Psalm 28 CSB

My Strength

Davidic.

1 Lord, I call to You; my rock, do not be deaf to me. If You remain silent to me, I will be like those going down to the Pit.

References for Psalms 28:1

      2 Listen to the sound of my pleading when I cry to You for help, when I lift up my hands toward Your holy sanctuary.
      3 Do not drag me away with the wicked, with the evildoers, who speak in friendly ways with their neighbors, while malice is in their hearts.a

      References for Psalms 28:3

        • a 28:3 - Ps 26:9-10
          4 Repay them according to what they have done- according to the evil of their deeds. Repay them according to the work of their hands; give them back what they deserve.
          5 Because they do not consider what the Lord has done or the work of His hands, He will tear them down and not rebuild them.
          6 May the Lord be praised, for He has heard the sound of my pleading.
          7 The Lord is my strength and my shield; my heart trusts in Him, and I am helped. Therefore my heart rejoices, and I praise Him with my song.
          8 The Lord is the strength of His people;b He is a stronghold of salvation for His anointed.

          References for Psalms 28:8

            • b 28:8 - Some Hb mss, LXX, Syr; other Hb mss read strength for them
              9 Save Your people, bless Your possession, shepherd them, and carry them forever.