Psalm 7: 1

Psalm 7: 1 «Κύριε ὁ Θεός μου, ἐπὶ σοὶ ἤλπισα· σῶσόν με ἐκ πάντων τῶν διωκόντων με καὶ ῤῦσαί με» “O LORD my God, in You I put my trust; save me from those who persecute me and deliver me” The first verse of this Psalm seems to be a very simple prayer: one that can be offered up to God by anyone. However, when this prayer is understood in its totality, we see it pre-supposes in the believer absolute trust in God’s providence. It is impossible to say to God: “in You have I put my trust”, when our [...]