Psalm 3 NAS/NIV - Online Parallel Bible

 
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1 O LORD, how my adversaries have increased ! Many are rising up against me. 1 O LORD, how many are my foes! How many rise up against me!
2 Many are saying of my soul, "There is no deliverance for him in God." Selah. 2 Many are saying of me, "God will not deliver him." "Selah"
3 But You, O LORD, are a shield about me, My glory, and the One who lifts my head. 3 But you are a shield around me, O LORD; you bestow glory on me and lift up my head.
4 I was crying to the LORD with my voice, And He answered me from His holy mountain. Selah. 4 To the LORD I cry aloud, and he answers me from his holy hill. "Selah"
5 I lay down and slept ; I awoke, for the LORD sustains me. 5 I lie down and sleep; I wake again, because the LORD sustains me.
6 I will not be afraid of ten thousands of people Who have set themselves against me round about. 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 ! For You have smitten all my enemies on the cheek ; You have shattered the teeth of the wicked. 7 Arise, O LORD! Deliver me, O my God! Strike all my enemies on the jaw; break the teeth of the wicked.
8 Salvation belongs to the LORD ; Your blessing be upon Your people ! Selah. 8 From the LORD comes deliverance. May your blessing be on your people. "Selah"