Psalm 3:1-6 NLT

A psalm of David, regarding the time David fled from his son Absalom.

1 O LORD, I have so many enemies; so many are against me.

References for Psalms 3:1

      2 So many are saying, "God will never rescue him!" Interlude a

      References for Psalms 3:2

        • d 3:2 - Hebrew <I>Selah.</I> The meaning of this word is uncertain, though it is probably a musical or literary term. It is rendered <I>Interlude</I> throughout the Psalms.
          3 But you, O LORD, are a shield around me, my glory, and the one who lifts my head high.
          4 I cried out to the LORD, and he answered me from his holy mountain. Interlude
          5 I lay down and slept. I woke up in safety, for the LORD was watching over me.
          6 I am not afraid of ten thousand enemies who surround me on every side.