Psalm 1:1-6 Two ways of life contrasted
Psalm 2:1-12 Coronation of the Lord's Anointed
Psalm 3:1-8 A prayer of confidence in God
Psalm 4:1-8 Evening prayer for deliverance
Psalm 5:1-12 A prayer for protection
Psalm 6:1-10 A prayer for mercy
Psalm 7:1-17 Wickedness justly rewarded
Psalm 8:1-9 God's glory and man's honor
Psalm 9:1-20 Praise for victory over enemies
Psalm 10:1-18 A prayer for the overthrow of the wicked
Psalm 11:1-7 "In the Lord put I my trust"
Psalm 12: 1-8 A plea against the wicked
Psalm 13:1-6 How long, O Lord, how long?
Psalm 14:1-7 The characteristics of the godless
Psalm 15:1-5 The characteristics of the Godly
Psalm 16:1-11 Eternal life for one who trusts
Psalm 17:1-15 "Hide me under the shadow of thy wings"
Psalm 18:1-50 Thanksgiving for deliverance by God
Psalm 19:1-14 The works and words of God
Psalm 20:1-9 "Some trust in chariots"
Psalm 21:1-13 Praise for victory
Psalm 22:1-31 A psalm of the cross
Psalm 23:1-6 "The Lord is my shepherd"
Psalm 24:1-10 The King of Glory
Psalm 25:1-22 A prayer for guidance and protection
Psalm 26:1-12 "Examine me, O Lord, and prove me"
Psalm 27:1-14 "The Lord is my light and my salvation"
Psalm 28:1-9 Rejoice because of answered prayer
Psalm 29:1-11 The voice of the Lord in the storm
Psalm 30:1-12 A thanksgiving for deliverance from death
Psalm 31:1-24 "In thee, O Lord, do I put my trust"
Psalm 32:1:11 The blessedness of forgiveness
Psalm 33:1-22 Praise to the Lord for who He is and does
Psalm 34:1-22 The Lord hears the righteous
Psalm 35:1-28 A petition for God's intervention
Psalm 36:1-12 The steadfast Love of God
Psalm 37:1-40 The true state of the wicked
Psalms 38:1-22 The petition of a sick man
Psalms 39:1-13 A prayer for self-understanding
Psalms 40:1-17 Delight to do God's will
Psalms 41:1-13 Comfort for the forsaken
Psalms 42:1-11 An intense longing for God
Psalms 43:1-5 A prayer for deliverance from the ungodly
Psalms 44:1-26 A nation in distress
Psalms 45:1-17 A Psalm for the king's marriage
Psalms 46:1-11 "God is our refuge and strength"
Psalms 47:1-9 "God is the King of all the earth"
Psalms 48:1-14 "God is our God"
Psalms 49:1-20 Trust in God, not wealth
Psalms 50:1-23 The Lord shall judge all people
Psalms 51:1-19 Confession and forgiveness of sin
Psalms 52:1-9 Caution to the prideful wicked
Psalms 53:1-6 The foolishness of men
Psalms 54:1-7 A prayer for protection
Psalms 55:1-23 A cry against deceitful friends
Psalms 56:1-13 A confident prayer for help
Psalms 57:1-11 Prayers in the midst of perils
Psalms 58:1-11 Wicked judges will be judged
Psalms 59:1-17 A prayer for deliverance
Psalms 60:1-12 A prayer for deliverance of a nation
Psalms 61:1-8 A prayer when overwhelmed
Psalms 62:1-12 God only is my rock and my salvation
Psalms 63:1-11 Thirst for God
Psalms 64:1-10 A prayer for God's protection
Psalms 65:1-13 God's provision through nature
Psalms 66:1-20 The great works of God
Psalms 67:1-7 God shall govern the earth
Psalms 68:1-35 Israel's triumphant God
Psalms 69:1-36 A petition in time of distress
Psalms 70:1-5 A prayer for speedy deliverance
Psalms 71:1-24 A prayer for help in old age
Psalms 72:1-20 The reign of the Messiah
Psalms 73:1-28 The perspective of eternity
Psalms 74:1-23 A complaint born of faith
Psalms 75:1-10 A warning to the wicked
Psalms 76:1-12 The glorious might of God
