David complaineth of delay in help.
Psalms 13:1 To the Overseer.A Psalm of David. Till when, O Jehovah, Dost Thou forget me?for ever? Till when dost Thou hide Thy face from me? Psalms 13:2 Till when do I set counsels in my soul? Sorrow in my heart daily? Till when is mine enemy exalted over me?
He prayeth for preventing grace.
Psalms 13:3 Look attentively; Answer me, O Jehovah, my God, Enlighten mine eyes, lest I sleep in death, Psalms 13:4 Lest mine enemy say, 'I overcame him,' Mine adversaries joy when I am moved.
He boasteth of divine mercy.
Psalms 13:5 And I, in Thy kindness I have trusted, Rejoice doth my heart in Thy salvation. Psalms 13:6 I do sing to Jehovah, For He hath conferred benefits upon me!