I love you, ; you are my strength.
The is my rock, my fortress, and my savior; my God is my rock, in whom I find protection. He is my shield, the power that saves me, and my place of safety.
I called on the , who is worthy of praise, and he saved me from my enemies.
The ropes of death entangled me; floods of destruction swept over me.
The grave wrapped its ropes around me; death laid a trap in my path.
References for Psalms 18:5
But in my distress I cried out to the ; yes, I prayed to my God for help. He heard me from his sanctuary; my cry to him reached his ears.