Psalm 54 NIV

For the director of music. With stringed instruments. A "maskil" of David. When the Ziphites had gone to Saul and said, "Is not David hiding among us?"

1 Save me1, O God, by your name;2 vindicate me by your might.3

References for Psalms 54:1

2 Hear my prayer, O God;4 listen to the words of my mouth.

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      3 Strangers are attacking me;5 ruthless men6 seek my life7-- men without regard for God.8 "Selah"

      References for Psalms 54:3

      4 Surely God is my help;9 the Lord is the one who sustains me.10

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      5 Let evil recoil11 on those who slander me; in your faithfulness12 destroy them.

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      6 I will sacrifice a freewill offering13 to you; I will praise14 your name, O LORD, for it is good.15

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      7 For he has delivered me16 from all my troubles, and my eyes have looked in triumph on my foes.17

      References for Psalms 54:7