are over my head— such as your complex mysteries and wonders— that I’m not yet ready to understand.
A song of David for those journeying to worship. O Eternal One, my heart is not occupied with proud thoughts; my eyes do not look down on others; I don’t even begin to get involved in matters too big, matters of faith, state, business, or the many things that defy my ability to understand them.
The song of degrees to David. Lord, mine heart is not enhanced; neither mine eyes be raised. Neither I went in great things; neither in marvels above me. (The song of degrees for David. Lord, my heart is not exalted, or puffed up; nor be my eyes raised up. And I do not concern myself with great things; nor with marvellous things that be so high above me.)
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