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Psalm 20 KJV/NIV - Online Parallel Bible

King James Version (KJV) New International Version (NIV)
1 The LORD hear thee in the day of trouble; the name of the God of Jacob defend thee; 1 May the LORD answer you when you are in distress; may the name of the God of Jacob protect you.
2 Send thee help from the sanctuary, and strengthen thee out of Zion; 2 May he send you help from the sanctuary and grant you support from Zion.
3 Remember all thy offerings, and accept thy burnt sacrifice; Selah. 3 May he remember all your sacrifices and accept your burnt offerings. "Selah"
4 Grant thee according to thine own heart, and fulfil all thy counsel. 4 May he give you the desire of your heart and make all your plans succeed.
5 We will rejoice in thy salvation, and in the name of our God we will set up our banners : the LORD fulfil all thy petitions. 5 We will shout for joy when you are victorious and will lift up our banners in the name of our God. May the LORD grant all your requests.
6 Now know I that the LORD saveth his anointed; he will hear him from his holy heaven with the saving strength of his right hand. 6 Now I know that the LORD saves his anointed; he answers him from his holy heaven with the saving power of his right hand.
7 Some trust in chariots, and some in horses: but we will remember the name of the LORD our God. 7 Some trust in chariots and some in horses, but we trust in the name of the LORD our God.
8 They are brought down and fallen : but we are risen , and stand upright . 8 They are brought to their knees and fall, but we rise up and stand firm.
9 Save , LORD: let the king hear us when we call . 9 O LORD, save the king! Answer us when we call!