Psalm 20 TNIV

For the director of music. A psalm of David."

1 May the LORD answer you when you are in distress;1 may the name of the God of Jacob2 protect you.3

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2 May he send you help4 from the sanctuary5 and grant you support6 from Zion.7

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3 May he remember8 all your sacrifices and accept your burnt offerings.a9

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    • a 20:3 - The Hebrew has "Selah" (a word of uncertain meaning) here.
      4 May he give you the desire of your heart10 and make all your plans succeed.11

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      5 May we shout for joy12 over your victory and lift up our banners13 in the name of our God. May the LORD grant all your requests.14

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      6 Now this I know: The LORD gives victory to his anointed.15 He answers him from his heavenly sanctuary with the victorious power of his right hand.16

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      7 Some trust in chariots17 and some in horses,18 but we trust in the name of the LORD our God.19

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      8 They are brought to their knees and fall,20 but we rise up21 and stand firm.22

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      9 LORD, give victory to the king! Answer us23 when we call!

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