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Psalm 54 :: New Living Translation (NLT)

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Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 54:1 - For the choir director: A psalm[fn] of David, regarding the time the Ziphites came and said to Saul, “We know where David is hiding.” To be accompanied by stringed instruments.

Come with great power, O God, and rescue me!
Defend me with your might.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 54:2 - Listen to my prayer, O God.
Pay attention to my plea.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 54:3 - For strangers are attacking me;
violent people are trying to kill me.
They care nothing for God.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 54:4 - But God is my helper.
The Lord keeps me alive!
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 54:5 - May the evil plans of my enemies be turned against them.
Do as you promised and put an end to them.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 54:6 - I will sacrifice a voluntary offering to you;
I will praise your name, O LORD,
for it is good.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 54:7 - For you have rescued me from my troubles
and helped me to triumph over my enemies.
NLT Footnotes
Hebrew maskil. This may be a literary or musical term.

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