Psalms, Chapter 63
David's desire and esteem of God, ver. 1 - 4. His satisfaction, and communion with God, ver. 5, 6. His joyful dependence upon God, ver. 7, 8. His holy triumph in him, ver. 9 - 12. A psalm of David, when he was in the wilderness of Judah.

1: Early - Heb. in the morning, Which implies the doing it with diligence and speed. Thirsteth - For the enjoyment of thee in thy house and ordinances. Flesh - The desire of my soul, is so vehement, that my very body feels the effects of it. No water - In a land where I want the refreshing waters of the sanctuary.

2: To see - To enjoy. Power - The powerful and glorious effects of thy gracious presence.

5: Satisfied - When thou shalt fulfil my earnest desire of enjoying thee in the sanctuary.

9: Shall go - Into the grave.

10: Foxes - Their carcases shall become a prey to wild and ravenous creatures.

11: The king - I who am already anointed king. Every one - That sweareth by the name of God, in truth, and judgment, and righteousness. Every sincere servant and worshipper of God. Shall glory - Shall rejoice in my deliverance.

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