Unto thee lift I up mine eyes, O thou that dwellest in the heavens.
A. M. cir. 3463. B.C. cir. 541. (Title.) A Song of degrees. This Psalm is probably a complaint of the captives in Babylon, relative to the contempt and cruel usage they received
Behold, as the eyes of servants look unto the hand of their masters, and as the eyes of a maiden unto the hand of her mistress; so our eyes wait upon the LORD our God, until that he have mercy upon us.
as the eyes
so our eyes
Have mercy upon us, O LORD, have mercy upon us: for we are exceedingly filled with contempt.
for we are
Our soul is exceedingly filled with the scorning of those that are at ease, and with the contempt of the proud.