Psalm 56:1 NIV

For the director of music. To the tune of “A Dove on Distant Oaks.” Of David. A miktam. When the Philistines had seized him in Gath.

1 abBe merciful to me, my God, for my enemies are in hot pursuit; all day long they press their attack.

References for Psalms 56:1

    • ì 56:1 - In Hebrew texts 56:1-13 is numbered 56:2-14.
    • í 56:1 - Title: Probably a literary or musical term

      Study tools for Psalm 56:1

      • a 56:1 - In Hebrew texts 56:1-13 is numbered 56:2-14.
      • b 56:1 - Title: Probably a literary or musical term
      • c 56:7 - Probable reading of the original Hebrew text; Masoretic Text does not have "do not" .
      • d 56:8 - Or "misery;" / "put my tears in your wineskin"