Psalm 16:1-6 CEB

Psalm 16

A miktam of David.

1 aProtect me, God, because I take refuge in you.

References for Psalms 16:1

    • { 16:1 - Perhaps <i>inscription</i>
      2 I say to the LORD, "You are my Lord. Apart from you, I have nothing good."
      3 Now as for the "holy ones" in the land, the "magnificent ones" that I was so happy about;
      4 let their suffering increase because they hurried after a different god.b I won't participate in their blood offerings; I won't let their names cross my lips.

      References for Psalms 16:4

        • | 16:4 - Heb uncertain in 16:3-4; Heb lacks <i>because </i>and <i>god </i>in 16:4.
          5 You, LORD, are my portion, my cup; you control my destiny.
          6 The property lines have fallen beautifully for me; yes, I have a lovely home.