New International Version
I cry out to God Most High, to God, who vindicates me.
King James Bible
I will cry unto God most high; unto God that performeth all things for me.
Darby Bible Translation
I will call unto God, the Most High; unto God that performeth [all] for me.
World English Bible
I cry out to God Most High, to God who accomplishes my requests for me.
Young's Literal Translation
I call to God Most High, To God who is perfecting for me.
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
I will cry unto God most high - He is the Most High; and therefore far above all my enemies, though the prince of the power of the air be at their head.
Unto God, לאל lael, unto the strong Good, one against whom no human or diabolic might can prevail. David felt his own weakness, and he knew the strength of his adversaries; and therefore he views God under those attributes and characters which were suited to his state. This is a great secret in the Christian life; few pray to God wisely; though they may do it fervently.
That performeth all things for me - Who works for me; גמר gomer, he who completes for me, and will bring all to a happy issue.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
LibraryJune 5. "My Heart is Fixed, O God" (Ps. Lvii. 7).
"My heart is fixed, O God" (Ps. lvii. 7). We do not always feel joyful, but we are always to count it joy. This word reckon is one of the keywords of Scripture. It is the same word used about our being dead. We are painfully conscious of something which would gladly return to life. But we are to treat ourselves as dead, and neither fear nor obey the old nature. So we are to reckon the thing that comes a blessing; we are determined to rejoice, to say, "My heart is fixed, Lord; I will sing and give …
Rev. A. B. Simpson—Days of Heaven Upon Earth
Strong Faith in a Faithful God
As for me, I call to God, and the LORD saves me.
The LORD will vindicate me; your love, LORD, endures forever-- do not abandon the works of your hands.
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