Psalm 27:1-5 NIV

Of David.

1 The LORD is my light1 and my salvation2-- whom shall I fear? The LORD is the stronghold3 of my life-- of whom shall I be afraid?4

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2 When evil men advance against me to devour my flesh,a when my enemies and my foes attack me, they will stumble and fall.5

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    • a 27:2 - Or "to slander me"
      3 Though an army besiege me, my heart will not fear;6 though war break out against me, even then will I be confident.7

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      4 One thing8 I ask of the LORD, this is what I seek: that I may dwell in the house of the LORD all the days of my life,9 to gaze upon the beauty of the LORD and to seek him in his temple.

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      5 For in the day of trouble10 he will keep me safe11 in his dwelling; he will hide me12 in the shelter of his tabernacle and set me high upon a rock.13

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