A shiggaion of David, which he sang to the LORD concerning Cush, a Benjamite.

1 abLORD my God, I take refuge in you; save and deliver me from all who pursue me,

References for Psalms 7:1

    • l 7:1 - In Hebrew texts 7:1-17 is numbered 7:2-18.
    • m 7:1 - Title: Probably a literary or musical term
      2 or they will tear me apart like a lion and rip me to pieces with no one to rescue me.

      References for Psalms 7:2

      3 LORD my God, if I have done this and there is guilt on my hands—

      References for Psalms 7:3

      4 if I have repaid my ally with evil or without cause have robbed my foe—

      References for Psalms 7:4

      5 then let my enemy pursue and overtake me; let him trample my life to the ground and make me sleep in the dust.c

      References for Psalms 7:5

        • n 7:5 - The Hebrew has "Selah" (a word of uncertain meaning) here.
          6 Arise, LORD, in your anger; rise up against the rage of my enemies. Awake, my God; decree justice.

          References for Psalms 7:6