Psalm 86:7
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New Living Translation
I will call to you whenever I'm in trouble, and you will answer me.

King James Bible
In the day of my trouble I will call upon thee: for thou wilt answer me.

Darby Bible Translation
In the day of my distress I will call upon thee, for thou wilt answer me.

World English Bible
In the day of my trouble I will call on you, for you will answer me.

Young's Literal Translation
In a day of my distress I call Thee, For Thou dost answer me.

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Psalm 86:7 Parallel Commentaries
The Mercy of God
The next attribute is God's goodness or mercy. Mercy is the result and effect of God's goodness. Psa 33:5. So then this is the next attribute, God's goodness or mercy. The most learned of the heathens thought they gave their god Jupiter two golden characters when they styled him good and great. Both these meet in God, goodness and greatness, majesty and mercy. God is essentially good in himself and relatively good to us. They are both put together in Psa 119:98. Thou art good, and doest good.' This
Thomas Watson—A Body of Divinity

The Third Commandment
Thou shalt not take the name of the Lord thy God in vain: For the Lord will not hold him guiltless that taketh his name in vain.' Exod 20: 7. This commandment has two parts: 1. A negative expressed, that we must not take God's name in vain; that is, cast any reflections and dishonour on his name. 2. An affirmative implied. That we should take care to reverence and honour his name. Of this latter I shall speak more fully, under the first petition in the Lord's Prayer, Hallowed be thy name.' I shall
Thomas Watson—The Ten Commandments

The piety of the Old Testament Church is reflected with more clearness and variety in the Psalter than in any other book of the Old Testament. It constitutes the response of the Church to the divine demands of prophecy, and, in a less degree, of law; or, rather, it expresses those emotions and aspirations of the universal heart which lie deeper than any formal demand. It is the speech of the soul face to face with God. Its words are as simple and unaffected as human words can be, for it is the genius
John Edgar McFadyen—Introduction to the Old Testament

Cross References
Psalm 17:6
I am praying to you because I know you will answer, O God. Bend down and listen as I pray.

Psalm 50:15
Then call on me when you are in trouble, and I will rescue you, and you will give me glory."

Psalm 55:2
Please listen and answer me, for I am overwhelmed by my troubles.

Psalm 77:2
When I was in deep trouble, I searched for the Lord. All night long I prayed, with hands lifted toward heaven, but my soul was not comforted.

Psalm 118:5
In my distress I prayed to the LORD, and the LORD answered me and set me free.

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