Psalm 28 NIRV

A psalm of David. A song for committing the completed temple to God.

1 Lord, my Rock, I call out to you. Pay attention to me. If you remain silent, I will die. I will be like those who have gone down into the grave.

References for Psalms 28:1

      2 Hear my cry for your favor when I call out to you for help. Hear me when I lift up my hands in prayer toward your Most Holy Room.
      3 Don't drag me away with sinners. Don't drag me away with those who do evil. They speak in a friendly way to their neighbors. But their hearts are full of hatred.
      4 Pay them back for their evil actions. Pay them back for what their hands have done. Give them exactly what they should get.
      5 They don't care about the Lord's mighty acts. They don't care about what his hands have done. So he will tear them down. He will never build them up again.
      6 Give praise to the Lord. He has heard my cry for his favor.
      7 The LORD gives me strength. He is like a shield that keeps me safe. My heart trusts in him, and he helps me. My heart jumps for joy. I will sing and give thanks to him.
      8 The LORD gives strength to his people. He guards and saves his anointed king.
      9 Save your people. Bless those who belong to you. Be their shepherd. Take care of them forever.