Psalm 31:1-6 CSB

A Plea for Protection

For the choir director. A Davidic psalm.

1 Lord, I seek refuge in You; let me never be disgraced. Save me by Your righteousness.

References for Psalms 31:1

      2 Listen closely to me; rescue me quickly. Be a rock of refuge for me, a mountain fortress to save me.
      3 For You are my rock and my fortress;a You lead and guide me because of Your name.b

      References for Psalms 31:3

          4 You will free me from the netc that is secretly set for me, for You are my refuge.

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              5 Into Your hand I entrust my spirit;d You redeeme me, Lord, God of truth.

              References for Psalms 31:5

                • d 31:5 - Lk 23:46
                • e 31:5 - Or You have redeemed, or You will redeem, or spirit. Redeem
                  6 If hate those who are devoted to worthless idols, but I trust in the Lord.

                  References for Psalms 31:6

                    • f 31:6 - One Hb ms, LXX, Syr, Vg, Jer read You