David praiseth God for his deliverance.
Psalms 30:1 A Psalm.A song of the dedication of the house of David. I exalt Thee, O Jehovah, For Thou hast drawn me up, and hast not let mine enemies rejoice over me. Psalms 30:2 Jehovah my God, I have cried to Thee, And Thou dost heal me. Psalms 30:3 Jehovah, Thou hast brought up from Sheol my soul, Thou hast kept me alive, From going down [to] the pit.
He exhorteth others to praise him by example of God's dealing with him.
Psalms 30:4 Sing praise to Jehovah, ye His saints, And give thanks at the remembrance of His holiness, Psalms 30:5 Fora moment [is] in His anger, Life [is] in His good-will, At even remaineth weeping, and at morn singing. Psalms 30:6 And II have said in mine ease, 'I am not movedto the age. Psalms 30:7 O Jehovah, in Thy good pleasure, Thou hast caused strength to remain for my mountain,' Thou hast hidden Thy faceI have been troubled. Psalms 30:8 Unto Thee, O Jehovah, I call, And unto Jehovah I make supplication. Psalms 30:9 'What gain [is] in my blood? In my going down unto corruption? Doth dust thank Thee? doth it declare Thy truth? Psalms 30:10 Hear, O Jehovah, and favour me, O Jehovah, be a helper to me.' Psalms 30:11 Thou hast turned my mourning to dancing for me, Thou hast loosed my sackcloth, And girdest me [with] joy. Psalms 30:12 So that honour doth praise Thee, and is not silent, O Jehovah, my God, to the age I thank Thee!