Morning Prayer of Trust in God.

1 O LORD, how 1my adversaries have increased! Many are rising up against me.

References for Psalms 3:1

2 Many are saying of my soul, "There is no 2deliverance for him in God." Selah.

References for Psalms 3:2

    • a 3:2 - Or "to"
    • b 3:2 - Or "salvation"
    • c 3:2 - "Selah" may mean: "Pause, Crescendo" or "Musical interlude"
      3 But You, O LORD, are 3a shield about me, My 4glory, and the One who 5lifts my head.

      References for Psalms 3:3

      4 I was crying to the LORD with my voice, And He 6answered me from 7His holy mountain. Selah.

      References for Psalms 3:4

      5 I 8lay down and slept; I awoke, for the LORD sustains me.

      References for Psalms 3:5

      6 I will 9not be afraid of ten thousands of people Who have 10set themselves against me round about.

      References for Psalms 3:6

      7 11Arise, O LORD; 12save me, O my God! For You have 13smitten all my enemies on the cheek; You have 14shattered the teeth of the wicked.

      References for Psalms 3:7

        • f 3:7 - Or "smite"
        • g 3:7 - Or "jaw"
        • h 3:7 - Or "shatter"
          8 15Salvation belongs to the LORD; Your 16blessing be upon Your people! Selah.

          References for Psalms 3:8

            • i 3:8 - Or "Deliverance"
            • j 3:8 - Or "is"