Psalms 10:11

10:11 He says to himself,

“God overlooks it;

he does not pay attention;

he never notices.”

Psalms 13:1

Psalm 13

For the music director; a psalm of David.

13:1 How long, Lord, will you continue to ignore me?

How long will you pay no attention to me?

Psalms 51:9

51:9 Hide your face from my sins!

Wipe away all my guilt!

tn Heb “he says in his heart.” See v. 6.

tn Heb “God forgets, he hides his face, he never sees.”

sn Psalm 13. The psalmist, who is close to death, desperately pleads for God’s deliverance and affirms his trust in God’s faithfulness.

tn Heb “will you forget me continually.”

tn Heb “will you hide your face from me.”

sn In this context Hide your face from my sins means “Do not hold me accountable for my sins.”

tn See the note on the similar expression “wipe away my rebellious acts” in v. 1.