Psalms 77:1-20 When overwhelmed, remember God's greatness
Psalms 78:1-72 God's goodness to Israel in spite of unbelief
Psalms 79:1-13 A prayer for destruction of heathen enemies
Psalms 80:1-19 A prayer for restoration
Psalms 81:1-16 God's plea for Israel's obedience
Psalms 82:1-8 A prayer for righteous Judgment
Psalms 83:1-18 A prayer for destruction of Israel's enemies
Psalms 84:1-12 The Joy of dwelling with God
Psalms 85:1-13 A prayer for revival
Psalms 86:1-17 "Teach me thy way, O Lord"
Psalms 87:1-7 The glories of Zion
Psalms 88:1-18 A cry for deliverance from death
Psalms 89:1-52 Claiming God's promises to David
Psalms 90:1-17 "Teach us to number our days"
Psalms 91:1-16 God is a refuge and a fortress
Psalms 92:1-15 Praises for the Lord's goodness
Psalm 93:1-5 The majesty of God
Psalm 94:1-23 Vengeance belongs only to God
Psalm 95:1-11 A psalm of praise to the great God
Psalm 96:1-13 A call to praise God
Psalm 97:1-12 The Lord is far above all gods
Psalm 98:1-9 Praise to God for his salvation
Psalm 99:1-9 God has been faithful
Psalm 100:1-5 A call to praise the Lord
Psalm 101:1-8 A commitment to holy living
Psalm 102:1-28 The prayer of an overwhelmed Saint
Psalm 103:1-22 Bless the Lord, all you people
Psalm 104:1-35 God's preservation of nature
Psalm 105:1-45 God's wondrous works in behalf of Israel
Psalm 106:1-48 Israel sins against God's love
Psalm 107:1-43 God's wonderful works to the children of men
Psalm 108:1-13 Israel looks to God for help
Psalm 109:1-31 A prayer for punishment of the wicked
Psalm 110:1-7 The coming of the Priest-King-Judge
Psalm 111:1-10 Praise for God's tender care
Psalm 112:1-10 The blessings of those that fear God
Psalm 113:1-9 God's mercies are many
Psalm 114:1-8 God's power demonstrated in the Exodus
Psalm 115:1-18 Trust in God, not in idols
Psalm 116:1-19 Praise for deliverance from death
Psalm 117:1-2 The praise of all nations
Ps. 118:1-29 Thanksgiving for the Lord's salvation
Ps. 119:1-176 An acrostic in praise of the Scriptures
Ps. 120:1-7 Prayer for deliverance from lying lips
Ps. 121:1-8 God's sustaining power
Ps. 122:1-9 "Pray for the peace of Jerusalem"
Ps. 123:1-4 Prayer for mercy
Ps. 124:1-8 The LORD is on our side
Ps. 125:1-5 God surrounds his people
Ps. 126:1-6 "Sow in tears...reap in joy"
Ps. 127:1-5 Children are God's heritage
Ps. 128:1-6 The rewards of faithfulness
Ps. 129:1-8 Plea of the persecuted
Ps. 130:1-8 "My soul waiteth for the Lord"
Ps. 131:1-3 A psalm of humility
Ps. 132:1-18 A prayer for blessing on the sanctuary
Ps. 133:1-3 The joy of brotherhood
Ps. 134:1-3 An exhortation to praise
Ps. 135:1-21 The greatness of the Lord and vanity of idols
Ps. 136:1-26 Praise for Lord's past and present blessings
Ps. 137:1-9 The mourning of the exiles in Babylon
Ps. 138:1-8 Praising the ways of the Lord
Ps. 139:1-24 Living with God
Ps. 140:1-13 Prayer for deliverance from evil men
Ps. 141:1-10 Deliverance from temptation
Ps. 142:1-7 "Thou art my refuge"
Ps. 143:1-12 "Teach me to do thy will"
Ps. 144:1-15 "I will sing a new song"
Ps. 145:1-21 A song of praise
Ps. 146:1-10 The blessedness of trusting God
Ps. 147:1-20 Praising the God of provision and protection
Ps. 148:1-14 All creation to praise the Lord
Ps. 149:1-9 A psalm of the Kingdom
Ps. 150:1-6 "Praise ye the LORD"
Other related outlines: Proverbs, Ecclesiastes, Song of Solomon