A. M. 2942. B.C. 1062. Maschil of David
Blessed is he whose transgression is forgiven, whose sin is covered.
Save me, O God, by thy name, and judge me by thy strength.
Be merciful unto me, O God, be merciful unto me: for my soul trusteth in thee: yea, in the shadow of thy wings will I make my refuge, until these calamities be overpast.
1 Chronicles 4:10
And Jabez called on the God of Israel, saying, Oh that thou wouldest bless me indeed, and enlarge my coast, and that thine hand might be with me, and that thou wouldest keep me from evil, that it may not grieve me! And God granted him that which he requested.
when he was
1 Samuel 22:1
David therefore departed thence, and escaped to the cave Adullam: and when his brethren and all his father's house heard it, they went down thither to him.
1 Samuel 22:2
And every one that was in distress, and every one that was in debt, and every one that was discontented, gathered themselves unto him; and he became a captain over them: and there were with him about four hundred men.
1 Samuel 24:3
And he came to the sheepcotes by the way, where was a cave; and Saul went in to cover his feet: and David and his men remained in the sides of the cave.
Of whom the world was not worthy:) they wandered in deserts, and in mountains, and in dens and caves of the earth.
with my voice
Hear the voice of my supplications, when I cry unto thee, when I lift up my hands toward thy holy oracle.
I cried unto God with my voice, even unto God with my voice; and he gave ear unto me.
In the day of my trouble I sought the Lord: my sore ran in the night, and ceased not: my soul refused to be comforted.
LORD, I cry unto thee: make haste unto me; give ear unto my voice, when I cry unto thee.