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Everyone on this earth 
will remember you, Lord.

—Contemporary English Version

Psalm 22 opens with the cry recalled by Jesus from the cross—“My God, my God, why hast thou forsaken me?”—but concludes with triumphant language, including this declaration of hope.

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Resources quoted in this issue

GT: Contemporary English Version, copyright © 1991, 1992, 1995 by American Bible Society. Used by permission.

RR: Richardson, Alan. A Theological Word Book of the Bible. London: SCM Press, 1977.

Cit. 4: Buttrick, George Arthur, Harmon, Nolan B., et al., eds. The Interpreter’s Bible: A Commentary in Twelve Volumes. Vol. 4, Psalms, Proverbs. Nashville: Abingdon, 1951–57.

Cit. 8: Sarna, Nahum M. Understanding Genesis. New York, NY: Schocken, 1966.

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