Psalm 56:3-13 NIV

3 When I am afraid,1 I will trust in you.2

References for Psalms 56:3

4 In God, whose word I praise,3 in God I trust; I will not be afraid.4 What can mortal man do to me?5

References for Psalms 56:4

5 All day long they twist my words;6 they are always plotting to harm me.

References for Psalms 56:5

6 They conspire,7 they lurk, they watch my steps,8 eager to take my life.9

References for Psalms 56:6

7 On no account let them escape;10 in your anger, O God, bring down the nations.11

References for Psalms 56:7

8 Record my lament; list my tears on your scrolla12-- are they not in your record?13

References for Psalms 56:8

    • a 56:8 - Or / "put my tears in your wineskin"
      9 Then my enemies will turn back14 when I call for help.15 By this I will know that God is for me.16

      References for Psalms 56:9

      10 In God, whose word I praise, in the LORD, whose word I praise--
      11 in God I trust; I will not be afraid. What can man do to me?
      12 I am under vows17 to you, O God; I will present my thank offerings to you.

      References for Psalms 56:12

      13 For you have delivered meb from death18 and my feet from stumbling, that I may walk before God in the light of life.c19

      References for Psalms 56:13

        • b 56:13 - Or "my soul"
        • c 56:13 - Or "the land of the living"