Psalm 3 GW/NIV - Online Parallel Bible

 
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1 O LORD, look how my enemies have increased! Many are attacking me. 1 O LORD, how many are my foes! How many rise up against me!
2 any are saying about me, "Even with God [on his side], he won't be victorious." Selah 2 Many are saying of me, "God will not deliver him." "Selah"
3 But you, O LORD, are a shield that surrounds me. You are my glory. You hold my head high. 3 But you are a shield around me, O LORD; you bestow glory on me and lift up my head.
4 call aloud to the LORD, and he answers me from his holy mountain. Selah 4 To the LORD I cry aloud, and he answers me from his holy hill. "Selah"
5 I lie down and sleep. I wake up again because the LORD continues to support me. 5 I lie down and sleep; I wake again, because the LORD sustains me.
6 I am not afraid of the tens of thousands who have taken positions against me on all sides. 6 I will not fear the tens of thousands drawn up against me on every side.
7 Arise, O LORD! Save me, O my God! You have slapped all my enemies in the face. You have smashed the teeth of wicked people. 7 Arise, O LORD! Deliver me, O my God! Strike all my enemies on the jaw; break the teeth of the wicked.
8 ictory belongs to the LORD! May your blessing rest on your people. Selah 8 From the LORD comes deliverance. May your blessing be on your people. "Selah"