Psalm 3-4New International Version - UK (NIVUK)
A psalm of David. When he fled from his son Absalom.
1 Lord, how many are my foes!
3 But you, Lord, are a shield around me,
5 I lie down and sleep;
7 Arise, Lord!
8 From the Lord comes deliverance.
For the director of music. With stringed instruments. A psalm of David.
1 Answer me when I call to you,
2 How long will you people turn my glory into shame?
4 Tremble and[f] do not sin;
6 Many, Lord, are asking, ‘Who will bring us prosperity?’
8 In peace I will lie down and sleep,
Psalm 12-13New International Version - UK (NIVUK)
For the director of music. According to sheminith.[b] A psalm of David.
1 Help, Lord, for no one is faithful any more;
3 May the Lord silence all flattering lips
5 ‘Because the poor are plundered and the needy groan,
7 You, Lord, will keep the needy safe
For the director of music. A psalm of David.
1 How long, Lord? Will you forget me for ever?
3 Look on me and answer, Lord my God.
5 But I trust in your unfailing love;
Psalm 28New International Version - UK (NIVUK)
1 To you, Lord, I call;
3 Do not drag me away with the wicked,
5 Because they have no regard for the deeds of the Lord
6 Praise be to the Lord,
8 The Lord is the strength of his people,
Psalm 55New International Version - UK (NIVUK)
For the director of music. With stringed instruments. A maskil[b] of David.
1 Listen to my prayer, O God,
4 My heart is in anguish within me;
9 Lord, confuse the wicked, confound their words,
12 If an enemy were insulting me,
15 Let death take my enemies by surprise;
16 As for me, I call to God,
20 My companion attacks his friends;
22 Cast your cares on the Lord
But as for me, I trust in you.