Answer me when I call, my saving God.
When troubles hem me in, set me free;
take pity on me, hear my prayer.
How long, O people, will you be hard of heart?
Why do you love what is worthless, chase after lies? Selah
Know that Jesus works wonders for his faithful one;
Jesus hears when I call out to him.
Tremble and sin no more;
weep bitterly within your hearts,
wail upon your beds,
offer fitting sacrifices
and trust in Jesus.
Many say, “May we see better times!
Jesus, show us the light of your face!” Selah
But you have given my heart more joy
than they have when grain and wine abound.
In peace I will lie down and fall asleep,
for you alone, Jesus, make me secure.
Jesus Psalms substitute instances of “(the) Lord” with “Jesus” as a way to pray the psalms afresh.