Prayer for Victory over Enemies.

1 May the LORD answer you 1in the day of trouble! May the 2name of the 3God of Jacob set you securely on high!
References for Psalms 20:1
2 May He send you help 4from the sanctuary And 5support you from Zion!
References for Psalms 20:2
3 May He 6remember all your meal offerings And 7find your burnt offering acceptable! Selah.
References for Psalms 20:3
    • a 20:3 - Lit "fat"
    • b 20:3 - "Selah" may mean: "Pause, Crescendo" or "Musical interlude"
      4 May He grant you your 8heart's desire And 9fulfill all your counsel!
      References for Psalms 20:4
      5 We will 10sing for joy over your victory, And in the name of our God we will 11set up our banners. May the LORD 12fulfill all your petitions.
      References for Psalms 20:5
        • d 20:5 - Or "Let us sing"
        • e 20:5 - Or "salvation"
          6 Now 13I know that the LORD saves His anointed; He will 14answer him from His holy heaven With the 15saving strength of His right hand.
          References for Psalms 20:6
            • f 20:6 - Or "mighty deeds of the victory of His right hand"
              7 Some boast in chariots and some in 16horses, But 17we will boast in the name of the LORD, our God.
              References for Psalms 20:7
                • g 20:7 - Or praise "chariots," or trust, or are strong "through"
                • h 20:7 - Lit "make mention of;" or "praise the name"
                  8 They have 18bowed down and fallen, But we have 19risen and stood upright.
                  References for Psalms 20:8
                  9 20Save, O LORD; May the 21King answer us in the day we call.
                  References for Psalms 20:9
                    • i 20:9 - Or "O LORD"," save the king; answer us