Psalm 54 New American Bible (Revised Edition) (NABRE)
Confident Prayer in Great Peril
1 For the leader. On stringed instruments. A maskil of David, 2 when the Ziphites came and said to Saul, “David is hiding among us.”
3 O God, by your name save me.
By your strength defend my cause.
4 O God, hear my prayer.
Listen to the words of my mouth.
5 Strangers have risen against me;
the ruthless seek my life;
they do not keep God before them.
6 God is present as my helper;
the Lord sustains my life.
7 Turn back the evil upon my foes;
in your faithfulness, destroy them.
8 Then I will offer you generous sacrifice
and give thanks to your name, Lord, for it is good.
9 Because it has rescued me from every trouble,
and my eyes look down on my foes.
New American Bible (Revised Edition) (NABRE)
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