Prayer for Rescue from Persecutors.

1 Be gracious to me, O God, be gracious to me, For my soul 1takes refuge in You; And in the 2shadow of Your wings I will take refuge Until destruction 3passes by.
2 I will cry to God Most High, To God who 4accomplishes all things for me.

References for Psalms 57:2

3 He will 5send from heaven and save me; He reproaches him who 6tramples upon me. Selah. God will send forth His 7lovingkindness and His truth.

References for Psalms 57:3

    • a 57:3 - Or "snaps at"
    • b 57:3 - "Selah" may mean: "Pause, Crescendo" or "Musical interlude"
    • c 57:3 - Or "faithfulness"