Psalm 3 NIRV

A psalm of David when he ran away from his son Absalom.

1 Lord, I have so many enemies! So many people are rising up against me!

References for Psalms 3:1

      2 Many are saying about me, "God will not save him." "Selah"
      3 Lord, you are like a shield that keeps me safe. You honor me. You help me win the battle.
      4 I call out to the Lord. He answers me from his holy hill. "Selah"
      5 I lie down and sleep. I wake up again, because the LORD takes care of me.
      6 I won't be afraid of the tens of thousands who are lined up against me on every side.
      7 Lord, rise up! My God, save me! Strike all my enemies in the face. Break the teeth of sinful people.
      8 Lord, you are the one who saves. May your blessing be on your people. "Selah"