Psalm 7New International Version (NIV)
A shiggaion[b] of David, which he sang to the Lord concerning Cush, a Benjamite.
1 Lord my God, I take refuge in you;
3 Lord my God, if I have done this
6 Arise, Lord, in your anger;
10 My shield[d] is God Most High,
14 Whoever is pregnant with evil
17 I will give thanks to the Lord because of his righteousness;
Psalm 7New King James Version (NKJV)
Prayer and Praise for Deliverance from Enemies
A Meditation[a] of David, which he sang to the Lord concerning the words of Cush, a Benjamite.
7 O Lord my God, in You I put my trust;
3 O Lord my God, if I have done this:
6 Arise, O Lord, in Your anger;
9 Oh, let the wickedness of the wicked come to an end,
11 God is a just judge,
14 Behold, the wicked brings forth iniquity;
17 I will praise the Lord according to His righteousness,
Psalm 7New Living Translation (NLT)
A psalm[a] of David, which he sang to the Lord concerning Cush of the tribe of Benjamin.
1 I come to you for protection, O Lord my God.
6 Arise, O Lord, in anger!
10 God is my shield,
12 If a person does not repent,
14 The wicked conceive evil;
17 I will thank the Lord because he is just;
Psalm 7Good News Translation (GNT)
A Prayer for Justice[a]
7 O Lord, my God, I come to you for protection;
3-4 O Lord, my God, if I have wronged anyone,
6 Rise in your anger, O Lord!
10 God is my protector;
14 See how wicked people think up evil;
17 I thank the Lord for his justice;
Psalm 7New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)
Plea for Help against Persecutors
A Shiggaion of David, which he sang to the Lord concerning Cush, a Benjaminite.
1 O Lord my God, in you I take refuge;
3 O Lord my God, if I have done this,
6 Rise up, O Lord, in your anger;
9 O let the evil of the wicked come to an end,
12 If one does not repent, God[c] will whet his sword;
17 I will give to the Lord the thanks due to his righteousness,
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