Psalm 20 CSB

Deliverance in Battle

For the choir director. A Davidic psalm.

1 May the Lord answer you in a day of trouble; may the name of Jacob's God protect you.

References for Psalms 20:1

      2 May He send you help from the sanctuary and sustain you from Zion.
      3 May He remember all your offerings and accept your burnt offering. Selah
      4 May He give you what your heart desires and fulfill your whole purpose.
      5 Let us shout for joy at your victory and lift the banner in the name of our God. May the Lord fulfill all your requests.
      6 Now I know that the Lord gives victory to His anointed; He will answer him from His holy heaven with mighty victories froma His right hand.

      References for Psalms 20:6

        • a 20:6 - Other Hb mss, Aq, Sym, Jer, Syr read with the victorious might of
          7 Some take pride in a chariot, and others in horses, but we take pride in the name of the Lord our God.
          8 They collapse and fall, but we rise and stand firm.
          9 Lord, give victory to the king! May Heb answer us on the day that we call.

          References for Psalms 20:9

            • b 20:9 - Or Lord, save. May the king