Psalm 69

A cry for help and mercy during bitter experiences.

1–21 Prayer for help
22–28 Prayer for judgment
29–36 Praise

  • David’s point in verse 21 is that his enemies have made his life bitter.
  • Verse 28 does not mean they lost their salvation, it is a prayer for their death.
  • How did this psalm begin and continue? How did it end? What application can you make?