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|See commentary, Psalms 51-56 | Bible Dictionary | Chronological|
David, complaining of the Ziphims, prays for salvation.
For the Chief Musician. On stringed instruments. A contemplation by David, when the Ziphites came and said to Saul, ďIsnít David hiding himself among us?Ē
54:1 Save me, God, by your name.
Vindicate me in your might.
54:2 Hear my prayer, God.
Listen to the words of my mouth.
54:3 For strangers have risen up against me.
Violent men have sought after my soul.
They havenít set God before them.
54:4 Behold, God is my helper.
The Lord is the one who sustains my soul.
54:5 He will repay the evil to my enemies.
Destroy them in your truth.
54:6 With a free will offering, I will sacrifice to you.
I will give thanks to your name, Yahweh, for it is good.
54:7 For he has delivered me out of all trouble.
My eye has seen triumph over my enemies.