But I call to God, and the LORD saves me.
Evening,1 morning2 and noon3 I cry out in distress, and he hears my voice.
References for Psalms 55:17
He ransoms me unharmed from the battle waged against me, even though many oppose me.
God, who is enthroned forever,4 will hear5 them and afflict them-- "Selah" men who never change their ways and have no fear of God.6
References for Psalms 55:19
My companion attacks his friends;7 he violates his covenant.8
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His speech is smooth as butter,9 yet war is in his heart; his words are more soothing than oil,10 yet they are drawn swords.11
References for Psalms 55:21
Cast your cares on the LORD and he will sustain you;12 he will never let the righteous fall.13
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But you, O God, will bring down the wicked into the pit14 of corruption; bloodthirsty and deceitful men15 will not live out half their days.16 But as for me, I trust in you.17
References for Psalms 55:23