Psalm 3
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Psalm 3

Confidence in Troubled Times

A psalm of David when he fled from his son Absalom.

1 Lord, how my foes increase!
There are many who attack me.
2 Many say about me,
“There is no help for him in God.”

Selah

3 But you, Lord, are a shield around me,
my glory, and the one who lifts up my head.
4 I cry aloud to the Lord,
and he answers me from his holy mountain.

Selah

5 I lie down and sleep;
I wake again because the Lord sustains me.
6 I will not be afraid of thousands of people
who have taken their stand against me on every side.
7 Rise up, Lord!
Save me, my God!
You strike all my enemies on the cheek;
you break the teeth of the wicked.
8 Salvation belongs to the Lord;
may your blessing be on your people.

Selah



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