32:5 Then I confessed my sin;
I no longer covered up my wrongdoing.
I said, “I will confess 1 my rebellious acts to the Lord.”
And then you forgave my sins. 2 (Selah)
while there is a window of opportunity. 4
it will not reach them. 7
32:7 You are my hiding place;
you protect me from distress.
You surround me with shouts of joy from those celebrating deliverance. 8 (Selah)
2 tn Heb “the wrongdoing of my sin.” By joining synonyms for “sin” in this way, the psalmist may be emphasizing the degree of his wrongdoing.
4 tn Heb “at a time of finding.” This may mean, “while there is time to ‘find’ [the
5 tn The Hebrew term רַק (raq) occasionally has an asseverative force.
6 sn The surging water is here a metaphor for trouble that endangers one’s life.
8 tn Heb “[with] shouts of joy of deliverance you surround me.”