Psalm 38

The third of the seven Penitentials, this psalm is glass half empty¬†-- no, make that a quarter --¬†through to verse 14. The opening verses mirror those of the first Penitential¬†Psalm, 6. The singer regrets failure, inadequacy, illness and a thorough-going weariness. Then comes the half full, and an urgent request for comfort: For in you … Continue reading Psalm 38