David, praying to be restored to the Temple, promiseth to serve God joyfully.
Psalms 43:1 Geue sentence wt me (O God) & defende my cause agaynst þe vngodly people: Oh delyuer me from the disceatfull & wycked man. Psalms 43:2 For þu art the God of my strength: why hast þu put me from the? And why go I so heuely, whyle þe enemye oppresseth me? Psalms 43:3 Oh send out thy lyght & thy trueth þt they maye leade me & bryng me vnto thy holy hyll, & to thy dwellyng. Psalms 43:4 And that I maye go vnto the aulter of God, euen vnto the God of my ioye & gladnesse, & vpon the harpe wyll I geue thankes vnto the (O God) my God.
He encourageth his soul to trust in God.
Psalms 43:5 Why art þu so heuy (O my soule) & why art þu so disquyeted wythin me? O put thy trust in God, for I will yet geue hym thankes whych is the helpe of my countenaunce, and my God.