David fleeth to God upon his former experience.
Psalms 61:1 To the Overseer, on stringed instruments.By David. Hear, O God, my loud cry, attend to my prayer. Psalms 61:2 From the end of the land unto Thee I call, In the feebleness of my heart, Into a rock higher than I Thou dost lead me. Psalms 61:3 For Thou hast been a refuge for me, A tower of strength because of the enemy.
He voweth perpetual service unto him, because of his promises.
Psalms 61:4 I sojourn in Thy tent to the ages, I trust in the secret place of Thy wings. Selah. Psalms 61:5 For Thou, O God, hast hearkened to my vows, Thou hast appointed the inheritance Of those fearing Thy name. Psalms 61:6 Days to the days of the king Thou addest, His years as generation and generation. Psalms 61:7 He dwelleth to the age before God, Kindness and truth appointthey keep him. Psalms 61:8 So do I praise Thy name for ever, When I pay my vows day by day!