Psalm 61 NAS

Confidence in God's Protection.

1 1Hear my cry, O God; 2Give heed to my prayer.

References for Psalms 61:1

2 From the 3end of the earth I call to You when my heart is 4faint; Lead me to 5the rock that is higher than I.

References for Psalms 61:2

3 For You have been a 6refuge for me, A 7tower of strength aagainst * the enemy.

References for Psalms 61:3

    • ʭ 61:3 - Lit "from"
      4 Let me b8dwell in Your tent forever; Let me 9take refuge in the shelter of Your wings. cSelah.

      References for Psalms 61:4

        • ʮ 61:4 - Or "sojourn"
        • ʯ 61:4 - "Selah" may mean: "Pause, Crescendo" or "Musical interlude"
          5 For You have heard my 10vows, O God; You have given me the inheritance of those who 11fear Your name.

          References for Psalms 61:5

          6 You will d12prolong the king's elife; His years will be as many generations.

          References for Psalms 61:6

            • ʰ 61:6 - Lit "add days to"
            • ʱ 61:6 - Lit "days"
              7 He will fabide 13before God forever; Appoint 14lovingkindness and truth that they may preserve him.

              References for Psalms 61:7

                • ʲ 61:7 - Or "sit enthroned"
                  8 So I will 15sing praise to Your name forever, That I may 16pay my vows day by day.

                  References for Psalms 61:8